Ferry from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos
Tickets, Prices, Times & Schedules
Is there a ferry from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos?
The ferries that serve the route from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos are daily. In summer, you can find up to 9 crossings per day. The ferry companies that usually operate on this connection are Seajets, Golden Star Ferries, Fast Ferries, and Blue Star Ferries.
Please note that ferry timetables are subject to change depending on the season. You can check real-time schedules and ferry ticket prices for the Athens (Rafina) - Tinos crossing on Ferryhopper.
Am I allowed to travel from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos?
Yes, traveling from Rafina to Tinos is possible. Check the latest updates on Covid-19 and ferry traveling in Greece and get ready for your trip!
What's the ferry schedule from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos?
The Rafina-Tinos ferry connection is frequent throughout the whole year with up to 9 daily sailings in the summer months.
The earliest ferry departs from Rafina around 07.00, while the latest scheduled trip to Tinos from Rafina is at 22:45.
Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts
How much is the ferry from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos?
The Rafina - Tinos ferry tickets range from around €35 to €57. The final ticket price depends on vehicle selection, discounts, offers, and seat type.
On Ferryhopper, you can find all available offers for the ferry trip to Tinos from Athens (Rafina). Take a look at our ferry routes, find the lowest prices and best offers, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper at no extra cost.
For more info, have a look at our relevant blog post about cheap Greek ferry deals.
Traveling from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos is easy, comfortable and you can take advantage of lower-cost ferry tickets thanks to the available discounts. The ferry companies offer discounts up to 50% to the following passenger categories:
- Children from 5 to 10 years old
- Permanent residents of islands (holders of Unique Islander Number)
- Students of Greek Public Universities
- People with disabilities and their accompanying persons
Note: infants and children up to 4 years travel for free. However, keep in mind that available discounts may vary depending on the company you’re traveling with.
Ferry route info
How long is the ferry ride from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos?
The Rafina - Tinos ferry duration is between 2 hr and 4 hr. This depends on the type of vessel and the weather conditions.
Is there a high-speed ferry from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos?
Yes, you can travel with a high-speed ferry from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos. The fastest ferry to Tinos makes the trip in 1 hr 50 min.
What's the distance between Athens (Rafina) and Tinos?
The distance between the port of Rafina in Athens and Tinos is 62 nautical miles (around 114km).
Ferry Trip Tips
Useful tips for your ferry trip from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos
Here are some travel tips for your trip from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos:
- The port of Rafina can get quite busy in the summer, so we recommend that you arrive at least 1 hr before departure.
- The Rafina - Tinos ferry route is the fastest way to travel from Athens to Tinos by ferry. There are also ferry crossings from the port of Piraeus and Lavrio.
- On Ferryhopper, you can discover island-hopping options from Tinos to nearby islands, such as Mykonos, Syros or Andros.
- Check out our destination pages for useful information about vacation in Tinos.
- Weather conditions might affect the time of departure. You can see any changes through our Ferryhopper App.
Where to take the ferry from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos
You can catch the ferry to Tinos from the port of Rafina in Athens. The port of Rafina is located approximately 33km east of the city center of Athens and 26km from Athens International Airport Eleftherios Venizelos.
You can get to the port of Rafina by car, taxi, as well as the intercity bus from downtown Athens and the airport.
There is 1 terminal at the port of Rafina. The terminal is divided into 13 docks for standard ferries and 2 docks for high-speed vessels. You can easily access your departure gate on foot.
Can I travel on the ferry from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos with a car?
Yes, you can transfer your vehicle on the ferry from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos.
Ferry companies 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 Tinos.
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.
High-speed ferries do not have cabins. There are cabins on standard ferries, but since the ferry ride from Rafina to Tinos is quite short, we recommend booking a numbered seat for a more comfortable journey.
You can travel with your pet on the ferry from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos, depending on the company and type of vessel. Make sure to carry along the necessary certificates, tickets and any pet supplies you may need for your trip.
Where can I book ferry tickets from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos?
You can easily book Tinos ferry tickets on Ferryhopper. Find all available ferry crossings, compare companies, itineraries and prices, and book your ferry to Tinos from Rafina with just a few clicks.