There are many ways to get around the island of Chios and one of them is the local bus. The main bus station is found right in front of the Town Hall in Chios Town. Regular buses link the capital with Vrontados, Karfas, Kambos and the nearby villages. There are other buses reaching Pyrgi, Olympi, Volissos and Kardamyla. Moreover, Chios provides routes to the beautiful beaches like Emborios, Nagos and Marmara. Public transportation is the cheapest and safest way to do sightseeing, enjoy the natural wonders and the Medieval villages.
Taxis are available all around the island of Chios and constitute an ideal solution for your transfers. Taxi ranks are found in the city, at the central square, the airport and the port. Rates can be fixed to tourist places. Book your taxi online!
Numerous car and motorbikes rental agencies are scattered in Chios Town, particularly along the waterfront. Other car rental agencies can be found in the main tourist resorts. Renting a car is probably the most convenient way to see the island.
In summer, there are daily ferries between Chios Town and Cesme Turkey, a cosmopolitan resort near Izmir. From Chios Town there are also daily boat trips to Oinousses island.