I might also mention I am looking far in advance to get acquainted with the website because my trip is planned for the week of the July 17, so right now the ferry times are not posted. We only have one night there after flying in from Santorini?The best hotel near the Athens airport (and the only one within walking distance) is the.We have a 2.5 hr connection time, arriving from Santorini to the Athens Airport to catch our international connection flight. Though it seems tempting to do a cruise/tour I highly recommend planning and traveling on your own. I wanted to book it for May 24 as I have to catch a flight out of Athens at 8.On May 24 it will depart Santorini at 9am and get to Rafina at 15:45. I went online to Blue Star Ferry’s website and there doesn’t appear to be a ferry that day (or perhaps their website has an error?)
Ferries rarely sell out so booking far in advance is not usually necessary (though there are.Boarding the ferry will require carrying your bags onto the ferry and occasionally (depending on the ferry) up several flights of narrow stairs. I have been looking at Paros, Naxos, Folegandros, Serifos, Kos. Mykonos, less so, as it really shuts down in the off season. I was hoping you could tell me if the water is very choppy at that time of year? We are in an early planning stage and are getting good price on flight (Ryan and Aegean). It’s located immediately outside the Arrivals level exit doors (follow the signs). Do you agree?Paros, Naxos, Felegandros, and Serifos are all wonderful islands. EFSTRATIOS AGATHONISI ALEXANDROUPOLIS ALONISSOS AMORGOS/Aegiali AMORGOS/Katapola ANAFI ANDROS ANGISTRI ANGISTRI/Myli ANTIKYTHIRA ASTAKOS ASTYPALEA CHALKI … With such limited time don’t waste any more of it on a ferry than you have to. Can you help? We definitely want to go to Santorini and are thinking of adding Paros and Mykonos. This is on the bottom level of the ferry.
2.30 Euros per way. 2.90 Euros.There is a frequent public bus network service that runs to all the villages of the island departing and ending in Fira Town.Travelers going to Oia need to change bus in Fira‘s main bus station.The tickets can be purchased by the bus collector, and the price can vary from 1.80 to 2.50 Euros per person and per route.25 Martiou str. We’re going to Greece this December and I almost cancelled my trip since I kept reading negative comments about going to Greece in Dec BUT, I feel so much better now after reading your comments.So, we’re taking my parents to Greece for my dad’s birthday. But facing issues as the reservation is not getting completed. Right now I’m searching the Internet for some other tour company that will allow us to spend a reasonable amount of time on Santorini.You have it exactly right.
I would be traveling next Tuesday.The Zante and the Blue Star are the only ferries next Tuesday and the both get to Piraeus late.Would you like to ask what is the best romantic Island to visit for 3 night?
That ferry is much bigger and very different than the SeaJet catamarans that run from Athens to Santorini. I’m not sure how long it will take to collect luggage and get a taxi to Oia.As long as your flight isn’t late that’s lots of time.
I tried searching one-way from Piraeus but Thira was not loaded in the to drop-down list. You, however, have saved me all this work and for that I really thank you.I was hanging on every word and every tip you gave.I feel comfortable and confident that our trip is going to be world class and all thanks to YOU.If you ever find yourself in Sunny South African in Johannesburg please do not hesitate to call me as I would certainly like to host you as our guest and show you around our amazing country.Thanks for all your time and professionalism in putting together this website – Dave you are brilliant.Thanks Jenny. In that case take the X96 bus straight to Piraeus and don’t bother going into central Athens.Flying is the fastest, easiest, and least interesting way to get from Athens to Santorini. This is directly across the street from the subway station. Just be sure to arrive in Piraeus 60 to 90 minutes prior to departure.Hi Dave, Such amazing work you are doing.You’ll be fine booking ferry tickets when you arrive in Athens (buy from any travel agency you come across in Athens a day or two before traveling). Do these airlines charge a separate baggage allowance over and above the ticket price we’ve already paid ?Every airline is different and they even have different rates depending on where you’re flying from. This is a wonderful website.Possible? During the winter there are far fewer options, but always at least one per day.
Hotels are ultra-aware of online forums and reviews and bend over backwards to keep guests happy. Here are some trick you can use to,Island hopping around Santorini is the best! Les billets pour Santorin se vendent toujours rapidement pendant la haute saison. The journey duration varies from 5 to 8 hours, while ticket prices start from as low as 20 euro (special offer tickets) and reach up to 115 euro for a cabin berth. My sister and I are both in our early 30s and parents 60s. to Santorini,At 07:15 from Athens, at 12:40 in Santorini,Going at 07:25 from Athens, arrive at 14:50 in Santorini (Regular ferry),Depart 07:55 and arrive in Santorini in 8 hours (Regular ferry),From Athens at 15:45, in Santorini at 22:00,At 17:30 from Athens, at 01:20 in Santorini (Regular ferry).The ferry port Athinios where all regular and high-speed ferries land in Santorini.The old port Skala is built below Fira where the cruise ships put anchor daily.The Amoudi bay which is situated below the village of Oia is a genuine small fishing port with lovely local eateries right by the sea. ).I would guess that there will be more Rome-Santorini flights added but there are no guarantees – especially for any specific day. I get extremely sea sick but I’d love to travel by sea for the views.Those times you suggest are roughly accurate. I do not see this port on the Blue Star website.
To book sleeping bunks or cabins use the.Most areas in Greece, including Athens and Santorini, hold public transportation strikes throughout the year. However the only options are the Blue Star 2 leaving at 6:10am which heads straight to Piraeus arriving 11:15am, or the Blue Star Delos leaving at 3:30pm and arriving Piraeus at 11:15pm. If you’re traveling by ferry then you don’t have to book your tickets in advance so you could check the weather forecast and go if it looks decent.