iStock International
ShermansTravel experts map out your travel route to get you to your vacation spot as quickly and easily as possible. We painstakingly research the airports and airlines servicing your destination – as well as any train, bus, or ferry options – so getting there is as simple as a jaunt across town.

Getting to Mykonos


There are no direct flights from the U.S. to Mykonos. From Eleftherios Venizelos Airport (ATH) in Athens, you can hop on a 40-minute puddle-jumper to Mykonos National Airport (JMK), 2 miles outside of Chora.


Olympic Airlines has several flights daily in high-season (one flight most days in low season) between Athens and Mykonos and one daily from Crete or Santorini to Mykonos. Aegean Airlines also offers daily service in summer.

Flight Times

It’s a 40-minute flight from Athens to Mykonos, and a10-hour flight from the east coast (16 hours from the west coast) to Athens.


Mykonos has two ports, one in Chora, and the other north of Chora at Tourlos. The major port in Athens is Piraeus.

Boat Lines

From Piraeus on the mainland, Blue Star Ferries connects to Mykonos (

Boat Times

It’s about a 5.5-hour ferry ride from Pireaus to Mykonos; a 3.5-hour ride on a hydrofoil (hi-speed boat).

Compare Rates to Mykonos

Sign up for the Top 25 Newsletter
to get exclusive weekly deals

Tell Us Your Preferences

To help us understand your travel preferences, please select from the following categories

Check all that apply
Oops, something went wrong.
No Thanks