There are 9 ways to get from Thessaloniki to Ios by plane, car ferry, train, bus 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 Santorini, car ferry  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Santorini (JTR) SKG - JTR
  2. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Ios

$76 - $371

Cheapest option

Fly to Mykonos, car ferry  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Mykonos (JMK) SKG - JMK
  2. Take the car ferry from Mykonos to Ios

$68 - $364

7 alternative options

Fly to Naxos Is, car ferry  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Naxos Is (JNX) SKG - JNX
  2. Take the car ferry from Naxos to Ios

$204 - $915

Fly to Paros, car ferry  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Paros (PAS) SKG - PAS
  2. Take the car ferry from Paros to Ios

$93 - $486

Fly to Irakleion, car ferry  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Irakleion (HER) SKG - HER
  2. Take the car ferry from Heraklion to Ios

$71 - $274

Train, car ferry  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens 601
  2. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Ios Hellenic Highspeed / ...

$89 - $133

Bus KTEL Thessalonikis, car ferry  •  11 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Athens
  2. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Ios Hellenic Highspeed / ...

$103 - $138

Bus KTEL Attikis, car ferry  •  14 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Peiraias
  2. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Ios

$77 - $168

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Thessaloniki to Piraeus
  2. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Ios Hellenic Highspeed / ...

$131 - $200

What companies run services between Thessaloniki, Greece and Ios, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Thessaloniki to Ios. However, you can take the shuttle to Thessaloniki Airport (SKG), take the walk to Thessaloniki airport, fly to Santorini, take the taxi to Santorini, then take the car ferry to Ios. Alternatively, you can take the shuttle to Thessaloniki Airport (SKG), take the walk to Thessaloniki airport, fly to Naxos Is, take the taxi to Naxos, then take the car ferry to Ios.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from Thessaloniki to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from Thessaloniki to Naxos Is via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Thessaloniki to Paros
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Thessaloniki to Paros via Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Thessaloniki to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $600
Flights from Thessaloniki to Mykonos via Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $600
Flights from Thessaloniki to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $240
Flights from Thessaloniki to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $240
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Thessaloniki to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Thessaloniki to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Thessaloniki to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Flights from Thessaloniki to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Astra Airlines
Website
astra-airlines.gr
Flights from Thessaloniki to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Bus operators
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr
KTEL Attikis
Phone
210 88 08 000
Email
info@ktelattikis.gr
Website
ktelattikis.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Peiraias
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ktelattikis.gr
Ferry operators
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Ios
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$11 - $16
Business
$14
Car ferry from Naxos to Ios
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$14 - $19
Business
$17
Car ferry from Paros to Ios
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$17 - $24
Business
$22
Car ferry from Mykonos to Ios
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$29 - $40
Business
$37
Car ferry from Heraklion to Ios
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$40 - $60
Business
$54
Car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$55 - $75
Business
$71
VIP
$86
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Ios
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$60 - $85
Car ferry from Naxos to Ios
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$60 - $85
Car ferry from Paros to Ios
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$60 - $85
Car ferry from Mykonos to Ios
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Car ferry from Heraklion to Ios
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$70 - $95
Car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $95
Golden Star Ferries
Phone
212 222 4000
Email
general@goldenstarferries.gr
Website
goldenstarferries.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Ios
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $50
Schedules at
goldenstarferries.gr
Lobby
$18 - $26
VIP
$35 - $50
Cabin
$17
Car ferry from Naxos to Ios
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Schedules at
goldenstarferries.gr
Lobby
$20 - $28
VIP
$35 - $50
Cabin
$21
Car ferry from Paros to Ios
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Schedules at
goldenstarferries.gr
Lobby
$22 - $35
VIP
$40 - $55
Cabin
$27
Car ferry from Mykonos to Ios
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
goldenstarferries.gr
Lobby
$29 - $40
VIP
$45 - $65
Cabin
$46
Zante Ferries
Phone
(+30) 210 4100211
Website
zanteferries.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Ios
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
zanteferries.gr
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Santorini to Ios
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $90
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$65 - $90
CABIN A3 outside
$50 - $60
CABIN A4 outside
$50 - $60
Economy
$20 - $23
Car ferry from Naxos to Ios
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $90
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$65 - $90
CABIN A3 outside
$50 - $60
CABIN A4 outside
$50 - $60
Economy
$20 - $24
Car ferry from Paros to Ios
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times 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 - $25
Car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$75 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$65 - $80
CABIN A4 outside
$65 - $80
Economy
$35 - $50

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Thessaloniki and Ios is 481 km.

The cheapest way to get from Thessaloniki to Ios is to train and car ferry which costs 75€ - 120€ and takes 10 h 49 min.

The quickest way to get from Thessaloniki to Ios is to fly and car ferry which takes 5 h 30 min and costs 65€ - 320€.

It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Thessaloniki to Ios, including transfers.