Travel to Koufonisia island, Greece: Although in the past Koufonisia was a very secluded island, over the last years it keeps attracting many visitors in high season, especially free campers and naturists. Koufonisia can be reached by ferry from Piraeus, Naxos and other islands. 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 Koufonisia. The closest airport is located in the neighboring island of Naxos, which receives domestic flights from Athens and Thessaloniki. From Naxos, visitors can take the ferry to Koufonisia. The local ferry Express Skopelitis runs the route almost daily and connects Naxos with Koufonisia, Iraklia, Schinoussa, Donoussa and Amorgos. The trip from Naxos to Koufonisia last 2 and half hours.
There are ferries to Koufonisia three times per week from the port of Piraeus, the main port of Athens. The ferry trip from Piraeus to Koufonisia lasts from 5-8 hours, depending on the vessel, and connects Koufonisia with other islands of Cyclades, such as Syros, Naxos, Paros, Amorgos and more. To travel to Koufonisia, there is also the local ferry Express Skopelitis, that runs from Naxos to Koufonisia, Iraklia, Schinoussa, Donoussa and Amorgos 6 days per week. The trip from Naxos to Koufonisia with Skopelitis is 2 and half hours.
If you organize your holidays in Koufonisia, here are the most important travel services that you will need. In particular, book your ferry tickets to Koufonisia from our online booking engine and have a look at the hotels that we suggest. If you wish to combine many islands and have an island hopping holiday, check the hopping packages that we suggest. If you have a holiday plan in mind but do not wish to get into all these travel details, then send us a request and we will organize your trip.
Useful numbers in Koufonisia: police station, hospital, taxis, bus services, museums and more
Download a pdf guide of Koufonisia with information about all things to see and do.