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International Airport of Santorini island in Greece

Flying from the Airport

Santorini International Airport, also known as Thira Airport, is located on the East side of the Greek island, close to Kamari village. It is the largest in the south Aegean Sea and also serves as a fighter base. With its relatively small apron, the airport is only able to serve up to 6 civilian planes at the same time.

The airport can be reached from most international airports of Greece via Athens and Thessaloniki. Also, numerous charter flights from different European Cities fly directly to the island during the summer period.

How to fly to Santorini

Flying from Europe

Santorini International Airport hosts many charter flights from all over Europe. From the UK the Thomson fly offers charter flights in very attractive prices from the airports of Manchester and Gatwick. From Germany there are several airlines like Condor and Air Berlin that offer cheap direct flights as well as charter flights to Santorini from several airports in Germany like Frankfurt, Berlin, Munich, Düsseldorf etc. From Scandinavia, Sweden, Norway, Finland and Denmark. There are also direct flights to Santorini (Thira) with RyanAir, Olympic Air, Astra Airlines, Aegean Airlines, SAS and other smaller airlines. You can also fly direct from Rhodes and Kos  islands .

Flying from non European Countries

Travelers from USA, Canada, Australia and other non-European countries that wish to come to Santorini, must get a connect flight in Athens or another European country that has charter flights to the Greek island.