SYROS HOTELS & ISLAND INFO
How to Get to Syros and Means of Transportation There
Syros is an island in Cyclades and it is quite easily accessible. Of course, the most convenient means of transport to and from the island is the airplane. There are flights departing from the Athens International Airport and arriving there daily, but early booking is imperative for the passengers. The flight does not take more than half an hour. There is also connection by ferries, departing from the capital’s two harbours, Piraeus and Rafina. Of course, there are other connections of the island by boat, facilitating transportation from Crete and Salonika.
As far as the local means of transportation, the island can take pride in being truly organized in this field. To be more particular, there are frequent bus routes that you can make use of daily and their frequency gets multiplied even more during the peak season. With the use of buses, you can access all the villages of the island. For those who need something more private and comfortable, there are taxi services available for you. You can call them and drive everywhere around the island at quite reasonable price rates. Last but definitely not least, there are boat services that can take you to the most secluded beaches of Syros. This is certainly an experience that you should not miss out on. What is more, there are daily excursions and cruises all over the island and you can also enjoy the sunset and even a private dinner on the boat. >