Sifnos does not have an airport; the nearest airports with international flights are Athens and the islands of Mykonos or Santorini. Ferry connections run from these airports to Sifnos.
Travel by ferry from the port of Piraeus to Sifnos Island. Tickets can be purchased from any of the travel agents that are located around the port. During the very busy summer period at the port of Piraeus, it is adviseable to allow plenty of time and book a ticket in advance.
The duration of the trip from Piraeus to Sifnos ranges from 3 hours by speed ferry to 5 hours and 30 minutes on other ferries.
There are at least two weekly scheduled ferries from Santorini to Sifnos Island.
The duration of the trip is between 4 to 5 hours, depending on the ferry company that operates the service. Please note when you are searching for online ferry bookings you might not find the port of Santorini under this name but under the name Thira.
Mykonos does not have a direct ferry to Sifnos. If your flight lands in Mykonos, you will need to take a ferry that reaches the islands of Santorini, Milos, Serifos or Folegandros and connect from those ports to Sifnos.
Sifnos also has direct ferry connections with the islands of Folegandros, Ios, Syros, Santorini, Kimolos, Kythnos, Milos, Paros, Serifos and Sikinos.
The port of the island is located in the heart of the cove Kamares, where all ferries arrive. The Petali Village Hotel is 10 minutes drive away from the port.
Transfers can be arranged upon your arrival from the port to the Hotel. Car & scooter rental companies are available in Kamares and the Hotel can also secure your reservations if you wish.
The Petali Village Hotel is located in a wonderful eagles nest position above Apollonia, the capital of Sifnos island. Sifnos is known as one of the most traditional of Greek islands and a precious jewel in the Cycladic island group.
Ano Petali Sifnos - P.C. 84003
Τel.: +30 2284033024
Fax: +30 2284033391