Access to the island
From the port of Piraeus there are regular ferries to the port of Karpathos and the route with stops at other islands takes about 15 hours. even closing your ferry tickets your trip will be more comfortable and carefree. Karpathos there are two ports that serve several ferries. Diafani is the small port while Wells large and main port. Diafani is a coastal village with small houses and many fishing boats. Pigadia is the capital of the island has the ancient citadel of Karpathos is located on a large rock in the harbor. Pigadia is a modern city with rich tourist infrastructure and all amenities for visitors.
Links to other ports
The Karpathos has ferry connection with the following ports: Piraeus, Anafi, Chalki, Heraklion (Crete), Karpathos (Diafani), Kasos, Milos, Rhodes, Santorini, Sitia (Crete).
Karpathos has a modern airport, with two runways. The airport is international and serves international flights from many countries. Domestic flights are operated from Athens, Thessaloniki, Rhodes, Kasos, Herakleion and Sitia (Crete).