Ferry from Athens (Rafina) to Mykonos
Tickets, Prices & Schedules
Is there a ferry from Athens (Rafina) to Mykonos?
There are usually up to 10 daily ferry crossings from Rafina to Mykonos during the high season. The Rafina - Mykonos connection is operated by 4 ferry companies: Seajets, Fast Ferries, Golden Star Ferries, and Blue Star Ferries.
Please note that ferry timetables are subject to change depending on the season.
Am I allowed to travel to Mykonos from Rafina?
Yes, you can travel to Mykonos from Rafina by ferry at the moment. See the latest Covid-19 ferry travel measures for Greece to plan a smooth trip.
What’s the ferry schedule from Athens (Rafina) to Mykonos
The ferry connection between Rafina and Mykonos is daily all year long. During the high season, there are usually up to 10 direct crossings per day, while in the winter there are 2 or 3 ferries per day.
The earliest ferry departs from Rafina at 07:05 and reaches the port of Mykonos around 11:30. The latest departure from Rafina to Mykonos is usually at 17:30, arriving in Mykonos around 22:00.
Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts
How much is the ferry from Athens (Rafina) to Mykonos?
The Rafina to Mykonos ferry price ranges from €35 to €93. The average ticket price with a conventional ferry is around €35, while with a high-speed ferry around €69.
Please keep in mind that the ticket cost depends on discounts, offers, seat type, vehicle option or vessel type.
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Traveling from Athens (Rafina) to Mykonos by ferry is easy, comfortable, and you can take advantage of lower-cost ferry tickets thanks to the available discounts. The ferry companies offer discounts of 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
- People with disabilities and their accompanying persons
Note: infants and children up to 3 years travel for free. However, keep in mind that available discounts may vary depending on the company you’re traveling with.
Ferry Route Info
How long is the ferry ride from Athens (Rafina) to Mykonos?
The Rafina - Mykonos ferry time ranges from 2 hr 20 min to 5 hr. The ferry duration of the trip depends mainly on the type of vessel (conventional or high-speed) and the ferry company.
Is there a high-speed ferry from Athens (Rafina) to Mykonos?
Yes, you can travel with a fast ferry from Rafina to Mykonos as many high-speed ferries serve the route during the high season. The fastest ferry to Mykonos reaches the island in 2 hr 20 min.
What’s the distance between Rafina and Mykonos?
The distance between the port of Rafina in Athens and the port of Mykonos is 71 nautical miles (around 130km).
Ferry Trip Tips
Useful tips for your ferry trip to Mykonos from Rafina
Here are some useful tips for your ferry trip to Mykonos from Rafina:
- If you are traveling with your vehicle from Rafina to Mykonos make sure to be at the port at least 1 hr prior to your departure time.
- Tickets to Mykonos can sell out fast during high season so we recommend booking ferry tickets in advance.
- Mykonos has 2 ports, however, the majority of ferries from Athens travel to the New Port of Mykonos.
- Check our Map of ferries to discover island-hopping options to nearby islands such as Tinos, Milos, Ikaria, or Santorini.
Where to take the ferry from Athens (Rafina) to Mykonos
You can catch the ferry to Mykonos from the port of Rafina in Athens. The port of Rafina is located approximately 33km east of the city center of Athens and 26km from Athens International Airport Eleftherios Venizelos. You can get to the port of Rafina by car, taxi, as well as intercity bus from downtown Athens and the airport.
There is 1 terminal at the port of Rafina. The terminal is divided into 13 docks for standard ferries and 2 docks for high-speed vessels. You can easily access your departure gate on foot.
Can I travel on the ferry from Rafina to Mykonos with a car?
Yes, you can travel with a vehicle in the majority of the ferries from Athens (Rafina) to Mykonos. Both conventional and high-speed ferries provide the service of vehicle transfer.
The ferry prices range between €70 to €76 depending on the type of vehicle, the ferry company as well as the season.
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 to Mykonos.
Good to know: bear in mind that there is no check-in procedure for luggage items.
High-speed and conventional ferries to Mykonos do not have cabins, but there are numbered seats for a more comfortable trip.
You can travel with your pet on the ferry to Mykonos from Athens, depending on the company and type of vessel you’ve chosen. Make sure to carry along the necessary certificates, tickets and any pet supplies you may need for your trip.
Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Athens (Rafina) to Mykonos?
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