Santorini is also known as Thera and Thira and part of the Greek island group called the Cyclades. Unfortunately, the airport is very small and outdated, meaning that during the summer it can get too crowded forcing people to wait outside. In 2021, the current terminal will be expanded and modernised.
Where is Santorini Airport situated?
Santorini Airport is located on the eastern part of the island, north of Kamari and east of the capital Fira. The airport is easily accessible by car via the many roads that cover the island.
How many terminals does Santorini Airport have?
Santorini Airport has one outdated terminal. Expect chaos as you leave, so be there on time.
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
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.
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
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.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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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 (V7)
- Vueling (VY)
- Alitalia (AZ)
- Norwegian (DY)
- easyJet (U2)
Hotels near the airport
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Hotels in Firá
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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!
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