Local Time, National Holidays, Habits, Communications

division time

Useful  Information

  • Greek time is 2 hours front from Greenwich and 3 ώρες head when time changes to summer.
  • International Metric System applies.
  • While you are on Greece is not neccessary to dial country’s code Number.
  • Greece Tel Code is “+30”, Mykonos  is “22890”.
  • Police: dial 100
  • Εmergency: dial 166
  • Fire Emergency: dial 199
  • Τοurist Police: dial 171
  • National Enquiries: dial 11888
  • International Enquiries: dial 161


What time lunch is served in Mykonos

Breakfast is usually from 8 to 10 in the morning. But there are selected companies serving breakfast and 2 pm for those who entertainment ends after sunrise.

The evening usually starts from 7 pm and holds until the early morning hours. It depends of course, the choice of restaurant you make and the styles that can have.

All bar and club remain open on weekdays until 4 am and public holidays until the early morning hours. There are clubs where the fun starts mainly after 3 am.


National Holidays 2017

January 1SundayNew Year’s Day
January 6FridayEpiphany
February 27MondayShrove Monday
March 25SaturdayAnnunciation to the Blessed Virgin Mary
April 14FridayGood Friday
April 16SundayEaster
April 17MondayEaster Monday
May1MondayLabour Day
June 5MondayHoly Spirit
August 15TuesdayAssumption of Mary
October 28SaturdayΕπέτειος του Όχι
December 25MondayChristmas
December 26ΤuesdayDay after Christmas


How To Send a Letter, fax or telegraph

At Lakkas Square you can find the Greek Post Office.From There you can send your letters, faxes or telegraphs.
Also you can purchase stamps from local shops and mail your letters by using the mail boxes around mykonos island.
National Tellecomunication Company’s offices are located on the north entrance of Mykonos, Lito area and is open daily from Monday to friday from 8:00 to 2:00 noon.
Also around the island you can find plenty phone booths to make your phone calls after you purchase a prepaid phone card.
Greece telephone code is “+30”, and local mykonos code  is “22890”.

If you wish to access the internet there are plenty internet cafes to do so. Cost betwen 1-3 euro per hour.
There are also Selected Companies and companies that allow free internet access.

Greek Post Office, (ΕΛ.ΤΑ)  
Address: Lakka
Tel: +30 22890 22238
Fax:+30 22890 23941

Ο.Τ.Ε. Μykonos National Tellecomunications Company  

Address: Mykonos Town
Manager : +30 22890 23199 / 22799 / 22799
Cosmote – Otenet : +30 22890 24099
Emergency : +30 22890 22121