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Flights to Santorini

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Last minute flights to Santorini

Departure Tue, 10 Dec Return Mon, 16 Dec
LGW London
JTR Santorini
return from £181
Departure Sat, 30 Nov Return Thu, 05 Dec
MAN Manchester
JTR Santorini
return from £209
Departure Sat, 30 Nov Return Sun, 08 Dec
ATH Athens
JTR Santorini
return from £70
Departure Sat, 07 Dec Return Fri, 13 Dec
BHX Birmingham
JTR Santorini
return from £255
Popular flight routes to Santorini
London - Santorini
return from £208
Manchester - Santorini
return from £209
Athens - Santorini
return from £70
Birmingham - Santorini
return from £268
Norwich - Santorini
return from £437
Bristol - Santorini
return from £437

Trips to Santorini

Santorini travel

Santorini in the Aegean Sea forms a part of the Cyclades Islands. A place ravished by the volcanic eruption gives this place a rugged landscape as it stands today. Also known as Thira, it is one of the most captivating islands of Greece with its eye-catching sunsets and scenery, striking traditional houses and beaches with white, red and black sands. Some of the best places to stay when in Santorini are the towns on the cliff like Oia, Fira, or Imerovigli. Let Opodo help you discover cheap flights to Santorini to make this vacation a memory of a lifetime. Check out our offers flight + hotel to Santorini!

Things to do and places to see in Santorini

Much like Venice, Santorini is destined as one of the must see places. With the sun disappearing into the Aegean Sea, or the ancient archaeological ruins, this volcanic ravaged town has a lot to offer its tourists from relaxed romantic moments to the heart racing aquatic activities or the scrumptious wine and dine options.

And if you have not lived the following on your trips to Santorini, then there is always a reason to come back again and again:

  • Get on a catamaran and take a sunset tour on the blue waters
  • Helicopter tours for those unbelievable views of the volcano, cliffs, caldera, vineyards, and towns
  • Get into a private group and go for a vineyard tour and taste awesome wine on this island
  • At Thirassia, hike the volcano, dive into the hot springs and watch the amazing sunset.
  • When at Amoudi Bay make sure you jump off the cliff into the crystal clear waters
  • Drive around on a quad bike and explore the island
  • Get on to the black sand beaches of Kamari Beach for a sun bathe
  • Hit the turquoise waters on a rented jet ski or a kayak
  • Visit the well-preserved ancient archaeological sites in Thira and Akrotiri which had been damaged by the volcanoes
  • Have a sunset dinner with a beautiful view at the Ammoudi Port
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Santorini airports

Thira Airport or Santorini International Airport is on the east side of Greece. There are various charter flights from Europe and the UK, but for non-European countries flights to Santorini are via Athens or some other European country with charter flights to this Greek Island.

  • Santorini International Airport

    Top airlines

    Some of the top charter flights from European countries are Aegean Airlines, Olympic Air and Iberia.

    Location

    The Airport near the Monolithos beach is located in the east-central part of Greece. It is under 6km from Fira which is the capital of Santorini and about 17km from northernmost end of Santorini and Oia.

    Transport options

    This airport is easily accessible by public transport or road. Bus services run from the airport to Fira which is the main bus station, from where you can get a connecting ride to any part of the island. The bus ride from airport to Fira takes about 20 minutes. You can also opt for a private ride and pre-book a taxi, shuttle service or limousine service for a chauffeured tour of the island. Plan to drive and explore on your own - reach out to the car rental companies at the arrival terminal and pick your ride from a range of luxury to sports cars.

FAQ's about Santorini

🖱️ When's the best time to book flights to Santorini?
The top month to book flights to Santorini is July, based on our Opodo UK customers. The next most popular booking period for Santorini flights is August. In third place: September. By this we mean when travellers book their tickets. For the best time to actually travel to Santorini, read on.
📅 When's the best time to go to Santorini?
We checked our customers' flight searches, and the winner of best time to fly to Santorini is... September. The next best month to travel to Santorini is August. And let's not forget July, the third top choice for when to go to Santorini. However if you prefer things on the less busy side, we can also tell you (quietly) that the least popular month for flights to Santorini is January.
🕑 How long before a flight to Santorini should I be at the airport?
If you want to be on time for your flight to Santorini, make sure to be at the airport at least two to three hours in advance. Check-ins, security controls, customs and boarding the airplane can take some time. At Opodo you can find the best deals for flights to Santorini departing from over 9 cities and choose from a variety of services that will improve your time at the airport and guarantee a much better travel experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage. For more convenience, when booking your flight to Santorini at Opodo you can also add insurance or opt for a refundable fare and have a problem-free trip!
✈️ What is the name of Santorini’s airport?
Santorini is served by 1 airport[s]. Santorini operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 9 cities, such as London, Manchester and Athens, the most popular routes.
📌 How far is Santorini’s airport from the city centre?
Santorini’s airport Santorini is located 1 miles from the city centre.
💶 How much is the trip from the airport to Santorini’s city centre?
By Public transport: The price for the trip is about 1.54 GBP per person. By taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from Santorini , for example, the average price for the ride to Santorini centre is around 3.42 GBP per km. By car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, Opodo has the best offers of car rentals in Santorini. Pick your preferred car type and get from Santorini to Santorini city centre on your own terms.
🗺️ How to get from the airport to Santorini city centre?
There are many ways to get from Santorini to central Santorini:
🚗 Driving:
If you go by car or decide to take a taxi, be aware of traffic. The average travel time from Santorini to Santorini city centre when driving is 8 mins, but it may vary depending on the time of the day.
💳 How much should I budget for a trip to Santorini?
If you are going to Santorini, here is a list with an average price of some goods:
  • - Inexpensive Restaurant: 13.70 GBP
  • - Mid Range Restaurante: 34.24 GBP
  • - Cheap Restaurant: 6.85 GBP
  • - Domestic Beer: 2.35 GBP
  • - Imported Beer: 2.57 GBP
  • - Coffee: 2.71 GBP
  • - SoftDrink: 1.71 GBP
  • - Water: 1.07 GBP

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