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There are 5 ways to get from Athens to Fira by ferry, car ferry or plane

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Catamaran  •  5h 14m

  1. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini Seajet 2 / ...

$63 - $95

Cheapest option

Fly to Santorini  •  3h 37m

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Santorini (JTR) ATH - JTR

$40 - $163

3 alternative options

Car ferry Hellenic Seaways  •  7h 29m

  1. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini Hellenic Highspeed

$75 - $112

Car ferry Blue Star Ferries  •  9h 25m

  1. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini

$48 - $115

Fly to Naxos Is, Catamaran  •  4h 46m

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Naxos Is (JNX) ATH - JNX
  2. Take the Catamaran from Naxos to Santorini

$114 - $434

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Fira is to fly which costs 30€ - 150€ and takes 3h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Fira is to fly which costs 30€ - 150€ and takes 3h 37m.

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The distance between Athens and Fira is 231 km.

The best way to get from Athens to Fira without a car is to car ferry which takes 7h 29m and costs 65€ - 100€.

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It takes approximately 5h 14m to get from Athens to Fira, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Santorini Airport is the direct flight which takes 45m.

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Volotea, Ellinair, Sky Express and two other airlines offer flights from Athens Airport to Santorini Airport.

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There are 1275+ hotels available in Fira. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Athens to Fira.
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  • Distance: 144.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 14m

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Fira, Greece?

Olympic Air, Sky Express and three other airlines fly from Athens to Fira every 4 hours.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Santorini
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Flights from Athens to Naxos Is
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Santorini
Ave. Duration
52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Athens to Naxos Is
Ave. Duration
40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Santorini
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Athens to Santorini
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Athens to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $100
Car ferry from Naxos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$60 - $85
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$60 - $85
Business
$84
VIP
$91
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $100
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$75 - $100
CABIN A3 outside
$65 - $75
CABIN A4 outside
$65 - $75
Economy
$35 - $50
Car ferry from Naxos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$22 - $90
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$65 - $90
CABIN A3 outside
$50 - $60
CABIN A4 outside
$50 - $60
Economy
$22 - $26

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