There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Santorini by plane, ferry, train, bus, bus and ferry or night train

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 Santorini  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Santorini (JTR) FRA - JTR

$119 - $705

7 alternative options

Fly to Irakleion, ferry  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Irakleion (HER) FRA - HER
  2. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini

$178 - $565

Fly to Paros, ferry  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Paros (PAS) FRA - PAS
  2. Take the ferry from Paros to Santorini

$232 - $1,120

Train, bus, Catamaran  •  43 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Linz/Donau Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2) Wb
  3. Take the bus from Wien to Sofia
  4. Take the bus from Sofia to Piraeus
  5. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$269 - $576

Train, bus, ferry  •  45 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien
  2. Take the bus from Vienna, Hbf to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
  3. Take the bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki
  4. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Santorini

$293 - $443

Bus BG Razpisanie, ferry  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Heraklion
  3. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini

$227 - $503

Bus, night train, ferry  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Leskovac
  2. Take the night train from Leskovac to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Santorini

$227 - $305

Bus Crazy Holidays, ferry  •  2 days 21 h

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Santorini Aqua Blue

$145 - $213

Questions & Answers

The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Santorini is 2033 km.

The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Santorini without a car is to train and bus and Catamaran which takes 43 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Santorini, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Frankfurt Airport to Santorini Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Santorini is 1 h ahead of Frankfurt Airport (FRA). It is currently 7:00 AM in Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and 8:00 AM in Santorini.

Condor Flugdienst, Austrian Airlines, British Airways and two other airlines offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Santorini Airport.

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There are 1314+ hotels available in Santorini. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Santorini.
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  • Distance: 1270.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 18 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Santorini, Greece?

Condor Flugdienst, Lufthansa and nine other airlines fly from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Mesariá every 2 hours.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Frankfurt to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Paros via Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Frankfurt to Paros via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to Paros via Munich, Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Santorini via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Frankfurt to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Irakleion via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Frankfurt to Paros via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Frankfurt to Paros via Vienna, Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Frankfurt to Paros via Corfu, Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Santorini via Mykonos
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$290 - $4,900
Flights from Frankfurt to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Santorini via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $2,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Irakleion via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paros via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to Paros via Munich, Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Santorini via London City
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Linz/Donau Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Linz Hbf to Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2)
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Wien Hauptbahnhof Bstg 1-2
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $22
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$5 - $7
Business
$11 - $13
Premium
$17 - $22
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Leskovac to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
9 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $35
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$12 - $19
1st Class Ticket
$20 - $35
Bus operators
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Wien to Sofia
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Sofia
Ave. Duration
26 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Wien to Sofia
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Wien to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Tourist Service Holding AD
Phone
02 981 13 33
Email
outgoing@tourist-service.com
Website
tourist-service.com
Bus from Sofia to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$77
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $65
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Sofia
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vienna, Hbf to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Simeonidis Tours
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Sofia
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $150
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Has Turizm
Website
hasturizm.com.tr
Bus from Frankfurt to Sofia
Ave. Duration
32 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
hasturizm.bg
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus and ferry from Sofia to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
21 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Panonija Bus
Website
panonijabus.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Leskovac
Ave. Duration
27 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$127
Schedules at
panonijabus.com
Book at
panonijabus.com
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
46 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Ferry from Paros to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$65 - $85
Ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $100
Ferry from Thessaloniki to Santorini
Ave. Duration
20 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$75 - $110
1st Class
$90 - $130

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