Travel to Sifnos island, Greece: As there is no airport on the island, the only way to travel to Sifnos is by ferry. There are ferries to Sifnos almost daily from the port of Piraeus in Athens, while there is also good ferry connection between Sifnos and other islands of Cyclades. 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 Sifnos. The closest airports are located in Milos and Athens. Milos is the closest destination to Sifnos, only an horu by ferry, but its small local airport receives only domestic flights from Athens. On the other hand, the airport of Athens is international and receives both domestic and external flights, but the ferry trip to Sifnos takes from 4 to 8 hours, depending on the vessel.
There are almost daily ferries to Sifnos from Piraeus, the largest port in Athens. The ferry trip from Athens to Sifnos takes from 4 to 8 hours, depending on the vessel and the route. This ferry also connects Sifnos with other islands of Cyclades, including Milos, Kimolos, Kythnos, Serifos and others. Occasionally in high season, there are also ferries to Sifnos from Lavrion, the third largest port of Athens, located on the southern side of Attica.
Here are useful travel services in Sifnos that will help you organize yur trip there: have a look at the hotels that we suggest, reserve online ferry tickets and check the island hopping packages that we have prepared and include Sifnos. In particular, travel to Sifnos can be easily combined with holidays in Milos, Santorini and other islands. If you do not want to get into all these details, ask us to organize the trip for you.
Useful numbers in Sifnos: police station, hospital, taxis, bus services, museums and more
Download a pdf guide of Sifnos with information about all things to see and do.