# How far is Athens from Rome?

The distance between Rome (Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport) and Athens (Athens International Airport) is 659 miles / 1060 kilometers / 573 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Rome (CIA) to Athens (ATH) is 853 miles / 1372 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 20 hours 48 minutes.

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## Distance from Rome to Athens

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Rome to Athens. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 658.927 miles
• 1060.441 kilometers
• 572.592 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 657.713 miles
• 1058.486 kilometers
• 571.537 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## How long does it take to fly from Rome to Athens?

The estimated flight time from Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport to Athens International Airport is 1 hour and 44 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport (CIA) and Athens International Airport (ATH)

On average, flying from Rome to Athens generates about 120 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 120 kilograms equals 264 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Rome to Athens

See the map of the shortest flight path between Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport (CIA) and Athens International Airport (ATH).

## Airport information

Origin Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport
City: Rome
Country: Italy
IATA Code: CIA
ICAO Code: LIRA
Coordinates: 41°47′57″N, 12°35′41″E
Destination Athens International Airport
City: Athens
Country: Greece
IATA Code: ATH
ICAO Code: LGAV
Coordinates: 37°56′11″N, 23°56′40″E