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There are 3 ways to get from Athens to Sydney by plane, train or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Sydney  •  22 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Sydney (SYD) ATH - SYD

$432 - $1,422

2 alternative options

Fly to Newcastle, train  •  29 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Newcastle (NTL) ATH - NTL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle Interchange to Central Station

$927 - $1,736

Fly to Canberra, bus  •  31 h

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Canberra (CBR) ATH - CBR
  2. Take the bus from Canberra to Sydney

$690 - $1,755

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Sydney is to fly which costs 370€ - 1300€ and takes 22 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Sydney is to fly which costs 370€ - 1300€ and takes 22 h 32 min.

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The distance between Athens and Sydney is 15327 km.

It takes approximately 22 h 32 min to get from Athens to Sydney, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Athens Airport to Sydney Airport. The quickest flight takes 19 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Sydney is 9 h ahead of Athens. It is currently 3:21 PM in Athens and 12:21 AM in Sydney.

Scoot Tigerair , Singapore Airlines, Emirates and three other airlines offer flights from Athens Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 2145+ hotels available in Sydney. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Athens to Athens Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs 9€.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 9579.4 miles
  • Duration: 22 h 32 min

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Sydney, NSW, Australia?

Emirates, Etihad and seven other airlines fly from Athens to Sydney hourly.

Airlines
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Athens to Sydney via Dubai
Ave. Duration
19 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,100
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via Abu Dhabi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
22 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via Dubai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
29 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $3,800
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via Dubai, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
29 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,800
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via Doha, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
25 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,400
Flights from Athens to Canberra via Dubai, Sydney
Ave. Duration
28 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,600
Flights from Athens to Canberra via Dubai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
28 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,600
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Athens to Sydney via Dubai
Ave. Duration
19 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,100
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via Abu Dhabi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
22 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via Dubai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
29 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $3,800
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via Dubai, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
29 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,800
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via Doha, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
25 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,400
Flights from Athens to Canberra via Dubai, Sydney
Ave. Duration
28 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,600
Flights from Athens to Canberra via Dubai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
28 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,600
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Athens to Sydney via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
21 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Flights from Athens to Sydney via Abu Dhabi, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
22 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Flights from Athens to Sydney via Abu Dhabi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
22 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via Abu Dhabi, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
22 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
Flights from Athens to Canberra via Abu Dhabi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
23 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,400
Flights from Athens to Canberra via Abu Dhabi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
23 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,400
Flights from Athens to Canberra via Abu Dhabi, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
23 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,400
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Athens to Sydney via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
21 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Flights from Athens to Sydney via Abu Dhabi, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
22 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Flights from Athens to Sydney via Abu Dhabi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
22 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via Abu Dhabi, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
22 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
Flights from Athens to Canberra via Abu Dhabi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
23 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,400
Flights from Athens to Canberra via Abu Dhabi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
23 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,400
Flights from Athens to Canberra via Abu Dhabi, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
23 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,400
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Athens to Sydney via Doha
Ave. Duration
22 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,500
Flights from Athens to Canberra via Doha, Sydney
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,400
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Athens to Sydney via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
21 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via Singapore Changi, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
25 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from Athens to Canberra via Singapore Changi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
26 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via Abu Dhabi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
22 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via Doha, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
25 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,400
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via Doha, Sydney
Ave. Duration
24 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,300
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Newcastle Interchange to Central Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$15 - $22
1st Class
$21 - $30
Bus operators
Murrays Coaches
Phone
(61) 13 22 51
Email
reservations@murrays.com.au
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
Murrays Coaches

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