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

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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Fly London Heathrow to Santorini  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Santorini (JTR) LHR - JTR

$190 - $540

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Fly London Gatwick to Santorini  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Santorini (JTR) LGW - JTR

$139 - $478

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Fly London City to Santorini  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Santorini (JTR) LCY - JTR

$187 - $708

Fly London Gatwick to Irakleion, ferry  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Irakleion (HER) LGW - HER
  2. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini

$178 - $1,081

Train, carferry, drive, Catamaran  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Karlsruhe Hbf Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Milano Centrale Ece
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brindisi Fb
  5. Take the carferry from Brindisi to Patras
  6. Drive from Patras to Piraeus
  7. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$525 - $996

Train, bus, Catamaran  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Karlsruhe Hbf Tgv / ...
  3. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Sofia
  4. Take the bus from Sofia to Piraeus
  5. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$346 - $831

Bus, carferry  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the bus from London to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
  2. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Athens 596
  3. Take the carferry from Piraeus to Santorini

$237 - $426

Drive, carferry, car ferry, Catamaran  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Venezia
  4. Take the car ferry from Venezia to Patras
  5. Drive from Patras to Piraeus
  6. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$427 - $813

Bus and ferry, bus, ferry  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria Station to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Heraklion
  3. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini

$317 - $371

Bus, ferry  •  3 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from London - Victoria Station to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Santorini

$220 - $295

Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Fira is 1639 miles.

The best way to get from London to Fira without a car is to train and bus and Catamaran which takes 2 days 4 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 19 min to get from London to Fira, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Santorini Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 55 min.

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Fira is 2 h ahead of London. It is currently 1:27 PM in London and 3:27 PM in Fira.

British Airways, Swiss, Edelweiss Air and four other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Santorini Airport.

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There are 1314+ hotels available in Fira. Prices start at $103 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from London to Fira.
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  • Distance: 1638.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 19 min

What companies run services between London, England and Fira, Greece?

British Airways, Austrian Airlines and five other airlines fly from London to Fira 5 times a day.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Santorini
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from London Gatwick to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $2,500
Flights from London Gatwick to Irakleion via Geneva
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $2,500
Flights from London Gatwick to Irakleion via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $2,500
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from London Gatwick to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from London Gatwick to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Santorini
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from London City to Santorini
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,500
Flights from London Gatwick to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $2,500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Santorini via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from London City to Santorini via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Santorini
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from London Gatwick to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Santorini
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from London Gatwick to Santorini via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Santorini via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Santorini via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $900
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Irakleion via Oslo
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,500
Train operators
Eurostar
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Est to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $115
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $115
1st Class
$130 - $200
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paris Est to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $210
Website
bahn.de
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 Milano Centrale to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Karlsruhe to Sofia
Ave. Duration
26 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Karlsruhe to Sofia
Ave. Duration
25 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$140 - $260
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Tourist Service Holding AD
Phone
02 981 13 33
Email
outgoing@tourist-service.com
Website
tourist-service.com
Bus from Sofia to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$76
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
Union Ivkoni
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
28 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
29 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
elines.cz
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Athens
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Balkan Horn
Phone
+44 74 71405777
Email
office@balkanhorn.com
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria Station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
40 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$165
Schedules at
balkanhorn.com
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus and ferry from Sofia to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
21 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $25
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Radina VIP
Phone
+359 879 321 588
Email
radinavip@gmail.com
Website
radinavip.com
Bus from London - Victoria Station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
44 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
radinavip.com
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
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
$75 - $110
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$75 - $110
1st Class
$90 - $130
Grimaldi Lines
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $100
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$75 - $100
CABIN A3 outside
$65 - $75
CABIN A4 outside
$65 - $75
Economy
$35 - $50
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Venezia to Patras
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$98 - $99
Aircraft-type seats
$118 - $120
2 bed inside cabin
$311 - $314
3 bed outside cabin
$270 - $320

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