Getting there

Getting there

Nisyros can be accessed by airplane through the airport of Kos directly from several major European airports as well as from Athens (flight time from Athens is approximately 35 minutes). Nisyros can also be accessed by ferryboat (from the port of Piraeus with Fast Ferries approximately 12 hours. Nisyros is close to Kos (only 45 minutes from Kos by ferryboat). The capital of Dodecanese islands, Rodos, is 4 hours away by boat. Rodos is also accessible by airplane from all European capitals.

Detailed travel information

There are many ways to travel to Nisyros: By air to Kos and then by boat to Nisyros from the port in Kos or from the port of Kardamena village:

  • Direct flights from Athens: at least 3-4 flights per day during summer time (approximately 45 minutes)
  • Direct flights from different European Cities
By boat to and from Nisyros:
  • At least 2 departures from Piraeus port (Athens) per day during summer time (approximately 5-12 hours journey).
  • There are daily ferries from Kos (Kardamena village) to Nisyros leaving at 9:30 a.m. in the morning from the village of Kardamena which is 7 minutes from the airport (with taxi).
  • There are daily ferries from Nisyros to Kos (Kardamena village) leaving 15:30 p.m.