Getting Around

Occasional buses operate in August. Taxis are pricey and charge around €30 between Hora (Kythira) and the airport. Your best bet is to hire a car; either pick one up at the airport, or have it dropped off at your hotel. Prices start at €30 per day.

Drakakis Tours Rental cars, vans and 4WDs, with airport pick-up; airport transfers; buses to Athens (€45, one to two weekly); and sightseeing tours.

Panayotis Rent A Car A fleet of 120 cars – including 4WDs, small cars, motorbikes and scooters. Branches at the airport and across the island, including at Diakofti and Kapsali (call 27360 31600).