There are 7 ways to get from Rome to Ios by plane, ferry, car ferry, train, car, bus and ferry or bus

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 to Santorini, ferry, car ferry  •  45 days 20 h

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

$131 - $614

Cheapest option

Fly to Athens, ferry  •  11 h 41 min

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

$119 - $341

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Fly to Mykonos, ferry  •  9 h 4 min

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

$144 - $518

Train, car ferry, drive, Catamaran  •  28 h 52 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 Catamaran from Piraeus to Ios

$237 - $495

Bus and ferry, bus, Catamaran  •  34 h 44 min

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

$187 - $249

Bus and ferry, bus, car ferry  •  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

$207 - $332

Drive, car ferry, Catamaran  •  28 h 41 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 Catamaran from Piraeus to Ios

$256 - $525

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Ios is to fly and ferry which costs 100€ - 300€ and takes 11 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Ios is to fly and ferry which takes 9 h 4 min and costs 120€ - 450€.

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The distance between Rome and Ios is 1239 km.

It takes approximately 45 days 20 h to get from Rome to Ios, including transfers.

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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 Fiumicino Aeroporto, take the walk to Rome airport, fly to Santorini, take the taxi to Santorini, take the ferry to Santorini, then take the car ferry to Ios. Alternatively, you can take the train to Fiumicino Aeroporto, take the walk to Rome airport, fly to Mykonos, take the walk to Mykonos Airport, take the bus to Mykonos Fabrika Square, take the walk to Mykonos, then take the ferry to Ios.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Rome to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $2,600
Flights from Rome to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Rome to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Rome to Athens via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Rome to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Rome to Mykonos via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Rome to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Rome to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Rome to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Rome to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Rome to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Santorini via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Rome to Athens via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Train operators
Bus operators
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Fier
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
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
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Vlorë to Katerini
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.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
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Santorini to Santorini
Ave. Duration
45 days 12 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$50 - $70
1st Class
$60 - $80
Car ferry from Santorini to Ios
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$60 - $85
Ferry from Mykonos to Ios
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Ferry from Rafina to Ios
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $100
Car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $100
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Ferry from Santorini to Santorini
Ave. Duration
45 days 12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$0 - $3
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$1 - $3
Business
$0
Car ferry from Santorini to Ios
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$11 - $16
Business
$14
Car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$65 - $95
Business
$94
VIP
$92
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Ferry from Santorini to Santorini
Ave. Duration
45 days 12 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $85
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$60 - $85
CABIN A3 outside
$45 - $55
CABIN A4 outside
$45 - $55
Economy
$16 - $19
Car ferry from Santorini to Ios
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $85
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$65 - $85
CABIN A3 outside
$50 - $60
CABIN A4 outside
$50 - $60
Economy
$19 - $23
Car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a week
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
Golden Star Ferries
Phone
212 222 4000
Email
general@goldenstarferries.gr
Website
goldenstarferries.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Ios
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $50
Schedules at
goldenstarferries.gr
Lobby
$18 - $25
VIP
$35 - $50
Cabin
$17
Zante Ferries
Phone
(+30) 210 4100211
Website
zanteferries.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Ios
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
zanteferries.gr
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Bari to Patras
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$93 - $95
Aircraft-type seats
$106 - $107
2 bed inside cabin
$265 - $266
3 bed outside cabin
$220 - $270

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