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There are 4 ways to get from Fira to Galway by plane, bus, train, car ferry or bus and ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Shannon, bus  •  12h 27m

  1. Fly from Santorini (JTR) to Shannon (SNN) JTR - SNN
  2. Take the bus from Shannon Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station

Cheapest option

Fly to Cork, bus  •  12h 55m

  1. Fly from Santorini (JTR) to Cork (ORK) JTR - ORK
  2. Take the bus from Cork Airport Car Park, Cork Airport Car Park to Galway Coach Station

95€ - 344€

2 alternative options

Fly to Dublin, train  •  12h 22m

  1. Fly from Santorini (JTR) to Dublin (DUB) JTR - DUB
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Galway

174€ - 666€

Car ferry, bus, bus and ferry  •  3 days 11h

  1. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Piraeus
  2. Take the bus from Piraeus to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to London - Victoria Station
  4. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871
  5. Take the bus from Busáras to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station X20 / ...

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The cheapest way to get from Fira to Galway is to fly and bus which costs 90€ - 350€ and takes 12h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Fira to Galway is to fly and train which costs 170€ - 700€ and takes 12h 22m.

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The distance between Fira and Galway is 3252 km.

The best way to get from Fira to Galway without a car is to car ferry and bus and bus and ferry which takes 3 days 11h and costs .

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It takes approximately 12h 27m to get from Fira to Galway, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Santorini Airport to Shannon Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 50m and has one stopover.

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Galway is 2h behind Fira. It is currently 5:54 AM in Fira and 3:54 AM in Galway.

British Airways, Aer Lingus, easyJet and three other airlines offer flights from Santorini Airport to Shannon Airport.

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There are 419+ hotels available in Galway. Prices start at 70€ per night.

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The best way to get from Fira to Santorini Airport is to bus which takes 10m and costs 3€.

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Map of how to get from Fira to Galway.
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  • Distance: 2032.7 miles
  • Duration: 12h 27m

What companies run services between Fira, Greece and Galway, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Fira to Galway. However, you can take the bus to Thira Airport, take the walk to Santorini airport, fly to Shannon, take the walk to Shannon Airport, then take the bus to Galway. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Thira Airport, take the walk to Santorini airport, fly to Cork, take the walk to Cork Airport Car Park, Cork Airport Car Park, then take the bus to Galway.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Santorini to Shannon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 850€
Flights from Santorini to Shannon via Manchester
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
170€ - 1000€
Flights from Santorini to Cork via Naples
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 320€
Flights from Santorini to Cork via Frankfurt, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
260€ - 1300€
Flights from Santorini to Dublin via Athens
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 250€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Santorini to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
210€ - 800€
Flights from Santorini to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 700€
Flights from Santorini to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
400€ - 1600€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Santorini to Shannon via Athens, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
95€ - 370€
Flights from Santorini to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
490€ - 1300€
Flights from Santorini to Dublin via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
490€ - 1300€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Santorini to Cork via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
150€ - 850€
Flights from Santorini to Cork via Manchester
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
130€ - 750€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Santorini to Cork via Rome, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Santorini to Dublin via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 650€
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Santorini to Dublin via Oslo
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
100€ - 550€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Santorini to Dublin via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
280€ - 1400€
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Santorini to Dublin via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
120€ - 600€
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Santorini to Dublin via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
75€ - 390€
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Santorini to Dublin via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Train operators
Bus operators
Bus �ireann
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Shannon Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Busáras to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Citylink
Phone
+353 91 564 164
Email
info@citylink.ie
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Cork Airport Car Park, Cork Airport Car Park to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 21€
Website
Citylink
Standard
14€ - 21€
Web Fare
12€ - 18€
Tourist Service Holding AD
Phone
02 981 13 33
Email
outgoing@tourist-service.com
Website
tourist-service.com
Bus from Piraeus to Sofia
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
66€
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Piraeus to Sofia
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Piraeus to Sofia Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
33€
Website
Arda Tur
Radina VIP
Phone
+359 879 321 588
Email
radinavip@gmail.com
Website
radinavip.com
Bus from Sofia to London - Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
44h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
95€ - 130€
Schedules at
radinavip.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Book at
National Express
Ferry operators
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Santorini to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 90€
Website
Blue Star Ferries
CABIN A2 outside
65€ - 90€
CABIN A3 outside
55€ - 65€
CABIN A4 outside
55€ - 65€
Economy
30€ - 40€
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Sea Jets
2nd Class
50€ - 75€
1st Class
60€ - 85€

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