How to get to Paxos - -



Paxos does not have an airport so most visitors fly to island of Corfu and then transfer by hydrofoil , sea taxi or ferry.
Corfu has one airport, called 'Kerkyra' or 'Kapodistrias' with flight code CFU. located close to Corfu Town
Between the months of April until late October you can fly direct to Corfu from most European air ports.
The most popular charter flights to Corfu are Mondays.
Early morning departures are required to avoid missing the last hydrofoil.
There is also a daily domestic service from Athens.

Useful Websites to arrange your flights

www.euroflights.info www.easyjet.com www.cheapflights.co.uk

www.a1travel.com http://www.skyscanner.net/

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There are several possible options to get on Paxos.
On arriving at Corfu airport just go out to the taxi rank outside arrivals & take a taxi from there.
Approx cost 12-18€ (travel time 8-15mins)
Central Corfu taxi number 0030 26610 33811.
If you are going to Paxos same day you should ask the taxi driver to take you to Café Nautica
at the new port. This is where all hydrofoils, boats & ferries depart from.
(from the "rear/sea" side of the café)
At Cafe Nautica, there is a left luggage store there where you can put your bags in &
wander into Corfu town if you have time

Despina passenger boat (Kamelia Lines) Tel. 0030 26620 32114.
(Despina bookings are made with Paxos office with Fotini & tickets are left on the boat for collection 30mins before departure).

FOR TIMETABLE FOR THE SUMMER 2016 AND IINFO PLEASE VISIT :
http://www.paxos-thalassatravel.com/web/index.php/art/0/0/633/Boat-Timetables-for-Paxos.html

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Hydrofoil ILIDA II Bouas Tours Paxos office: 0030 26620 32401
Corfu ticketing office (opposite Café Nautica)
Corfu Tourist Enterprises 0030 26610 49800/80444
You can phone the Paxos office with your dates, times wanted & they will reserve your tickets for you &
leave them on the boat.

FOR TIMETABLE FOR THE SUMMER 2016 PLEASE VISIT :
http://www.paxos-thalassatravel.com/web/index.php/art/0/0/633/Boat-Timetables-for-Paxos.html

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If your flight to Corfu is late at evening, you may decide to stay over night:

Recommended Hotels in Corfu Town:

Atlantis hotel is : the closest hotel from to the new port from where all the boat departure.
www.atlantis-hotel-corfu.com - Telephone: 0030 26610 35560, 39915

Konstantinoupolis Hotel :0030 26610 48716
http://www.konstantinoupolis.gr/index.php?PageLang=english

Bella Venezia Hotel : 0030 26610 46500 http://www.bellaveneziahotel.com/

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Private 24hr sea taxis : There are 3 private sea taxis operating in Paxos. All of them are 24hr &
will take up to 10 persons. They are generally 250-300€ each way for Corfu to Paxos,
but if there are others you share the cost, if you are alone expect to pay 300€.
Very useful for out of hours transfers or large groups or when shared.
Normally if there is no option of hydrofoil or Despina on that particular day,
there are always others on the sea taxi so don't be put off by the cost.

Nick Anemogiannis 0030 6932 232072

Nikos Petrou 0030 6973 067292

Tassos Gkogkos 0030 6944 832964

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If you are travelling overland by car .

From Igoumenitsa port (on mainland).
You have several departure ports in Italy - Venice, Ancona, Bari and Brindisi
from where main shipping lines sail to Corfu and Igoumenitsa.

Igoumenitsa is on the main land of Greece.
When you arrive at the port of Igoumenitsa, you will take the local car ferry to Paxos.
FOR TIMETABLE FOR THE SUMMER 2016 PLEASE VISIT :
http://www.paxos-thalassatravel.com/web/index.php/art/0/0/633/Boat-Timetables-for-Paxos.html

for info & tickets :
IONION LINES ferry boat KERKYRA - ferry boat AGIOS NIKOLAOS
Igoumenitsa ticketing office tel. - 0030 2665028085 - 0030 6948303060
Paxos ticketing office tel. 0030 2662032269 - 0030 2662032440

S & L FERRIES ferry boat Ag.Panteleimon - ferry boat Nireas
Igoumenitsa ticheting office tel. 00302665021000 - 00302665024090 -00302665026280
Paxos ticketing office tel. 0030 26620 32114

Useful Websites to access ferry information - Italy to Greece.
www.minoan.gr www.anek.gr www.agoudimos-lines.com
www.greekislands.gr/strintzis/


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Paxos Taxi numbers (Paxos only has 5 taxi drivers so its advisable to pre book
otherwise you may have a wait at the port (there is a café with cold beer at the port so all is not lost)

Kostas - Lakka (Silver C Class Mercedes) (0030) 6974 002236

Christos - Loggos (Silver VW Passat )(0030) 6977 472747

Tassos - Loggos (Silver Skoda Octavia) (0030) 6976 648486

Harris - Gaios (Silver New Shape C Class Mercedes) (0030) 6974 135660

Nikos/Babis - Gaios (Silver E Class Mercedes) (0030) 6984 220011