There are 6 ways to get from Palermo to Santorini by plane, bus, bus and ferry, ferry, train, car ferry or car

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 from Palermo  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Santorini (JTR) PMO - JTR

$150 - $577

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Bus to Catania, fly  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Palermo to Catania–Fontanarossa Airport
  2. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Santorini (JTR) CTA - JTR

$160 - $617

Bus and ferry, bus, Catamaran  •  43 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Palermo to Cosenza
  2. Take the bus from Cosenza to Ancona
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Katerini
  4. Take the bus from Katerini to Peiraias
  5. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$331 - $492

Train, bus and ferry, bus, Catamaran  •  43 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Roma Termini Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Katerini
  4. Take the bus from Katerini to Peiraias
  5. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$380 - $544

Train, carferry, drive, Catamaran  •  43 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Aversa Ic
  2. Take the train from Caserta to Brindisi Fa
  3. Take the carferry from Brindisi to Patras
  4. Drive from Patras to Piraeus
  5. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$246 - $406

Carferry, bus, ferry  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the carferry from Palermo to Salerno
  2. Take the bus from Salerno to Bari-Porto
  3. Take the carferry from Bari to Durrës
  4. Take the bus from Durrës to Thessaloniki
  5. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Santorini

$226 - $392

Questions & Answers

The distance between Palermo and Santorini is 1089 km.

The best way to get from Palermo to Santorini without a car is to bus and ferry and bus and Catamaran which takes 43 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 31 min to get from Palermo to Santorini, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Palermo Airport to Santorini Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Santorini is 1 h ahead of Palermo. It is currently 11:11 PM in Palermo and 12:11 AM in Santorini.

Aegean Airlines, Olympic Air, Ryanair and three other airlines offer flights from Palermo Airport to Santorini Airport.

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There are 1314+ hotels available in Santorini. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Palermo to Palermo Airport is to train which takes 46 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Palermo to Santorini.
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  • Distance: 680.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 31 min

What companies run services between Palermo, Italy and Santorini, Greece?

Aegean Airlines, Olympic Air and four other airlines fly from Palermo to Mesariá twice daily.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Palermo to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Catania to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Catania to Santorini via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Palermo to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Catania to Santorini via Rome, Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $2,700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Palermo to Santorini via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Catania to Santorini via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Catania to Santorini via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Catania to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Catania to Santorini via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Palermo Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
11 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Aversa
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Roma Termini to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Caserta to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Palermo to Catania–Fontanarossa Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Palermo to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Cosenza to Ancona
Ave. Duration
8 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$52
Schedules at
saj.it
Busitalia Simet S.p.A.
Phone
+39 098 3520 315
Email
info@fsbusitaliafast.it
Website
fsbusitaliafast.it
Bus from Cosenza to Ancona
Ave. Duration
10 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
simetspa.it
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Katerini
Ave. Duration
12 h 9 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Katerini
Ave. Duration
14 h 47 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
KTEL Pierias S.A.
Phone
23510 46720
Website
ktelpierias.gr
Bus from Katerini to Peiraias
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
ktelpierias.gr
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Salerno to Bari-Porto
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Durrës to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
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
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Brindisi to Patras
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Schedules at
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Palermo to Salerno
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
grimaldi-lines.com
Adria Ferries
Phone
071 50211621
Email
booking@adriaferries.com
Website
adriaferries.com
Car ferry from Bari to Durrës
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Schedules at
adriaferries.com
Deck
$70 - $85
Car
$110 - $125
Inside cabin 2 beds
$105 - $115
Inner cabin 2 beds
$115 - $125

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