Ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Donousa

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Ferries between Athens (Piraeus) and Donousa run all year round with weekly ferry crossings. Find updated info, compare ferry timetables and prices, and book ferry tickets on Ferryhopper with no hidden fees.

Ferry schedules from Athens (port of Piraeus) to Donousa

Athens (port of Piraeus) Donousa Trip frequency: 4 days per week First trip: 06:45 Last trip: 08:00 Average duration: 6h 52m Price range: 51.50 € - 123.50 €
Donousa Athens (port of Piraeus) Trip frequency: 4 days per week First trip: 20:50 Last trip: 23:00 Average duration: 7h 50m Price range: 42.00 € - 86.00 €
Ferry companies BLUE STAR FERRIES

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

You can catch a ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Donousa year-round. There are usually 3 weekly crossings during the summer and 2 weekly crossings during the winter. The ferry company that usually operates this route is Blue Star Ferries.

Please note that ferry timetables are subject to change depending on the season. You can check real-time schedules and ferry ticket prices for the Piraeus - Donousa crossing on Ferryhopper.

What’s the ferry schedule from Athens (Piraeus) to Donousa?

The earliest ferry usually departs from Piraeus at 06:45 and arrives in Donousa at 13:30, while the latest scheduled trip to Donousa from Piraeus is around 17:30, arriving at 01:00.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

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

The cost of a single ferry ticket usually starts at €42. The final ticket price depends on discounts, offers, seat or cabin type, and vehicle selection.


On Ferryhopper, you can find all available offers for the ferry trip to Donousa from Athens (Piraeus). Take a look at our ferry routes, find the lowest prices and best offers, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper with no hidden fees.


Take advantage of the available discounts and travel by ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Donousa with lower-cost ferry tickets. The ferry company offers discounts up to 50% to the following passenger categories:

  • Children from 5 to 10 years old
  • Permanent residents of islands (holders of Unique Islander Number)
  • Students of Greek Public Universities
  • ISIC card holders
  • People with disabilities and their accompanying persons

Ferry Route Info

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

The Piraeus to Donousa ferry duration ranges from 6 hr 45 min to 7 hr 30 min. This depends mainly on the season and the weather conditions.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Donousa?

For the time being, there are only conventional ferries serving the Athens - Donousa route.

What’s the distance between Athens (Piraeus) and Donousa?

The distance between the port of Piraeus and Donousa is close to 120 nautical miles (220 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

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

Here are some useful travel tips for your trip from Athens (Piraeus) to Donousa:

  • As the port of Athens (Piraeus) gets quite busy in summer, it is highly recommended that you arrive at least 1 hr before boarding to avoid delays.
  • From Donousa, you can organize an island-hopping trip in the Small Cyclades. Check our Map of Ferries, see all the connections from Donousa and plan your trip easily and quickly!
  • Find more information about holidays in Donousa on our dedicated page.

Where to take the ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Donousa?

You can take the ferry to Donousa from the port of Piraeus in Athens. The port of Piraeus is located approximately 15 km south of the city center of Athens and 45 km from Athens International Airport Eleftherios Venizelos.You can get to Piraeus by car, taxi as well as public transport (bus, metro, suburban railway).

Ferries from Piraeus to Donousa usually depart from gates Ε6 (passengers only) and Ε7 (passengers & vehicles). Departure gates may change, however, so we recommend checking your ticket and the electronic display boards located at the port for more information.

Can I travel on the ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Donousa with a car?

Yes, ferries from Athens (Piraeus) to Donousa have a garage.

Ferry luggage

Ferry companies, like Blue Star Ferries, are 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 Athens (Piraeus) to Donousa.

Good to know: bear in mind that there is no check-in procedure for luggage items. 

Tip: we recommend that you don’t carry more than 50 kg of luggage to avoid delays due to restricted space in the luggage area.


Ferries that serve the Piraeus - Donousa route have cabins as well as numbered seats. We recommend booking a cabin for a more comfortable trip to Donousa.

Pet travel

You can travel with your pet on the ferry to Donousa from Athens (Piraeus). Make sure to carry along the necessary certificates, tickets and any pet supplies you may need for your trip.

Book ferry tickets from Athens (Piraeus) to Donousa

You can easily book Donousa ferry tickets on Ferryhopper. Find all available ferry crossings on our Map of ferries, compare schedules and prices, and book your ferry to Donousa from Athens (Piraeus) with ease.