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Cheap Transport

If you don't want to pay too much money to the taxis this is the cheapest alternative. I advise to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
644ilterd
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Hit and miss

We wanted a day out in Fira, while we stayed in Kamri and our hotel suggested the cheap bus... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
Floyd M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you don't want to pay too much money to the taxis this is the cheapest alternative. I advise to check the schedule in the main bus station in Fira especialy in winter months. Do not eat or drink on the bus, the guys are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 644ilterd
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Have honestly never been spoken to like I was yesterday on the bus. I got on with an empty can of coke and the driver went absolutely mad, shouted at me and insisted I took it to the bin across the road treating me like...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank scottmI7297UH
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Although there are too many tourist buses to count in Fira, there are also lots of business buses. They follow a variety of schedules and tend to charge around 1,8 - 2.3 Euros each way, depending on your out-of-town destination. Our buses were clean, timely,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cisco289
Reviewed 12 October 2018

We took the bus from Oia back towards Thira after sunset. There is a stop along the way, close to our hotel, where we got on, going in the other direction. After we got on the bus, it was not clear to us how to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
4  Thank cbering
Reviewed 10 October 2018

I was impressed, service was like 40 years ago. Very poor organization, wrong and unclear timetable, passengers are wandering, questioning desperately. At one time a cry is heard: To Perissa! Perisa! Perisa! And the crowd runs to the bus ... The most disgusting bus stop...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Nikolai M
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

We stayed in Imerovigli and needed transportation to Fira and Oia on a couple of occasions. We initially thought of renting a car but considering the roads, drivers, donkeys, people, etc we opted for the local bus... The trip to Fira was ok and although...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank BillyOaks
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Ah yes, the bus service in Santorini - might very well be cheap, but oh dear, the driver that we had really does need to learn some manners. Besides causing confusion, he was rude to both myself and another lady, who was just asking where...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Janice W
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

This is really important reminder for all: PLEASE CHECK YOUR CHANGE WHEN YOU GET IT BACK FROM THE BUS TICKETS. They will not give you the correct change and then disappear when the bus leaves! Robbed me €8 for one ticket from Oia to Fira...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Iram K
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Despite all the bad reviews, this is still the most popular and cheapest transport option to get around in Santorini. A few tips to share based on our experience: 1) Always buffer more time for travel- the buses are hardly punctual, especially during peak seasons...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank ma5quer
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

We wanted a day out in Fira, while we stayed in Kamri and our hotel suggested the cheap bus service. Taxis are pricey and Thompson guide wanted to charge us €25 for the trip/transfer! We also considered hiring a car but as the island is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Floyd M
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Anastasia S
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Response from TravellingQldlanders | Reviewed this property |
Just google ktel bus Santorini and you get the timetable
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Leona Z
2 June 2017|
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Response from pinkfairy85 | Reviewed this property |
there's a cruise port that drops people at bottom of steps in fira, get cable car or donkeys up steps to fira. if it's one further down then only 15-20min. small island doesn't take long to get anywhere
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