Travel to Chios, Greece: It is easy to travel to Chios by ferry or plane from Athens. There is also ferry connection between Chios and other close islands as well as air connection with various Greek airports, especially in summer. Here are travel information about the airport, flights and ferries but also useful numbers, pdf guide and information about our travel services.
The airport of Chios is located in the region of Kambos, 3 km from Chios Town. There are daily flights to Chios from the airport of Athens and the flight time is 1 hour. There are also flights to Chios from Thessaloniki about 3 times per week, operated by the small air company Astra Airlines. In summer, there are also flights from Chios to other Greek islands, such as Samos, Kos and Rhodes, operated by another small company, Sky Express.
There are ferries to Chios from the port of Piraeus, the main port of Athens, all year round. These ferries run 3-4 times per week and the trip takes about 9 hours. Depending on the schedule, these ferries might also connect Chios with other Greek islands, including Lesvos, Mykonos, Syros, Ikaria, Samos and others. In summer, there are also ferries to Chios from Kavala, a port town in northern Greece, once or twice per week. All year round, there is ferry connection between Chios and the port of Cesme, close to Izmir Turkey.
In this section, you will find travel services in Chios so that you organize your trip in the best way. Have a look at the hotels we suggest and find the perfect place to stay. Book your ferry tickets to Chios through our online engine, make a car rental or arrange your transfers. If you do not want to get into all these details, ask us to arrange your vacation to this beautiful Greek island.
Useful numbers in Chios: police station, hospital, taxis, bus services, museums and more
Download a pdf guide of Chios with information about all things to see and do.