Information about the Athens (Piraeus) to Hydra ferry route

Ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Hydra

Tickets & Schedules

Traveling from Athens to Hydra by ferry

Piraeus is connected to Hydra with frequent ferry itineraries during the whole year. The distance between the port of Athens and Hydra is approximately 37 nautical miles and the journey has an average duration of 1 hour and 30 minutes, which mainly depends on the ferry operator and the weather. An average ticket price of ferry from Piraeus to Hydra is € 30.

Ferry schedules from Athens to Hydra*

How long is the ferry ride from Athens to Hydra? 

The journey between Piraeus (Athens) and Hydra may last between 1h 20 minutes to 2 hours, depending on the ferry operator. Especially during high season there are ferry boats going back and forth on a regular, daily basis. 

Athens to Hydra: Cost of the ferry

Ferry tickets from Athens to Hydra have an average price of 30 euros.

Distance from Athens to Hydra

The distance between Piraeus (Athens) and Hydra is about 68 km or 37 nautical miles.

Tips for your trip from Athens to Hydra

1. Most of the ferry boats serving the itinerary are high-speed dolphins, which do not support the transfer of a vehicle. This is not something to worry about, as in Hydra cars are not allowed! Thus you will have the opportunity to relax at an unpolluted island free of cars!

2.The port of Piraeus is usually very crowded during the whole summer season, and multiple ferries can arrive/depart at the same time. Make sure to be there on time, and ask the port authorities personnel for information regarding your ferry.

Daily ferries from Athens to Hydra