By Plane -- The Samos airport is 3km (2 miles) from Pithagorio; from the airport, you can take a taxi into town for 20€.

By Boat -- Ferries from the Cyclades typically don't stop at Pithagorio, so you'll need to take a taxi or bus from Vathi. Near-daily hydrofoil service links Pithagorio and Patmos (60-90 min.), Lipsi (1 1/2-3 hr.), Leros (1 1/2-3 hr.), Kalymnos (3-6 hr.), and Kos (3-4 hr.); there are also excursion boats to Patmos four times weekly. Check the most current ferry schedules at the Pithagorio Municipal Tourist Office (tel. 22730/61-389 or 22730/61-022; www.gtp.gr), or at Pithagorio Port Authority (tel. 22730/61-225).

By Bus -- Buses depart frequently for the 20-minute trip between Vathi and Pithagorio. Contact the Vathi bus terminal (tel. 22730/27- 262) for current schedules.

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