The port of Katapola in Amorgos

Ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Amorgos

Tickets & Schedules

Traveling from Athens (port of Piraeus) to Amorgos by ferry

The ferry route Athens (Piraeus) - Amorgos normally lasts from 5.5 hours to 9.5 hours and the cost starts from €27. Check our summary with the latest data for ferries from Athens to Amorgos.

Ferry schedules from Athens (port of Piraeus) to Amorgos*

Is there a ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Amorgos?

There are usually 5 to 6 weekly ferries from Piraeus to Amorgos by 2 ferry companies all year long. The route is served by conventional ferries throughout the whole year and during high season there are also high-speed ferries. Schedules are subject to change depending on the season and the weather, but you can compare information and check real-time data on our fare search engine. The ferry companies that usually operate on this connection are Blue Star Ferries and Seajets. 

How long is the ferry ride from Athens (Piraeus) to Amorgos?

The Athens to Amorgos ferry time can be from 5.5 hours to 9.5 hours depending on the type of vessel that you travel with as well as on the intermediate stops of each itinerary.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Amorgos?

Yes, there are ferry companies that run the route Athens - Amorgos with fast ferries during the summer period. The journey with the high-speed ferry to Amorgos is approximately 5.5 hours.  

How much is the ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Amorgos?

The average Piraeus to Amorgos ferry ticket costs around €27 for a conventional ferry and around €70 for high-speed ferries. The price depends on seasonality, discounts, offers, seat type, or ferry company. 

What's the ferry schedule from Athens (Piraeus) to Amorgos?

During the summer months, there are 1 to 2 ferries per day traveling from Piraeus to the port of Katapola in Amorgos, while there are also 3 to 4 weekly ferry crossings to the port of Aegiali. In the winter there are 5 to 6 ferry crossings in total accessing both ports of Amorgos. Usually, the earliest ferry departing from Piraeus is around 06.46, reaching Amorgos at noon. The latest departure is around 23.00 or midnight with an estimated arrival early in the morning.

What is the distance between Athens (Piraeus) to Amorgos?

The distance between the port of Piraeus and Amorgos is approximately 173 nautical miles (i.e. 320 km). 

Am I allowed to travel from Athens (Piraeus) to Amorgos?

Yes, ferry travel within Greece is currently allowed. For more information on COVID-19 and ferry traveling in Greece please visit our relevant FAQ pages. 

Where can I book cheap ferry tickets to Amorgos from Athens (Piraeus)?

On Ferryhopper you can find all available ferry schedules from Athens to the ports of Amorgos. Compare prices and book your ferry tickets online, with no hidden fees!

Chora of Amorgos

Chora of Amorgos with traditional windmills and white houses

Useful tips for your ferry trip from Athens (Piraeus) to Amorgos

  • The port of Piraeus can get crowded during the high season. We recommend arriving there at least 1 hour prior to your scheduled departure.
  • The majority of ferries on this route have a garage for the transfer of vehicles. Make sure you book your vehicle tickets in advance as they sell out quickly. 
  • Amorgos has 2 ports: Katapola in the southwest and Aegiali in the northwest, at a distance of about 40 minutes drive. Before your departure make sure you know your port of arrival
  • If you are looking for more information about holidays in Amorgos you can check our dedicated page. 
  • Amorgos is great for island-hopping in the Cyclades. Check our Map of Ferries and find ferry connections to nearby islands like Naxos, Koufonisia or Donousa.

Where to take the ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Amorgos

You can catch the ferry to Amorgos from the port of Piraeus in Athens. The port of Piraeus is located approximately 15 km south of the city center of Athens and 45 km from Athens International Airport Eleftherios Venizelos. You can get to the port of Piraeus by car, taxi, as well as public transport, including bus, metro and suburban railway.

Ferries from Athens to Amorgos normally depart from Piraeus Port Gates E6, E7, E9 and E10. Departure gates may change, so we recommend checking your ticket and the electronic display boards located at the port for more information.

Ferry Luggage

Ferry companies in Greece are usually quite flexible when it comes to luggage size and weight. You can keep your luggage next to you or store your bags and suitcases in the designated luggage area on the ferry to Amorgos.

Good to know: bear in mind that there is no check-in procedure for luggage items. 

Tip: each ferry company has its own baggage allowance policy. We recommend that you don’t carry more than 50 kg of luggage to avoid delays due to restricted space in the luggage area.


The trip to Amorgos isn’t very long, and many high-speed ferries don’t have cabins. For extra comfort during the journey, you can book a seat. However, some conventional vessels that travel to Amorgos overnight might have the option to book a cabin. Be sure to check with our customer support team.

Daily ferries from Athens (port of Piraeus) to Amorgos