Ferry from Athens (Lavrio) to Milos

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Ferries between Athens (Lavrio) and Milos operate throughout the year. Find updated info, compare ferry timetables and prices, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper with no hidden fees.

Ferry schedules from Athens (port of Lavrio) to Milos

Athens (port of Lavrio) Milos Trip frequency: Once per week First trip: 07:30 Last trip: 07:30 Average duration: 9h 35m Price range: 20.00 € - 40.00 €
Milos Athens (port of Lavrio) Trip frequency: Once per week First trip: 00:00 Last trip: 00:00 Average duration: Price range: 0.00 € - 0.00 €
Ferry companies SEAJETS

Is there a ferry from Athens (Lavrio) to Milos?

Usually, there is 1 weekly crossing (on Fridays) from the port of Lavrio to the port of Milos all year round.

Currently, the ferry company that serves the Lavrio - Milos route is Seajets.

What’s the ferry schedule from Athens (Lavrio) to Milos?

The ferry usually departs from the port of Lavrio at 07:15 and arrives in Milos at 22:50, since it passes and stops at many other islands of the Cyclades.

Keep in mind, however, that during the high-season, you might also find crossings departing from Lavrio at 7:30 and arriving in Milos at around 17:00.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Athens (Lavrio) to Milos?

A standard ferry ticket for the trip from Lavrio to Milos starts at €20. The final ticket price depends on available discounts and offers, seat or cabin selection, as well as vehicle selection.


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Traveling from Athens (Lavrio) to Milos by ferry is easy and comfortable, and you can take advantage of lower-cost ferry tickets thanks to available discounts. Some indicative passenger categories that are entitled to discounts up to 50% are:

  • Students (Greek Public Universities)
  • Children
  • Infants

Note: infants and toddlers up to 4 years travel for free, while children 5-10 years old are entitled to a 50% discount.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Athens (Lavrio) to Milos?

The Lavrio - Milos ferry duration ranges between around 9.5 hr and 15.5 hr, depending on the vessel type and season.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Athens (Lavrio) to Milos?

Yes, you can also travel by high-speed ferry from Athens (Lavrio) to Milos. The fastest ferry reaches the island in a bit less than 9.5 hr.

What’s the distance between Athens (Lavrio) and Milos?

The distance between the port of Lavrio and Milos is close to 62 nautical miles (116 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Milos from Athens (Lavrio)

Here are some travel tips for your trip from Athens (Lavrio) to Milos:

  • As the port of Lavrio gets quite busy in summer, it is highly recommended that you arrive at least 1 hr before boarding to avoid delays.
  • An alternative option for traveling to Milos from Athens is from the port of Piraeus. Take a look at the Piraeus - Milos ferry route for more info.
  • You can find more tips and information about your vacation on our Milos travel guide.
  • Milos is a great starting point for island hopping in the Cyclades! From there, you can travel by ferry to Kimolos, Serifos, Sifnos, Folegandros, and other beautiful islands. There are also routes to Crete and some islands in the Dodecanese.

Where to take the ferry from Athens (Lavrio) to Milos

You can catch the ferry to Milos from the port of Lavrio in Athens. 

The port of Lavrio is located about 60 km from the center of Athens and about 35 km from Athens International Airport Eleftherios Venizelos. The Attica KTEL operates daily bus services from Pedion Areos to the port of Lavrio which takes about 2 hr, depending on traffic.

Can I travel on the ferry from Athens (Lavrio) to Milos with a car?

Yes, both high-speed and conventional ferries traveling between Athens (Lavrio) and Milos can transport vehicles.

Ferry luggage

Ferry companies, such as Seajets, 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 Milos.

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.


You can book a cabin on your ferry trip to Milos, depending on the type of vessel you’ve chosen, as high-speed vessels usually don’t offer that option. Alternatively, you can book a numbered seat.

Pet travel

On Athens (Lavrio) - Milos ferries, you can normally travel with your pet free of charge.

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

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