Getting Here

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How to come to our beautiful Island

By Airplane: You can arrive from Athens in approx. 30 minutes. There are several daily flights operated by Aegean Airlines and Olympic Air, especially during the summer period. You can get to Mykonos from other major Greek airports, such as Thessaloniki, Rhodes, Crete and Santorini. There are also several direct flights from major European Cities that can get you directly to Mykonos. For accurate information, please check with your airline.

By Boat: Mykonos Island has daily high speed and regular ferry connections to/from Athens from both ports of Piraeus and Rafina; also from neighboring islands of the Cyclades such as Santorini, Naxos and even from the Island Crete.

There are two ports serving Mykonos, the old port and the new port of Tourlos which is also used by cruise ships. Our Staff are happy to assist you with transfer services to Petinaros Mykonos and assist in renting a car for you from our sister company First Car Rental

 

 

Instructions of How to rich Athens Ports and then board to ferry to Mykonos

From Piraeus Port
Piraeus port is located about 45km from Athens International Airport (Eleftherios Venizelos) and 12km from Athens city centre. It is the largest port in Greece.
There are several ways to get to Piraeus Port from Athens Airport:

By Bus:
Take the x96 bus. It’s only €5.00 per person, clean, air conditioned and just as fast as taking a taxi. The bus from Athens to the port of Piraeus takes about 1 hour to 1.5 hours depending on traffic. The bus leaves every 20 minutes during the day and every 40 minutes at night (22:30 – 05:00). You need to buy a ticket before boarding the bus from the kMykonosk outside arrivals, and remember to validate your ticket in the yellow box when you get on the bus.

By Metro:
The train station is connected to the airport. Take the Blue line (M3) from Athens Airport to Monastiraki, then change onto the Green line (M1) to Piraeus which is the last stop and right in front of the port. There are discounts available for additional people e.g. for 1 person to travel the cost is €8.00, for 2 people it is only €14 and for 3 it is €20. Trains run every 30 minutes (on the hour and half hour) from 05:30 – 00:15 (02:00 on Fridays and Saturdays). The journey takes about 1 hour. Enlarge the Athens Metro Map by clicking on the image to the right for more information.

By Taxi:
There is no flat rate for travel by taxi from the airport to Piraeus Port. The journey is about 40-60 minutes and it should cost about €50 during the day and about €65 at night.

From Rafina Port
Rafina Port is 10km away from Athens International Airport and 30km from Athens city centre. It is the second largest port in Athens.

By Bus:
Take the direct orange KTEL bus from Athens Airport to Rafina port. It departs from the Arrivals level between exits 2 and 3. The bus departs every hour and takes approximately 30 minutes. The bus costs €3 per person and operates from 04:50 until 22:15.

By Taxi:
A taxi takes about 20 minutes from Athens Airport to Rafina port, and costs about €35 during the day and €50 at night.