How to get to Koufonisia?

Koufonisia is only reachable by ferry from the ports of Piraeus and Rafina in Athens and some other islands in the Cyclades.
The closest airport is located on Naxos island, with daily domestic flights from Athens. From Naxos, you can take a ferry to Koufonisia.
Note that there is a local ferry company "Express Skopelitis" that makes the route from Naxos to Koufonisia 6 times per week.

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Travel by Ferry

There is a quite regular ferry connection between Koufonisia and Piraeus port, the main port of Athens, as ferry routes are carried out approximately 3 times per week.
The trip lasts from 5 to 8 hours, depending on whether you are traveling by a high-speed or a regular ferry.
You can also reach Koufonissia from other islands of the Cyclades complex, like Syros, Naxos, Paros and Amorgos.
From Naxos and Amorgos there is a local ferry, named Express Skopelitis, which departs for Koufonisia and the rest of the islands of the Small Cyclades group almost every day.

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Flights to Airports near Koufonisia

There is no airport in Koufonisia. The closest one is Naxos National Airport "Apollon", which receives domestic flights from Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos".
The trip from Athens to Naxos by plane lasts about half an hour. "Apollon" airport does not receive any flights from abroad.
The airport is located close to Agios Prokopios, about 3 km away from Naxos Town. From Naxos, you can easily reach Koufonisia by ferry.

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