I cant seem to find much nformation about how to get to Lesbos except an 8 hour ferry ride from Athens. We prefer not to go via Athens if we can help it, and my.
The cheapest way to get from Bodrum to Lesbos costs only 32€, and the quickest way takes just 6½ hours. Find the travel option that best suits you.
There is currently just the 1 ferry route running between Athens and Lesbos we' d advise that you get a live quote for current availability on this Athens Lesbos.