Paxos island: Access, transportation, useful info and telephones
|Useful telephones||Access - Transportation
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For your convenience, you can use the route map on the field “Routes” with information about the mileage, the time you need and the route you will follow, selecting the points of interest.
By bus (KTEL):
There is a bus line from and towards Athens via Igoumenitsa, which runs twice in winter and three times per week during summer season.
Paxos Station: tel. (+30) 26620.32.245
Athens Station, 100, Kifisos ave
tel.: (+30) 18.104.22.1683
"Macedonia" Station, Thessaloniki for destination to Igoumenitsa,
tel.: (+30) 2310.595.416
Daily ferry routes are scheduled from and towards Igoumenitsa to Paxos (Gaios) and Corfu via Igoumenitsa.
Paxos - Corfu: 27 nmi
Paxos - Igoumenitsa: 14 nmi
tel.: (+30) 26610.81.808
mob.: (+30) 6948.303.063 -64 -65
tel.: (+30) 26650.25.908, 26650.28.085
mob.: (+30) 6948.303.060 -61 -62
tel.: (+30) 26620.32.269
tel.: (+30) 26820.29.508
tel.: (+30) 26610.21.000, 26610.30.190, 26610.23.874
Τηλ.: (+30) 26650.24.090, 26650.28.085
tel.: (+30) 26620.32.114, 26620.32.269
Paxos, tel.: 26620.32.259
Igoumenitsa, tel.: 26650.22.235, 26650.22.240
Corfu, tel.: 26610.32.655
Parga, tel.: 26840.31.227
By high speed:
There is a daily flying dolphin line to Corfu.
Paxos Flying Dolphin, tel.: (+30) 266220-32269, 266220-32441, 26620-32122 (fax)
Petrakis Lines, tel.: (+30) 26610-31649, 26610-38690
By boat or small ships:
There is a daily connection of Paxos with Parga by boat.
Parga Port Authority - information, tel.: (+30) 26840.31.227
Small tourist boats make excursions to the islands around Lefkada and to the beaches.
You can visit the major natural attractions and different parts of Paxos through organized excursions around the island.
By your own boat:
The sea in the area of Paxos and the Ionian in general is a real paradise for those who love sailing. It offers calm, crystal clear waters and is one of the safest places in the world.
From Athens and other Greek cities as well as flights from many cities abroad, with a final destination to Paxos can be made to Corfu and then by boat. You can take the plane from Athens, other Greek cities as well as various other contries to Corfu and then go to Paxos by boat.
"El. Venizelos" Airport, tel.: (+30) 210.35.30.000
"Ioannis Kapodistrias" Corfu Airport
tel.: (+30) 26610.89.605, 26610.89.622
Olympic Airlines tel.: (+30) 26610.38.964, 38.187, 30.481
Aegean Airlines tel.: (+30) 26610.27.100
For your stay in Paxos, you can book a room in one of the hotels and Bed & Breakfast inns.
In Gaios, as well as in many other areas of the island, there are hotels and accommodations of various categories and types (rooms to let, residences, Bed & Breakfast inns, studios, hostels, guesthouses and furnished apartments) that can satisfy every visitor's demands and needs for a pleasant and enjoyable stay.
You will find wonderful hotels, rooms and apartments to let of all categories and price ranges.