How to travel to SKOPELOS, if YOU ARE ABROAD...

Nowadays travel to and from Greece is easy and cheap. Check out your local travel agents for deals on the latest flights and fly direct to Skiathos, Nea Anchialos, Thessaloniki or Athens. Regular charter flights operate between May - early October direct to Skiathos from most European cities, and from Athens with Olympic airways. Nea Anchialos is a small airport close to Volos, which operates charter flights from Europe. Please check with your travel agent for specific dates and times.

  1. Charter flight to Skiathos Airport. Taxi to the harbour of Skiathos (5 min). Hydrofoil (45-50 min) or ferry (1 hour) to Skopelos. There are charter flights to Skiathos airport from UK; direct from Gatwick (3½ hrs), Bristol, Manchester (3½ hrs) and Newcastle.

  2. Charter flight to  Skiathos Airport with AIR-BERLIN from Düsseldorf.

  3. Charter flight to  Volos Airport with RYANAIR from Italy, Milan (Bergamo)

  4. Charter flight to Volos Airport with RYANAIR from Germany, Frankfurt (Hahn).

  5. Charter flight to Volos Airport with AIR-BERLIN from: London-Stansted, Berlin-Tegel, Düsseldorf, Hamburg, Nuremberg and Vienna.

  6. Charter or scheduled flight to Athens International Airport. Express airport bus, line X95, to centre of Athens (Syntagma Square). Taxi (or on foot 10 minutes easy walk) to Kaningos Square - 97, Akadimias Street -  from where ALKYON TRAVEL link buses to Aghios Constantinos quay leave. The hydrofoil meets this link bus and departs almost immediately for Skopelos. The whole trip from Kaningos Square to Skopelos takes 5 ½ hours. This is an interesting route  through mainland Greece and across the sea. In ALKYON office they would reserve a ticket, and you have to collect it half an hour before departure.

  7. Charter or scheduled flight to Athens International Airport. Express airport bus, line X93, to LIOSION intercity bus station. Public bus to Aghios Constantinos (2 ¼ hours). Hydrofoil to Skopelos. This is an interesting route  through mainland Greece and across the sea.

  8. Charter or scheduled flight to Thessaloniki Airport, bus or taxi to the harbour, hydrofoil (4 ½ hours) or boat (8 hours) to Skopelos. Even if you have to stay in Thessaloniki for one night you can have fun visiting the markets and the museums, all within walking distance of the port.

  9. With your own car via Italy to Patras; drive across mainland Greece to Aghios Constantinos. Then take the ferry boat to Skopelos (4 hours).

  10. With your own car via Italy to Igoumenitsa; drive across mainland Greece, to Volos. Then take the ferry boat to Skopelos (4 hours).

  11. There is also a number of other connections with different ports of Greece; from Skyros island, from Kymi (Evia) and from Lemnos island.