We know travel can be intimidating to some. Here are some helpful tips on how to reach Skopelos Island. Trust us, it is definitely worth it!
Skopelos Island is a member of the Sporades Islands , a group of three islands including Skiathos, Skopelos and Alonnisos, in the Northern Aegean Sea. The nearest airport being on the island of Skiathos.
The quickest way to travel to Skopelos is through the Skiathos Airport (JSI) which provides year wide flights.
Once in Skiathos transport from the Airport to the port is by a short 5 minute taxi ride. Then a quick ferry ride from Skiathos port to either the port of Glossa on the North-west side of Skopelos island or to the main port of Skopelos Chora at the town of Skopelos.
There are several ports of departure for Skopelos Island where a ferry ride is all it takes.
**Please note that the ferry companies also have bus services that take passengers from Athens to the port of departure. Make sure to make your bus reservations when you book your ferry ticket.**
**All ports service vehicle ferries so if you are planing on bring your own car you can choose any port that is most convenient for you.**
Most travelers to Greece either through the capital city of Athens, spending a few days there to see all the amazing historical sites and museums and all the city has to offer. Then travel to Skopelos for a relaxing island holiday. How to get from Athens to Skopelos: