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There are 3 ways to get from Kos to Santorini Island by car ferry, 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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Car ferry, ferry

  1. Take the car ferry from Kos to Ágios Kírykos
  2. Take the ferry from Ag. Kirykos to Mykonos
  3. Take the car ferry from Mykonos to Santorini

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Fly

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

Car ferry

  1. Take the car ferry from Kos to Chalki
  2. Take the car ferry from Chalki to Santorini
Kos → Santorini Island
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Santorini Island is 210 521 2054.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Santorini Island is mandatory.

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The cheapest way to get from Kos to Santorini Island is to fly which costs €90 - €300 and takes 6h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Kos to Santorini Island is to fly which costs €90 - €300 and takes 6h 3m.

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The distance between Kos and Santorini Island is 172 km.

The best way to get from Kos to Santorini Island without a car is to car ferry and ferry which takes 9h 49m and costs €150 - €330.

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It takes approximately 9h 49m to get from Kos to Santorini Island, including transfers.

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

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

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There are 868+ hotels available in Santorini Island. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Kos to Kos Airport is to bus which takes 1h and costs €2 - €4.

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Map of how to get from Kos to Santorini Island.
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  • Distance: 172.1 km
  • Duration: 9h 49m

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

Aegean Airlines, Sky Express and Olympic Air fly from Kos to Mesariá 4 times a day.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Kos to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €320
Flights from Kos to Santorini via Athens, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€70 - €270
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Kos to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €320
Flights from Kos to Santorini via Athens, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€70 - €270
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Kos to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €380
Ferry operators
Dodekanisos Seaways
Phone
+30 22410 70590
Email
info@12ne.gr
Website
12ne.gr
Car ferry from Kos to Ágios Kírykos
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€29 - €45
Website
Dodekanisos Seaways
Car ferry from Kos to Chalki
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Website
Dodekanisos Seaways
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Ferry from Ag. Kirykos to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€26 - €80
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
€48 - €52
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€55 - €70
Economy
€26 - €35
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€45 - €55
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€65 - €80
Seajets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.com
Car ferry from Mykonos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €120
Website
Seajets
Club Fare Diak.
€55 - €80
Deck Fare Economy
€40 - €60
Deck Fare Economy & Car less than 4.25m
€80 - €120
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Mykonos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€35 - €90
Website
Minoan Lines
Deck
€39
Airplane economy seats
€50
2-berth outside
€70 - €90
3-berth outside shower
€50 - €65
ANEK Lines
Phone
+30 21 0419 7400
Email
info@anek.gr
Website
anek.gr
Car ferry from Chalki to Santorini
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€45 - €160
Website
ANEK Lines
Economy
€45 - €65
Airplane-type seats
€45 - €70
2 beds - outside cabin
€120 - €160
Sea Speed ferries
Phone
+30 210 4100301
Email
Info@Seaspeedferries.Gr
Website
seaspeedferries.gr
Car ferry from Chalki to Santorini
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
seaspeedferries.gr

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