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The lowest prices found within the past 7 days from Riyadh to Athens were £160 for one-way flights and £282 for return flights, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Sun, 1 Aug
RUH
King Khaled Intl.
ATH
Eleftherios Venizelos
£160
Etihad Airways
Mon, 13 Sep - Thu, 30 Sep
RUH
King Khaled Intl.
ATH
Eleftherios Venizelos
£282
Aegean
Sun, 1 Aug
RUH
King Khaled Intl.
ATH
Eleftherios Venizelos
£291
British Airways
Mon, 2 Aug - Thu, 5 Aug
RUH
King Khaled Intl.
ATH
Eleftherios Venizelos
£296
Aegean
Mon, 9 Aug - Thu, 26 Aug
RUH
King Khaled Intl.
ATH
Eleftherios Venizelos
£311
Aegean
Fri, 30 Jul - Thu, 5 Aug
RUH
King Khaled Intl.
ATH
Eleftherios Venizelos
£312
Aegean
Sun, 19 Sep - Tue, 5 Oct
RUH
King Khaled Intl.
ATH
Eleftherios Venizelos
£318
Pegasus Airlines
Sun, 1 Aug
RUH
King Khaled Intl.
ATH
Eleftherios Venizelos
£357
British Airways
Sun, 1 Aug
RUH
King Khaled Intl.
ATH
Eleftherios Venizelos
£379
Qatar Airways
Sun, 1 Aug
RUH
King Khaled Intl.
ATH
Eleftherios Venizelos
£379
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Cheap Flights from Riyadh to Athens & Flight Information
Origin Airport IATA CodeRUH
Destination Airport IATA CodeATH
Number Of Flight Options1
Flight Price£282

Helpful Riyadh to Athens (RUH - ATH) Flight Information

Traveling From Riyadh
Origin Airport IATA Code RUH
Traveling To Athens
Destination Airport IATA Code ATH
Number of Airlines Serving 1
Available Airlines Etihad Airways, Aegean, British Airways, Pegasus Airlines, Qatar Airways, Emirates
Distance 2584 km
Direct Flight Time 4 0
Flight Price £282

FAQs about flights from Riyadh to Athens

Is it possible to fly from Riyadh to Athens right now?

Stay informed about current health guidelines and flying restrictions by checking the Covid-19 Travel Advisor. This is the page to visit for the latest requirements for your flights from Riyadh to Athens.

How long is a direct flight from Riyadh to Athens?

Your next thrilling adventure is right on the other end of a flight of 4 hours. That's the average time it takes to cover the total distance of 1,616 miles between Riyadh and Athens.

Can I cancel my flight booking to Athens due to COVID-19?

As an Ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Athens booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.

What are the best airports for Riyadh to Athens flights?

Leave from King Khaled Intl. Airport (RUH) and then step off the plane at Athens Airport (ATH-Eleftherios Venizelos). That's what you'll most likely be doing if you fly from Riyadh to Athens.

What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Riyadh to Athens?

Fantastic service, spacious seats and a great rewards programme are some factors that differentiate one airline from another. While you'll find multiple airlines advertising flights from Riyadh to Athens, these are some of the most popular picks:

  • EgyptAir with 86 flights every month.
  • Qatar Airways with 30 flights every month.
  • Emirates with 30 flights every month.
  • Pegasus Airlines with 30 flights every month.
  • Lufthansa with 30 flights every month.
  • Gulf Air with 21 flights every month.
How many flights are there from Riyadh to Athens?

With 10 flights running between Riyadh and Athens daily, it's never too late to arrange a fun-filled trip to Athens.

What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

This is one is easy to remember: Flight Fridays. We found that tickets booked on a Friday resulted in the best deal on average in 2020. However, Wednesdays can be the worst days to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2020.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2020, Monday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly. That's definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Weekends may seem like the most logical time to start your holiday, but airline tickets were on average more expensive for flights departing on Saturdays, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.

*According to flight demand on ebookers.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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To find the cheapest flights from Riyadh to Athens, you can also travel outside peak season. The more flexible you can be on travel dates, the easier it is to find those cheap flight tickets. We know, for example, that the cheapest time to travel between Riyadh to Athens is September. In the current list of deals available, prices start at £282 and can rise to £379 for return flights.  

Find the best flight from Riyadh to Athens  

Every day between Riyadh and Athens, 1 flights from 1 airlines jet back and forth. And with ebookers, you can book tickets for any one of those flights. If you book a direct flight with Saudia, you’ll arrive safely in your destination in around 4hours. If you can think of a quicker way to cover the 2584 km between null and null, let us know! 

