The airport of Astypalea is small and works only in summer. Astypalea receives only domestic flights from Athens. The flight time from Athens to Astypalea is 50 min. The airport is located in the center of the island, at the region of Maltezana. After they arrive, visitors can take a taxi to their hotel.
Travel to Astypalea
Travel to Astypalea, Greece: Visitors can travel to Astypalea by ferry or plane. There is a small airport on the island that receives flights from Athens. Here is travel information about the airport, flights, and ferries but also useful numbers, pdf guide and information about our travel services.
There are ferries to Astypalea from Piraeus, the main port of Athens, 3 times per week. This ferry trip is long (about 9 hours) and connects Astypalea with many other Greek islands, such as Naxos, Amorgos, Paros, Donoussa, Rhodes, Tilos and more. The port of Astypalea is found at the region of Agios Andreas, 4 km from Chora. After they arrive, visitors can then take the bus or taxi to their hotel.
Useful numbers in Astypalea: police station, hospital, taxis, bus services, museums, and more