How to reach Santorini


By boat

Santorini is connected with Piraeus/ Athens by boat daily and throughout the year. Boats depart from the port of Piraeus and exits E1, E6.
Duration: The trip by boat lasts 8 to 9 hours, while the trip with high-speed vessels lasts around 5 hours.
TIP: If you are traveling to Santorini during summer months is advisable to book your tickets in advance.


Useful phones

Santorini Port Authority, tel. +30 22860 22239
Piraeus Port Authority, tel. 210 4226000
Blue Star Ferries, tel. 210 8919800
Hellenic Seaways, tel. 210 4199000
GA Ferries, tel. 210 4582640
Sea Jet, tel. 210 4121001


By airplane

From Athens. The island of Santorini is connected to Athens with flights of Aegean Airlines and Olympic Air daily and throughout the year. The flight lasts 30 to 40 minutes.
From Thessaloniki. During the summer months Santorini is connected to Thessaloniki with flights of Aegean Airlines. The flight lasts about 1 to 1 ½ hours.
Heraklion Crete, Mykonos: The Olympic Air offers connecting flights from Santorini to Heraklion, Crete and Mykonos during the summer months.
From European cities: During the months of May to October Santorini is connected with straight flights from cities all around Europe. You can book direct flights to Santorini from Berlin, Düsseldorf, Hamburg, Hannover, Nuremberg, Vienna and Zurich with Air Berlin, from London and Milan with Easyjet, from Zurich with Edelweiss Air, from Cologne, Munich and Stuttgart with Germanwings and from Amsterdam with Transavia.


Useful phones

Airport, tel. +30 22860 28400

• Aegean Airlines: tel. 2860 28500, 801 11 20000 (if you are calling from Greece), 210 6261000 (from mobile/ abroad )
• Olympic Air: tel. +30 22860 22793, 210 3550500, 8018010101
Swiss Port: tel. +30 22860 27431
Gold Air: tel. +30 22860 30766