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There are 10 ways to get from Avignon to Santorini by train, plane, ferry, car ferry, car, bus or bus and ferry

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Train to Marseille, fly to Santorini  •  5h 48m

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Santorini (JTR) MRS - JTR

$147 - $567

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Train to Geneva, fly to Santorini  •  8h 11m

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Genève
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Santorini (JTR) GVA - JTR

$214 - $564

Train to Marseille, fly to Heraklion, ferry  •  9h 5m

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Heraklion (HER) MRS - HER
  3. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini

$236 - $791

Train to Lyon, fly to Heraklion, ferry  •  9h 11m

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Heraklion (HER) LYS - HER
  3. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini

$262 - $537

Train, car ferry, drive, Catamaran  •  42h 47m

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV Station to Milano Garibaldi
  3. Take the train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Brindisi Fr
  4. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Patras
  5. Drive from Patras to Piraeus
  6. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$365 - $548

Bus, Catamaran  •  2 days 1h

  1. Take the bus from Avignon to Beograd
  2. Take the bus from Beograd to Athens
  3. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$205 - $272

Bus, ferry  •  2 days 9h

  1. Take the bus from Porte Limbert to Gare Routière 23
  2. Take the bus from Aix-en-Provence to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Heraklion
  4. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini

$295 - $382

Train, bus Union Ivkoni, ferry  •  2 days 12h

  1. Take the train from Avignon Centre to Nîmes
  2. Take the bus from Nimes to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
  4. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Santorini

$189 - $292

Train, bus Georg, ferry  •  2 days 12h

  1. Take the train from Avignon Centre to Marseille-St-Charles
  2. Take the bus from Marseille to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
  4. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Santorini

$361 - $482

Drive, Catamaran  •  31h 24m

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

$469 - $681

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The cheapest way to get from Avignon to Santorini is to train and fly which costs 120€ - 500€ and takes 5h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Avignon to Santorini is to train and fly which costs 120€ - 500€ and takes 5h 48m.

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The distance between Avignon and Santorini is 1937 km.

The best way to get from Avignon to Santorini without a car is to bus and Catamaran which takes 2 days 1h and costs 170€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 5h 48m to get from Avignon to Santorini, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Marseille Airport to Santorini Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 50m.

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Santorini is 1h ahead of Avignon. It is currently 2:45 AM in Avignon and 3:45 AM in Santorini.

Volotea, Air France, Transavia France and Lufthansa offer flights from Marseille Airport to Santorini Airport.

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There are 1319+ hotels available in Santorini. Prices start at $90 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Avignon to Santorini.
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  • Distance: 1210.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 48m

What companies run services between Avignon, France and Santorini, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Avignon to Mesariá. However, you can take the train to Aix-en-Provence TGV, take the walk to Gare TGV, take the bus to Aeroport Marseille Provence, take the walk to Marseille airport, fly to Santorini, then take the taxi to Mesariá. Alternatively, you can take the train to Genève, take the line 150 train to Genève-Aéroport, take the walk to Geneva airport, fly to Santorini, then take the taxi to Mesariá.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Geneva to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Marseille to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Marseille to Heraklion via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Lyon to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Lyon to Heraklion via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Marseille to Santorini via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Geneva to Santorini via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $600
Flights from Marseille to Heraklion via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,900
Flights from Marseille to Heraklion via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Lyon to Heraklion via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Marseille to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Marseille to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Marseille to Santorini via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Lyon to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Lyon to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Lyon to Heraklion via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$2,250 - $2,350
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $25
1st Class
$35 - $38
Train from Avignon TGV to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $150
Train from Avignon TGV to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $90
Train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV Station to Milano Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $95
1st Class
$110 - $170
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Avignon Centre to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $27
Train from Avignon Centre to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
$25 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Beograd to Athens
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Ler
Bus from Porte Limbert to Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Aix-en-Provence to Sofia
Ave. Duration
28h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Schedules at
yubim.eu
Bus from Marseille-St-Charles to Sofia
Ave. Duration
29h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
yubim.eu
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus and ferry from Sofia to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
21h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $25
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Nimes to Sofia
Ave. Duration
29h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Marseille to Sofia
Ave. Duration
28h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Marseille to Sofia
Ave. Duration
30h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$220 - $290
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
Sea Jets
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
Sea Jets
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $100
Ferry from Thessaloniki to Santorini
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
Sea Jets
2nd Class
$75 - $110
1st Class
$90 - $130
Grimaldi Lines

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