Skiathos Airport, also known as Skiathos Island National Airport, is a small airport located on the island of Skiathos in Greece. Despite its small size, Skiathos Airport is one of the busiest airports in Greece, serving thousands of tourists every year.
Systems of Civil Aviation
Skiathos Airport has advanced civil aviation systems, including radar equipment, air traffic control towers, and navigational aids. These systems ensure that the airport can handle a high volume of air traffic safely and efficiently.
Despite its small size, Skiathos Airport offers several passenger facilities, including a duty-free shop, cafes, and ATMs. There is also free Wi-Fi available throughout the terminal building.
Skiathos Airport began its operation in 1972, with the first plane landing on the newly constructed runway. Since then, it has undergone several renovations and upgrades to meet the growing demand for air travel to Skiathos.
Owner and Operator
Skiathos Airport is owned and operated by the Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority (HCAA), a public organization responsible for regulating and supervising civil aviation in Greece. The HCAA is also responsible for developing and managing airports in Greece.
Distance from the Center of Skiathos Town
Skiathos Airport is located approximately 2 kilometers away from the center of Skiathos Town. It takes approximately 10-15 minutes to drive from the center of Skiathos Town to the airport.
The fees for using Skiathos Airport vary depending on the type of aircraft and the services required. For more information on fees, please get in touch with the airport directly.
Ways to Get to the Airport from the Center of Skiathos Town
The most convenient way to get to Skiathos Airport from the center of Skiathos Town is by taxi, which takes approximately 10-15 minutes and costs around 10-15€.
Alternatively, a bus service runs from the center of Skiathos Town to the airport, with a journey time of approximately 20-30 minutes and a cost of around 1-2€.
NATIONAL CIVIL AIRPORT OF SKIATHOS
37002, SKIATHOS GREECE
The Airport Police Station (24/7 operation):