Ferry from Igoumenitsa to Paxi
Tickets, Prices & Schedules
Is there a ferry from Igoumenitsa to Paxi?
You can catch a ferry from Igoumenitsa to Paxi year-round. The route is usually serviced by 2 ferry companies: Kerkyra Lines and Kerkyra Seaways.
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 Igoumenitsa - Paxi crossing on Ferryhopper.
What’s the ferry schedule from Igoumenitsa to Paxi?
Usually, there are 2 daily ferry crossings on the Igoumenitsa - Paxi route.
The earliest ferry usually departs from Igoumenitsa at 10:30 and arrives in Paxi at 12:00, while the latest scheduled trip to Paxi from Igoumenitsa is around 15:30, arriving at 17:00.
Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts
How much is the ferry from Igoumenitsa to Paxi?
The cost of a single ferry ticket usually starts at €10.30. The final ticket price depends on discounts, offers, seat type, vehicle selection, or the ferry company.
On Ferryhopper, you can find all available offers for the ferry trip to Paxi from Igoumenitsa. Take a look at our ferry routes, find the lowest prices and best offers, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper with no hidden fees.
Take advantage of the available discounts and travel by ferry from Igoumenitsa to Paxi with lower-cost ferry tickets. 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 Igoumenitsa to Paxi?
The Igoumenitsa to Paxi ferry duration is approximately 1 hr 30 min. This depends on the type of vessel and the weather conditions.
Is there a high-speed ferry from Igoumenitsa to Paxi?
Normally, there are no high-speed ferries operating on the route from Igoumenitsa to Paxi. The fastest ferry to Paxi makes the trip in approximately 1 hr 30 min.
What’s the distance between Igoumenitsa and Paxi?
The distance between Igoumenitsa and Paxi is 21 nautical miles (around 38 km).
Ferry Trip Tips
Useful tips for your ferry trip to Paxi from Igoumenitsa
Here are some useful travel tips for your trip from Igoumenitsa to Paxi:
- You can reach the port of Igoumenitsa from Thessaloniki in 3.5 hr by car or bus, as well as from Athens in 5 hr by car or bus.
- Gaios, the main port of Paxi, is on the east side of the island. The port is divided into 2 terminals. Ferries from and to mainland Greece usually use the new terminal, while smaller vessels use the old terminal.
- From Igoumenitsa, you can also easily organize a day trip to Corfu. For more details, check out the Igoumenitsa - Corfu ferry route.
- Check our Map of ferries to discover ferry connections between the Ionian Islands as well as ferry connections with Bari, Brindisi and Ancona in Italy.
Where to take the ferry from Igoumenitsa to Paxi
There are regular ferries departing from the port of Igoumenitsa in Western Greece to Paxi. The port is divided into 2 main areas, the central pier and the northern pier.
Ferries to Paxi depart from the northern pier, which is located near the city center of Igoumenitsa.
You can get to the port city of Igoumenitsa by car, as well as the intercity bus from Thessaloniki, Ioannina, Patras, and Athens.
Can I travel on the ferry from Igoumenitsa to Paxi with a car?
Yes, most ferries traveling from Igoumenitsa to Paxi can carry vehicles.
Ferry companies, like Kerkyra Lines and Kerkyra Seaways, 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 Igoumenitsa to Paxi.
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.
The trip to Paxi is quite short and many ferries don’t have cabins.
You can travel with your pet on the ferry to Paxi from Igoumenitsa, 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 ferry tickets from Igoumenitsa to Paxi
You can easily book Paxi ferry tickets on Ferryhopper. Find all available ferry crossings, compare companies, schedules and prices, and book your ferry to Paxi from Igoumenitsa with ease.