Travel to Chios
The beautiful Greek island Chios is accessible by air and sea. The airport of Chios caters for domestic flights from Athens - the journey time of which is usually 45 minutes or so. During the summer months, there are also European Charter flights that arrive in Chios.
The Chios Airport ( JMK ) is located just 4km from the town of Chios. There are bus and taxi services to and from the airport. The months of July and August are the busiest of the year, and it is recommended to book your air tickets well in advance.
The port of Chios is usually the main entry point to the island. With daily connections with the port of Piraeus in Athens and the port of Rafina on the east side of Attica. The port of Piraeus is easily accessible from all over Athens, and has frequent bus routes, as well as the Metro station. To reach the port of Rafine, you can use the local bus services or arrange a taxi or transfer to the port.
The island of Chios is also connected by sea to a number of other Greek islands in the North East Aegean Islands, and also from Crete and islands that belong to the group called the Dodecanese.