Travel to Hydra island, Greece: The only way to travel to Hydra is by ferry. 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 Hydra. The closest is the airport of Athens that receives domestic and international ferries all year round. From the airport of Athens, visitors can go to the port of Piraeus and take the ferry to Hydra. Ferries to the island depart very frequently, about 5-6 times per day, and the trip takes 2 hours.
There are daily ferries to Hydra from the port of Piraeus, the largest port of Athens. These ferries are hydrofoils, which means that they are small in size, speed boats and take only passengers. The ferry trip from Piraeus to Hydra takes about 2 hours. These ferries also connect Hydra to other islands of the Saronic Gulf, such as Poros and Spetses. At the port of Hydra, you can also find water taxis that go to the opposite mainland coast of Peloponnese or close islands.
In this section, you will find travel services in Hydra so that you organize your trip in the most convenient way. Have a look at the hotels we suggest and find the best place to stay during your holidays. In our website, we also provide an online engine to book your ferry tickets to Hydra. If you do not want to get into all these details, ask us to arrange your vacation to this beautiful Greek island.
Useful numbers in Hydra: police station, hospital, taxis, bus services, museums and more
Download a pdf guide of Hydra with information about all things to see and do.