Skiathos is an island in the Aegean Sea east of mainland Greece and part of the Sporades archipelago. The four largest islands of the Sporades are Skiathos, Skopelos, Alonissos and Skiros. Of these islands, Skiathos is the most popular with tourists because of the beautiful sandy beaches and the presence of an international airport, namely Skiathos Airport. The island of Skiathos is frequently visited by tourists from the United Kingdom and Scandinavia. Skiathos Airport has two terminals (T1 Domestic and T2 International) and a runway of just 1,628 metres. On the north side and south side (JSI Planespotting) you can see planes landing and taking off from very close by.
Where is Skiathos Airport situated?
The airport is in the east of the island northeast of Skiathos Town. The island of Skiathos is small and has an area of only 50 km2.
How many terminals does Skiathos Airport have?
Skiathos Airport consists of two modern terminals, the small Terminal 1 is used for domestic flights, the larger Terminal 2 for international flights. The terminals are connected on the land side.
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The distance from Skiathos Airport to the centre of Skiathos Town is 2 kilometres. By car, it takes 5 minutes to get to the centre of Skiathos Town.
From JSI Airport to Skiathos Town City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Skiathos Airport by public transport. Visit the Skiathos Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Skiathos Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Skiathos Town is about € 15.-. Book your taxi at Skiathos Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From JSI Airport to Skiathos Town City centre by Taxi
At Skiathos Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Budget, Hertz, Thrifty (The Hertz Corporation) and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
Skiathos Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!
At the airport
Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Skiathos Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Skiathos Airport.
Departures and arrivals
Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Skiathos Airport.
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Which airlines fly from and to Skiathos Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Skiathos Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Sky Express
- Olympic Air
- TUI Airways
- Scandinavian Airlines
Hotels near the airport
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Hotels in Skiathos Town
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Things to do
It is possible to book tours in the city and near Skiathos Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!
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