There are 3 ways to get from Fira to Athens by ferry, car ferry 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.

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Catamaran  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Santorini to Piraeus Seajet 2

$62 - $89

Cheapest option

Fly  •  2 h 52 min

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

$40 - $163

1 alternative option

Car ferry  •  6 h 31 min

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

$47 - $154

Questions & Answers

The distance between Fira and Athens is 231 km.

The best way to get from Fira to Athens without a car is to car ferry which takes 6 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to get from Fira to Athens, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Santorini Airport to Athens Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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

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There are 3797+ hotels available in Athens. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Fira to Santorini Airport is to bus which takes 10 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Fira to Athens.
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  • Distance: 144.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 38 min

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

Olympic Air, Sky Express and two other airlines fly from Fira to Athens hourly.

Airlines
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Santorini to Athens
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Santorini to Athens
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Santorini to Athens
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Santorini to Athens
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Santorini to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $100
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$65 - $90
Business
$86
VIP
$92
Zante Ferries
Phone
(+30) 210 4100211
Website
zanteferries.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
zanteferries.gr
Anek Ferries
Phone
+30 21 0419 7400
Email
info@anek.gr
Website
anek.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
9 h 37 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Schedules at
anek.gr
Economy
$35 - $55
Airplane-type seats
$40 - $60
2 beds - outside cabin
$100 - $140

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