Travel to Patmos island, Greece: As there is no airport on the island, the only way to travel to Patmos is by ferry. Here are travel information about the nearest airport and flights, ferries but also useful numbers, pdf guide and information about our travel services.
There is no airport in Patmos. The closest airports are located in Leros and Kos. The airport of Leros receives domestic flights from Athens, while the airport of Kos is busier and receives daily flights from Athens and international flights in summer. From both islands, visitors can take the ferry to Leros.
There are ferries to Patmos from the port of Piraeus in Athens 3 times a week. These ferries also connect Patmos with other islands of Dodecanese, including Leros, Lipsi, Kalymnos, Kos and Rhodes. The distance from Athens to Patmos is long and the trip takes 8 hours. In summer, there are local boats from Patmos to the close islands of Leros and Lipsi almost every day.
Have a look on the Patmos travel services that we offer. Book your ferry tickets to Patmos through our online system, arrange your transfers and check the hotels we suggest for your stay. If you want to combine many islands, see the island hopping packages that we have prepared for you.
Useful numbers in Patmos: police station, hospital, taxis, bus services, museums and more
Download a pdf guide of Patmos with information about all things to see and do.