Travel Information for Folegandros

Geographic Region: Cyclades

folegandros island


Folegandros doesn’t have an airport, but it’s surrounded by several islands that do have airports. Fly into: MilosNaxosParos, or Santorini and take a ferry from there.

Ferry Information

The main port is Karavostasi, about 3km from Chora (the main village of an island is always called Chora). You can purchase tickets on Let’s Ferry You can also purchase tickets in any main town, especially near the port.  Large boats rarely sell out but smaller boats (anything listed as express, Dolphin or Hydrofoil is a small boat) may sell out on the weekends.

Island Hopping

From Folegandros, it’s possible to get to: Amorgos, Anafi, Ios, Kea, Kimolos, Koufonissi, Kythnos, Lavrio, Milos, Mykonos, Naxos, Paros, Piraeus (Athens), Santorini, Serifos, Sifnos, Sikinos, Syros, Tinos

*according to Open Seas Greece. Ferry routes do change sometimes and you should confirm with your host before making travel plans. 

Vacation Rentals on Folegandros

Further Reading…

Guide to Traveling the Greek Islands & Island Hopping
Greek Island Regions Explained
Guide to the Cyclades Region