Traveling from Santorini to Milos by ferry
There are at least 7 weekly ferry crossings all-year-round from Santorini to Milos with sailing durations starting from 2 hours. Find all information regarding ticket prices and departure times. Compare ferry companies and book your ferry tickets.
Ferry schedules from Santorini to Milos*
Is there a ferry from Santorini to Milos?
There are at least 7 weekly ferry crossings by 5 ferry companies in the Santorini to Milos route all-year-round. Schedules are subject to change depending on the season and the weather, but you can compare information and check real-time data on our fare search engine. The ferry companies that mainly operate on this route are Zante Ferries, Sea Speed Ferries, Aegeon Pelagos, Seajets, and Golden Star Ferries.
How long is the ferry ride from Santorini to Milos?
The ferry ride can last from 2 hours to 5 hours depending on the type of vessel and its scheduled itinerary.
How much is the ferry from Santorini to Milos?
The cost of a single ferry ticket ranges from 16€ to 75€. The final ticket price depends on reductions, offers, seat type, vehicle option, vessel type, or ferry company.
What's the ferry schedule from Santorini to Milos?
In the summer months, there are 1 or 2 direct ferry crossings per day, while in the winter there are about 7 sailings every week. The earliest ferry departs from Santorini late at night, around 03.00, and the latest departure can be around 22.00 or 23.00.
What's the distance between Santorini and Milos?
The distance between Athinios port in Santorini and the port of Milos is 52 nautical miles (around 96 km).
Am I allowed to travel from Santorini to Milos?
Yes, travel across Greek destinations is currently allowed. For the latest information on COVID-19 and ferry traveling in Greece please check our relevant FAQ pages.
Where can I book ferry tickets from Santorini to Milos?
On Ferryhopper you can check real-time departure times, prices, and duration for the Santorini-Milos crossing and book ferry tickets online with no hidden costs.
Golden hour in the famous beach of Sarakiniko in Milos.
Useful tips for your ferry trip from Santorini to Milos
- The port of Athinios in Santorini can get extra busy in high season. Check our survival guide for Athinios Port to be prepared for your trip.
- Sometimes weather conditions can affect the duration of this ferry ride. If you get seasick, make sure to carry with you anti-nausea pills or ask the ferry crew for an aspirin.
- We recommend booking your return to Santorini in advance as tickets sell out fast especially in high season.
- The port of Milos, called Adamas, is 10 min drive from the island Chora and the most famous beach of Sarakiniko.
- For useful information about holidays in Milos, please visit our relevant destination page.
- Milos is a popular holiday destination so we suggest that you book your accommodation in advance, at least 4 months before your trip.
- We recommend renting a car in Milos in order to explore the island as much as possible.
- There are many island-hopping options from Milos such as Kimolos, Sifnos, Syros as well as Heraklion in Crete. Find all ferry connections on our Map of ferries.