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There are 6 ways to get from Kardzhali to Fira by car, bus, ferry, train, 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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Drive, bus, Catamaran  •  16 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Kardzhali to Komotini
  2. Take the bus from Komotini to Athens
  3. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$173 - $210

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Bus to Alexandroupolis, fly  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Komotini to Alexandroupoli
  2. Fly from Alexandroupolis (AXD) to Santorini (JTR) AXD - JTR

$108 - $479

4 alternative options

Train, bus, car ferry  •  26 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Kardzhali to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Piraeus
  3. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini

$154 - $192

Bus, Catamaran  •  28 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Haskovo to Pireaus
  2. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini Super Jet

$127 - $160

Drive, Catamaran  •  13 h 35 min

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

$186 - $273

Drive to Kavala, fly  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Kardzhali to Kavala
  2. Fly from Kavala (KVA) to Santorini (JTR) KVA - JTR

$207 - $477

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kardzhali to Fira is to bus and Catamaran which costs $120 - $160 and takes 28 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kardzhali to Fira is to bus and fly which costs $100 - $480 and takes 9 h 25 min.

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The distance between Kardzhali and Fira is 582 km.

The best way to get from Kardzhali to Fira without a car is to train and bus and car ferry which takes 26 h 17 min and costs $150 - $200.

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It takes approximately 16 h 21 min to get from Kardzhali to Fira, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kavala Airport to Santorini Airport. The quickest flight takes 8 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Condor Flugdienst, Lufthansa and Olympic Air offer flights from Kavala Airport to Santorini Airport.

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There are 1127+ hotels available in Fira. Prices start at $102 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kardzhali to Fira.
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  • Distance: 363.5 miles
  • Duration: 16 h 21 min

What companies run services between Kardzhali, Bulgaria and Fira, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Kardzhali to Fira. However, you can take the drive to Komotini, take the bus to Athens, take the walk to Στ.Υπεραστικων, take the line 420 bus to Αφετηρια, take the walk to Piraeus, take the Catamaran to Santorini, then take the taxi to Fira. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Kardzhali to Fira via Plovdiv, Piraeus, Αγ.Διονυσιοσ, Αφετηρια, Piraeus, and Santorini in around 26 h 17 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Kavala to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Kavala to Santorini via Athens, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Kavala to Santorini via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $2,200
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
KTEL Rodopis
Phone
25310 22912
Email
info@ktelrodopis.gr
Website
ktelrodopis.gr
Bus from Komotini to Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$88
Schedules at
ktelrodopis.gr
Tourist Service Holding AD
Phone
02 981 13 33
Email
outgoing@tourist-service.com
Website
tourist-service.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$76
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Haskovo to Pireaus
Ave. Duration
19 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$53
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
KTEL Evrou
Phone
25510-26479
Website
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Komotini to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ktelevrou.gr
KTEL
Website
ktelbus.com
Bus from Komotini to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ktelrodopis.gr
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $100
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$60 - $85
Business
$84
VIP
$91

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