There are 3 ways to get from Alexandria to Fira by plane, car ferry or car

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 Santorini  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Borg El Arab (HBE) to Santorini (JTR) HBE - JTR

$93 - $459

2 alternative options

Fly to Naxos Is, Catamaran  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Borg El Arab (HBE) to Naxos Is (JNX) HBE - JNX
  2. Take the Catamaran from Naxos to Santorini

$160 - $800

Drive, car ferry  •  38 h 17 min

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

$373 - $584

Questions & Answers

The distance between Alexandria and Fira is 713 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 42 min to get from Alexandria to Fira, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Borg El Arab Airport to Santorini Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h and has one stopover.

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Aegean Airlines, Egyptair, Sky Express and two other airlines offer flights from Borg El Arab Airport to Santorini Airport.

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There are 1314+ hotels available in Fira. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Alexandria to Borg El Arab Airport is to taxi which takes 32 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Alexandria to Fira.
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  • Distance: 445.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 42 min

What companies run services between Alexandria, Egypt and Fira, Greece?

Aegean Airlines, Olympic Air and three other airlines fly from Alexandria to Fira 4 times a day.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Borg El Arab to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Borg El Arab to Santorini via Istanbul Ataturk, Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Borg El Arab to Naxos Is via Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Borg El Arab to Naxos Is via Cairo, Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Borg El Arab to Naxos Is via Istanbul Ataturk, Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Borg El Arab to Santorini via Istanbul Ataturk, Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Borg El Arab to Naxos Is via Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Borg El Arab to Naxos Is via Istanbul Ataturk, Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Borg El Arab to Naxos Is via Cairo, Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Borg El Arab to Santorini via Istanbul Ataturk, Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Borg El Arab to Naxos Is via Istanbul Ataturk, Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Naxos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$65 - $85
Golden Star Ferries
Phone
212 222 4000
Email
general@goldenstarferries.gr
Website
goldenstarferries.gr
Car ferry from Naxos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Schedules at
goldenstarferries.gr
Lobby
$24 - $35
VIP
$40 - $60
Cabin
$33
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Naxos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$23 - $90
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$65 - $90
CABIN A3 outside
$50 - $60
CABIN A4 outside
$50 - $60
Economy
$23 - $26
Car ferry from Kos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$75 - $100
CABIN A3 outside
$60 - $75
CABIN A4 outside
$60 - $75
Economy
$34 - $39
Turkish Sealines
Phone
+90 252 316 22 22
Email
reservation@turkishsealines.com
Website
turkishsealines.com.tr
Car ferry from Bodrum to Kos
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
turkishsealines.com.tr

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