Mykonos can be reached by air from Athens with a daily service from Athens airport and more than ten flights a day during peak periods. Flights are also available from Rhodes, Santorini and Herakleion (Crete). Also ferries to Mykonos from Piraeus (94 nautical miles) or Rafina (71 nautical miles) are available. The trip by ferry from Piraeus is around 6 hours. In summer the 'flying dolphin' service from Piraeus or Rafina takes just 2-3 hours.