Mykonos travel guide

Mykonos Tourism | Mykonos Guide

You're Going to Love Mykonos

With a population of 3,783, Mykonos is a must-see destination in South Aegean, Greece. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. We recommend you stay at least 3 days in order to fully appreciate everything Mykonos has to offer.

Where to Eat in Mykonos

If you’re looking for affordable options, Catari Ristorante Italiano (Old Port, Mykonos) and Anios Restaurant Mykonos (Platis Gialos 313) are great picks.

When to visit Mykonos

Mykonos in February
Estimated hotel price
$96
1 night at 3-star hotel
Mykonos in February
Estimated hotel price
$96
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Mykonos in July, when the average temperature is 78.8 °F, and the highest can go up to 86 °F. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 42.8 °F, with an average temperature of 48.2 °F. You’re likely to see more rain in November, when precipitation is around 6.7″. In contrast, June is usually the driest month of the year in Mykonos, with an average rainfall of 0.6″.

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How to Get to Mykonos

Plane

When flying to Mykonos, you’ll arrive at Mikonos Airport (JMK), which is located 1 mile from the city center. The shortest flight to Mykonos from the United States departs from New York and takes around 15h 55m.

Car

Another option to get to Mykonos is to pick up a car rental from Athens, which is about 95 miles from Mykonos. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and Centauro, among others, in Athens.

Plane

When flying to Mykonos, you’ll arrive at Mikonos Airport (JMK), which is located 1 mile from the city center. The shortest flight to Mykonos from the United States departs from New York and takes around 15h 55m.

Car

Another option to get to Mykonos is to pick up a car rental from Athens, which is about 95 miles from Mykonos. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and Centauro, among others, in Athens.

Airports near Mykonos

Airlines serving Mykonos

Lufthansa
Good (4,561 reviews)
SWISS
Good (908 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,356 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,591 reviews)
Air France
Good (968 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,540 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (479 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,106 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,482 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (825 reviews)
Cathay Pacific
Good (472 reviews)
Malaysia Airlines
Good (177 reviews)
easyJet
Good (1,428 reviews)
Eurowings
Good (198 reviews)
Gulf Air
Good (128 reviews)
Transavia France
Good (234 reviews)
Ryanair
Good (3,447 reviews)
American Airlines
Good (5,743 reviews)
Vueling
Good (811 reviews)
Kuwait Airways
Good (265 reviews)
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Where to stay in Mykonos

From 5-star hotels such as the Archipelagos Hotel to great affordable options like the New Aeolos Hotel, Mykonos offers a range of accommodations for every taste. Average rates range from around $123 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $364 and up for a 5-star experience. If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Hotel Pelican and Hotel Milena.

Where to stay in popular areas of Mykonos

Most booked hotels in Mykonos

Palladium Hotel
5 stars
Excellent (9.6, 1430 reviews)
$222+
Tropicana Hotel , Suites & Villas Mykonos
4 stars
Excellent (9.5, 878 reviews)
$160+
The Townhouse Mykonos
5 stars
Excellent (9.5, 373 reviews)
$247+
Harmony Boutique Hotel
4 stars
Excellent (9.1, 547 reviews)
$134+
Poseidon Hotel Suites
4 stars
Excellent (9, 2275 reviews)
$176+
Semeli Hotel
5 stars
Excellent (9, 474 reviews)
$195+

Renting a car in Mykonos

Renting a car in Mykonos costs $42 per day, on average, or $125 if you want to rent if for 3 days.

It’s generally cheaper to rent your vehicle outside the airport: locations in the city are around 8% cheaper than airport locations in Mykonos.

Expect to pay $7.91 per gallon in Mykonos (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $94.94 and $126.58. The most frequently booked car type in Mykonos is Mini (Class Mini Car or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy rental cars (Nissan Micra or similar) are, on average, 68% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.

Renting a car in Mykonos costs $42 per day, on average, or $125 if you want to rent if for 3 days.

It’s generally cheaper to rent your vehicle outside the airport: locations in the city are around 8% cheaper than airport locations in Mykonos.

Expect to pay $7.91 per gallon in Mykonos (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $94.94 and $126.58. The most frequently booked car type in Mykonos is Mini (Class Mini Car or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy rental cars (Nissan Micra or similar) are, on average, 68% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.