There are 10 ways to get from Rome to Ios by plane, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry, train 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.

Recommended option

Fly Rome to Santorini, car ferry  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Santorini (JTR) FCO - JTR
  2. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Ios

$135 - $537

Cheapest option

Fly Rome Ciampino to Santorini, car ferry  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Santorini (JTR) CIA - JTR
  2. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Ios

$89 - $294

8 alternative options

Fly Rome to Athens, car ferry  •  10 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Athens (ATH) FCO - ATH
  2. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Ios

$128 - $352

Fly Rome Ciampino to Athens, car ferry  •  10 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Athens (ATH) CIA - ATH
  2. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Ios

$99 - $289

Fly Rome to Mykonos, car ferry  •  10 h

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Mykonos (JMK) FCO - JMK
  2. Take the car ferry from Mykonos to Ios

$152 - $526

Bus, bus and ferry, car ferry  •  29 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina to Ancona
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Katerini
  3. Take the bus from Katerini to Peiraias
  4. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Ios

$263 - $370

Train, car ferry, drive  •  28 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Bari Centrale Fa
  2. Take the car ferry from Bari to Patras
  3. Drive from Patras to Piraeus
  4. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Ios

$246 - $524

Bus and ferry, bus, car ferry  •  33 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Fier
  2. Take the bus from Fier to Athens
  3. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Ios

$189 - $253

Bus and ferry, bus, car ferry via Katerini  •  41 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Vlorë
  2. Take the bus from Vlorë to Katerini
  3. Take the bus from Katerini to Peiraias
  4. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Ios

$219 - $344

Drive, car ferry  •  27 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Bari
  2. Take the car ferry from Bari to Patras
  3. Drive from Patras to Piraeus
  4. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Ios

$256 - $540

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Ios, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Rome to Ios. However, you can take the train to Rome airport, fly to Santorini, take the taxi to Santorini, then take the car ferry to Ios. Alternatively, you can take the train to Rome Ciampino airport, fly to Santorini, take the taxi to Santorini, then take the car ferry to Ios.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Santorini via Athens
Avg. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Santorini via Malta, Athens
Avg. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Santorini via Thessaloniki, Athens
Avg. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Athens
Avg. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Athens
Avg. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Rome to Athens via Belgrade
Avg. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Rome to Athens via Milan Linate
Avg. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Rome to Mykonos
Avg. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $2,600
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Rome to Santorini via Athens
Avg. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Santorini via Athens
Avg. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Flights from Rome to Athens
Avg. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Flights from Rome to Mykonos via Athens
Avg. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Rome to Athens
Avg. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Rome to Athens via Belgrade
Avg. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Santorini via Athens
Avg. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Rome to Santorini
Avg. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Rome to Mykonos
Avg. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Santorini
Avg. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Rome to Mykonos
Avg. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
Bus operators
Prima Linee
Phone
0733.818638
Website
primalinee.com
Bus from Rome Tiburtina to Ancona
Avg. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
romamarchelinee.it
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Katerini
Avg. Duration
12 h 9 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
KTEL Pierias S.A.
Phone
23510 46720
Website
ktelpierias.gr
Bus from Katerini to Peiraias
Avg. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$42
Schedules at
ktelpierias.gr
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Fier
Avg. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Fier to Athens
Avg. Duration
10 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Vlorë to Katerini
Avg. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Ferry operators
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Ios
Avg. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$12 - $17
Business
$15
Car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
Avg. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$55 - $80
Business
$75
VIP
$91
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Ios
Avg. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
Avg. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $100
Car ferry from Mykonos to Ios
Avg. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $95
Golden Star Ferries
Phone
212 222 4000
Email
general@goldenstarferries.gr
Website
goldenstarferries.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Ios
Avg. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $50
Schedules at
goldenstarferries.gr
Lobby
$19 - $27
VIP
$35 - $50
Cabin
$18
Zante Ferries
Phone
(+30) 210 4100211
Website
zanteferries.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Ios
Avg. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
zanteferries.gr
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Santorini to Ios
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $90
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$70 - $90
CABIN A3 outside
$50 - $60
CABIN A4 outside
$50 - $60
Economy
$21 - $24
Car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
Avg. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$80 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$70 - $80
CABIN A4 outside
$70 - $80
Economy
$40 - $50
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Bari to Patras
Avg. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $290
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$99 - $100
Aircraft-type seats
$112 - $113
2 bed inside cabin
$281 - $282
3 bed outside cabin
$230 - $280

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Rome to Ios?

The distance between Rome and Ios is 1239 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Rome to Ios?

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Ios is to fly and car ferry which costs 130€ and takes 10 h 31 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Rome to Ios?

The quickest way to get from Rome to Ios is to fly and car ferry which takes 7 h 27 min and costs 220€.

How long does it take to get from Rome to Ios?

It takes approximately 7 h 27 min to get from Rome to Ios, including transfers.