Travel to Iraklia island, Greece: As this is a small and secluded island of Cyclades, Iraklia does not have an airport. Travel to Iraklia can be done only by ferry from Piraeus, from the close islands of Naxos and Amorgos, or from other Cycladic islands. The ferry Express Skopelitis from Naxos and Amorgos to Iraklia runs almost daily (except Sunday) and serves many visitors in summer who go to Iraklia even for a day trip. Travel information about the nearest airport and flights, ferries but also useful numbers, pdf guide and information about our travel services.
The island of Iraklia has no airport. The closest airport to Iraklia is found on the island of Naxos, which receives daily flights from Athens all year round. Occasionally there are also flights from Thessaloniki to Naxos. From the port of Naxos, visitors can take the ferry to Iraklia and the other Small Cyclades islands. The trip from Naxos to Iraklia is 1 hour and 30 min.
There is ferry to Iraklia directly from Piraeus, the largest port of Athens, 3 times a week. This ferry connects Iraklia to other Cyclades islands, such as Paros and Naxos. All year round the local ferry Express Skopelitis connects Naxos and Amorgos to Iraklia and the other islands of Small Cyclades (Koufonisia, Donoussa and Schinoussa). Skopelitis runs 6 days per week and it is very convenient even for day trips. The trip from Naxos to Iraklia is about 1 hour and half.
Here are the travel services that we offer for your trip to Iraklia: book your ferry tickets and arrange your stay on the island. As Iraklia is a small island and located conveniently in the centre of Cyclades, it can be combined with holidays to other close islands, such as Naxos, Paros, Koufonisia and Amorgos.
Useful numbers in Iraklia: police station, hospital, taxis, bus services, museums and more
Download a pdf guide of Iraklia with information about all things to see and do.