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Accessibility and distances from the hotel to the following destinations:
Access Skiathos from overseas
From May to October, Skiathos receives direct flights, normally under chartered operations, from most of the major European cities. Although these flights are geared mostly towards package tourists, a certain amount of seats are open to independent travelers. Learn more about these flights from your local travel agent.
Access Skiathos from Athens
Bus connections leave the center of Athens (Kanigos Square) taking passengers to Agios Konstantinos, from where hydrofoils and conventional ferries depart regularly for the island of Skiathos. The total journey time (including bus and hydrofoil) is approximately 4 hours. The duration of a journey with one’s own car and ferry (since hydrofoils do not take cars), or bus and ferry, is approximately 6 hours.
You can reserve seats on the bus, through the travel agency "ALKYON" on 97 Akademias Street at Kanigos Square. The telephone numbers for reservations are the following: +30 210 – 3843202, +30 210 – 3832545, +30 210 – 3843220.
There is also a direct daily flight from Athens to Skiathos with Olympic Airways (olympic-airways.com). This flight takes 35 minutes and we strongly recommend making reservations in advance.
Access Skiathos from Volos
During the summer months, there are ferry and hydrofoil connections between Skiathos and Volos ports, Agios Konstantinos, Kimi and Thessaloniki. Volos is the nearest port to Skiathos. Travel time with the hydrofoil is an hour and a half, while the ferry takes two and a half hours.
For timetable information and reservations, please contact the following agencies in Volos, at +30 24210 23415 or +30 24210 35846. Skiathos agencies can be reached at +30 24270 22209, 22750. Alternatively, this information can be found online at www.hellenicseaways.gr.
Access Skiathos from Thessaloniki
There is a ferry connection during the summer months. Traveling from Thessaloniki to Crete the ferry stops at Skiathos. Schedule and route information is available at the website www.ferries.gr.
Information about hydrofoils is available at the website www.hellenicseaways.gr. Hydrofoils departing from Thessaloniki take three and a half hours to reach Skathos.