There are 6 ways to get from Fira to Meteora by plane, car, bus, ferry, train or car ferry

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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Fly to Ioannina, drive  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Santorini (JTR) to Ioannina (IOA) JTR - IOA
  2. Drive from Ioannina to Meteora

$210 - $629

Cheapest option

Fly to Thessaloniki, bus  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Santorini (JTR) to Thessaloniki (SKG) JTR - SKG
  2. Take the bus from Makedonia Palace, Thessaloníki to Meteora

$91 - $301

4 alternative options

Catamaran, train  •  11 h 18 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Santorini to Piraeus Seajet 2
  2. Take the train from Athens to Kalambaka Αθήνα - Καλαμπάκα

$104 - $142

Catamaran, bus  •  14 h 17 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Santorini to Piraeus Super Jet
  2. Take the bus from Athens to Kalabaka

$118 - $150

Car ferry, bus  •  16 h 1 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Piraeus Hellenic Highspeed
  2. Take the bus from Athens to Trikala

$114 - $146

Catamaran, drive  •  8 h 56 min

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

$116 - $167

Questions & Answers

The distance between Fira and Meteora is 495 km.

The best way to get from Fira to Meteora without a car is to Catamaran and train which takes 11 h 18 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Fira to Meteora, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Santorini Airport to Ioannina Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Sky Express and Olympic Air offer flights from Santorini Airport to Ioannina Airport.

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There are 121+ hotels available in Meteora. Prices start at $45 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 Meteora.
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  • Distance: 309.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 26 min

What companies run services between Fira, Greece and Meteora, Thessaly, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Fira to Meteora. However, you can take the bus to Thira Airport, take the walk to Santorini airport, fly to Ioannina, then take the drive to Meteora. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Thira Airport, take the walk to Santorini airport, fly to Thessaloniki, take the walk to Thessaloniki Airport, take the shuttle to Thessaloniki Faliro, take the walk to Makedonia Palace, Thessaloníki, then take the bus to Meteora.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Santorini to Ioannina via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from Santorini to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from Santorini to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Santorini to Ioannina via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Kalambaka
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$20 - $28
First Class
$26 - $35
Bus operators
Ammon Express
Phone
+30 2310 500225
Email
info@ammonexpress.gr
Website
ammonexpress.gr
Bus from Makedonia Palace, Thessaloníki to Meteora
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
ammonexpress.gr
KTEL Grevenon
Phone
24620 22242
Website
ktelgrevenon.gr
Bus from Athens to Kalabaka
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
ktelgrevenon.gr
KTEL Trikala
Phone
(+30) 24310 73130
Email
info@ktel-trikala.gr
Website
ktel-trikala.gr
Bus from Athens to Trikala
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
ktel-trikala.gr
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 - $95
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
$85
VIP
$91
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

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