Ferry from Chios to Cesme

Tickets, Prices, Times & Schedules

Ferries between Chios and Cesme operate all year round with up to 5 daily connections during summer. Find updated info, compare ferry timetables, companies and prices, and book your ferry tickets online on Ferryhopper.

Ferry schedules from Chios to Cesme

Chios Cesme Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 08:00 Last trip: 18:45 Average duration: 32m Price range: 26.00 € - 42.00 €
Cesme Chios Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 08:30 Last trip: 19:00 Average duration: 32m Price range: 36.00 € - 40.00 €

Is there a ferry from Chios to Cesme?

There are usually 5 daily ferries from Chios to the port of Cesme in Turkey during the high season. The ferry companies that usually operate on this connection are Makri Travel and Sunrise Lines

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 Chios - Cesme crossing on the Ferryhopper App

What’s the ferry schedule from Chios to Cesme? 

There are ferries from Chios to Cesme at least once a day, all year round.

The earliest ferry usually departs from Chios at 08:00 and arrives in Cesme at 08:35, while the last scheduled trip to Cesme from Chios is at 18:45.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Chios to Cesme? 

The cost of a single ferry ticket is around €26. The final ticket price depends on discounts, offers, seat type, and vehicle selection. 


On Ferryhopper, you can find all available offers for the ferry trip to Cesme from Chios. Take a look at our ferry routes, find the lowest prices and best offers, and book cheap ferry tickets online on Ferryhopper. 


Traveling from Chios to Cesme by ferry is easy, comfortable and you can take advantage of lower-cost ferry tickets thanks to the available discounts. Sunrise Lines offers discounts of up to 50% to children from 5 to 10 years old. 

Note: infants up to 5 years travel for free.

Ferry route info

How long is the ferry ride from Chios to Cesme? 

The Chios to Cesme ferry duration is approximately 30 min

Is there a high-speed ferry from Chios to Cesme?

Yes, you can travel with a high-speed ferry from Chios to Cesme. The fastest ferry to Cesme makes the trip in 35 min.

What’s the distance between Chios and Cesme? 

The distance between Chios and the port of Cesme is just 9 nautical miles (around 16 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Cesme from Chios

Here are some travel tips for your trip from Chios to Cesme: 

  • As the port of Chios gets quite busy in summer, it is highly recommended that you arrive at least 1 hour before boarding to avoid delays
  • In order to travel from Chios to Cesme, you are advised to carry with you a valid passport
  • There are many daily ferry crossings from Chios to Cesme, so you can easily organize a day trip.
  • Check out our Map of ferries to see all available ferry connections between Turkey and Greece.
  • If you are looking for extra tips on ferries from the Greek islands to Turkey check our detailed blog post. 

Where to take the ferry from Chios to Cesme

There are 2 ports in Chios: that near Chora and that near Mesta. 

The port of Chora, the main port of Chios, located on the east coast of the island, is the one that usually serves the ferry routes from Chios to Cesme. You will find plenty of cafes, taverns, restaurants, and shops at the port. 

Can I travel on the ferry from Chios to Cesme with a car?

Yes, you can bring your car on the ferry to Cesme from Chios. Make sure to book your vehicle tickets well in advance, as they may run out quickly, especially in the high season.

Ferry luggage

The companies Makri Travel and Sunrise Lines 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 from Chios to Cesme.

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.


The trip to Cesme is quite short (30-35 min, to be exact) and most ferries don’t have cabins

Pet travel 

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

Book cheap ferry tickets from Chios to Cesme

You can easily book Cesme ferry tickets on Ferryhopper. Find all available ferry crossings, compare companies, itineraries and prices, and book your ferry to Cesme from Chios hassle-free.