Travel to Halki island, Greece: As this island is geographically located in a secluded spot, it can be a bit challenging to travel to Halki. There is a ferry from Piraeus to Halki 3 times per week but the trip is long. Other ferries to Halki depart from Rhodes and Crete. 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 on the island of Halki. The closest airport is found in Rhodes, which is connected to Halki by ferry. The airport of Rhodes receives frequent flights from Athens and many international flights from abroad in summer. The ferry from Rhodes to Halki is about 2 hours. There are also ferries from the ports of Heraklion and Sitia to Halki 3 times per week. The airport of Heraklion is very busy in summer with domestic and international flights.
There are ferries to Halki from Piraeus, the largest port of Athens, 3 times per week. The distance between Athens and Halki is long, which is why the trip takes about 20 hours. Due to the long trip, many visitors choose to arrive by plane in Rhodes and take the ferry to Halki from there. The flight time from Athens to Rhodes is 50 min, while the ferry trip from Rhodes to Halki is 2 hours. There are also ferries from Crete (Heraklion or Sitia) to Halki 3 times per week.
Useful numbers in Halki: police station, hospital, taxis, bus services, museums and more
Download a pdf guide of Halki with information about all things to see and do.