Pension Afroditi is located in the capital of Sifnos, Apollonia. It is a 5-minute walk away (3oo metres) from the main bus stop of Apollonia and only a 2-minute walk away from our parking area.
How to get to Sifnos
Since there is no airport on the island, the only way to get to Sifnos is by ferry. There are ferries to Sifnos almost daily from the port of Piraeus in Athens, while there is also a good ferry connection between Sifnos and some other islands of Cyclades.
From Piraeus – the port of Athens
You can check the ferry schedules here.
In March there are ferry connections every two/three days, while in April the ferry connections from Piraeus are much more frequent. From May until September there are ferries going to Sifnos every day.
It takes about:
- 2-3 hours by high-speed ferry or catamaran
(eg. Speedrunner III, Hellenic Highspeed, Superjet, Seajet2, Naxos Jet)
- 5:30 hours by conventional ferry
(eg. Dionisios Solomos)
If you arrive in Athens by plane you can get to the port of Piraeus:
- By bus: Bus X96 – bus schedule – 6 euros.
- By train/metro: information – 10 euros.
- By taxi: information