The island has boats for hire to transport visitors into private and rugged beaches and points specifically chosen for diving
The vantage location of Syros in the heart of the Cyclades and the short distance from Athens enables all travellers to go to the island in whatever way serves them best, either by air or by boat. Syros is the ideal destination for long vacations, short breaks or island hopping plus it is connected to Athens with daily ferries and with other Islands on a regular basis. The cruise is also an option for a short visit, as more and more cruise ships anchor at the port of Syros. Yachting enthusiasts can sail to the island of Syros and anchor their yachts in the port of Ermoupolis or one of the marinas and smaller ports of the island.
Private Vehicle/Car In case anyone wants to choose a private car for transport to the island, one car hire from local car rental companies or through a travel agency. ΕUROPCAR-ΚΟUMPIS GIANNIS: +30 2281085968 Talanta, Syros, 84100 AIGEAS: +30 22810 87734 Dodekanisou, Ermoupoli 841 00, Greece ALEX RENT A CAR: +30 22810 88151 Ακτή Παπάγου, Ermoupoli 841 00, Greece ALPHA RENT A CAR: +30 2281042801 Unnamed Road, Galissas 841 00, Greece CAR-MOTO-BIKE RENT: +30 2281081805 Platia Papagou, Ermoupoli, 84100 GALERA RENT A CAR: +30 2281087666 Ακτή Παπάγου, Ermoupoli 841 00, Greece GALISSAS RENT A CAR: +30 2281042942 Unnamed Road, Galissas 841 00, Greece GAVIOTIS SYROS RENT A CAR: +30 2281086333 Ακτή Παπάγου, Ermoupoli 841 00, Greece GEORGE MOTO RENT: +30 2281043293 Unnamed Road, Galissas 841 00, Greece HERMOUPOLIS RENT A CAR: +30 2281080080 Parou, Ermoupoli 841 00, Greece MAISTRALI CAR RENTAL: +30 2281043675 Ακτή Παπάγου, Ermoupoli 841 00, Greece ROAD RUNNER: +30 22810 43633 Eparchiaki Odos Kato Manna - Megas Gialos, Megas Gialos 841 00, Greece SMART RENT A CAR & BIKE: +30 2281071171 Unnamed Road, Kini 841 00, Greece SMILING CARS: +30 2281061313 Eparchiaki Odos Kato Manna - Megas Gialos, Vari 841 00, Greece SYROS RENT A CAR: +30 2281083777 Dodekanisou 6, Ermoupolis, 84100 VASILIKOS: +30 2281084444 Ακτή Παπάγου 10, Ermoupoli 841 00, Greece
By plane With daily flights from and to the airport of Syros in Athens International Airport, Eleftherios Venizelos. Flight duration: 25 minutes Syros Island, Tel.: 0030 22810 81900, 0030 22810 87025
By boat With daily trips to and from several ports: •Piraeus-duration: 4 hours by ferry line, 2.5 hours with high-speed •Rafina-duration: 1.5 hour
Taxi A taxi service is available to transport visitors. A taxi station can be found in front of the monument of National Resistance in Ermoupoli. Τel. 0030 22810 84222, 0030 22810 86222
Local Buses The local bus service covers most of the island especially during the summer months. The local bus service connectw Ermoupoli with Galissas, Finikas, Posidonia, Megas Gialos, Vari, Azolimnos, Kini, Anno Mana, Chroussa, Parakopi and Vissa while municipal buses are also available, free of charge. Tel. 0030 22810 82575
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