There are 5 ways to get from Rome to Santorini by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, ferry, 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  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Santorini (JTR) FCO - JTR

$114 - $437

4 alternative options

Train, bus and ferry, bus, Catamaran  •  31 h 59 min

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

$304 - $438

Bus and ferry, bus, carferry  •  41 h 20 min

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

$181 - $278

Bus and ferry, bus, ferry  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Tiranë
  2. Take the bus from Tiranë to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Santorini

$221 - $315

Drive, carferry, Catamaran  •  31 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Brindisi
  2. Take the carferry from Brindisi to Patras
  3. Drive from Patras to Piraeus
  4. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$221 - $374

Questions & Answers

The distance between Rome and Santorini is 1271 km.

The best way to get from Rome to Santorini without a car is to train and bus and ferry and bus and Catamaran which takes 31 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Rome to Santorini, including transfers.

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

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Santorini is 1 h ahead of Rome. It is currently 5:39 PM in Rome and 6:39 PM in Santorini.

Vueling Airlines, Eurowings, Austrian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Santorini Airport.

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There are 1314+ hotels available in Santorini. Prices start at $103 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Rome to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Rome to Santorini.
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  • Distance: 794.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 45 min

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

Vueling Airlines, Aegean Airlines and three other airlines fly from Rome to Mesariá twice daily.

Airlines
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
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Rome to Santorini via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
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 Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
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
$30 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Portokalidis Tours
Website
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
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Fier
Ave. Duration
19 h 35 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 Tiranë to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 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
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
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
Grimaldi Lines

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