Traveling from Athens (port of Lavrio) to Kythnos by ferry
The ferry route Lavrio - Kythnos normally takes around 2h and costs start at 15€. Check our summary with the latest data for ferries.
Ferry schedules from Athens (port of Lavrio) to Kythnos*
Is there a ferry from Athens (Lavrio) to Kythnos?
The port of Lavrio serves frequent itineraries to the port of Kythnos about 4 to 5 times a week in winter, and daily in summer. This can change depending on the season and weather, but you can compare information and check real-time data on our fare search engine. The ferry companies that usually operate the Lavrio - Kythnos routes are Karysta Travel, Triton Ferries, Blue Star Ferries and Goutos Lines.
How long is the ferry ride from Athens (Lavrio) to Kythnos?
The ferry trip from Lavrio to Kythnos is short and convenient for a weekend or a short getaway from Athens. The journey lasts from 1 hour and 45 minutes to 2.5 hours depending on the ferry company and vessel.
How much is the ferry from Athens (Lavrio) to Kythnos?
The cost for the standard ferry ticket on the ferry route Lavrio - Kythnos starts at 14.5€. However, the total cost can be higher or lower depending on reductions, offers, cabin type or vehicle transportation.
What’s the ferry schedule from Athens (Lavrio) to Kythnos?
There are at least 3 daily ferry crossings from Lavrio to Kythnos, especially in the summer. The earliest ferry usually departs at 08:00 and arrives in Kythnos around 10:35. The last scheduled trip is at 18:00, reaching Kythnos at 19:50.
What’s the distance between Athens (Lavrio) and Kythnos?
The distance from the port of Lavrio to the port of Kythnos is estimated at 25 nautical miles or 46 km.
Am I allowed to travel from Athens (Lavrio) to Kythnos?
Yes, travel within Greece is currently allowed. For the latest information on COVID-19 and ferry traveling in Greece, visit our relevant FAQ section.
Crystal clear waters in Kythnos.
How can I book ferry tickets from Athens (Lavrio) to Kythnos?
With the search engine of Ferryhopper, you will find all ferry services from the port of Lavrio for Kythnos and the Cyclades. Book online ferry tickets in just 4 clicks, at no extra cost!
Useful tips for your ferry trip from Athens (Lavrio) to Kythnos?
- The port of Lavrio is located about 60 km from the center of Athens and about 35 km from the airport El. Venizelos. The Attica KTEL operates daily bus services from Pedion Areos to the port of Lavrio which takes about 2 hours, depending on traffic. More information about the port of Lavrio can be found on our relevant page.
- If you go to the port of Lavrio by car or motorbike, we suggest you arrive at the port at least 1 hour before the departure of your ferry, to avoid heavy traffic.
- The trip Lavrio - Kythnos is ideal to visit other nearby destinations in the Aegean. From Kythnos you can take a direct ferry to Syros, Kea, Paros or Naxos, as well as to Folegandros or Ios. On the updated map of ferries, you will find ideas and suggestions to organize island hopping around the Greek islands!
- You can confirm your departure time with the Ferryhopper team, as unannounced route changes or delays are possible. If there is wind or unstable weather conditions, it is good to contact the port authorities of Lavrio or Kythnos to confirm the time of arrival and departure.