| HOW TO REACH PAROS ISLAND
You can reach the island of Paros by ferry boat, high speed boat or airplane.
From the Port of Piraeus the trip lasts approximately 5 hours. During the summer, ferry boats and high speed boats also depart from Rafina for Paros. Ferries from Rafina to Paros are recommended, as it is a shorter trip (just a few hours).
Piraeus Port: Tel. +30 210 422-6000 to 03
Hellas Seaways Piraeus: Tel +30 210 419-9000
Blue Star Ferries: Tel. +30 210 891-9800
Rafina Port: Tel. +30 22940 288888 and +30 22940 22300
Hellas Seaways Rafina: Tel. +30 22940 22292
Direct flights depart from the Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos" to Paros all year long, linking all major international airports with the island. Rates of airplane tickets depend on the season and the time of booking, so it is possible to find cheap flights to Paros, if you book well in advance.
The duration of the flight to Paros from Athens is 45 minutes. Paros Airport is located 11 km SW of Parikia Town.
Athens Airport: Tel. +30 210 353-1000
Olympic Airways: Tel. +30 210 966-6666 and 801-11-44444.
Paros is connected by air and sea to other Cyclades Islands, the Dodecanese Islands, Northern Aegean Islands, Crete and Skiathos, making it the ideal destination for an island hopper.
At Paros Port and Paros Airport, you can catch buses for destinations throughout the island. For your transportation on Paros, there is also a number of car rental agencies near the port and airport of Paros.
Paros Port: Tel. +30 22840 21240
Hellas Seaways Paros: Tel. +30 22840 22092
Blue Star Ferries Paros: Tel. +30 22840 22558 and +30 22840 21242
Paros Airport: Tel. + 30 22840 92030
Olympic Airways Paros : Tel. +30 22840 21900
Olympic Airways (Paros Airport): Tel. +30 22840 91257