There are 7 ways to get from Kardzhali to Fira by car, bus, ferry, car ferry, train 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 53 min

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

$225 - $283

Cheapest option

Bus to Alexandroupolis, fly  •  8 h 15 min

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

$108 - $479

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Bus, Catamaran  •  20 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Kardzhali to Stara Zagora
  2. Take the bus from Stara Zagora to Athens
  3. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$118 - $183

Train, bus, ferry  •  34 h 21 min

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

$133 - $169

Bus, car ferry  •  35 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Haskovo to Pireaus
  2. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini

Drive, Catamaran  •  13 h 40 min

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

$186 - $273

Drive to Kavala, fly  •  7 h 23 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 train and bus and ferry which costs $130 - $170 and takes 34 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kardzhali to Fira is to drive and fly which costs $200 - $480 and takes 7 h 23 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 bus and Catamaran which takes 20 h 43 min and costs $110 - $190.

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It takes approximately 16 h 53 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 4 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Olympic Air offers flights from Kavala Airport to Santorini Airport.

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There are 1378+ hotels available in Fira. Prices start at $111 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 53 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 Mykonos, take the Catamaran to Santorini, then take the taxi to Fira. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Kardzhali to Fira via Stara Zagora, Athens, Θερμοπυλων, Ζωοδοχοσ Πηγη, Piraeus, and Santorini in around 20 h 43 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Kavala to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
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
$90
Schedules at
ktelrodopis.gr
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Kardzhali to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Bus from Haskovo to Pireaus
Ave. Duration
19 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Kardzhali to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Municipality of Stara Zagora
Website
starazagora.bg
Bus from Stara Zagora to Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Schedules at
starazagora.bg
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37 - $39
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
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
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Piraeus to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$70 - $95
Car ferry from Mykonos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
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
$80 - $110
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$80 - $110
1st Class
$95 - $130
Zante Ferries
Phone
(+30) 210 4100211
Website
zanteferries.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
zanteferries.gr

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