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Book Cheap Flights from Johannesburg to Greece

Cheapest flights to Greece

Cheapest flights to Greece in the next 3 months

Flight Route Airline Trip Type Travel Dates Searched Price from
Johannesburg - Athens Emirates Return Nov 13 - Nov 17 1 day ago R7,889

Flights from Johannesburg to Greece

Flights from Johannesburg to Greece will have you arriving in ‘the cradle of Western civilization’ within approximately 13 hours and 50 minutes. Planes will start their journey from either O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB) or Lanseria International Airport (HLA), before depositing you at Athens International Airport (ATH). Popular airlines flying from Johannesburg to Greece include Turkish Airlines, EgyptAir, South African Airways and Lufthansa. There are no direct flights from Johannesburg to Greece, but connecting flights with one stop-over will get you to this stunning destination.

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Things to know before you travel to Greece

General information

Essential details you need to know before your trip.

Country Greece
Currency Euro
Exchange rate 1 ZAR = 0.06 EUR
Language Greek
Hub airport Athens International Airport (ATH)
Time difference Greece is 1 hour ahead of Johannesburg
Travel adaptor Type C / F

Travel documents

You will need a valid passport and Schengen visa to fly from Johannesburg to Greece.

Airport information

From Athens International Airport, it takes a 35-minute drive to reach Athens’s city centre.

Main attractions

Some of the top attractions in Greece include the Acropolis in Athens, the biking trails of Meteora in Kastraki, and Balos Lagoon in Kissamos.

Cost of living in Greece

Compare the costs of everyday items in Johannesburg and Greece

Average meal

Inexpensive restaurant

Johannesburg R 105.00
Athens R 155.61

Local beer

0,5L Draught

Johannesburg R 25.00
Athens R 62.25

Pack of cigarettes


Johannesburg R 40.00
Athens R 65.36

Taxi 1km

Normal Tariff

Johannesburg R 10.00
Athens R 11.52



Johannesburg R 23.26
Athens R 45.93
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