Ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Folegandros

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Ferries between Athens (Piraeus) and Folegandros run throughout the year with at least 3 weekly crossings. Find updated info, compare ferry timetables, companies and prices, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper with no hidden fees.

Ferry schedules from Athens (port of Piraeus) to Folegandros

Athens (port of Piraeus) Folegandros Trip frequency: 5 days per week First trip: 07:00 Last trip: 23:30 Average duration: 10h 25m Price range: 28.00 € - 28.00 €
Folegandros Athens (port of Piraeus) Trip frequency: 5 days per week First trip: 05:00 Last trip: 14:15 Average duration: 10h 6m Price range: 14.90 € - 14.90 €

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

Yes, there are normally ferry crossings to Folegandros from Athens (Piraeus) all year round. You can usually find up to 2 daily ferry crossings from Athens (Piraeus) to Folegandros, with the frequency depending on the season.

The Athens (Piraeus) - Folegandros connection is usually served by 2 ferry companies: Seajets and Zante Ferries.

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

The earliest ferry usually departs from Athens (Piraeus) at around 07:00 and reaches the port of Folegandros around 15:45. The last ferry usually leaves the port of Athens (Piraeus) at about 23:30 and arrives in Folegandros at 06:20.

In the high season, most ferries depart steadily at 09:00 in the morning.

Bear in mind that ferry timetables are subject to change depending on the season. You can check real-time ferry schedules and ticket prices on Ferryhopper.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

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

The ferry ticket price for the route Athens (Piraeus) - Folegandros starts at €28. reaching €83 in the high season. The ticket cost can be higher or lower depending on discounts, offers, the company, seat/cabin type, as well as vehicle selection.


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Traveling from Athens (Piraeus) to Folegandros 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 (Piraeus) to Folegandros?

The ferry trip from Athens (Piraeus) to Folegandros lasts from 3 hr 45 min to 9 hr 50 min, depending on the vessel and the ferry company. 

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

Yes, Seajets runs the route Athens (Piraeus) - Folegandros with fast ferries in the high season. The fastest ferry takes less than 4 hr to reach Folegandros.

What's the distance between Athens (Piraeus) and Folegandros?

The distance between Athens and the island of Folegandros is approximately 104 nautical miles (around 190 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

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

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

  • The port of Piraeus can get quite busy in the summer, so we recommend that you arrive at least 1 hr before departure.
  • For more info on the island and holidays in Folegandros, please visit our relevant page. 
  • Folegandros is an ideal destination for vacation but for island hopping as well! Check our Map of Ferries to discover the available ferry connections from Folegandros to Milos, Santorini, Ios or Sikinos.

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

You can take the ferry to Folegandros 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 Folegandros normally depart from port gates E7 and E9. 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 Folegandros with a car?

Yes, most ferries traveling from Athens (Piraeus) to Folegandros have car decks for the transport of motor vehicles.

Ferry Luggage

Each company operating the ferry route to Folegandros from Athens (Piraeus) has its own baggage allowance policy. Specifically:

  • On Seajets ferries, passengers can bring single luggage weighing up to 50 kg
  • On Zante Ferries vessels there is no specific luggage weight limit.


There are no cabins on the high-speed ferries serving the route from Piraeus to Folegandros, but there are numbered seats. If you're traveling with a standard ferry, you can either book a cabin or a numbered seat for a more comfortable trip.

Pet travel

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

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