Getting there

Traveling to Chios Island

You can travel to Chios by air or by boat. There are daily flights from Athens and almost daily flights from Thessaloniki. Basically, you can reach Chios from anywhere in the world via Athens International Airport or Thessaloniki.

There are ferries connecting Chios to Athens (Piraeus & Lavrio), Kavala, Lesvos, Limnos, Agios Efstratios, Samos, Ikaria and Tsesme (in Turkey). In the summer, connections to Paros or Naxos might be added. There are also ferries to the other islands of the Regional Unit of Chios, Oinousses and Psara.*Chios Regional Unit is not responsible for any changes of the info above.

 

Airline Connections

Chios Airport “Omiros”

Telephone number: +30 22710 81400

 

From Athens and from Thessloniki

  • Olympic Air - Telephone number: 801 801 0101 & +30 210 3550500
    Website: https://www.olympicair.com/
  • Aegean Airlines - Telephone number: 801 11 20000 , +30 210 6261000 Website: www.aegeanair.com
  • Astra Airlines - Telephone number: 801 700 7466, +30 2310 489390
    Website: www.astra-airlines.gr – e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Sky Express - Telephone number: +30 2810 223800
    Website: http://www.skyexpress.gr/en-us/home.aspx - e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

From Limnos, Mytilene, Samos, Rhodes

  • Sky Express – Telephone numbe: +30 2810 223800
    Website: http://www.skyexpress.gr/en-us/home.aspx - e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Ferry Connections

Chios Port Authority

There are daily ferries connecting Chios island with Piraeus and Mytilene . There is also ferry connection between Lavrio port in Attica and Mesta Port in Chios. You can travel to Chios from Samos, Ikaria, Agios Efstratios, Limnos and Kavala, as well as from the islands of the regional unit of Chios, Oinousses and Psara.

The ferry schedules change depending on the season. For up-to-date information, it is best to check the schedules directly with the ferry companies or your travel agent..

Ferry Boat Companies (operating on all the aforementioned connections)

  • Hellenic Seaways - Τηλέφωνο: 210 4199000 Website: www.hellenicseaways.gr - email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Blue Star Ferries - Τηλέφωνο: 18130 & 210 8919800 -Website: www.bluestarferries.gr

Search for ferry schedules: http://www.openseas.gr/

 

Oinousses

Apart from the aforementioned, if you wish to travel to Oinousses, you can also contact:

Sunrise Tours – Website: www.sunrisetours.gr

 

Tsesme (Turkey)

 * The Regional Unit of Chios and www.chios.gr are not responsible for mistakes or changes in the schedules. .

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