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

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 Rome to Santorini, car ferry  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Santorini (JTR) FCO - JTR
  2. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Ios

$170 - $519

Cheapest option

Fly Rome Ciampino to Athens, ferry  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Athens (ATH) CIA - ATH
  2. Take the ferry from Rafina to Ios

$80 - $264

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Fly Naples to Santorini, car ferry  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Santorini (JTR) NAP - JTR
  2. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Ios

$164 - $655

Fly Rome to Athens, ferry  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Athens (ATH) FCO - ATH
  2. Take the ferry from Rafina to Ios

$109 - $326

Fly Naples to Mykonos, ferry  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Mykonos (JMK) NAP - JMK
  2. Take the ferry from Mykonos to Ios

$112 - $781

Bus, bus and ferry, Catamaran  •  30 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina to Ancona
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Katerini
  3. Take the bus from Katerini to Peiraias
  4. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Ios

$252 - $362

Train, carferry, drive, Catamaran  •  32 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Brindisi Fa
  2. Take the carferry from Brindisi to Patras
  3. Drive from Patras to Piraeus
  4. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Ios

$194 - $327

Bus and ferry, bus, Catamaran  •  41 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Vlorë
  2. Take the bus from Vlorë to Katerini
  3. Take the bus from Katerini to Peiraias
  4. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Ios

$232 - $312

Bus and ferry, bus, carferry  •  41 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Fier
  2. Take the bus from Fier to Athens
  3. Take the carferry from Piraeus to Ios

$161 - $261

Drive, carferry, ferry  •  30 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Brindisi
  2. Take the carferry from Brindisi to Patras
  3. Drive from Patras to Rafina
  4. Take the ferry from Rafina to Ios

$213 - $359

Questions & Answers

The distance between Italy and Ios is 1261 km.

The best way to get from Italy to Ios without a car is to bus and bus and ferry and Catamaran which takes 30 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 32 min to get from Italy to Ios, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Santorini Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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Ios is 1 h ahead of Italy. It is currently 5:10 PM in Italy and 6:10 PM in Ios.

Vueling Airlines, Eurowings, Austrian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Santorini Airport.

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There are 108+ hotels available in Ios. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Italy to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Italy to Ios.
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  • Distance: 788 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 32 min

What companies run services between Italy and Ios, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Rome to Ios. However, you can take the train to Fiumicino Aeroporto, take the walk to Rome airport, fly to Santorini, take the taxi to Santorini, then take the car ferry to Ios. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Napoli - Capodichino Aeroporto, take the walk to Naples airport, fly to Santorini, take the taxi to Santorini, then take the car ferry to Ios.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Rome to Athens via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Rome to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Rome to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Naples to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Rome to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Rome to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Rome to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Naples to Santorini via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Rome to Santorini via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Naples to Santorini via Mykonos
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Naples to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Rome to Athens via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Train operators
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 Roma Termini to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Prima Linee
Phone
0733.818638
Website
primalinee.com
Bus from Rome Tiburtina to Ancona
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
romamarchelinee.it
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Katerini
Ave. Duration
12 h 9 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
KTEL Pierias S.A.
Phone
23510 46720
Website
ktelpierias.gr
Bus from Katerini to Peiraias
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
ktelpierias.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Vlorë to Katerini
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Fier
Ave. Duration
19 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Fier to Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Ios
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$60 - $85
Ferry from Mykonos to Ios
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $75
1st Class
$65 - $90
Car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $100
Zante Ferries
Phone
(+30) 210 4100211
Website
zanteferries.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Ios
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
zanteferries.gr
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Ferry from Rafina to Ios
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$50 - $75
Business
$70
Ferry from Mykonos to Ios
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$27 - $40
Business
$35
Grimaldi Lines
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $100
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$75 - $100
CABIN A3 outside
$60 - $75
CABIN A4 outside
$60 - $75
Economy
$35 - $45

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