Traveling from Paros to Antiparos by ferry
The ferry route from Paros to Antiparos is available year-round with several daily crossings. Ferry tickets for the Paros - Antiparos trip start approximately at €1.5. Read our ferry guide for this route. * The schedule stats in the table below refer to the crossing from Athens to Paros.
Ferry schedules from Paros to Antiparos*
Is there a ferry from Paros to Antiparos?
You can catch a ferry from Paros to Antiparos throughout the year. There are frequent daily crossings from the port of Pounta in Paros to Antiparos all year long and there are also ferries from Parikia to Antiparos during peak season. The route is normally serviced by local ferry companies and smaller boats.
How long is the ferry ride from Paros to Antiparos?
The Paros to Antiparos ferry duration ranges from 7 min to 30 min. The travel time varies, depending on weather conditions, the type of vessel and the port of departure. The ferry trip from Pounta is the fastest way to get to Antiparos.
Is there a high-speed ferry from Paros to Antiparos?
There are no highspeed ferries from Paros to Antiparos, but the two islands are really close to each other. The route is serviced by standard ferries and smaller vessels.
How much is the ferry from Paros to Antiparos?
The Paros - Antiparos ferry price ranges from €1.3 to €5. The ticket cost can be higher or lower depending on discounts, offers, seat and vessel type, as well as vehicle selection.
Good to know: Normally, ferries departing from Parikia do not have car decks.
What’s the ferry schedule from Paros to Antiparos?
There are daily ferry crossings from Paros to Antiparos year-round. Ferry schedules from Paros to Antiparos are more frequent between April and October. The Paros (Pounta) - Antiparos ferry route is available throughout the year, while the crossing from Paros (Parikia) to Antiparos crossing is only available during peak season.
Ferries to Antiparos are available from early morning to late evening. You can catch a ferry from Pounta to Antiparos every 30 minutes during the summer months.
Good to know: ferry schedules are subject to change depending on the season.
What’s the distance between Paros and Antiparos?
The distance between the port of Parikia in Paros and Antiparos is 4.9 nautical miles (approximately 9km), while the distance from Pounta to Antiparos is 0.7 nautical miles (approximately 1.3km).
Am I allowed to travel from Paros to Antiparos?
For the latest information on COVID-19 and ferry travel in Greece, visit our relevant FAQ section.
Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Paros to Antiparos?
Ferry tickets from Paros to Antiparos are only available to purchase on board the ferry and it is not possible to book online in advance. Make sure you carry cash, as it is the only way to get your tickets. If you’re planning your ferry trip from Athens (Piraeus) to Paros, have a look at our page for more information about Paros ferry tickets and schedules.
The dreamy Kako Rema beach in Antiparos
Useful tips for your ferry trip from Paros to Antiparos
Here are some useful tips for your ferry trip from Paros to Antiparos:
- The port of Parikia in Paros can get quite busy in the summer, so make sure to get there at least 60 min in advance. The small port of Pounta does not get that crowded, as it mostly serves routes to Antiparos.
- The port of Antiparos is located in the island capital, close to several visitor amenities, such as restaurants, shops and a parking area.
- You can only get to Antiparos from Paros, as there’s no airport on the island. If you’re traveling to Paros from Athens, you can catch a ferry from Piraeus, Lavrio and Rafina.
- Find more information about Covid-19 ferry safety measures and learn how to stay safe during your trip to Antiparos.
- For more information about the trip to Paros and Antiparos, do not hesitate to contact the Ferryhopper Customer Support Team!
Where to take the ferry from Paros to Antiparos
You can catch the ferry to Antiparos from 2 ports in Paros. The port of Parikia gets quite busy in the summer and has 1 terminal for all ferries to Antiparos, Athens and more islands. It is located in the island capital, close to many restaurants, cafés and more traveler services. You can get to the port of Parikia on foot if you’re staying in the capital, or by taxi and bus from Naoussa, the airport and more major villages. The distance between Naoussa and the port of Parikia is 10km.
The port of Pounta is on the southwestern part of the island, 7.5km from Parikia and 17.9km from Naoussa. You can get to the port of Pounta by car, bus or taxi. There are hotels, tavernes and a parking lot at the port area.
Ferry companies 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 Paros to Antiparos. Smaller vessels may not have a luggage storage area, so make sure there’s enough space for your things on board.
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 50kg of luggage to avoid delays due to restricted space in the luggage area.
Since the trip is very short, there are no cabins or numbered seats on the ferries from Paros to Antiparos.