Ferry from Thessaloniki to İzmir
Tickets, Prices & Schedules
Is there a ferry from Thessaloniki to İzmir?
Currenty, routes between Thessaloniki and Izmir are suspended. When the route is active, there are direct ferry crossings between Thessaloniki and İzmir, which are available weekly. All connections are normally operated by ferry company Levante Ferries.
As ferry timetables are subject to change depending on the season (especially in the winter months), you can find all available ferries to İzmir on Ferryhopper.
Am I allowed to travel from Thessaloniki to İzmir?
Yes, traveling from Thessaloniki to İzmir by ferry is possible. Take a look at the latest updates on Covid-19 and ferry travel between Greece and Turkey, and get ready for your trip.
What’s the ferry schedule from Thessaloniki to İzmir?
Normally, there are 2 weekly direct ferries from Thessaloniki to İzmir. Ferry departures are usually scheduled for 19:00, with the ferry arriving in İzmir the following day, at 09:00 in the morning.
Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts
How much is the ferry from Thessaloniki to İzmir?
Ferry prices for the Thessaloniki - İzmir route usually start at €81. The final cost may vary depending on the available discounts and offers, seat/cabin accommodation and whether you choose to bring along your vehicle.
On Ferryhopper, you can discover the best available offers for your ferry trip to Turkey. Choose the offer that suits you best and book ferry tickets at the same price as the ferry companies.
Discounts for the ferry from Thessaloniki to İzmir are mainly age-based, as toddlers and children are entitled to reduced fares.
Ferry Route Info
How long is the ferry ride from Thessaloniki to İzmir?
The estimated travel time of the ferry ride to İzmir is around 14 hr.
Is there a high-speed ferry from Thessaloniki to İzmir?
The Levante Ferries vessel operating on this route is conventional and makes the crossing in 14 hr.
What’s the distance between Thessaloniki and İzmir?
The distance between the port of Thessaloniki in Greece and the port of İzmir in Turkey is around 236 nautical miles (438 km).
Ferry Trip Tips
Useful tips for your ferry trip to İzmir from Thessaloniki
Take your trip to İzmir to the next level with our top travel tips:
- Make sure to arrive at the port of Thessaloniki well in advance to avoid delays and overcrowding, especially during the high season months.
- As the ferry usually travels at night, consider booking a bed cabin to arrive in İzmir well-relaxed!
- Find out all about the Turkish city and plan a perfect vacation with the help of our İzmir travel guide.
- Apart from Thessaloniki, there are also ferries from the Greek islands to Turkey! Gather travel inspiration and visit multiple destinations by planning your trip on our interactive Map of ferries!
Where to take the ferry from Thessaloniki to İzmir
You can travel to the Turkish port of İzmir from the port of Thessaloniki by ferry. The passenger port, specifically, is located between piers 1 and 2, the closest ones to the center of the city.
You can easily get there by car or on foot. Nearby, there are even some visitor amenities and attractions, such as the beautiful Cinema Museum.
Can I travel on the ferry from Thessaloniki to İzmir with a car?
Yes, you can bring along your motor vehicle on the ferry from Thessaloniki.
With Levante Ferries, you can carry hand luggage items with a maximum weight of 50 kg free of charge. There are designated luggage areas on the ferry.
There are cabins available on the Thessaloniki - İzmir ferry route for a more comfortable trip. Alternatively, onboard seating is included in the ticket price.
On the vessels of Levante Ferries, pets travel free of charge. Make sure to include their information as you book your tickets. There are special pet-friendly areas on board. Small-sized animals, on the other hand, can stay in cabins with their owners, as long as they’re escorted there in a pet carrier.
Important: make sure to bring along all the necessary pet documents, tickets and any other supplies for a smooth ferry ride.
Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Thessaloniki to İzmir?
On Ferryhopper, you can book your tickets to İzmir from Thessaloniki step-by-step! Find all available crossings, compare ticket fares and plan your ferry trip to Turkey online.