Ferry from Corfu to Paxi
Tickets, Prices & Schedules
Is there a ferry from Corfu to Paxi?
Yes, you can catch a ferry from Corfu to Paxi throughout the year. Usually, there are at least 2-3 daily crossings in summer, operated by local companies such as Kamelia Lines, Joy Cruises and Kerkyra Lines.
Good to know: ferries traveling from Corfu to Paxi are normally small passenger vessels (boats, water taxis and hydrofoils).
Am I allowed to travel from Corfu to Paxi?
Yes, traveling from Corfu to Paxi is possible. As you start planning your holidays, we suggest you take a look at the latest updates on Covid-19 and ferry travel in Greece, including all the documents required for your ferry trip.
What's the ferry schedule from Corfu to Paxi?
There are weekly ferry crossings from Corfu to Paxi all year round. From May to September, there are around 2-3 daily connections.
The earliest ferry usually departs from Corfu at 07:30 in the morning and arrives in Paxi at 08:45. The latest ferry to Paxi from Corfu leaves at 18:15, arriving at around 19:10.
Tip: ferry schedules for the Corfu - Paxi crossing may vary depending on seasonality. Make sure to check again as you plan your trip.
Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts
How much is the ferry from Corfu to Paxi?
The ferry tickets for the Corfu - Paxi route cost about €20. The final ticket price varies depending on discounts, available offers, seasonality, and type of vessel.
As the ferry route to Paxi from Corfu is served by local companies, make sure to consult with them about available offers. You can book your tickets and find offers at the port of Corfu.
The ferry route from Corfu to Paxi offers discounts to the following passenger categories:
- Permanent residents of islands (holders of Unique Islander Number)
- Students of Greek Public Universities
Reminder: 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 Corfu to Paxi?
The duration of the Corfu - Paxi ferry varies between 50 min and 1 hr 30 min, depending on weather conditions, type of vessel and the port you’re departing from.
Tip: bear in mind that ferry timetables can change. Therefore, make sure to check your departure time before the trip. You can also track your ferry in real time on the Ferryhopper App!
Is there a high-speed ferry from Corfu to Paxi?
Yes, you can travel with a high-speed hydrofoil from Corfu to Paxi. The fastest ferry to Paxi arrives in about 50 min.
What’s the distance between Corfu and Paxi?
The distance between Corfu Town and Paxi is approximately 30 nautical miles (around 56 km). If you’re traveling to Paxi from the port of Lefkimmi in Corfu, the distance between them is approximately 14 nautical miles (about 26 km).
Ferry Trip Tips
Useful tips for your ferry trip from Corfu to Paxi
Here are some useful tips for your ferry trip from Corfu to Paxi:
- As the port of Corfu gets quite busy in summer, make sure to arrive well in advance to avoid delays. The same applies to ferry rides on weekends.
- There are 2 ports in Paxi: the new port and the port of Gaios. Normally, ferries from Corfu arrive at the new port of Paxi, which is close to Gaios.
- On Ferryhopper, you can discover additional island-hopping options in the Ionian Sea. Check out our Map of ferries to find out how to travel from Corfu to Kefalonia and Zante, as well as from Kefalonia to Ithaca and Lefkada.
Where to take the ferry from Corfu to Paxi
Ferries to Paxi depart from the ports of Corfu Town and Lefkimmi. You can reach the port of Corfu Town from the Old Town by car or on foot. The port of Lefkimmi is close to the village of Melikia and is smaller than the main port of Corfu. You can easily get there by bus.
Can I travel on the ferry from Corfu to Paxi with a car?
You cannot bring your vehicle on the ferry from Corfu to Paxi, as there are only small passenger vessels operating on this route. Instead, you can make use of the parking lots close to your point of departure.
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 from Corfu to Paxi.
Tip: each ferry company has its own policies for luggage. We recommend that you don’t carry more than 50 kg of luggage, as there might be limited storage capacity on the vessels.
Given the short duration of the Corfu - Paxi ferry trip, there are no cabins available on the ferries. There are numbered seats available for a comfortable trip.
You can travel with your pet to Paxi, depending on the company and type of vessel you’ve chosen. Make sure to carry along the necessary certificates, tickets and any pet supplies you may need for your trip.
Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Corfu to Paxi
As of now, you can get cheap ferry tickets to Paxi at the port of Corfu. On Ferryhopper, you can find detailed info and the best tips to plan your ferry trip from Corfu to Paxi easily and quickly!