Aegina is situated in the Saronic Gulf, 17 nautical miles south west of Piraeus. The island is easily accessible by either ferryboats or hydrofoils. You can reach Aghia Marina by Catamaran Boat named "HYDRA CAT" in 45 min. Moreover several ferries go to Aegina Town, as well as Flying Dolphin hydrofoils and a Fast Catamaran service. Timetables are displayed on the various Ticket Offices on the quay.
HOW TO GET TO US FROM THE AIRPORT
Shuttle bus: Leaving the arrivals hall, you will find bus E96 (24 hours service), which takes you straight to the Port of Piraeus. The bus stop several times on the way and the Piraeus harbor is the last stop. The price of the ticket is € 2.90 and is valid for 24 hours. You may use this ticket on the bus/trolley/metro. The trip will take about 45-60 minutes depending on the traffic!
Taxi: You can also take a taxi from the airport to Piraeus port. When leaving the airport, please make use of the taxi queue next to Door 3 of the Arrivals Level. Taking a taxi is mostly quicker than the bus and the price will be about € 25 - € 30.
Rent a car: You may also rent a car at the airport and drive to the Piraeus port. Have a look at www.easycar.com and check out their rates. The earlier you book the better the prices. To rent a car at the airport is a good option if you also plan to visit the Peloponnesus after or before you visit Aegina. There is a good boat connection between Methana (on the Peloponnesus) and Aegina.
TO AEGINA TOWN
There are several ferries to Aegina from Piraeus port like the Hellenic Seaways’ boats, Aghios Nektarios, Hydrofoils and a fast Catamaran service.
Prices of tickets vary depending on the ferry you take from 4 – 9 EURO per person. You can find the exact timetables at the Ticket Offices at the quay. Call: (+30) 210 4147800 for information concerning the ferries in Piraeus Port (automatic machine) or at http://www.hellenicseaways.gr
HOW TO REACH US
Hotel Karyatides is only 12km. away from Aegina Town. You can always reach us from Aegina Town by bus (30m.) or car/taxi (20m.) You can also reach Aghia Marina by Catamaran Boat named "HYDRA CAT" in 45 min. The hotel is only 200m. away from the small port of Aghia Marina on the left side. Call: (+30) 210 4147800 for information concerning the ferries in Piraeus Port (automatic machine)
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