There are 3 ways to get from Athens to Santorini by plane or car ferry

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Fly  •  2h 30m

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

62€ - 166€

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Car ferry via Στ.Πειραια  •  8h 15m

  1. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini Naxos Jet

51€ - 171€

1 alternative option

Car ferry  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini Tera Jet

64€ - 267€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Santorini is to car ferry via Στ.Πειραια which costs 50€ - 180€ and takes 8h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Santorini is to fly which costs 60€ - 170€ and takes 2h 30m.

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The distance between Athens and Santorini is 233 km.

The best way to get from Athens to Santorini without a car is to car ferry via Στ.Πειραια which takes 8h 15m and costs 50€ - 180€.

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It takes approximately 2h 30m to get from Athens to Santorini, including transfers.

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

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Ryanair, Volotea, Olympic Air and Sky Express offer flights from Athens Airport to Santorini Airport.

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There are 1531+ hotels available in Santorini. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Athens to Athens Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs 10€.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Santorini.
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  • Distance: 233.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 30m

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

Olympic Air, Sky Express and two other airlines fly from Athens to Mesariá every 3 hours.

Airlines
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Santorini
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 300€
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Santorini
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 230€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Santorini
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 200€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Athens to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 230€
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60€ - 260€
Website
Sea Jets
Club Fare Diak.
70€ - 95€
Deck Fare Economy
60€ - 90€
Deck Fare Economy & Car less than 4.25m
180€ - 260€

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