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Americans Can Now Fly Nonstop To Greece From These 7 U.S. Cities This Summer

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If you're dreaming of a trip to Greece this year, these are all the cities in the U.S. that will have nonstop flights to Athens this summer.

Greece is set to be one of the most popular destinations of the year, and it's easier than ever to get there with new nonstop flights.

Although Athens still does not have as many direct flights from the U.S. as other European capitals, there are still 7 U.S. cities with nonstop flights.

Curious about what they are? Let's take a look!

Woman in Athens Greece

1. New York, New York

Three airlines offer seasonal flights to Athens out of New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport. These airlines are Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, and newcomer Norse Atlantic Airways.

Norse Atlantic Airways just announced its new route earlier this month. The low-cost airline will offer five flights weekly from May to October from JFK to Athens, Greece.

You can snag the best deals on this airline during the off-peak months of September and October when fares are as low as $249 one-way.

A picturesque alleyway in Athens, Greece

2. Newark, New Jersey

Another city with nonstop flights to Athens is Newark, New Jersey. Travelers can fly from Newark Liberty International Airport to Athens year-round on Emirates.

United Airlines also will also offer seasonal flights from EWR to ATH beginning in March.

This is the perfect time of year to explore Athens before it gets too hot, crowded, and expensive during the peak summer months!

Emirates Plane

3. Washington, D.C.

Travelers located in the Washington, D.C. area will be pleased to learn that there's a nonstop flight from Dulles International Airport (IAD) to Athens beginning this spring.

United Airlines will operate daily flights from April through October this year.

Young female tourist admiring the Parthenon, Acropolis in Athens- travel, tour tourism in Greece

4. Boston, Massachusetts

Another city with a direct connection to Greece? Boston. Delta Air Lines will fly daily nonstop flights from Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) to Athens starting in April.

With Athens breaking all-time tourism records in 2023 and only getting more popular, this year is the perfect time to finally plan that dream trip to Greece.

Delta plane flying

5. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Travelers in Philadelphia can also fly directly to Greece beginning this summer. American Airlines will be offering a service from Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) to Athens.

Daily flights will begin in May and last through September.

Skyline of Athens Greece

6. Chicago, Illinois

If you're based in Chicago, you now have multiple options for flying nonstop to Athens this summer.

American Airlines will be once again offering seasonal flights from Chicago's O'Hare International Airport (ORD) to Athens. These flights will be daily from May through October.

Earlier this week, United Airlines announced a new route to Athens too. Beginning in late May and lasting through August, the airline will fly daily from ORD to ATH.

Boeing 777 United Airlines flying over amazing sunset

7. Atlanta, Georgia

Finally, travelers can fly from Atlanta to Athens nonstop on Delta Air Lines. This seasonal route begins in March, just in time for a spring visit to Greece.

The airline operates daily flights to Athens, making it the perfect time to visit this record-breaking country that is on the bucket list for so many travelers.

Woman with photo camera near Hephaistos temple in Agora near Acropolis in Athens, Greece

Nonstop Flights To Athens, Greece From The U.S.

These are the 7 U.S. cities offering nonstop flights to Athens, Greece this summer.

There are no nonstop flights from the U.S. to any other destinations in Greece (like the popular islands of Santorini and Mykonos), but once you get to Athens, you can simply hop on a quick domestic flight to one of the islands.

Some other exciting seasonal routes from the U.S. to Europe include nonstop flights to Faro, Portugal, Naples, Italy, and the Spanish island of Mallorca.

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