How to reach Paros Island
: Paros Island has a frequent flight connection with Athens and Thessaloniki. Aegean Airlines and Sky express offer numerous flights daily during the summer season (late March to late October). Flight duration: 25-30 min. Direct flights from most European cities offered by Transavia Air, www.transavia.com
, as well as via Sky Express Air, www.skyexpress.gr
or via Aegean Airlines & Olympic Air, www.aegeanair.com
: Daily ship routes from Piraeus port to Paros connect the island all year-round. The usual boat trip is around 4 hours but from May to September the High Speed Ferries made it with less than 3 hours. Speed ferries departing also from Rafina port. Fares are depending whenever a ferry is a high speed or regular with seating options to select upon booking such as economy, air seats or business class. Please note that is preferable to reach Athens airport earlier than 15.00 hrs to be able to catch the usually last ferry from Piraeus or Rafina port to Paros, around 17:30 hrs daily. Ferry timetables on www.ferryhopper.com
How to reach the port of Piraeus from Athens airport
: The new metro line will take you directly from Athens airport to Piraeus port, calculate around 1 hour long. For timetables and fares www.stasy.gr
: Express bus line will drive you from Athens airport to Piraeus port and trip is around 1.5 hrs. (It's the bus "X96" departing every 20 min from airport to Piraeus port. For timetables and fares www.oasa.gr
By Taxi: A trip from airport to Piraeus port, depending on traffic, it will be around 60 to 80 minutes.
Tips: If you need your transfer to be arranged from airport to port or to spend a night in a hotel next of the port of Piraeus or Rafina, just ask us.
From Paros port or airport to the Empire Luxury Villas!
Using our Shuttle services: Arrange with us your private transfer using our luxury and exclusive van transfer. Prior or after your villa reservation, please do not hesitate contacting us for details on the phone no +30 698 1210 167.
By renting a car: Rental fares depending on car model and season. All roads in Paros are all in good condition. Do not hesitate to contact us for special offers on phone no +30 698 1210 167.
By taxi: Arriving either in port or airport during summer is always busy hours. Therefore if you request a taxi, prior or after your villa reservation do not hesitate contacting us for details on the phone no +30 698 1210 167. Your taxi driver will be waiting for you at “arrivals” with your name signed. In case of any difficulty, please contact us directly on phone no +30 698 1210 167! Otherwise, upon arrival just grab the first Taxi available you see outside the airport or port.
: There are very good, cheap & frequent bus connections all around the island. Buses are waiting on the right of the port. Even during the low season there are busses, almost every hour connecting Parikia to Naoussa, until about midnight. Paros Bus Station: Tel. +30 698 1210 167. Usually there is bus from Parikia to Naoussa and to Santa Maria 5 times daily. For updated information on the bus schedule and prices, please check the Paros public bus website: www.ktelparou.gr
, otherwise give us a call to +30 698 1210 167 and we will pick you up from there.
Driving directions from Paros Port to Empire Villas:
From Paros port go north (uphill) in the direction of Naoussa. After 500m there is a V junction. Take left side on the V junction.
Attention……!!!!, taking the right one drives you to Lefkes village……!!!
Upon turning left at the junction, continue driving straight ahead until you enter to Naoussa, there on your right-hand side, there is a super-market and on your left a Shell gas station, then just turn on right and continue driving straight until you get to a T junction. There, just turn right in the direction of Ambelas, and then turn left towards Santa Maria and Filizi.
After 3 kilometers, you will see another T Junction, turn right following the seaside road and after the Paros power plan factory you will reach a small beach at your left side and you see our sign Empire Villas, you turn right and continue for 800m until you reach the Empire villas.
• Airport: 20’ minutes drive
• Port: 20’ minutes drive
• Shopping centre (down town Naoussa): 10’ minutes drive
• Hospital: 20’ minutes drive
• Transportation: Hotel Transfers upon request either car rental, local bus or Taxi