Getting to Lesvos

Lesvos is the third largest Greek island, located in the north-eastern part of the Aegean Sea, off the coast of Asia Minor and the town of Ayvalik.

The following link show a map o Lesvos: Map of Lesvos

Mytilene is the capital of the island and is the island's main port.
Molyvos is from Mytilene approximately one (1) hour drive. To drive in Molyvos follow the signs to Kalloni and then to Molyvos (Mithymna).
To see the root click on the link
Coastal Connections
Piraeus - Chios - Mytilene
Lesvos-Limnos - Thessaloniki
Samos - Chios - Mytilene
Mytilene - Ayvalik (Turkey) (day trip).
Mytilene - Dikeli (Turkey) (day trip).
The trip from Piraeus lasts from 9 to 12 hours and in Turkey about 1 hour.
Ferry Operators


Airline Connections


Lesvos Airport is eight (8) kilometers from the city of Mytilene.
There are scheduled flights throughout the year by the airlines:
During the summer season there are charter flight connections to and from the Netherlands, Belgium, Norway, Denmark, Britain, Germany, Austria, the Czech Republic and Turkey.
For more Information:
Pireaus Port: Tel.: +30 210 45 11 311-17
Port of Mytilene: Tel.: +30 22510-24 115,  +30 22510-28 827
Mytilene International Airport "ODYSSEAS ELYTIS"
Tel.: 22510 38 700, 61 507, 61 212, Fax: +30 22510 61 730
Internanitonal Airport of Athens «Eleftherios Venizelos»
Tel.: +30 210 35 30 000,
How to get everywhere ...
Lesvos bus system operates buses with access to the whole island.
To view timetables click link:
KTEL -Buses - Mytilene Square St (Agia). Irene, Mytilene
Tel.: +30 22510 28873
In addition there are car rental companies from both the Airport and from Molyvos.
Lesbian-Piraeus 188 nautical miles
Lesvos to Thessaloniki: 218 nautical miles
Mytilene-Molyvos: 62 km
Mytilene-Eresos: 86 km
Mytilene-Antissa: 74 km
Mytilene-Kalloni: 40 km
Mytilene-Polichnitos: 45 km
The following link show a map o Lesvos: Map of Lesvos
Chrisi's Pension
15 Arionos Str., 81 108 Molivos (Mithymna), Lesvos Island, Greece
Tel.: +30 22530 72193 (Athens +30 210 59 08 167) Mobile: + 30 693 88 100 12, e-mail: [email protected]