There are 5 ways to get from Santorini to İzmir by car ferry, car, ferry, bus, train or plane

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

Recommended option

Car ferry, drive  •  10 h 8 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Kos
  2. Take the car ferry from Kos to Bodrum
  3. Drive from Bodrum to İzmir

$92 - $178

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Car ferry, ferry, bus, train  •  13 h 58 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Kos
  2. Take the ferry from Kos to Bodrum
  3. Take the bus from Bodrum to Soke
  4. Take the train from Söke to Basmane

$72 - $162

3 alternative options

Car ferry, Catamaran, bus, train  •  13 h 19 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Kos
  2. Take the Catamaran from Kos to Bodrum
  3. Take the bus from Güvercinlik to Söke
  4. Take the train from Söke to Basmane

$85 - $164

Car ferry, Catamaran, bus  •  13 h 55 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Kos
  2. Take the Catamaran from Kos to Bodrum
  3. Take the bus from Bodrum to Soke
  4. Take the bus from Soke to Izmir Airport

$84 - $165

Fly  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Santorini (JTR) to Izmir (ADB) JTR - ADB

$129 - $392

Questions & Answers

The distance between Santorini and İzmir is 268 km.

The best way to get from Santorini to İzmir without a car is to car ferry and Catamaran and bus and train which takes 13 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 8 min to get from Santorini to İzmir, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Santorini Airport to Izmir Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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İzmir is 1 h ahead of Santorini. It is currently 8:46 PM in Santorini and 8:46 PM in İzmir.

Eurowings, SunExpress, Ryanair and five other airlines offer flights from Santorini Airport to Izmir Airport.

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There are 129+ hotels available in İzmir. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Santorini to Santorini Airport is to taxi which takes 3 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Santorini to İzmir.
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  • Distance: 167.5 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 8 min

What companies run services between Santorini, Greece and İzmir, Turkey?

Olympic Air, Aegean Airlines and six other airlines fly from Mesariá to İzmir every 4 hours.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Santorini to Izmir via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Flights from Santorini to Izmir via Athens, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Santorini to Izmir via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Santorini to Izmir via Athens, Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Santorini to Izmir via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Söke to Basmane
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Güvercinlik to Söke
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Bodrum to Söke
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Bodrum to Soke
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Havas
Phone
444 0 487
Email
info@havas.net
Website
havas.com.tr
Bus from Soke to Izmir Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
havas.com.tr
Ferry operators
Turkish Sealines
Phone
+90 252 316 22 22
Email
reservation@turkishsealines.com
Website
turkishsealines.com.tr
Car ferry from Kos to Bodrum
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
turkishsealines.com.tr
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Phone
+90 (252) 412 22 90 – 91
Email
reservation@yesilmarmaris.com
Website
yesilmarmarislines.com
Ferry from Kos to Bodrum
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26
Website
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Bodrum Ferryboat
Website
bodrumferryboat.com
Ferry from Kos to Bodrum
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
bodrumferryboat.com

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