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Ferry Boats & Ferry Schedules at a Glance Page 1

This brief overview will give you a good idea of Greek Island ferry schedules and the several types of Greek Ferry Boat available to you.
Faster boats cost more & give you less time to make friends!
You have to make the choice suitable to your time and budget constraints!

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Its pretty simple and the Meltemi winds and occasional mechanical breakdown your only real worry. But book in advance for late July and August especially with a vehicle or looking to book an overnight cabin for a longer journey such as to Rhodes or Crete.

Ferry Schedules May Change Without Notice!

The weather and technical problems can cause boats to be delayed or cancelled and so called "definitive or official" ferry schedules that you see on-line are only posted two weeks in advance and subject to over booking in high season!

I live here in Greece and know what I am talking about!

Ferry Schedules all year long running every day Maybe

    Routes 1, 2, 6 and 8 depart Piraeus pm hours for overnight trips. Routes 3, 4 and 5 depart Piraeus early morning and return to Piraeus the same day via the same ports.

    Aegean Islands

  • Piraeus to Heraklion, Crete (1)
  • Piraeus to Hania, Crete (2)
  • Piraeus to Syros-Tinos-Mykonos (3)
  • Piraeus to Paros-Naxos-los-Santorini (4)
  • Piraeus to Kythnos-Serifos-Sifnos-Milos (5)
  • Piraeus to Patmos-Leros-Kalymnos-Kos-Rodos (6)
  • Piraeus to Ikaria-Samos (7)
  • Piraeus to Hios-Lesbos (Mitilini) (8)
  • Sporades islands

  • Agh. Konstantinos/Volos to Skiathos-Skopelos-Alonissos
  • Kymi on Euboea (Evvia) for Skyros (take bus from kalimarmaro)
  • Ionian Islands

  • Patras to Cephalonia-lthaka
  • Igoumenitsa to Kerkira (Corfu) 2. Piraeus to Hania, Crete

More Greek Island Ferry Schedules Glance: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9

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Ferry Extras

Ferry Costs, Ferry Schedule Chart, Note about FS, Ferry Operators, Piraeus Port, Going to Turkey, Greek Islands Map, Beaufort Wind Scale, C. Cyclades Routes, E. Cyclades Routes, N. Cyclades Routes, W. Cyclades Routes, Ferry Gallery 1, Ferry Gallery 2, Ferry Gallery 3, Ferry Gallery 4, Ferry Gallery 5.