The blue waters of the Aegean Sea

Ferry from Naxos to Paros

Tickets & Schedules

Traveling from Naxos to Paros by ferry

The ferry crossing from Naxos to Paros lasts approximately 30 min to 1 hr and prices start at around €5. Find the latest information about the route Naxos - Paros in our ferry guide.

Ferry schedules from Naxos to Paros*

Is there a ferry from Naxos to Paros?

In the summer, there are usually more than 6 daily ferry crossings from Naxos to Paros. The companies that operate on this ferry route are Blue Star Ferries, Seajets and Golden Star Ferries.

Please note that ferry schedules are subject to change. Find the latest information and check real-time data for ferries from Naxos to Paros on Ferryhopper.

How long is the ferry ride from Naxos to Paros?

The ferry duration from Naxos to Paros ranges from approximately 30 min to 1 hr. Travel time depends on the itineray, company and type of ferry (high-speed or standard).

Is there a high-speed ferry from Naxos to Paros?

Yes, there are high-speed ferries traveling from Naxos to Paros. The fastest ferry takes about 30 min to reach the island.

How much is the ferry from Naxos to Paros?

The Naxos - Paros ferry prices range from around €5-€40 for a standard ticket. The ticket cost can be higher or lower depending on discounts, offers and seat type.

What’s the ferry schedule from Naxos to Paros?

During high-season, there are several daily crossings from Naxos to Paros. In the off-season, ferries usually depart 1-2 times per day.

On most days, the earliest departure from Naxos to Paros is at about 09:30, with the ferry arriving at around 10:15. Sometimes, there is a ferry departing at 07:55, which arrives at 08:45. The latest scheduled trip from Naxos is at 22:30, reaching the port of Paros at 23:15.

Bear in mind that the Naxos - Paros ferry timetable is subject to change.

What’s the distance between Naxos and Paros?

The distance between Naxos and Paros is only 11 nautical miles (about 20km).

Am I allowed to travel from Naxos to Paros?

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Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Naxos to Paros?

You can easily book cheap ferry tickets from Naxos to Paros on Ferryhopper at no extra cost. Compare ferry schedules, companies and prices, and book Naxos to Paros ferry tickets online with just a few clicks.

White windmill in Paros

Traditional windmill next to the sea in Paros

Useful tips for your ferry trip from Naxos to Paros

Here are some travel tips for your trip from Naxos to Paros:

  • The port of Naxos can get busy during the summer, with many ferries arriving or departing at the same time. We, therefore, recommend that you arrive at the port at least 45 min before departure.
  • Most ferries that serve the Naxos - Paros ferry route have a car deck. Why not travel with your vehicle to explore Paros hassle-free?
  • Paros is a very popular holiday destination - especially in the summer - so we recommend booking your tickets and accommodation well in advance.
  • There are regular ferry connections from Paros to other islands of the Cyclades, such as Santorini, Mykonos, Antiparos and Ios. On our Map of ferries, you can see all available ferry routes from Paros, so that you can easily plan your island hopping in the Aegean.
  • If you have any questions about your trip, please do not hesitate to contact our customer support.

Where to take the ferry from Naxos to Paros

You can take the ferry to Paros from the port of Naxos in Chora. The port is located approximately 3.5km from the island's airport. To get to the port of Naxos you can either take the local bus (KTEL) or a taxi. If you are already in Chora, you can also walk there.

Ferry luggage

Ferry companies in Greece are usually quite flexible when it comes to baggage size and weight. You can keep your bags and suitcases next to you or store them in the designated luggage area. 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 50kg of luggage to avoid delays due to restricted space in the luggage area.


High-speed ferries do not have cabins. There are cabins on standard ferries, but since the ferry ride from Naxos to Paros is quite short, we recommend booking a numbered seat for a more comfortable journey.

Daily ferries from Naxos to Paros