Ferry from Athens (Lavrio) to Kea (Tzia)

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Ferries from Athens (Lavrio) to Kea (Tzia) are available all year round, with up to 7 crossings a day. Find updated info, compare ferry schedules, companies and prices, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper with no hidden costs.

Ferry schedules from Athens (port of Lavrio) to Kea

Athens (port of Lavrio) Kea Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 08:30 Last trip: 21:00 Average duration: 1h 3m Price range: 13.20 € - 13.30 €
Kea Athens (port of Lavrio) Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 06:00 Last trip: 21:15 Average duration: 1h 3m Price range: 13.20 € - 13.30 €

Is there a ferry from Athens (Lavrio) to Kea (Tzia)?

Usually, there is at least 1 daily crossing from the port of Lavrio to the port of Kea. In the summer, due to increased demand, there are at least 4 daily crossings.

The ferry companies that usually serve the Lavrio - Tzia route are Karystia Travel, Triton Ferries, Goutos Lines, Hellenic Seaways, and Saos Ferries.

What’s the ferry schedule from Athens (Lavrio) to Kea (Tzia)?

There are many daily ferry crossings from Lavrio to Kea, especially in the summer. The earliest ferry usually departs at 08:30 and arrives in Kea around 09:30-09:40. The last scheduled trip is at 21:00, reaching Kea at 22:00.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Athens (Lavrio) to Kea (Tzia)?

The price of a single ferry ticket from Lavrio to Kea usually starts at €13. The final ticket price depends on available discounts and offers, seat type, and vehicle selection.


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Take advantage of the available discounts and travel by ferry from Athens to Kea with lower-cost ferry tickets. Some indicative passenger categories that are entitled to discounts of up to 50% are:

  • Students (Greek Public Universities)
  • People with disabilities and their accompanying persons
  • Children
  • Infants
  • Large group of travelers

Note: infants and toddlers up to 4 years travel for free.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Athens (Lavrio) to Kea (Tzia)?

The Lavrio - Kea ferry duration is around 1 hr 10 min, depending on the type of vessel and the weather conditions.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Athens (Lavrio) to Kea (Tzia)?

Yes, you can travel by high-speed ferry from Athens (Lavrio) to Kea (Tzia). The fastest ferry to Kea makes the crossing in 60 min.

What’s the distance between Athens (Lavrio) and Kea (Tzia)?

The distance from the port of Lavrio to the port of Tzia is estimated at 13 nautical miles (23 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Kea (Tzia) from Athens (Lavrio)

Here are some travel tips for your trip from Athens (Lavrio) to Kea (Tzia):

  • As the port of Lavrio gets quite busy in summer, it is highly recommended that you arrive at least 1 hr before boarding to avoid delays.
  • Kea is connected by ferry to more islands in the Aegean, such as Kythnos, Syros, Andros, and Tinos. Check our Map of ferries to browse all available ferry connections in real time.
  • Weather conditions might affect the time of departure. You can see any changes through our Ferryhopper App.

Where to take the ferry from Athens (Lavrio) to Kea (Tzia)

You can catch the ferry to Kea from the port of Lavrio in Athens. 

The port of Lavrio is located about 60 km from the center of Athens and about 35 km from Athens International Airport Eleftherios Venizelos. The Attica KTEL operates daily bus services from Pedion Areos to the port of Lavrio which takes about 2 hr, depending on traffic.

Can I travel on the ferry from Athens (Lavrio) to Kea (Tzia) with a car?

Yes, you can travel with a vehicle in the majority of the ferries from Athens (Lavrio) to Kea (Tzia).

Ferry luggage

Ferry companies, such as Karystia Travel, Hellenic Seaways, Saos Ferries, Triton Ferries, and Goutos 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 to Kea.

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 Kea is quite short, so most ferries have no cabins. For extra comfort during the journey, you can book a numbered seat.

Pet travel

You can travel with your pet on the ferry to Kea from Athens, depending on the company and type of vessel you’ve chosen. Before your trip, make sure to carry along the necessary certificates, tickets and any pet supplies.

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