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Flights from Rhodes to Athens

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Flight information Rhodes to Athens International

Cheapest return price last month

£49

Direct airlines

3

Flights per week

33

Average flight time, total distance 251 miles

0h 50min

Most popular airline last month

Olympic Air

Athens International

1 airport

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Flight Information

There are plenty of cheap flights from Rhodes to Athens available year-round, especially during the summer months during peak travel season. Direct flights from Rhodes to Athens are available from Aegean Airlines, Olympic Airlines, and Ryanair. It is easy to get to Rhodes International Airport (RHO) from the city centre; the airport is only about 8 miles away. There are buses available which run approximately every 20 minutes if you need to take public transport. Make sure you allow enough time to arrive at the airport about one hour before your flight leaves. You'll also want to ensure that you have personal identification documents with you for the security check at the airport.

At the airport in Rhodes, there are some small shops where you can enjoy a cup of coffee or soft drink, a snack, or other last-minute items before your flight. There is only one terminal, which is easy to navigate for those boarding flights from Rhodes to Athens. After your quick flight from Rhodes to Athens International Airport (ATH), a shuttle will take you to the arrivals terminal. You'll pass through customs if you're not a citizen of Greece and then be able to pick up your baggage in the same terminal.

Right outside the arrivals terminal, you'll find buses for transport to either the centre of Athens or the port of Piraeus. Buses run frequently and are inexpensive if you're travelling on a budget. There are also taxis and private hire cars available. While you're waiting for your transport to arrive, you can find ways in the terminal to spend your time. Dine at restaurants like EatGreek Kouzina, Everest, or the Air Canteen for some Greek street food. You can also shop for duty-free goods at Hellenic Travel.

What to Expect in Athens

When you book cheap flights from Rhodes to Athens, you shouldn't experience any jet lag or difference in climate. Athens and Rhodes are on the same time zone, and the weather is similar too. Average temperatures in Athens range from 10 °C in winter to the high twenties in summer.

Be aware that summer is the peak holiday season in Athens, so prices may be slightly higher than normal. You'll find that prices are similar between the two cities as well with restaurant meals being slightly cheaper in Athens than in Rhodes.

Athens is an exciting city and full of historical sites to see. Check out the Acropolis Museum, the National Archaeological Museum, and the Acropolis itself. You can stroll around the old historical neighborhood of the Plaka area below the Acropolis. Here, you'll have fun exploring all the great gift shops and tavernas like To Kafeneio or the famous Bairaktaris.

It's fast and simple to compare options and find the best deal for cheap flights from Rhodes to Athens. While you're searching for flights, you can make your hotel or car hire reservations at the same time.

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