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Recommended option

Fly from Venice  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Santorini (JTR) VCE - JTR

$121 - $456

6 alternative options

Train to Bologna, fly  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Bologna C.Le
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Santorini (JTR) BLQ - JTR

$132 - $690

Train, bus and ferry, bus, car ferry  •  30 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Katerini
  3. Take the bus from Katerini to Peiraias
  4. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini

$300 - $432

Car ferry, drive  •  39 h 29 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Venezia to Patras
  2. Drive from Patras to Piraeus
  3. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini

$198 - $487

Bus, car ferry  •  44 h 10 min

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

$285 - $398

Bus, car ferry via Piraeus  •  46 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Venezia Mestre Station to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Piraeus
  3. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini

Bus, car ferry via Kavala  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Venezia to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Kavala
  3. Take the car ferry from Kavala to Naxos
  4. Take the car ferry from Naxos to Santorini

$278 - $568

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

easyJet, Volotea and three other airlines fly from Venice to Mesariá once daily.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Venice to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Bologna to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Venice to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Venice to Santorini via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Bologna to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Bologna to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Train operators
Bus operators
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Katerini
Ave. Duration
14 h 47 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$150 - $220
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
$41
Schedules at
ktelpierias.gr
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Venezia to Sofia
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
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 a week
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Venezia Mestre Station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
17 h 34 min
Frequency
4 times 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
$78
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Sofia to Kavala
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 43
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Kavala
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
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 Heraklion to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 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 Naxos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$65 - $110
Business
$101
VIP
$94
Car ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$30 - $45
Business
$41
Car ferry from Kavala to Naxos
Ave. Duration
22 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$75 - $250
Business
$245
2 bed outside cabin
$123
4 bed outside cabin
$102
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Venezia to Patras
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$100 - $102
Aircraft-type seats
$121 - $123
2 bed inside cabin
$319 - $322
3 bed outside cabin
$270 - $330
Zante Ferries
Phone
(+30) 210 4100211
Website
zanteferries.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
zanteferries.gr
Blue Star Ferries
Golden Star Ferries
Phone
212 222 4000
Email
general@goldenstarferries.gr
Website
goldenstarferries.gr
Car ferry from Naxos to Santorini
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Venice and Santorini is 1488 km.

The cheapest way to get from Venice to Santorini is to fly which costs 100€ - 390€ and takes 4 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Venice to Santorini is to fly which takes 4 h 30 min and costs 100€ - 390€.

It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Venice to Santorini, including transfers.