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 from early April to September. The ferry route is primarily operated by Lefkada Palace, Joy Cruises, and Kerkyra Lines.
Tip: at the ports of Corfu, you can also plan your ferry trip with local companies, such as Kamelia Lines.
What's the ferry schedule from Corfu to Paxi?
There are usually up to 7 daily ferry crossings from Corfu to Paxi during the high season (from April to September).
The earliest ferry usually departs for Paxi at 06:30 and arrives at 09:00. The latest scheduled trip to Paxi departs from the port of Lefkimmi in Corfu at 16:30, arriving at 17:40.
Tip: ferry schedules for the Corfu - Paxi crossing 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 range from about €10 to €35. The final ticket price varies depending on the available discounts and offers.
There are plenty of ticket offers to choose from when traveling from Corfu to Paxi by ferry. Browse all available offers on Ferryhopper and book your ferry tickets with no hidden fees.
The ferry route from Corfu to Paxi offers discounts to the following passenger categories:
- Permanent residents of islands (holders of Unique Islander Number)
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 around 55 min and 2.5 hr, 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 55 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 to Paxi from Corfu
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, like Lefkada Palace, Joy Cruises and Kerkyra Lines, 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, especially if you're traveling with a small boat or water taxi.
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.
Book cheap ferry tickets from Corfu to Paxi
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