• Useful Information Santorini
  • Useful Information Santorini
Useful Information

Services

Any kind of information you need to enjoy your stay in Santorini.
Code +30 22860

How to go

By ship
Every day there are ferries connecting Santorini with Piraeus. Itineraries become even more frequent during summer months. On the conventional ships the voyage takes 10 hours, while using the fast new generation ships it takes 8 hours (Blue Star Ferries, tel. 210 8919800, Hellenic Seaways, tel. 210 4199000, GA Ferries, tel. 210 4582640). There are also high speed boats which take 5 hours (Hellenic Seaways High Speed, tel. 210 4199000, Sea Jet, tel. 210 4121001). Should you travel to Santorini during summer months and particularly in August, you'd better get your tickets quite a long time in advance.

By airplane
There are daily flights from Athens to Santorini with Olympic Air, Aegean Airlines and Swiss Port. The flight lasts 35 minutes (Olympic Air: tel. 210 3550500, 8018010101 and 22860 22793, Aegean Airlines: tel. 210 6261000, 801 11 20000, airport tel. 22860 28500­­. There are flights from Thessaloniki to Santorini with Aegean Airlines (airport tel. 22860 28500). The flight lasts 1 to 1,5 hours, according to the type of airplane. Santorini Airport tel. 22860 28400. Swiss Port tel. 22860 27431, Gold Air tel. 22860 30766.

Connections with other islands

By sea with Amorgos, Anafi, Iraklion of Creta (Lane Lines, tel. 28410 26465), Ios, Karpathos, Kimolos, Kithnos, Milos, Mykonos, Naxos, Paros, Serifos, Sikinos, Sifnos, Skopelos, Syros, Tinos, Folegandros. Port Authority of Santorini, tel. 22860 22239. Port Authority of Piraeus, tel. 210 4226000.

Car hire

ARCHEA THIRA TOURS, Fira, tel. 22860 31334, Kamari, tel. 22860 32474
HERTZ, Fira, tel. 22860 22221
SANTOSUN TRAVEL AND CAR RENTAL, Perissa, tel. 22860 81456
SPIRIDAKOS, Fira, tel. 22860 23755
VAZEOS CAR-MOTO RENTAL, Oia, tel. 22860 71200

Transfers

Bus Travel, Pyrgos, tel. 22860 30136
Notos Travel, Megalohori, tel. 22860 85203
NST Travel, Oia, tel. 22860 71199

Road assistance

ELPA, tel. 22860 24559
HELLAS SERVICE, tel. 22860 32362

Tourism offices

Bus Travel, Kamari, tel. 22860 30136
Click Santorini, Drosou Irini, Athinios, tel. 22860 25092
Dakoutros Travel, Fira, tel. 22860 22958
Pelikan Travel, Fira, tel. 22860 22220
Santo Sun, Perissa, tel. 22860 81456
Santo Volcano Τravel, Βook online, delivery ticket service. Fira, tel. 22860 22127/22259

Tour operators

Hellenic Island Services, Mesaria, tel. 22860 28680
TUI, Fira-Pyrgos av., tel. 22860 27222

Taxi

Fira, tel. 22860 22555. The taxi stand is in Fira, at Theotokopoulos Square. Although the fare for each itinerary is determined by an official price list, it is advisable to establish it before you get into the taxi. 

Buses

Τel. 22860 25404. The central bus station is at the Square of Fira. You can find itineraries and time schedules in www.ktel-santorini.gr.

Cable car

The cable car runs the itinerary from the bay of Fira to Fira and costs 4€ for adults and 2€ for children from 6 to 12 years old.

Camping

Perissa, tel. 22860 81343, 81604
Fira, tel. 22860 22944

Banks

Agrotiki Bank (Agricultural Bank), tel. 22860 22261
Alpha Bank, tel. 22860 23801
Eurobank, τηλ. 22860 25851
Ethniki Bank (National Bank), tel. 22860 21052
Piraeus Bank, tel. 22860 25408

Real estate agencies

Aspis Real Estate, Karterados, tel. 22860 25085
Estia Real Estate, Karterados, tel. 22860 22728

Courier

ACS, Karterados, tel. 22860 25700
Courier services ELTA, tel. 22860 23118
Geniki Tahidromiki, Karterados, tel. 22860 23723
DHL, tel. 22860 22127
SPEEDEX, Fira, tel. 22860 24054, 801 11 00011

Mass catering products

Vita Epsilon Premium Foods, Monolithos, airport entrance, tel. 22860 32430

Pools-Jaccuzi

Drossos Merkouris, Emporio, tel. 22860 82216, 6976698594

Super market

Big Co-op, Kamari, tel. 22860 28120, Perissa, tel. 22860 28310
Champion, Fira, Mesaria, Emporio, tel. 22860 25542/3
Denaxas, Mesaria, Emporio, tel. 22860 23897
Euangelia’s Market, Kamari, tel. 22860 31253
Κarouanos, Fira, tel. 22860 22921
­Market Zoi, Oia, tel. 22860 71804
Nissi, Imerovigli, tel. 22860 22903
Pelican Market, Fira, tel. 22860 24452

