Larger Flying Cats depart from Piraeus' main harbor and Rafina and service the Cyclades routes of: Naxos, Paros, Ios, Santorini and a route all its own: Heraklion, Crete.
And also service the islands of the Saronic Gulf: Aegina, Hydra, Poros, Spetses, usually departing Piraeus Marina Zea.
TIP: Flying Catamarans are stable; therefore less likely to be kept in port and fast if you are cutting it close.
Ferries now go almost everywhere but used to primarily service the Greece - Italian/ Ionian
Exterior Deck Space is located aft and far more limited than a typical Greek Ferry with interior seating restricted to lounge areas whose comfort varies with ticket cost.
Video games and TVs are common as well as canteens and small concession stores permissible to your ticket zone. Smoking in designated areas only likely.
High Speed Ferries and Flying Cats now serve the Cyclades Islands such as Mykonos, Paros, Naxos, Santorini and more and can cut your trip time way down!
They are expensive and have assigned seating which is rather ridiculous as well as smoking and no smoking areas. Cost Piraeus - Mykonos 22.70 Eu, Mykonos - Thira (Santorini) 25.10 Eu
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