Ferry from Rhodes to Halki
Tickets, Prices & Schedules
Is there a ferry from Rhodes to Halki?
Yes, there is. The ferry connection from Rhodes to Halki is normally active all year round. From June to September, ferry crossings are more frequent.
Ferries to Halki depart from 2 ports in Rhodes: the port of Rhodes (known as Rhodes Tourist Port) and Kamiros Skala. During summer, there are up to 9 daily ferry crossings from the main port of Rhodes and up to 15 daily crossings from the port of Kamiros Skala.
The ferry companies that usually operate on this connection are:
- From the port of Rhodes: Dodekanisos Seaways, Seajets, Blue Star Ferries, and Saos Ferries
- From the port of Kamiros Skala: Alko Ferries and Nissos Chalki
Please note that ferry timetables are subject to change depending on the season. You can check real-time ferry schedules and ticket prices on Ferryhopper.
What's the ferry schedule from Rhodes to Halki?
The first ferry usually departs from the Rhodes Tourist Port at 07:30 and arrives in Halki at 10:00. The last scheduled trip to Halki from Rhodes (Kamiros Skala) is usually at 17:30 or 19:15.
Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts
How much is the ferry from Rhodes to Halki?
Ferry tickets for the Rhodes - Halki crossing usually start at €4 from the port of Skala Kamiros, and at €8 from the main port of Rhodes.
The final ticket cost depends on available discounts and offers, seat type, as well as vehicle selection.
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Traveling from Rhodes to Halki by ferry is easy and comfortable, and you can take advantage of lower-cost ferry tickets thanks to available discounts. Ferry companies offer discounts of up to 50% to the following passenger categories:
- Children from 5 to 10 years old
- Students (Greek Public University and ISIC card holders)
- People with disabilities
- Island residents (holders of Unique Islander Number)
Note: infants and children up to 4 years travel for free. However, keep in mind that available discounts may vary from one ferry company to another.
Ferry Route Info
How long is the ferry ride from Rhodes to Halki?
The Rhodes to Halki ferry duration ranges from approximately 50 min to 2.5 hr. This depends on the type of vessel, the weather conditions, as well as the port of departure.
Tip: worried that weather conditions might affect your time of departure? You can see any changes and track your ferry in real time on the Ferryhopper App.
Is there a high-speed ferry from Rhodes to Halki?
Yes, you can travel with a high-speed ferry from Rhodes to Halki. The fastest ferry to Halki takes about 50 min.
What's the distance between Rhodes and Halki?
The distance between the port of Rhodes and Halki is 33 nautical miles (approximately 61 km) while the distance between the port of Kamiros Skala and Halki is 4 nautical miles (approximately 8 km).
Ferry Trip Tips
Useful tips for your ferry trip to Halki from Rhodes
Here are some useful tips for your ferry trip to Halki from Rhodes:
- As the ports of Rhodes get quite busy in summer, it is highly recommended that you arrive at least 1 hr before boarding to avoid delays.
- If you wish to bring along your vehicle to Halki, you should catch a ferry from the main port of Rhodes. Ferries departing from Kamiros Skala don't carry vehicles.
- Check out more information and travel tips for your vacation in Halki.
Where to take the ferry from Rhodes to Halki?
You can catch the ferry to Halki from the port of Rhodes and Kamiros Skala.
The main port of Rhodes (known also as Rhodes Tourist Port) is within walking distance from the city center and 15 km away from the Rhodes International Airport. At the port of Rhodes, you can find tourist information offices, parking lots, bus stations, restaurants, cafés, car rentals, hotels, and other traveler amenities.
There’s also a small port at Kamiros Skala, connecting Rhodes with Chalki with frequent daily crossings during summer. The port Kamiros Skala is situated 43 km away from the city center of Rhodes.
Can I travel on the ferry from Rhodes to Halki with a car?
Tip: we recommend booking your tickets well in advance, as car spaces are limited and run out fast.
On Blue Star Ferries, Saos Ferries, Alko Ferries, and Seajets vessels, you can carry luggage weighing up to 50 kg, while on Dodekanisos Seaways ferries the luggage weight limit is 40 kg. On Nissos Chalki ferries, there is no luggage weight limit.
However, note that Greek ferry companies are usually quite flexible regarding luggage size and weight and that there is normally no check-in procedure for luggage items.
There are cabins available on Blue Star Ferries vessels traveling to Halki from Rhodes.
However, as the trip is quite short, you can also book a standard seat.
On Rhodes - Halki ferries, you can travel with your pet free of charge. Make sure to check the company’s pet policy before your trip.
Make sure to carry along all necessary pet health certificates, tickets and any supplies you may need for your trip.
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