Skopelos island: Access, transportation, useful info and telephones
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The best way to explore the area is to have your own car and is worth visiting places that are not accesible by the local public transport and tours.
In Skopelos there are car rental companies and many local businesses that have a large and modern variety of cars and motorbikes.
Indicative distances and routes from Volos:
Thessaloniki: 207 km
Athens: 330 km
Patra: 304 km
Ioannina: 246 km
Preveza: 333 km
Indicative distances and routes from Agios Konstantinos:
Thessaloniki: 335 km
Athens: 169 km
Patra: 210 km
Ioannina: 291 km
Preveza: 347 km
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):
The local Bus Station is located next to the exit of the port with destination to most areas of the island (Elios, Glossa, Loutraki, Neo Klima, Panormos, Stafilos, Agnontas) with frequent routes. During the summer season the routes become more frequent and are displayed on the information notice boards within the stations.
Agios Konstantinos - Athens (Kanigos sqr). The trip lasts 3 hours.
From Volos there are daily routes both winter and summer. The trip lasts 2.30 hours.
From Thessaloniki 3 times a week during the summer season.
It has two ports, the Glossa Port and the main one in the town of Skopelos.
Skopelos is connected, especially during summer period, to Syros, Thira, Paros, Heraklion, Tinos and Naxos.
By high speed:
Regular flying dolphin routes link Skopelos to Ag. Konstantinos, Volos, Thessaloniki, Trikeri island, Alonissos, Glossa (Skopelos) and Trikeri (Pelion).
The airline connection from Alonissos to Athens and other Greek regions and cities abroad is via Skiathos. There are regular routes that last 35 min.
"El. Venizelos" Airport tel: (+30) 210.35.30.000
For your stay in Skopelos, you can book a room in one of the hotels and Bed & Breakfast inns.
In Skopelos town, 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.