You can get from Santorini to Athens by train, bus or flight.
To get from Santorini to Athens on 07 Jul we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||145 miles (234 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach, flight, ferry or train|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £116 • 45 min|
|Popular travel companies||Aegean Airlines or Anek - Superfast|
Travel 145 miles (234 km) by coach, flight, ferry or train to Athens from Santorini. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Aegean Airlines or Anek - Superfast among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or ferry from Santorini to Athens.
There are 4 ways to travel between Santorini and Athens including taking a coach, flight, ferry or train.
A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Santorini to Athens, which costs on average £1.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Athens:
A train is generally £3 less than a coach for the same route. A coach costs on average £3 from Santorini to Athens.
A train is £116 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Santorini to Athens costing on average £116.
A train is £53 less than a ferry for this route with tickets for a ferry from Santorini to Athens costing on average £53.
The fastest way to get to Athens from Santorini is by flight with an average travel time of 45 min.
There are alternative travel options to Athens that can usually take longer:
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Athens is approximately 145 miles (234 km) away from Santorini.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Santorini to Athens:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Santorini to Athens, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Santorini to Athens with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Athens tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this route.
Before travelling from Santorini to Athens, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Santorini to Athens tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.