There are daily departures of Ferry boats from the port of Peiraeus to Poros, which not only take passengers but vehicles as well. The trip lasts approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes.
The first stop the ferry makes is at the port of Aegina, then it heads off to Methana and reaches its final destination which is Poros.
The timetables are executed by : 1. Saronic ferries: (+30)210 - 4117341 / 4171190. SCHEDULES
For more information on the ship's departures from the port of Poros or to get tickets, you can call the travel agency FAMILY TOURS: (+30) 22980 23743, 22549, 26329.
From the port of Pireus there are daily departures of flying dolphins from the company Hellenic SeaWays.
The trip duration is approximately 1 hour for the flying dolphins and approximately 1 hour and 20 minutes for the flying cats.
For more information on the ship's departures from the port of Poros or to get tickets, you can call the travel agency MARINOS TOURS: (+30) 22980 - 23423, 22977, 22297.
The timetables are executed by : 1. Hellenic SeaWays: (+30) 210-4199000. SCHEDULES
There is a daily departure of a bus from the Peloponnese Station ( +30 210-5124910 - 11-12) at 16.30 which arrives in Galata, opposite the island of Poros, in about 2.5 hours.
For any change in the timetable, please get in contact with the Peloponnese bus Station to the telephone +30 210-5134588, www.athenstransport.com .
For information on the timetable Galatas - Athens, call +30 22980 - 42480.
The transport from Galatas to Poros is:
Α. With boats around the clock. Duration 5 minutes and departures every 15 minutes from 06:00 to 24:00 and every 30 minutes from 24:00 until 6:00.
Β. There are departures of small ferries every 30 minutes and the ticket price is about € 4 including the driver
If you own or rent a car, you can easily get from Athens to Poros in appoximately 2 hours. Through Attiki Odos, get on the National Road Athens – Corinth and make a left after the canal heading towards Epidauros (Corinth Exit 10 - Epidavros).
Drive for about 30 minutes and you reach the intersection of Epidaurus. Before getting there, you will see signs to Poros or Spetses. At the junction turn right and immediately drive under the bridge and make a left.
Then, follow the new road, making sure you don’t miss the sign to Poros. At this point, slightly turn left for Poros and you will reach Galata in 25 minutes, via the coastal road, from where you can hop on a small ferry to Poros.
The road is an extension of the highway, good enough for the entire journey, with an average speed, it takes about 2 hours to get there.
The small ferries from Galata departures run every 30 minutes and the fare is about 4 €, including the driver.
There is a big public parking, which is free, where you can leave your car in case you want to go across Poros by boat in 5 minutes. The fare costs about 1 € per person.