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Santorini Airport

General information

Santorini, also known as Thera and Thira, is part of the Greek archipelago called the Cyclades. In 2021, the airport’s expanded and modernized terminal was inaugurated, to the delight of travellers. Santorini’s top spot is Oia, one of the most photographed places in Greece where you can enjoy the beautiful sunset.


Where is Santorini Airport situated?

Santorini Airport is located in the east of the island, north of Kamari and east of the capital Fira. The airport is easily accessible by car via the many roads on the Greek island.

How many terminals does Santorini Airport have?

The airport has one terminal that has been expanded and modernized in recent years. The renovated terminal was put into use in the summer of 2021 and has 17 check-in desks. In terms of design, the terminal is not as beautiful as the terminal of Mykonos Airport.

Airport Map

Nearby airports

A good alternative for flying to or from Santorini Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in Greece.

Airport Distance
Mykonos Airport 116km
Heraklion Airport 121km
Kos Airport 150km
Chania Airport 154km



The distance from Santorini Airport to the centre of Fira is 6 kilometres. By car, it takes 20 minutes to get to the centre of Fira.

From JTR Airport to Fira City centre by Car
6 km
20 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Santorini Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Santorini Airport you can travel by bus. Visit the Santorini Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Santorini Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Fira is about € 20.-. Book your taxi at Santorini Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From JTR Airport to Fira City centre by Taxi
6 km
15 min
€ 20.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Santorini Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Budget, Hertz, Thrifty (The Hertz Corporation), Sixt and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Santorini Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Santorini Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Santorini Airport.



Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Santorini Airport.

Flight tickets

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Which airlines fly from and to Santorini Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Santorini Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • Volotea
  • Vueling
  • ITA Airways
  • Norwegian
  • easyJet


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Santorini Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Potamida Suites, Vóthon

Set in Vóthon, Potamida Suites offers accommodation with a private pool, a patio and pool views. It is situated 4.8 km from Archaeological Museum of Thera and features free WiFi plus room service.


Hotel Eucalyptus, Mesariá

Surrounded by eucalyptus trees, the white-washed Hotel Eucalyptus is centrally located in Mesaria Village. It features a sun terrace and offers colourful rooms that open to a balcony with village views. Free WiFi is available in all areas.


Olympic Hotel Santorini, Vóthon

Offering an outdoor pool and a sun terrace with sun loungers, Olympic Hotel Santorini is set in Vóthon, 10 km from Oía. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Free WiFi is available throughout the property and free private parking is available on site.

Hotels in Santorini

Looking for the best hotels in Santorini? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Hotel Thira, Fira

Hotel Thira, is located high in the town of Fira, in the magnificent, cosmopolitan island of Santorini, near a number of restaurants, bars and shops. The hotel offers facilities with great consideration for its guests.


Alti Santorini Suites, Megalokhori

Enjoying panoramic views over the Caldera and the Aegean Sea, Alti Santorini Suites offers minimal-style suites with outdoor and individual, heated plunge pools with hydromassage facilities.



LAGADI SUITES by K&K offers elegantly decorated villas in Mesaria. Oía is 10 km from the property. Free private parking is available on site. The accommodation is air conditioned and is equipped with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels.

Things to do

It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Santorini Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!


Santorini: Akrotiri Prehistoric City Ticket with Audio Guide

Explore the ruins of the Cycladic Bronze Age settlement Akrotiri in Santorini with entry and a guided tour on your phone. Discover a city frozen in time by the aftermath of a volcanic erruption.


Santorini: Luxury Small Group Catamaran w/ Meal & Open Bar

Sail with a small group in the morning or sunset hours around the Santorini caldera aboard a luxury catamaran with an open bar. Snorkel, swim in hot springs, and enjoy a freshly prepared Greek meal.

Tour & transport

Santorini: Guided Wine Tasting Tour with Pickup

Taste the wines produced on the island of Santorini on a tasting tour with a local wine expert. Visit the island's best wineries to explore the vineyards and hear about the different grape varieties.


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