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There are 8 ways to get from Sicily to Santorini by plane, car ferry, bus and ferry, train, bus, 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 Catania to Santorini  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Santorini (JTR) CTA - JTR

$130 - $575

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Fly Palermo to Santorini  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Santorini (JTR) PMO - JTR

$150 - $577

Fly Catania to Naxos Is, Catamaran  •  16 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Naxos Is (JNX) CTA - JNX
  2. Take the Catamaran from Naxos to Santorini

$209 - $1,200

Bus and ferry, train, bus, Catamaran  •  41 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Palermo to Termoli
  2. Take the train from Termoli to Varano 614 / ...
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Katerini
  4. Take the bus from Katerini to Peiraias
  5. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$327 - $469

Bus and ferry, bus, Catamaran  •  43 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Palermo to Cosenza
  2. Take the bus from Cosenza to Ancona
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Katerini
  4. Take the bus from Katerini to Peiraias
  5. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$330 - $481

Train, car ferry, drive, Catamaran  •  44 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Roma Termini Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Bari Centrale Fa / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Bari to Patras
  4. Drive from Patras to Piraeus
  5. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$325 - $621

Train, bus, car ferry, ferry  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Salerno Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Salerno to Bari Porto
  3. Take the car ferry from Bari to Durrës
  4. Take the bus from Durrës to Thessaloniki
  5. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Santorini

$260 - $438

Drive, ferry, car ferry, Catamaran  •  34 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Palermo to Messina Marittima
  2. Take the ferry from Messina Marittima to Reggio Calabria
  3. Drive from Reggio Calabria to Brindisi
  4. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Patras
  5. Drive from Patras to Piraeus
  6. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$237 - $404

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sicily to Santorini is to fly which costs 110€ - 500€ and takes 5 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sicily to Santorini is to fly which costs 110€ - 500€ and takes 5 h 49 min.

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The distance between Sicily and Santorini is 1012 km.

The best way to get from Sicily to Santorini without a car is to bus and ferry and train and bus and Catamaran which takes 41 h 34 min and costs 280€ - 410€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Sicily to Santorini, including transfers.

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

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Santorini is 1 h ahead of Sicily. It is currently 10:59 PM in Sicily and 11:59 PM in Santorini.

Aegean Airlines, Alitalia, Olympic Air and two other airlines offer flights from Catania Airport to Santorini Airport.

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There are 1127+ hotels available in Santorini. Prices start at $102 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sicily to Catania Airport is to bus which takes 6 min and costs 2€ - 4€.

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Map of how to get from Sicily to Santorini.
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  • Distance: 632.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 49 min

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

Aegean Airlines, Olympic Air and three other airlines fly from Catania to Mesariá once daily.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Catania to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Palermo to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Catania to Naxos Is via Athens
Ave. Duration
18 h 45 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Catania to Naxos Is via Rome, Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Flights from Catania to Naxos Is via Vienna, Athens
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $2,000
Flights from Catania to Naxos Is via Munich, Athens
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,400
Flights from Catania to Naxos Is via Istanbul Ataturk, Athens
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Catania to Naxos Is via Naples, Athens
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Catania to Santorini via Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Palermo to Santorini via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Catania to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Catania to Naxos Is via Rome, Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Flights from Catania to Naxos Is via Vienna, Athens
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $2,000
Flights from Catania to Naxos Is via Munich, Athens
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,400
Flights from Catania to Naxos Is via Istanbul Ataturk, Athens
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Catania to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Palermo to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Palermo to Santorini via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $2,400
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Palermo to Santorini via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Catania to Naxos Is via Athens
Ave. Duration
21 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Train operators
Trenitalia

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 Termoli to Varano
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $36
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Palermo Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
11 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
8 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
3 h 54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Palermo to Termoli
Ave. Duration
11 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Palermo to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Katerini
Ave. Duration
12 h 9 min
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
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
ktelpierias.gr
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Cosenza to Ancona
Ave. Duration
8 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$52
Schedules at
saj.it
Busitalia Simet S.p.A.
Phone
+39 098 3520 315
Email
info@fsbusitaliafast.it
Website
fsbusitaliafast.it
Bus from Cosenza to Ancona
Ave. Duration
10 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
simetspa.it
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Salerno to Bari-Porto
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Durrës to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 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
Car ferry from Naxos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$60 - $85
Ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 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 Naxos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$22 - $90
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$65 - $90
CABIN A3 outside
$50 - $60
CABIN A4 outside
$50 - $60
Economy
$22 - $26
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
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
Adria Ferries
Phone
071 50211621
Email
booking@adriaferries.com
Website
adriaferries.com
Car ferry from Bari to Durrës
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Schedules at
adriaferries.com
Deck
$70 - $80
Car
$110 - $120
Inside cabin 2 beds
$105 - $115
Inner cabin 2 beds
$110 - $125
Metromare Dello Stretto
Website
metromaredellostretto.it
Ferry from Messina Marittima to Reggio Calabria
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
metromaredellostretto.it
Grimaldi Lines

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