There are 9 ways to get from Spain to Santorini by plane, train, bus, ferry, bus and 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 from Barcelona  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Santorini (JTR) BCN - JTR

$119 - $578

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Fly from Valencia  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Santorini (JTR) VLC - JTR

$149 - $424

Fly from Madrid  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Santorini (JTR) MAD - JTR

$170 - $676

Train, bus, Catamaran via Nîmes  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants Station to Nîmes Tgv
  3. Take the bus from Nîmes to Sofia
  4. Take the bus from Sofia to Piraeus
  5. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$459 - $667

Train, bus Ruse Bus, Catamaran  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Zaragoza Delicias Ave / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zaragoza to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Piraeus
  4. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$264 - $412

Bus Ruse Bus, ferry  •  2 days 21 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Heraklion
  3. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini

$283 - $389

Bus, Catamaran  •  3 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Pireaus
  3. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$255 - $292

Bus Yubim, ferry  •  3 days 8 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Santorini

$250 - $332

Drive, carferry, Catamaran  •  47 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Ancona
  2. Take the carferry from Ancona to Patras
  3. Drive from Patras to Piraeus
  4. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$460 - $867

Questions & Answers

The distance between Spain and Santorini is 2593 km.

The best way to get from Spain to Santorini without a car is to train and bus and Catamaran which takes 2 days 12 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to get from Spain to Santorini, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Santorini Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h.

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Aegean Airlines, Olympic Air, Lufthansa and Vueling Airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Santorini Airport.

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There are 1314+ hotels available in Santorini. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Spain to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 24 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Spain to Santorini.
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  • Distance: 1620.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 27 min

What companies run services between Spain and Santorini, Greece?

Vueling Airlines, Lufthansa and two other airlines fly from Barcelona to Mesariá twice daily.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Valencia to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Madrid to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Santorini
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Santorini via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Valencia to Santorini via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Flights from Madrid to Santorini via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Madrid to Santorini via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Santorini
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Santorini via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Valencia to Santorini via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Flights from Madrid to Santorini via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Madrid to Santorini via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Valencia to Santorini via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Santorini via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Madrid to Santorini via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Santorini via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $2,000
Flights from Madrid to Santorini via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $3,000
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Valencia to Santorini via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Valencia to Santorini via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Madrid to Santorini via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,600
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Madrid to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Madrid to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Zaragoza Delicias
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Nîmes to Sofia
Ave. Duration
31 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$230 - $300
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Nîmes to Sofia
Ave. Duration
30 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
yubim.eu
Bus from Madrid to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 days 2 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Schedules at
yubim.eu
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
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$77
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
Union Ivkoni
Ruse Bus
Phone
+359 82 82 81 51
Email
info@avtogararuse.org
Website
avtogararuse.org
Bus from Zaragoza to Sofia
Ave. Duration
38 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
avtogararuse.org
Bus from Madrid to Sofia
Ave. Duration
42 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
avtogararuse.org
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus and ferry from Sofia to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
21 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $25
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Dary Commerce
Phone
+3592917400
Email
info@darytravel.com
Website
dary.bg
Bus from Madrid to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
2 days 4 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$131
Schedules at
dary.bg
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Plovdiv to Pireaus
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$48
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
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 Heraklion to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
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
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Ancona to Patras
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $230
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$77 - $80
Airplane economy seats
$91 - $94
2-berth outside
$190 - $230
3-berth outside shower
$170 - $200
Grimaldi Lines
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Ancona to Patras
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$97 - $99
Aircraft-type seats
$112 - $115
2 bed inside cabin
$293 - $297
3 bed outside cabin
$250 - $300

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