Ferry from Kavala to Thassos

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

There are multiple daily ferry crossings between Kavala and Thassos. On Ferryhopper, you can find all info about routes, schedules and prices of ferries to Thassos.

Ferry schedules from Kavala to Thassos

Is there a ferry from Kavala to Thassos?

Ferries from Kavala travel to 2 ports in Thassos: Limenas (Thassos Town) and Skala Prinos. There are usually around 4 daily sailings from Kavala to Skala Prinos and several daily ferry crossings from Keramoti to Limenas. 

The ferry companies that usually operate on these routes are Aneth Ferries, Thassos Ferries and Thassos Link.

What's the ferry schedule from Kavala to Thassos?

There are multiple daily ferry connections from Kavala to Thassos all year round, with increased frequency in the summer.

The earliest ferry to Thassos departs at 05:00 from the port of Keramoti, while the latest ferry leaves at around 21:45.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Kavala to Thassos?

Ticket prices for the ferry route Keramoti - Limenas usually range from around €2 to €5, while tickets for the route Kavala - Skala Prinos cost around €7. However, the ticket cost can be higher or lower depending on discounts, offers and vehicle selection.


Take a look at our ferry routes, find the lowest prices and best offers, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper with no hidden fees.

Any available offers will be automatically applied when booking your ferry tickets.


Take advantage of the available discounts and travel by ferry from Kavala to Thassos with lower-cost ferry tickets. The ferry companies offer discounts up to 50% to the following passenger categories:

  • Children from 5 to 10 years old
  • Students of Greek Public Universities
  • Large group of travelers

Useful info: keep in mind that available discounts may vary from one ferry operator to another.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Kavala to Thassos?

The duration of the ferry trip from Keramoti to Limenas in Thassos is approximately 30 min, while the journey from Kavala to Skala Prinos takes 1 hr 15 min.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Kavala to Thassos?

Usually, the Kavala - Thassos route is serviced by standard ferries and smaller vessels.

What’s the distance between Kavala and Thassos?

The distance from the port of Keramoti to the port of Thassos is estimated at 8 nautical miles (14 km), while the distance between Kavala and Skala Prinos is estimated at 17 nautical miles (31 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Thassos from Kavala

Here are some useful tips for your ferry trip to Thassos from Kavala:

  • Make sure to arrive at the port at least 1 hr before departure, especially if you’re traveling with a vehicle, as it can be crowded during the summer months.
  • You can get to the port of Keramoti either by car or by the local buses (KTEL) of Kavala. In addition, Kavala International Airport is located a 15 min drive from the ferry port in Keramoti.
  • Thassos has 2 main ports: Limenas and Skala Prinos. Both are located on the northern coast of the island. For tips and info on what to do in Thassos, visit our Thassos destination page

Where to take the ferry from Kavala to Thassos?

Ferries to Thassos depart either from the passenger port of Kavala “Apostolos Pavlos” or from the port of Keramoti. The port of Kavala is located about 1 km from the center of the city so it is easily accessible on foot as well as by car, while the port of Keramoti is located around 35 km from the city of Kavala.

Can I travel on the Kavala to Thassos ferry with a car?

Yes, you can travel with a vehicle on the majority of the ferries from Kavala to Thassos.

Vehicle ticket prices usually range from €5 for motorcycles to €25 for cars.

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 from Kavala to Thassos.

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

Tip: 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 Thassos from Kavala is quite short and ferries don’t have cabins. For extra comfort during the journey, you can book a seat.

Pet travel

You can travel with your pet on the ferry to Thassos from Kavala, depending on the company and type of vessel you’ve chosen. Make sure to carry along the necessary certificates, tickets and any pet supplies you may need for your trip.

Book cheap ferry tickets from Kavala to Thassos

At the moment, it is only possible to book ferry tickets to Thassos through the ferry operators serving the route. For now, you can check out our Map of ferries and find out all the available connections from/to Kavala.