Question : Can you cut down on flight costs by changing the day of the week you travel to Athens?
Answer : In April, the cheapest day to fly is Sunday. Having flexibility in your travel plans means you can save more, so be sure to plan ahead when possible.
Question : On a daily basis, how many different flight times are available from Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino Airport (FCO) to Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport (ATH)?
Answer : Depending on the day, the number of flight times will change, but on average there are five. The average route departing Italy currently has two different flight times per day. You'll have more choices than the average passenger.
Question : What are the chances this flight will be delayed?
Answer : The Rome to Athens route has a 77% on-time rate, ranking in the bottom 50% of the world in getting their passengers to their destinations on schedule. If a flight is delayed, though, expect an average of 16 minutes added to your flight time.
Question : What day in the next four weeks has the best fares?
Answer : Apr 10th has seen bookings (as of Mar 27th) as cheap as $78. That comes in 47% below the average price for this route. Saving on flight costs means you'll have more money to spend on your trip.
Question : Which airline is offering the cheapest flight from FCO to ATH?
Answer : Alitalia is your best bet for finding that coveted low fare. They're offering fares as low as $78, while prices for other flights are as high as $256.
Question : If speed is all that matters, how can you get from FCO to ATH as quickly as possible?
Answer : The quickest direct flight is two hours via Aegean Airlines. If you catch the 5:25 PM CEST departure, you'll arrive at 8:25 PM EEST (remember, there is a one-hour time difference).
Question : Which airline can you expect delays with on this route?
Answer : Alitalia is late on 37% of flights from Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino Airport (FCO) to Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport (ATH) at the moment. If you’re on Alitalia, be sure to sign up for the delay notifications to stay up to date with your flight’s status.