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Air

In addition to domestic flights, Skyros airport, 11km north of Skyros Town at the far tip of the island, has occasional charter flights from Oslo, Amsterdam and destinations in France. Domestic flights from Skyros head to Athens (€28, 25 minutes) and Thessaloniki (€50, 45 minutes) three times a week.

For tickets, contact Sky Express, Aegean Airlines or visit Skyros Travel Agency in Skyros Town.

Boat

Skyros’ main port is Linaria. Ferries link to Evia (Paralia Kymis; €12.10, 1¾ hours, one to two daily), and Alonnisos and Skopelos in summer (€26, 4½ to five hours, three weekly).

Purchase tickets from Skyros Travel in Skyros Town or from the ticket kiosk at the dock in Linaria or in Paralia Kymis (Evia).