Transport Companies

Fillipas Trans, Fira-Pyrgos av., tel. 22860 25854
Halaris Transportation, Fira, opposite Fira Stadium, tel. 22860 22485

Laundry

Μini Laundry, Karterados, tel. 22860 25183
Penguin, Fira, tel. 22860 22168
Wash & Go, Mesaria, tel. 22860 31647

Locksmith

Anapliotis Emmanuel, tel. 22860 22784, 6944 575405

Cinemas

Οpen Air Cinema, Kamari, tel. 22860 31974
Villaggio, Kamari, tel. 22860 32800

Accountants

Livadaros Georgios, Emporio, tel. 22860 81920
Lignos Iakovos, Mesaria, tel. 22860 34152

Lawyers

Kitsou Sophia, Fira, tel. 22860 23005
Moutsatsos Ilias, Fira, tel. 22860 24560, 6936 059174
Rekaiti Pamaria, Mesaria, tel. 22860 34277

Photographers

Olaf & Judy Reinen, tel. +306988 828289
Dimitra Bratica tel. +306934463427

Useful telephone numbers

Police Department of Thira tel. 22860 22649
Police Department of Oia tel. 22860 71954
Port Authority tel. 22860 22239
Municipality of Thira tel. 22863 60100

Offices

  • Oia, tel. 22860 71228
  • Kamari, tel. 22860 31451
  • Mesaria, tel. 22860 31604
  • Perissa & Emporio, tel. 22860 81333
  • Pyrgos, tel. 22860 31226

Metropolis of Thera tel. 22860 22260, 25920
Catholic Church tel. 22860 22244
Fire Brigade tel. 22860 33199
ΟΤΕ (Hellenic Telecommunications Organisation) tel. 22860 22135
Public Power Corporation tel. 22860 22258

Post office

  • Fira, tel. 22860 22238
  • Emporio, tel. 22860 81120
  • Oia, tel. 22860 71444

Airport tel. 22860 28400

  • Aegean Airlines: tel. 2860 28500
  • Olympic Air: tel.8018010101 and 22860 22793, 31666
  • Gold Air: tel. 22860 30766
  • Swiss Port: tel. 22860 33113

Hotel Owners Association tel. 22860 22070
Association of Rent Apartments in Thira tel. 22860 25133

Medical services

Ambulance tel. 22863 60300-4 Health Center
Central Clinic of Santorini Fira, tel. 22860 21728
Radiology Center Fira, tel. 22860 25855, mob. 6976 681327
Santorini Renal Nephrology Holiday dialysis centre, tel. 22860 27107, 22860 27108, fax 22860 25618

Regional Health Centers

  • Kamari, tel. 22860 31175
  • Emporio, tel. 22860 81222
  • Oia, tel. 22860 71277
  • Pyrgos, tel. 22860 31207
  • Thirasia, tel. 22860 29144

Physicians (Doctors)

  • Chalkiopoulou Christina, paediatrician, Mesaria, tel. 22860 25520, mobile 6974 310178
  • Liakopoulos Panagiotis, surgeon opthalmologist, Fira, tel. 22860 28019, mobile 6944 773655
  • Mastakas Aristotelis, general practitioner (GP), Fira, tel. 22860 28736, mobile 6944 384869
  • Μavropouloς Achilleas, general practitioner (GP), Emporeio Central Square, tel. 22860 85200, mobile 6972 559883, 6984 073179
  • Nikolitsis Vasilios, surgeon dentist, Fira, tel. 22860 23769
  • Stavrou Andreas, Gen. surgeon, Mesaria, mobile 6945 148446
  • Symforidis Ioannis, orthopaedician, Mesaria, tel. 6974 747474
  • Skarpelos Andreas, general practice/family medicine specialist, Mesaria, tel. 22860 33300, mobile 6979 778865
  • Tsigas Konstantinos, cardiologist, tel. 22860 30619, mobile 6944 538673
  • Tsitlakidis Nikolaos, general practitioner (GP), Fira, tel. 22860 25877, mobile 6977 563463
  • Valvis Markos, otorhinolaryngologist (ENT), Fira, tel. 22860 25559, mobile 6977 748754
  • Vlahos Georgios, gynaecologist, Fira, tel. 22860 24100, mobile 6932 405292
  • Vossos Haralambos, pneumonologist, Mesaria, tel. 22860 32916, mobile 6944 767697

Veterinary Clinic

  • Margarita Valvis-Roussos Mesaria, tel. 22860 31482

Pharmacies (Drug stores)

  • Fira (4 pharmacies), tel. 22860 23444, 22860 22700, 22860 25310, 22860 24501
  • Emporio, tel. 22860 81762
  • Kamari, tel. 22860 32440
  • Karterados, tel. 22860 21121
  • Mesaria, tel. 22860 32566
  • Oia, tel. 22860 71464
  • Pyrgos, tel. 22860 30245

Oxygen therapy-respirators-orthopedics Karterados, tel. 22860 30874