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There are 6 ways to get from Patras to Santorini by car, ferry, bus, train, car ferry, bus and 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.

Recommended option

Drive, Catamaran  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Patras to Piraeus
  2. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini Seajet 2 / ...

$95 - $141

Cheapest option

Bus, train, fly  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Patra to Kiato
  2. Take the train from Kiato to Ano Liosia N.
  3. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Santorini (JTR) ATH - JTR

$74 - $214

4 alternative options

Bus, train, Catamaran via Piraeus  •  10 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Patra to Kiato
  2. Take the train from Kiato to Piraeus
  3. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$90 - $127

Bus, train, Catamaran  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Patra to Kiato
  2. Take the train from Kiato to Piraeus
  3. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$90 - $127

Bus, car ferry  •  12 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Patras to Athens
  2. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini Hellenic Highspeed

$99 - $142

Bus, bus and ferry, ferry  •  18 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Patras to Lamia
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lamia to Heraklion
  3. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini

$146 - $189

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Patras to Santorini is to bus and train and Catamaran which costs 75€ - 110€ and takes 10 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Patras to Santorini is to bus and train and fly which costs 60€ - 190€ and takes 6 h 13 min.

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The distance between Patras and Santorini is 387 km.

The best way to get from Patras to Santorini without a car is to bus and train and Catamaran which takes 10 h 18 min and costs 75€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 27 min to get from Patras to Santorini, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Santorini Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Volotea, Sky Express , Ryanair and Olympic Air offer flights from Athens Airport to Santorini Airport.

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There are 1159+ hotels available in Santorini. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Patras to Santorini.
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  • Distance: 242.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 27 min

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

There is no direct connection from Patras to Oía. However, you can take the drive to Piraeus, take the Catamaran to Santorini, then take the drive to Oía. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Patras to Oía via Kiato, Piraeus, Τελωνειο, Πλ.Καραισκακη, Piraeus, and Santorini in around 10 h 18 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Santorini
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Santorini
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Santorini
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Athens to Santorini
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Kiato to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$8 - $10
First Class
$9 - $12
Train from Kiato to Ano Liosia N.
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$7 - $9
First Class
$8 - $10
Bus operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Patra to Kiato
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Patras to Lamia
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $24
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus and ferry from Lamia to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.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 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $100
Ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$60 - $85
Business
$84
VIP
$91

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