ROUTES WITH FLYING CAT & FLYING DOLPHINS
From the port of Piraeus there are daily depertures of Flying dolphins, for Hydra, which accepts only passengers. There are daily departures according the season.
The trip for the flying dolphins last for one hour and 30 minutes and approximately one hour and 45 minutes for the flying cats. The schedules are being held by HellenicSeaWays.
Contact phone in Piraeus: (+30) 210-4117341.
The flying Dolphins agency of Hellenic Seaways is located in the center of the Hydra beach.
Contact phones in Hydra: (+30) 22980-54007, 53812.
HOW TO COME TO METOCHI FROM ATHENS BY YOUR CAR
If you own or rent a car, you can easily get from Athens to Hydra in 2 hours and 45 minutes. Through Attiki Odos, get on the National Road Athens – Corinth and make a left after the canal heading towards Epidauros (Corinth Exit B - 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 30 minutes. You continue on the coastal road and in a half an hour you reach Metochi. Your trip from Athens to Metochi will approximately last 2 hours and 30 minutes.
Metochi is a location opposite from Hydra, where there is a free public parking to leave your car and then come across to Hydra with daily departures of the boats "FREEDOM Ι", "FREEDOM ΙΙ" & FREEDOM III" that lasts approximately 20 minutes.
Also from Metochi area you can reach Hydra island anytime we like also with a SEA TAXI.
HOW TO COME FROM HERMIONI TO HYDRA DAILY
From Hermioni, for those who come by car from Kranidi, Porto Cheli, Kosta or other regions of the Peloponnese or from Athens, they can pass to Hydra island with the boats SPEED BOAT "CHRISTOS" & "ELENA STAR", daily in 30 minutes.