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We only need a little information to give you a lot of choice. Just tell us when you’re planning your family holiday, long weekend, luxury getaway or quick business trip, and we’ll do the rest. And to keep your choice-making easy, we’ve given you plenty of ways to narrow down your search. Choose one-way, roundtrip or multi city flights, select your preferred airline, your time of arrival and departure and cabin class using the filters.  

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We want the experience of booking your flight from Riyadh to Athens to be as simple as possible. That’s why we designed our search and filter options to make your life easy. Whether you are travelling on business or for pleasure, ebookers has you covered. 

When you’re ready to book, our service is always fast and transparent. We know plans change, so we have a range of flexible booking options. Choose between refundable bookings and flights with no charges should you need to rearrange and travel stress-free. 

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Place to stay after flight from Riyadh to Athens

Athens Gate Hotel

Athens Gate Hotel

4 out of 5
10 Syngrou Avenue, Athens, Attiki
The price is £92 per night from 28 Jun to 28 Jun
Located in Athens City Centre, this hotel is steps away from Greek Evangelical Church, Arch of Hadrian and Temple of Olympian Zeus. Theatre of Dionysus and Museum ...
4.3/5Excellent! (24 reviews)
"Nice hotel,friendly staff,cleaning room near the bus stop. Breakfast is really good."

Reviewed on 8 Mar 2020

Athens Gate Hotel
Sofitel Athens Airport

Sofitel Athens Airport

5 out of 5
Athens International Airport, Spata-Artemida, Attiki
The price is £168 per night from 5 Jul to 5 Jul
Situated in Spata-Artemida, this luxury hotel is 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from Metropolitan Expo, and within 12 mi (20 km) of Factory Outlet Airport and Vorres Museum. ...
4.1/5Very Good! (9 reviews)
"there was a a very long queue for check in and very slow"

Reviewed on 2 Dec 2019

Sofitel Athens Airport
Electra Palace Athens

Electra Palace Athens

5 out of 5
18 - 20 N Nikodimou Street, Athens, Attiki
The price is £158 per night from 28 Jun to 28 Jun
Located in Athens City Centre, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Adrianou Street, Syntagma Square, and Ermou Street. Acropolis and Hellenic Parliament ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (22 reviews)
"Hotel in Great location for shopping, bars and restaurants and of course, what you come to Athens for, Archeologic sites, all within walking distance."

Reviewed on 3 Nov 2019

Electra Palace Athens

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Electra Metropolis Athens

Electra Metropolis Athens

5 out of 5
15 Mitropoleos Street, Athens, Attiki
The price is £187 per night from 27 Jun to 27 Jun
Located in Athens City Centre, this luxury hotel is steps away from Maria Callas Museum, Syntagma Square and Ermou Street. Hellenic Parliament and Roman Agora ...
4.8/5Exceptional! (15 reviews)
"The team that works there is amazing!!!! Front of house in particular!!!"

Reviewed on 27 Dec 2019

Electra Metropolis Athens
Elia Ermou Athens Hotel

Elia Ermou Athens Hotel

4 out of 5
15-17 Ermou, Athens, Atikki
The price is £109 per night from 27 Jun to 27 Jun
Located in Athens City Centre, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Monastiraki Flea Market, Zappeion Hall and Acropolis. Ancient Agora of Athens and Acropolis ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (4 reviews)
"Great location and excellent service! The breakfast on the rooftop terrace was very good. Only drawback was the 2 single beds instead of a double bed (didn't see a choice for my type of room)"

Reviewed on 13 Oct 2020

Elia Ermou Athens Hotel
COCO-MAT Athens BC

COCO-MAT Athens BC

5 out of 5
5 Falirou, Athens
The price is £166 per night from 1 Jul to 1 Jul
Located in Athens City Centre, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Acropolis Museum, Acropolis, and Temple of Olympian Zeus. Syntagma Square and ...
4.7/5Exceptional! (18 reviews)
"The excellent staff and it’s location. We felt at home and will definitely stay there again."

Reviewed on 7 Jun 2021

COCO-MAT Athens BC
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*Savings based on all holiday package bookings with Flight + Hotel on ebookers.com from January 2017 to December 2017, as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages. For Free Flight or 100% Off Flight deals, package savings is greater than or equal to the current cost of one component, when both are priced separately.

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Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.