There are 2 ways to get from Kos to Santorini by car ferry or plane

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Car ferry  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Kos to Santorini

$56 - $123

1 alternative option

Fly  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Kos (KGS) to Santorini (JTR) KGS - JTR

$106 - $456

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The cheapest way to get from Kos to Santorini is to car ferry which costs 45€ - 110€ and takes 5 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kos to Santorini is to fly which costs 90€ - 390€ and takes 4 h 13 min.

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The distance between Kos and Santorini is 172 km.

The best way to get from Kos to Santorini without a car is to car ferry which takes 5 h 6 min and costs 45€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from Kos to Santorini, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kos Airport to Santorini Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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

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There are 1378+ hotels available in Santorini. Prices start at $111 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kos to Kos Airport is to bus which takes 35 min and costs 2€ - 4€.

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Map of how to get from Kos to Santorini.
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  • Distance: 107.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 6 min

What companies run services between Kos, Greece and Santorini, Greece?

Sky Express and Olympic Air fly from Kos to Mesariá every 4 hours.

Airlines
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Kos to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Kos to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Ferry operators

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