New York to Athens flight time

What is the flight time from New York to Athens

On average there are 4 flights flying direct each day from New York to Athens. Below you will find the shortest flight time, the average flight time and also the longest flight time.

Flight duration from New York to Athens

Depart
JFK
Arrive
ATH

The average flight time for a direct flight from New York to Athens is 9 hours 36 minutes.

The fastest direct flight from New York (JFK) to Athens (ATH) has a duration of 9 hours 10 minutes.

A distance of 4,926 miles / 7,928 km.

Related: Return journey Athens to New York flight duration

Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between New York, United States and Athens, Greece? Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 9 hours 36 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.

Direct flights

New York Newark to Athens International
carrier logo Flying with Emirates
Total flight time
9 hours 10 minutes
New York John F. Kennedy to Athens International
carrier logo Flying with KLM
Total flight time
9 hours 45 minutes
New York John F. Kennedy to Athens International
carrier logo Flying with Alitalia
Total flight time
9 hours 45 minutes

Direct flight duration breakdown

  • Average flight duration: 9 hours 36 minutes
  • Shortest flight duration: 9 hours 10 minutes
  • Longest flight duration: 9 hours 45 minutes
  • Average daily flights: 4

Indirect (multi stop) flight times and durations

New York to Athens flight time via London Gatwick | JFK to ATH via LGW

carrier logo New York to London Gatwick
7 hours 00 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
6 hours 10 minutes
carrier logo London Gatwick to Athens
3 hours 35 minutes
Total journey time
16 hours 45 minutes

New York to Athens flight time via Moscow Sheremetyevo | JFK to ATH via SVO

carrier logo New York to Moscow Sheremetyevo
9 hours 00 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours 55 minutes
carrier logo Moscow Sheremetyevo to Athens
4 hours 05 minutes
Total journey time
15 hours

New York to Athens flight time via Edinburgh | JFK to ATH via EDI

carrier logo New York to Edinburgh
6 hours 30 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
6 hours 50 minutes
carrier logo Edinburgh to Athens
4 hours 00 minutes
Total journey time
17 hours 20 minutes

New York to Athens flight time via Amsterdam | JFK to ATH via AMS

carrier logo New York to Amsterdam
7 hours 00 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
8 hours 45 minutes
carrier logo Amsterdam to Athens
3 hours 15 minutes
Total journey time
19 hours

Flights from New York to Athens | Airports, Distances & Flight Duration

New York to Athens flight time information

  • The average flight time from New York to Athens is 9 hours 36 minutes
  • Distance from New York to Athens is 4,926 miles / 7,928 km
  • New York is served by 3 airports New York John F. Kennedy International Airport , New York Newark Liberty International Airport , New York LaGuardia Airport
  • Athens is served by 1 airports Athens Eleftherios Venizelos
  • The currency in Athens, Greece is the Euro

Airlines flying between New York and Athens

Most popular airlines that fly the route between New York and Athens

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Popular routes from New York

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New York & Athens local time and timezones

Athens, Greece time is 7 hours ahead of New York, United States

Day and time in New York, United States: Fri, 14 Dec, 2018,
New York Timezone: EST (-05:00)
01:34
Day and time in Athens, Greece: Fri, 14 Dec, 2018,
Athens Timezone: EET (+02:00)
08:34

Jet Lag effects from flying between New York and Athens

Advice on ways to combat jet lag gained from flying between New York and Athens

New York to Athens jet lag effects

New York to Athens ticket price search

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The cheapest months to travel from New York to Athens

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