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There are 5 ways to get from Skíathos to Foça by car ferry, bus, ferry, taxi, train, car or plane

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Recommended

Car ferry, bus, ferry, taxi

  1. Take the car ferry from Skiathos to Agios Konstantinos
  2. Take the bus from Agios Konstantinos to Athens
  3. Take the ferry from Piraeus to Chios
  4. Take the car ferry from Chios to Çesme
  5. Take a taxi from Çesme to Foça

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Ferry, bus, taxi

  1. Take the ferry from Skiathos to Volos
  2. Take the bus from Volos to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to İzmir
  4. Take a taxi from İzmir to Foça

Car ferry, train, bus

  1. Take the car ferry from Skiathos to Volos
  2. Take the train from Volos to Larissa
  3. Take the bus from Larissa to Keşan
  4. Take the bus from Keşan to Aliaga

Ferry, car ferry, drive

  1. Take the ferry from Skiathos to Glossa Skopelos
  2. Take the car ferry from Glossa to Mantoúdi
  3. Drive from Mantoúdi to Foça

Fly, car ferry, drive

  1. Fly from Skiathos (JSI) to Chios (JKH)
  2. Take the car ferry from Chios to Çesme
  3. Drive from Çesme to Foça
Greece → Turkey
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International entry into Turkey from Greece

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Greece
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Turkey from Greece

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
This applies to arrivals from Greece
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals who have visited Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Brazil, Egypt, India, Iran, Nepal, Pakistan, Singapore, South Africa, Sri Lanka and United Kingdom in the last 14 days
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Brazil, Egypt, India, Iran, Nepal, Pakistan, Singapore, South Africa, Sri Lanka and United Kingdom
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Turkey

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Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Greece

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Turkey from Greece.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Foça is 184.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Foça is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Foça is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 184.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Greece from Turkey.

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Last updated: 20 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Turkish Embassy.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Skíathos to Foça is to ferry and bus and taxi which costs €95 - €180 and takes 22h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Skíathos to Foça is to fly and car ferry and drive which costs €130 - €330 and takes 6h 1m.

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The distance between Skíathos and Foça is 288 km.

The best way to get from Skíathos to Foça without a car is to car ferry and bus and ferry and taxi which takes 20h 19m and costs €130 - €250.

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It takes approximately 20h 19m to get from Skíathos to Foça, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Skiathos Airport to Chios Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 40m and has one stopover.

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Olympic Air and Sky Express offer flights from Skiathos Airport to Chios Airport.

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There are 39+ hotels available in Foça. Prices start at 1.000 ₺ per night.

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Map of how to get from Skíathos to Foça.
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  • Distance: 287.9 km
  • Duration: 20h 19m

What companies run services between Skíathos, Greece and Foça, Turkey?

There is no direct connection from Skíathos to Foça. However, you can take the walk to Skiathos, take the car ferry to Agios Konstantinos, take the walk to Agios Konstantinos, take the bus to Athens, take the walk to Πρακτορεια, take the bus to Αφετηρια-Στ.Λαρισησ, take the walk to Athens, take the line 1203 train to Piraeus, take the walk to Piraeus, take the ferry to Chios, take the walk to Chios, take the car ferry to Çesme, then take the taxi to Foça. Alternatively, you can take the ferry to Volos, take the walk to Volos, take the bus to Thessaloniki, take the walk to Thessaloniki, take the bus to İzmir, then take the taxi to Foça.

Airlines
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Skiathos to Chios via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
950 ₺ - 3.000 ₺
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Skiathos to Chios via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 3.000 ₺
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Volos to Larissa
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
25 ₺ - 40 ₺
Website
Greek Railways (OSE)
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Agios Konstantinos to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
170 ₺ - 200 ₺
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
KTEL Magnesias
Phone
0030-24210-25248
Email
ktelvol@otenet.gr
Website
ktelvolou.gr
Bus from Volos to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
180 ₺ - 240 ₺
Website
KTEL Magnesias
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to İzmir
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
500 ₺ - 700 ₺
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Keşan to Aliaga
Ave. Duration
6h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60 ₺ - 130 ₺
Website
MetroTurizm
Ferry operators
Aqua Ferries
Phone
+30 210-4100551
Email
info@aquaferries.gr
Website
ferrytraveller.gr
Car ferry from Skiathos to Agios Konstantinos
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
330 ₺ - 750 ₺
Website
Aqua Ferries
Passenger
336 ₺
Car
728 ₺
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Ferry from Piraeus to Chios
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
280 ₺ - 850 ₺
Website
Hellenic Seaways
Business
400 ₺ - 600 ₺
2 Bed Lux Cabin
650 ₺ - 850 ₺
Economy
280 ₺ - 360 ₺
4 Bed Inside Cabin
460 ₺ - 650 ₺
Ferry from Skiathos to Volos
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
180 ₺ - 750 ₺
Website
Hellenic Seaways
Business
340 ₺ - 470 ₺
2 Bed Lux Cabin
550 ₺ - 750 ₺
Economy
180 ₺ - 240 ₺
4 Bed Inside Cabin
360 ₺ - 500 ₺
Ferry from Skiathos to Glossa Skopelos
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
160 ₺ - 750 ₺
Website
Hellenic Seaways
Business
330 ₺ - 450 ₺
2 Bed Lux Cabin
550 ₺ - 750 ₺
Economy
160 ₺ - 210 ₺
4 Bed Inside Cabin
330 ₺ - 470 ₺
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Ferry from Piraeus to Chios
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
340 ₺ - 950 ₺
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
540 ₺ - 580 ₺
2 Bed Inside Cabin
650 ₺ - 800 ₺
Economy
340 ₺ - 440 ₺
4 Bed Outside Cabin
550 ₺ - 700 ₺
2 Bed Lux Cabin
750 ₺ - 950 ₺
Turyol
Phone
+90 212 251 4421
Email
cesme@turyol.com
Website
turyolonline.com
Car ferry from Chios to Çesme
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
209 ₺
Schedules at
turyolonline.com
Anes Ferries
Phone
210 5237613
Email
info@anes.gr
Website
anes.gr
Car ferry from Skiathos to Volos
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Anes Ferries
Car ferry from Glossa to Mantoúdi
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
Anes Ferries
Other operators
Taxi from Çesme to Foça
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Estimated price
350 ₺ - 420 ₺
Taxi Omiros
Phone
+30 2271 200112
Website
chios-taxi.com
Chios Taxi Valantis - Mixalis
Phone
+30 698 065 0387

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