Ios in detail

Flights & getting there

Ios lies conveniently on the Mykonos to Santorini ferry axis and has regular connections with Piraeus. Purchase tickets at Acteon Travel in Ormos or its smaller branch in Hora.

Boat

Destinations from Ios include: Katapola in Amorgos (€12, three hours, one weekly), Anafi (€9, 3½ hours, two weekly), Folegandros (€6 to €45, 1¼ to 1¾ hours, three to five daily), Iraklio (€70, three hours, five weekly), Kimolos (€11, three hours, three weekly), Milos (€16 to €50, three to four hours, two to three daily), Mykonos (€48 to €54, 1¾ to 2½ hours, two to three daily), Naxos (€16 to €34, 45 minutes to 1¾ hours, two to four daily), Paros (€11 to €27, 50 minutes to 5¼ hours, three to five daily), Piraeus (€39 to €60, 45 minutes to six hours, three to four daily), Santorini (€7 to €39, 30 minutes to 1½ hours, four to nine daily), Serifos (€14 to €60, five to six hours, one to two daily), Sifnos (€12 to €55, 4½ to 5¼ hours, one to two daily), Sikinos (€4, 25 minutes, four weekly) and Syros (€16, 6¾ hours, four weekly).