There is no airport on the island of Fourni. The closest airports are found in the neighboring islands of Samos and Ikaria. The airport of Ikaria works only in summer and receives flights from Athens. The airport of Samos works all year round and receives flights from Athens, Thessaloniki and charter flights from abroad. From both Samos and Ikaria, visitors can take the ferry to Fourni island.
Travel to Fourni
Travel to Fourni island, Greece: Visitors can travel to Fourni island only by ferry. Due to the small permanent population of the island and the large distance between Fourni and Athens, the ferry departs 3 times per week from Piraeus port and the trip takes about 9 hours. Travel information about the nearest airport and flights, ferries but also useful numbers, pdf guide and information about our travel services.
There are ferries to Fourni from Piraeus, the largest port of Athens, 3 times a week. Due to the large distance and the many stops, the ferry trip is long and lasts about 9 hours. These ferries also connect Fourni to other Eastern Aegean islands, including Samos and Ikaria. In summer, there are also daily local boats from Agios Kirikos Ikaria or Vathi Samos to Fourni. These boats carry only passengers (while normal ferries also carry motorbikes and cars) and the trip lasts about 1 hour.
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Useful numbers in Fourni: police station, hospital, taxis, bus services, museums, and more