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There are 11 ways to get from Mannheim to Santorini by train, plane, ferry, bus, car, car ferry 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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Train to Frankfurt, fly to Santorini  •  5h 33m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Santorini (JTR) FRA - JTR

$139 - $752

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Bus, ferry  •  2 days 19h

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Santorini Aqua Blue

$136 - $195

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Train to Stuttgart, fly to Santorini  •  6h 6m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Santorini (JTR) STR - JTR

$147 - $467

Train to Munich, fly to Santorini  •  8h 33m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Santorini (JTR) MUC - JTR

$198 - $551

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Heraklion, ferry  •  8h 55m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Heraklion (HER) FRA - HER
  3. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini

$198 - $596

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Santorini  •  8h 31m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Santorini (JTR) ZRH - JTR

$201 - $796

Train, bus, Catamaran  •  43h 19m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Ljubljana Avtobusna postaja
  3. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Sofia
  4. Take the bus from Sofia to Piraeus
  5. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$264 - $427

Drive, car ferry, Catamaran  •  39h 56m

  1. Drive from Mannheim to Venice
  2. Take the car ferry from Venice to Igoumenitsa
  3. Drive from Igoumenitsa to Piraeus
  4. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$332 - $604

Train, bus, ferry via Bratislava  •  45h 55m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Flughafen Wien Rj / ...
  4. Take the bus from Vienna Airport to Bratislava 901
  5. Take the bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki
  6. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Santorini

$283 - $433

Bus and ferry, bus, ferry  •  2 days 3h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Mannheim to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Heraklion
  3. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini

$222 - $351

Train, bus Karat-S, ferry  •  2 days 10h

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Heilbronn Hbf Re
  2. Take the bus from Heilbronn Central Train Station to Sofia Serdica Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
  4. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Santorini

$219 - $306

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mannheim to Santorini is to bus and ferry which costs 110€ - 170€ and takes 2 days 19h.

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The quickest way to get from Mannheim to Santorini is to train and fly which costs 120€ - 700€ and takes 5h 33m.

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The distance between Mannheim and Santorini is 1998 km.

The best way to get from Mannheim to Santorini without a car is to train and bus and Catamaran which takes 43h 19m and costs 230€ - 380€.

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It takes approximately 5h 33m to get from Mannheim to Santorini, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Santorini Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h.

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Santorini is 1h ahead of Mannheim. It is currently 9:20 PM in Mannheim and 10:20 PM in Santorini.

Olympic Air, Brussels Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Santorini Airport.

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There are 1275+ hotels available in Santorini. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mannheim to Santorini.
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  • Distance: 1248.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 33m

What companies run services between Mannheim, Germany and Santorini, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Mannheim to Mesariá. However, you can take the train to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, take the walk to Frankfurt airport, fly to Santorini, then take the taxi to Mesariá. Alternatively, you can take the train to Stuttgart Hbf, take the walk to Hauptbahnhof, take the train to Flughafen/Messe, take the walk to Stuttgart airport, fly to Santorini, then take the taxi to Mesariá.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Santorini
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Frankfurt to Santorini via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Stuttgart to Santorini via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Munich to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Zurich to Santorini via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Flights from Zurich to Santorini via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Santorini
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Frankfurt to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Munich to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Munich to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Zurich to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Munich to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Munich to Santorini via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,800
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Santorini via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$95 - $1,500
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Train operators
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 Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Ljubljana Avtobusna postaja
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Heilbronn Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Flughafen Wien
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Ljubljana to Sofia
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from Mannheim to Sofia
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $140
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Ljubljana to Sofia
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $150
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
12h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$76
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Sofia Central Bus Station to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$38
Website
Arda Tur
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 Vienna Airport to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Simeonidis Tours
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus and ferry from Sofia to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
21h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $25
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Heilbronn Central Train Station to Sofia Serdica Bus Station
Ave. Duration
26h 55m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
Karat-S
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Mannheim to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
45h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
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
20h 55m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$75 - $110
1st Class
$90 - $130
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Venice to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
21h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$79
Airplane economy seats
$93
2-berth outside
$180 - $220
3-berth outside shower
$160 - $200

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