Disputes about the details of the history of Santorini have not subsided so far. There is no point in arguing about it - this is an island of amazing beauty that fascinates and attracts millions of tourists every year. The number of options for living on this island is very large. Many choose Santorini for their honeymoon and rent private villas with sea views. You can get here from many regions of Greece. Thessaloniki is no exception.
Well-established air links allow you to quickly and comfortably get from Thessaloniki to Santorini without transfers. The flights are operated by the following airlines:
The price of a one-way ticket is from 45 to 140 euros . Flights operate several times a day, so you can easily buy a ticket at the last moment.
Tourists in Santorini are met by an international airport located near the village of Kamari. You can get from it to the capital of the island, Fira, by transfer or by bus, which leaves every 15 minutes.
Please note that airfare to Santorini varies by season. The most expensive are on Christmas Eve and in July-August. The most affordable are in February-May and in autumn, starting from mid-September
There is no direct ferry service between Thessaloniki and Santorini. You can get through Athens , having reached the capital of Greece by car, train and bus, or flying by plane. Then there are three ports to choose from:
Some tourists take a car rented on the mainland with them. In this case, you will have to pay extra from 80 to 150 euros for transporting a vehicle. It is worth remembering that this option is not available on every ferry.
Traveling to Santorini from Thessaloniki loses to the flight both in terms of profit and time. It takes at least 6 hours to get to Piraeus. Taking into account the waiting time and travel time, you will have to spend at least 14-16 hours on the road.
However, you can find a sea cruise from Athens and visit several Cyclades at once.