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Ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Astypalea

Tickets & Schedules

Traveling from Athens (port of Piraeus) to Astypalea by ferry

The ferry route Athens (Piraeus) - Astypalea normally lasts from 8 hours to 11 hours and the cost starts from 20€. Check our summary with the latest data for ferries.

Ferry schedules from Athens (port of Piraeus) to Astypalea*

Is there a ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Astypalea?

Usually, there are almost 5 ferry crossings per week from Piraeus to Astypalea all year round. This can change depending on the season and the weather, but you can compare information and check real-time data on our fare search engine. The route is served by conventional ferries and the ferry company that mainly runs this connection is Blue Star Ferries.

How long is the ferry ride from Athens (Piraeus) to Astypalea?

The duration of the ferry ride is approximately 8 to 11 hours depending on the vessel and its itinerary. 

How much is the ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Astypalea?

The cost of a single ferry ticket Piraeus - Astypalea starts from 20€. However, the total cost can be higher or lower depending on reductions, offers, and seat or cabin type.

What's the ferry schedule from Athens (Piraeus) to Astypalea?

There are weekly ferry crossings from Piraeus to Astypalea all year round, at least 5 weekly sailings. The earliest ferry usually departs at 06:45 and arrives in Astypalea around 16:30. The last scheduled trip is at 13:00, reaching the island at 20:50.

What's the distance between Athens (Piraeus) and Astypalea?

The distance between the port of Piraeus in Athens and the port of Astypalea is 147 nautical miles (around 272 km). 

Am I allowed to travel from Athens (Piraeus) to Astypalea?

Yes, you can currently travel freely within Greek destinations. For the latest information on COVID-19 and ferry traveling in Greece please visit our relevant FAQ section.

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Traditional windmills near Chora of Astypalea.

Where can I book ferry tickets from Athens (Piraeus) to Astypalea?

Check the Ferryhopper platform and book online ferry tickets from Piraeus to Astypalea. Compare prices and itineraries and plan your trip in just 4 clicks!

Useful tips for your ferry trip from Athens (Piraeus) to Astypalea

  • Most ferries operating the Piraeus - Astypalea route have garages for transporting vehicles. If you decide to take a car with you, we suggest you be at the port at least 1 hour earlier.
  • If you go to the port of Piraeus by means of transport, don’t forget that you will need some time to reach the departure gate. You can contact the port authorities to find out the port number.
  • Astypalea is located at a key point between the Cyclades and the Dodecanese. You can organize island-hopping in Amorgos, Santorini but also Kos or Nisyros. You can find all the ferry connections of Astypalea on the interactive map of Ferryhopper.
  • For more information about the trip or to confirm the departure time, you can contact the Ferryhopper customer service team.

Daily ferries from Athens (port of Piraeus) to Astypalea