Wild landscape in Serifos

Ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Serifos

Tickets & Schedules

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

There are almost 2 daily ferry crossings from Piraeus to Serifos and tickets cost from €30. Read our ferry guide with the latest information for the Athens - Serifos ferry route.

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

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

The ferries that serve the route from Piraeus to Serifos are daily. In summer especially you can find at least 2 crossings per day. This can change depending on the season and weather, but you can compare information and check real-time data on our fare search engine. The ferry companies that usually run this route are Seajets, Aegean Speed ​​Lines and Zante Ferries.

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

The Athens - Serifos ferry time is between 2.5 and 5 hours. The duration of the trip varies because it depends mainly on the type of vessel and the ferry company.

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

Yes, there are ferry companies that run the route Piraeus - Serifos with fast ferries, all year long. The duration of the trip with the high-speed ferry to Serifos is approximately 2.5 hours.  

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

Usually, the Athens - Serifos ticket for the conventional ferry costs about €30 and for the speedboat close to €55. However, the total cost can be higher or lower depending on reductions, offers, and seat or cabin type.

What’s the ferry schedule from Athens (Piraeus) to Serifos?

There are around 10-13 weekly ferry crossings from Athens to Serifos. The earliest ferry usually departs from Piraeus at 07.00 and arrives at Serifos around 09.30. The last scheduled ferry trip is at 17.00.

What’s the distance between Athens (Piraeus) and Serifos?

The distance from the port of Piraeus to the port of Serifos is 65 nautical miles (121 km).

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

Yes, travel within Greece is currently allowed. For the latest information on COVID-19 and ferry traveling in Greece, visit our relevant FAQ section.

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

Now on the Ferryhopper platform, you can book ferry tickets online, at no extra cost. Check all available ferry routes from Piraeus to Serifos. Compare ferry ticket prices to choose the cheapest option.

Good to know: ferry tracking is available for the Piraeus - Serifos ferry route when traveling with the following vessels: Champion Jet 1, Champion Jet 2, Dionysios Solomos, Speedrunner 3, Super Jet, and Seajet 2. This means you can locate your ferry live on the Ferryhopper App on the day of traveling!

white monastery in Serifos

White chapel on a hill in Serifos

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

  • The port of Piraeus is usually full of travelers during the whole summer season and many ferries can arrive or depart at the same time. We suggest you be at the port at least 1 hour earlier. 
  • The route Piraeus - Serifos is one of the most popular and options for ferry and accommodation run out quickly, especially during the summer months. We recommend that you plan and book your trip 3 to 4 months in advance, to avoid last-minute overcrowding.
  • For more info on the island and holidays in Serifos, please visit our relevant page. 
  • Serifos belongs to the western Cyclades and is an ideal starting point for island hopping. See all the ferry connections between Serifos and Milos, Kimolos, Sifnos or Folegandros on our Map of Ferries.

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

You can catch the ferry to Serifos 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 Serifos 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 Serifos.

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 Serifos is short, and many high-speed ferries don’t have cabins. For extra comfort during the journey, you can book a seat.

Daily ferries from Athens (port of Piraeus) to Serifos