There is no ferry to Skyros from Athens. The only ferry to Skyros departs from Kymi Town, on the eastern side of Evia island, which is about 3 hours from Athens by bus. The ferry to Skyros needs about 2 hours and a half. In summer, there are local ferries to Skyros from Alonissos and Skopelos. To go to Kymi, you take the bus from the Liossion KTEL (green bus) station in Athens. To go to Liossion station, you take the metro to Attiki station and then a bus or taxi to Liossion KTEL Bus Station.
Important notice: Ferry schedules may vary every year. The ferry schedules for the summer season are announced by most ferry companies in March. You can find and book all available ferries on our booking engine, as soon as they are officially announced. Are you taking the ferry in Greece for the first time? Read our Greek ferries practical guide.
For more information about ferry companies to Skyros, vessels types and ports of departures, check our ferries main page.