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There are 10 ways to get from Rome to Ios by plane, car ferry, 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, Catamaran  •  6h 22m

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

$131 - $529

Cheapest option

Fly Rome Ciampino to Athens, ferry  •  10h 34m

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

$90 - $269

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Fly Rome to Naxos Is, ferry  •  15h 41m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Naxos Is (JNX) FCO - JNX
  2. Take the ferry from Naxos to Ios

$185 - $1,068

Fly Rome to Paros, ferry  •  10h 17m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Paros (PAS) FCO - PAS
  2. Take the ferry from Paros to Ios

$186 - $695

Fly Rome to Athens, ferry  •  10h 33m

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

$119 - $331

Bus, bus and ferry, Catamaran  •  30h 38m

  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 Catamaran from Piraeus to Ios

$251 - $350

Train, car ferry, drive, Catamaran  •  29h 40m

  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

$242 - $492

Bus and ferry, bus, car ferry  •  40h 12m

  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

$160 - $252

Bus, car ferry  •  47h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Roma to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Piraeus
  3. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Ios

$300 - $445

Drive, car ferry, ferry  •  28h 18m

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

$261 - $515

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The cheapest way to get from Rome to Ios is to fly and ferry which costs 75€ - 240€ and takes 10h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Ios is to fly and Catamaran which costs 110€ - 460€ and takes 6h 22m.

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The distance between Rome and Ios is 1239 km.

The best way to get from Rome to Ios without a car is to bus and bus and ferry and Catamaran which takes 30h 38m and costs 210€ - 310€.

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It takes approximately 6h 22m to get from Rome to Ios, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Santorini Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 10m.

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Ios is 1h ahead of Rome. It is currently 3:13 PM in Rome and 4:13 PM in Ios.

Blue Panorama Airlines, Vueling Airlines, Aegean Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Santorini Airport.

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There are 148+ hotels available in Ios. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Rome to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32m and costs 10€ - 15€.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Ios.
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  • Distance: 774.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 22m

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, then take the Catamaran to Ios. Alternatively, you can take the train to Fiumicino Aeroporto, take the walk to Rome airport, fly to Naxos Is, take the taxi to Naxos, then take the ferry to Ios.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Rome to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Rome to Naxos Is via Athens
Ave. Duration
11h 12m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Rome to Naxos Is via Istanbul Ataturk, Athens
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Rome to Naxos Is via Heraklion, Athens
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Rome to Naxos Is via Preveza, Athens
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Rome to Naxos Is via Tunis, Athens
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,500
Flights from Rome to Paros via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Rome to Paros via Belgrade, Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Rome to Paros via Heraklion, Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Rome to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Athens
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Rome to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Rome to Athens via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Rome to Naxos Is via Athens
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Rome to Naxos Is via Istanbul Ataturk, Athens
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Rome to Naxos Is via Heraklion, Athens
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Rome to Naxos Is via Preveza, Athens
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Rome to Paros via Belgrade, Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Rome to Paros via Heraklion, Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Rome to Athens
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Rome to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Rome to Paros via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Rome to Paros via Milan Linate, Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Rome to Paros via Istanbul Ataturk, Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Rome to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Rome to Santorini via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Rome to Athens via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Train operators
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 Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Roma Marche Linee
Phone
+39 0733 818638
Email
info@romamarchelinee.it
Website
romamarchelinee.it
Bus from Rome Tiburtina to Ancona
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
romamarchelinee.it
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Katerini
Ave. Duration
12h 9m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
KTEL Pierias S.A.
Phone
23510 46720
Website
ktelpierias.gr
Bus from Katerini to Peiraias
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
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
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
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
10h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Roma to Sofia
Ave. Duration
28h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$220 - $280
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
Union Ivkoni
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
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Ios
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$60 - $85
Ferry from Naxos to Ios
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Ferry from Paros to Ios
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$60 - $85
Car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $100
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Ios
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$11 - $15
Business
$13
Ferry from Naxos to Ios
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$35 - $50
Business
$48
Ferry from Rafina to Ios
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$60 - $80
Business
$78
Car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$50 - $75
Business
$71
VIP
$85
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Santorini to Ios
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
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 - $22
Car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $100
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$75 - $100
CABIN A3 outside
$60 - $75
CABIN A4 outside
$60 - $75
Economy
$35 - $45
Zante Ferries
Phone
(+30) 210 4100211
Website
zanteferries.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Ios
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Once 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
15h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$93 - $94
Aircraft-type seats
$105 - $106
2 bed inside cabin
$262 - $264
3 bed outside cabin
$210 - $260

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