The cheapest times to fly from JTR to RHO are

  • January 8th to February 11th (except the weeks of January 15th and January 29th)
  • February 26th to March 18th
  • November 5th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from JTR to RHO is early March. Prices can be as high as $471 for Monday flights during late October, or as low as $116 for Thursday flights around early March.


When to Fly to Rhodes

Flying from Santorini (JTR) to Rhodes (RHO) will usually cost between $185 to $359 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early March with an average ticket price of $139. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late October, with an average price of $343. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $204 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $268 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JTR to RHO flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the JTR to RHO route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

JTR to RHO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JTR to RHO flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Santorini. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.15, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to RHO, and Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into JTR. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Rhodes, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Santorini. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $79 (23%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $244. Return trip prices are from the RHO to JTR flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from JTR to RHO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 15 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from JTR to RHO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kos Airport (KGS) in Kos

  • 61 miles (98 km) away from RHO
  • Usually 1.49% less expensive than RHO
  • 1-layover flights available

See JTR to KGS flights

Destination alternative #2: Samos Airport (SMI) in Samos

  • 110 miles (177 km) away from RHO
  • Usually 1.12% less expensive than RHO
  • Nonstop flights available

See JTR to SMI flights


Flight Hacking JTR to RHO

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from JTR to RHO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Athens (JTR > ATH > RHO)

  • Price for both tickets: $201
  • Average savings: $67 (25%)

See JTR to ATH flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from JTR to RHO? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Austrian, Blue Panorama, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Eurowings, Finnair, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Olympic, Sky Express, SWISS, Transavia, TUI fly, Volotea, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Diagoras Airport to Santorini Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 145 miles or 233 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from JTR to RHO?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JTR to RHO flight is about 1 hour 15 minutes.

How many flights go between Santorini and Rhodes?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 34 available flights from JTR to RHO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code JTR
Origination airport name Santorini Airport
City Santorini
Country Greece
Latitude 36.4
Longitude 25.5

Return Airport

Destination code RHO
Destination airport name Diagoras Airport
City Rhodes
Country Greece
Latitude 36.4
Longitude 28.1


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