Getting there & away
At least three ferries daily leave Andros’ main port of Gavrio for Rafina (€10.90 to 12.50, two hours). Daily ferries run to Tinos (€8, 1½ hours) and Mykonos (€10.50, 2½ hours), from where there are daily connections to Syros and Paros in high season. Services run direct to Syros, from May to October, three times a week (€9, two hours). On Saturday from May to September, a very slow ferry runs to Paros (€12.10, seven hours), Naxos (€12.20, eight hours and 20 minutes), Ios (€18.20, 12 hours) and Santorini (€20.80, 14¼ hours). This ferry continues to Anafi (€26.30, 16 hours), Sikinos (€18.20, 12 hours) and Folegandros (€18.20, 11 hours). On Thursday from May to September, a ferry runs to Kythnos (€11.70, six hours and 45 minutes) and Kea (€8, 8½ hours).