There are 7 ways to get from Santorini to Turkey by plane, car ferry, bus, 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 to Izmir  •  3 h 14 min

  1. JTR - ADB

$129 - $393

Cheapest option

Fly to Istanbul  •  3 h 43 min

  1. JTR - IST

$109 - $413

5 alternative options

Car ferry, bus Crazy Holidays  •  21 h 31 min

  1. Champion Jet 1 / ...

$144 - $217

Car ferry, train  •  29 h 6 min

$175 - $264

Car ferry, bus via Mytilene  •  29 h 5 min

$150 - $314

Car ferry, bus via Fira  •  29 h 46 min

Car ferry, drive  •  16 h 58 min

  1. Champion Jet 1 / ...

$228 - $354

What companies run services between Santorini, Greece and Turkey?

Olympic Air, Aegean Airlines and five other airlines fly from Mesariá to İzmir 5 times a day.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Santorini to Izmir via Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Flights from Santorini to Istanbul via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Santorini to Istanbul via Athens, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Santorini to Istanbul via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Santorini to Izmir via Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Flights from Santorini to Izmir via Athens, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Santorini to Istanbul via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Santorini to Istanbul via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Santorini to Izmir via Athens, Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Ska to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Train from Thessaloniki to Dikea
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$30 - $45
First Class
$40 - $60
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Kapikule to Halkali
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Athens to Istanbul Otogar
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Ayvalik to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
9 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$65 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $110
Silver
$70
Club Class
$82
Car ferry from Santorini to Naxos
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $75
1st Class
$65 - $90
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$65 - $110
Business
$100
VIP
$94
Car ferry from Santorini to Naxos
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$23 - $30
Business
$29
Car ferry from Naxos to Mytilene
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$75 - $150
Business
$142
2 bed outside cabin
$122
4 bed outside cabin
$102
Blue Star Ferries
Golden Star Ferries
Phone
212 222 4000
Email
general@goldenstarferries.gr
Website
goldenstarferries.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Naxos
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Schedules at
goldenstarferries.gr
Lobby
$25 - $35
VIP
$40 - $60
Cabin
$36
Jale Tour
Phone
+90266 331 31 70
Email
info@jaletur.com
Website
jaletour.com
Car ferry from Mitilini to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
jaletour.com
Zante Ferries
Phone
(+30) 210 4100211
Website
zanteferries.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
zanteferries.gr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Santorini and Turkey is 887 km.

The cheapest way to get from Santorini to Turkey is to fly which costs 90€ - 350€ and takes 3 h 43 min.

The quickest way to get from Santorini to Turkey is to fly which takes 3 h 14 min and costs 110€ - 340€.

It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Santorini to Turkey, including transfers.