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There are 4 ways to get from Santorini to Elounda by ferry, car, bus or plane

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Ferry, drive  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion Champion Jet 2 / ...
  2. Drive from Heraklion to Elounda

$68 - $99

3 alternative options

Ferry, bus  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion Champion Jet 2 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heraklion to Agios Nikolaos

$84 - $118

Ferry, bus via Santorini  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion Champion Jet 2 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heraklion to Agios Nikolaos

$84 - $118

Fly  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Santorini (JTR) to Sitia (JSH) JTR - JSH

$223 - $781

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santorini to Elounda is to ferry and drive which costs 55€ - 90€ and takes 3 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santorini to Elounda is to ferry and drive which costs 55€ - 90€ and takes 3 h 1 min.

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The distance between Santorini and Elounda is 129 km.

The best way to get from Santorini to Elounda without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 5 h 56 min and costs 70€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Santorini to Elounda, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Santorini Airport to Sitia Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Olympic Air and Sky Express offer flights from Santorini Airport to Sitia Airport.

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There are 506+ hotels available in Elounda. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Santorini to Santorini Airport is to taxi which takes 3 min and costs 15€ - 19€.

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Map of how to get from Santorini to Elounda.
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  • Distance: 80.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 1 min

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

Olympic Air and Sky Express fly from Mesariá to Elounda 4 times a week.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Santorini to Sitia via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Santorini to Sitia via Athens, Alexandroupolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$300 - $2,000
Bus operators
KTEL Heraklio - Lasithi S.A.
Phone
2810 24 50 20
Email
info@ktelherlas.gr
Website
ktelherlas.gr
Bus from Heraklion to Agios Nikolaos
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
ktelherlas.gr
Ferry operators

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