Information about the Athens (Piraeus) to Hydra ferry route

Ferry from Athens to Hydra

Tickets & Schedules

Traveling from Athens to Hydra by ferry

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Ferry operators on the Athens to Hydra crossing*

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

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 and enjoy an unpolluted island free of cars!

Daily ferries from Athens to Hydra