Alexandre Papadiamandis Airport
Alexandre Papadiamandis is an international airport located on the island of Skiathos, in Greece. Named after the great Greek writer of the nineteenth century, serves only seasonal routes, except for the Greek capital, connected throughout the year. Due to the particular terrain of the island, the airport was created by recovering a portion of land on the sea between Skiathos and the small adjacent islet of Lazareta, an ancient colony of leprots.
With its narrow and short track (just 1628 meters), take-off and landing require skills such as to force the pilots to follow a specific and further training!
Here is a list of the main companies and direct seasonal connections * with Alexandre Papadiamandis airport:
Austrian Airlines: Vienna.
Blue Panorama Airlines: Bergamo-Orio Al serio, Bologna, Milan-Malpensa, Rome-Fiumicino.
Blue Air: Larnaca.
British Airways: London City Airport.
Condor: Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Munich.
Cyprus Airways: Manchester.
Jet Time, charter: Billund.
Neos: Milan-Malpensa, Verona.
Olympic Air: Athens (all year), Thessaloniki.
Scandinavian Airlines System, charter: Copenhagen, Goteborg-Landvetter, Oslo-Gardermoen, Stavanger, Stockholm-Arlanda.
Sky Express: Athens (all year).
Thomas Cook Airlines: Bristol, Copenhagen, East Midlands, London-Gatwick, London-Stansted, Manchester, Newcastle upon Tyne, Oslo-Gardermoen.
Travel Service: Prague.
TUI Airways: Birmingham, Bristol, London-Gatwick, London-Luton, Manchester.
TUI fly: Amsterdam.
Volotea: Bari, Naples, Turin, Venice.
AIRPORT CONNECTIONS - CENTRO
From the Alexandre Papadiamandis airport terminal there is no public transportation to reach the center. On the other hand, you can reach the various areas of Skiathos with one of the many taxis present at the airport. As always, we suggest to pre-arrange the amount to be paid.
Moreover, in the Terminal there are several companies that allow you to rent a car. It could be the best solution to get around and move around the island.
* The list is subject to change. All links, updated, are available on the official website usi-airport.gr/en/