Best Way to Travel to Mykonos Island:
Mykonos Island is one of the most popular destinations in Greece
It is very easy to visit Mykonos Island from Athens and connect to other Greek Island.
You can reach Mykonos or by flights mostly charters or by boat. Which is the best way? That depends always on the price the availability. If you are in Athens and you would like to visit definitely Mykonos Island then you have to choose which port is the best for you and that depends on the area that you are staying. The main port in Athens is Piraeus where 90% of the boats reach all Greek Islands but there is also and Rafina Port which connects many islands and it gives you a faster solution.
Especially if you are arriving in Greece by aeroplane and you would like to reach Mykonos by boat, the best way is by Rafina Port because it has many departures and it is closer to Mykonos Island. But also is closer to the Airport in Athens and you can get there very easy and fast or by taxi if you are in a hurry or there are also buses which connect the Airport of Athens with Rafina Port. From Rafina Port, you will find also fast and normal boats and many departures sometimes also in the middle of the day.
Mostly the ferries for the Cyclades Island departures early in the morning or in the evening. So if you are already in Athens and you are looking to visit Mykonos Island and you are staying in the centre of Athens you should consider using Piraeus Port and the reason is that Rafina is too far from the centre of Athens and it has a lot of traffic during the morning time.
Piraeus Port is more easy to reach because you can use the metro which starts very early in the morning so you will find it very useful to use it rather than a taxi which can stack in the traffic.
After reaching Mykonos Island you might think if you can jump to any other Greek Islands. Well, you would be surprised how many Greek Islands you can reach from Mykonos. Below you will find a list of the Islands which you can reach by ferry mostly there are only fast ferries and you can reach Santorini or Syros, Naxos, Paros, Heraklion, Ios, Andros and more islands.