Ferry from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos

Tickets, Prices, Times & Schedules

Ferries between Athens (Rafina) and Tinos operate all year long with up to 8 daily crossings during summer. Find updated info, compare ferry timetables, operators and prices, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper without hidden fees.

Ferry schedules from Athens (port of Rafina) to Tinos

Athens (port of Rafina) Tinos Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 07:05 Last trip: 19:00 Average duration: 2h 50m Price range: 35.00 € - 130.00 €
Tinos Athens (port of Rafina) Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 08:25 Last trip: 22:35 Average duration: 3h 5m Price range: 35.00 € - 130.00 €

Is there a ferry from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos?

The ferries that serve the route from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos are daily. In summer, you can find up to 8 crossings per day. The ferry companies that usually operate on this connection are Seajets, Golden Star Ferries and Fast Ferries. 

Please note that ferry timetables are subject to change depending on the season. You can check real-time schedules and ferry ticket prices for the Athens (Rafina) - Tinos crossing on Ferryhopper. 

What's the ferry schedule from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos?

The Rafina - Tinos ferry connection is frequent throughout the whole year with up to 8 daily sailings in the summer months.

The earliest ferry departs from Rafina around 07:05 arriving at 10:45, while the latest ferry from Rafina leaves at 19:00 reaching Tinos at 22:20.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos?

Rafina - Tinos ferry tickets start at €35. The final ticket price depends on the ferry company, vehicle selection, discounts, offers, and seat type.


On Ferryhopper, you can find all available offers for the ferry trip to Tinos from Athens (Rafina).

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Traveling from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos is easy, comfortable and you can take advantage of lower-cost ferry tickets thanks to the available discounts. The ferry companies offer discounts up to 50% to certain passenger categories, such as:

  • Children from 5 to 10 years old
  • People with disabilities and their accompanying persons

Note: infants and children up to 4-5 years normally travel for free. 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 Tinos?

The Rafina - Tinos ferry duration is between 1 hr 50 min and 3 hr 50 min. This depends on the type of vessel and the weather conditions.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos?

Yes, you can travel with a high-speed ferry from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos. The fastest ferry reaches Tinos in 1 hr 50 min.

What's the distance between Athens (Rafina) and Tinos?

The distance between the port of Rafina in Athens and Tinos is 62 nautical miles (around 114 km). 

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Tinos from Athens (Rafina)

Here are some travel tips for your trip from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos:

  • The port of Rafina can get quite busy in the summer, so we recommend arriving there at least 1 hr before departure.
  • The Rafina - Tinos ferry route is the fastest way to travel from Athens to Tinos by ferry. There are also ferry crossings from the port of Piraeus and Lavrio. To compare the routes, find out more about Athens (Piraeus) - Tinos ferries.
  • On Ferryhopper, you can discover island-hopping options from Tinos to nearby islands, such as Mykonos, Syros or Andros.
  • Check out our destination pages for useful information about vacation in Tinos.
  • Weather conditions might affect the time of departure. You can see any changes through our Ferryhopper App

Where to take the ferry from Athens (Rafina) to Tinos

You can catch the ferry to Tinos from the port of Rafina in Athens. The port of Rafina is located approximately 33 km east of the city center of Athens and 26 km from Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos".

You can get to the port of Rafina by car, taxi, as well as the 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 Athens (Rafina) to Tinos with a car?

Yes, you can transfer your vehicle on the ferry from Rafina to Tinos.

Ferry Luggage

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 Tinos.

Good to know: bear in mind that there is no check-in procedure for luggage items.

Tip: each ferry company has its own baggage allowance policy. We recommend that you don’t carry more than 50 kg of luggage to avoid delays due to restricted space in the luggage area.


There are cabins available on the conventional vessels of Golden Star Ferries.

Fast Ferries and high-speed Seajets vessels do not have cabins. However, the ferry ride from Rafina to Tinos is quite short and you can book numbered seats for a more comfortable journey instead.

Pet travel

On Rafina - Tinos ferries, you can travel with your pet free of charge. Bear in mind that each ferry company has its own pet policy.

Make sure to carry along all necessary pet health certificates, tickets and any supplies you may need for your trip.

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