Rhodes to Thira Flights
Rhodes and Thira airports and terminals
Airports in Rhodes , GR
Diagoras Airport (RHO)
Distance from City Center: 8.1 miles
Cheap flights from Rhodes to Thira
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Flights to Thira
Flights from Rhodes
Rhodes International Airport, which is also known as Diagoras International Airport, is located on the island of Rhodes in Greece and provides air service for the area's 117,000 residents, as well as for visiting tourists. The airport is about eight miles from the island's capital city, Rodos. Flights from Rhodes leave daily with a variety of air carriers, including Aegean Airlines and EasyJet. Reservations for a low-cost ticket on one of these flights can be obtained online through Orbitz.com.
Parking at Rhodes International Airport
Parking at Rhodes International Airport is available for both short-term and long-term periods. The parking facility is located in front of the terminal building and is shared by short-term and long-term parking users.
Transportation to Rhodes International Airport
A taxi service is available to Rhodes Airport from the city's center at a total rate of about $20. The taxi service is metered, and a surcharge of about $2 is added to the fare if you call for the taxi rather than hail it on the street. Bus service to the airport from the town's center costs about $2.50, and the journey takes about 40 minutes.
A Meal before Leaving
Several fine restaurants are available in Rhodes, so you can have a delicious final meal before leaving the island. For Greek cuisine, try out Tamam, one of the locals' favorite restaurants, or have a great dinner at Kerasma. Mama Sofia's in old town is also a good choice for one last taste of traditional Greek cooking before you rush off to catch one of the low-cost flights from Rhodes found on Orbitz.com.
Santorini (Thira) National Airport
Thira, or Santorini, is an island in the Aegean Sea. It is 120 miles from mainland Greece and is 17 kilometers from the northernmost part of Santorini. Charter and cheap flights to Thira are serviced by Santorini (Thira) National Airport. The airport's apron is relatively small and can only handle six civilian planes at a time. Although the airport is small, it is the hub to many international airlines including easyJet, a popular European airline that offers great low-cost air ticket deals. Other airlines that fly to the city are Aegean Airlines, Air Berlin, Transavia, Edelweiss Air, Condor and Germanwings. Most of the airlines operate during specific seasons. You can also fly to Thira via Athens.
Transportation from Santorinin (Thira) National Airport
Thira airport has bus, shuttle and taxi services within the airport. Three car-rental companies operate in the airport, and travelers are encouraged to reserve rentals cars or taxis in advance for easy transport. The local bus system is the only public transportation in Thira. The bus goes to Fira, the main bus station. If you are going to another destination, you have to get off and arrange the changeover at the station. Bus schedules change, especially during the winter season, so make sure to check the schedule posted outside of the airport.
Weather in Thira
Thira experiences the typical Mediterranean climate. The hot and dry season lasts from April to October while the wet and winter season runs from November to March. Umbrellas are rarely needed in Thira, even during the rainy season, and the sky stays clear during the days. Winter evenings can bring about cooler temperatures, so make sure to carry a jacket or sweater if you're going for a night stroll.
Major Attractions in Thira
Thira is well-known for its two archaeological sites: the prehistoric Akrotiri civilization and the ancient Mesa Vouno civilization. Both sites are well-preserved, and tourists can get a glimpse of the prehistoric settlements. Beaches in Thira are popular for their unique land formations and the varying color of sands. Book cheap flights to Thira with Orbitz.com and experience the marvelous island.
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