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Flight from Santorini to Athens - is there enough time?

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Flight from Santorini to Athens - is there enough time?

I am looking at taking the 10:10 -10:55am flight from Santorini back to Athens and have a flight booked to return home with a 1pm departure from Athens.

Does that leave enough time to get checked in and get to the departure gate?

thanks

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1. Re: Flight from Santorini to Athens - is there enough time?

Hey and welcome Coupleearly60s:-) In order to avoid any last minute mishaps.. whether a cancellation, delay, mechanical.. whatever, it is highly recommended to get back to the mainland from an isle at least the day before to ensure making your homebound flight;-) Although what you're proposing has indeed been done by many.. successfully.. there's always a chance of something going wrong causing a miss.. and in this case seeing how it's a long haul, chances are a domino effect of consequences may not be worth the anx and stress of trying to make a same day transfer.. and even there.. within a couple of hours;-) Consider heading back to Athens the day/night before.. take in a finale dinner under a floodlit Akropolis.. and EnJOY!

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2. Re: Flight from Santorini to Athens - is there enough time?

If you book it all through one ticket, you should be fine; if there is a delay or cancellation of the Santorini-to-ATH flight, the airline is obligated to rebook you on another flight back home. However, if two separate tickets, you are taking a chance as Litsa has described.

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3. Re: Flight from Santorini to Athens - is there enough time?

Two hours is enough time IF nothing goes wrong. Take Litsa's advice and return to Athens the day before your flight home.

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4. Re: Flight from Santorini to Athens - is there enough time?

Thanks everyone for the advice on getting back to Athens for a flight home

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5. Re: Flight from Santorini to Athens - is there enough time?

Our pleasure:-) Let us know how the planning goes.. Keep us posted.. keep enjoyin'!

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