Ferry from Naxos to Astypalea

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Ferries between Naxos and Astypalea run throughout the year with weekly crossings. Find updated info, compare ferry timetables and prices, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper with no hidden fees.

Ferry schedules from Naxos to Astypalea

Naxos Astypalea Trip frequency: 3 days per week First trip: 01:00 Last trip: 23:50 Average duration: 4h 30m Price range: 18.00 € - 78.50 €
Astypalea Naxos Trip frequency: 3 days per week First trip: 04:45 Last trip: 06:45 Average duration: 4h 25m Price range: 18.00 € - 78.50 €
Ferry companies BLUE STAR FERRIES

Is there a ferry from Naxos to Astypalea?

Yes, there are weekly ferry crossings to Astypalea from Naxos all year round. You can usually find up to 3 weekly ferry crossings from Naxos to Astypalea, with the frequency depending on the season.

The Naxos to Astypalea connection is usually served by Blue Star Ferries.

What’s the ferry schedule from Naxos to Astypalea?

The ferries usually depart from Naxos at around 23:50 and reach the port of Astypalea at 04:25. There are also ferries departing from Naxos at 01:00, arriving at the port of Astypalea at around 05:35.

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 Naxos to Astypalea?

The cost of a single ferry ticket for the route Naxos - Astypalea starts at €18. The ticket cost can be higher or lower depending on discounts, offers, seat type, as well as vehicle selection.


On Ferryhopper, you can find all available offers for the ferry trip to Astypalea from Naxos. Take a look at our ferry routes, find the lowest prices and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper with no hidden fees.


Traveling from Naxos to Astypalea by ferry is easy, comfortable and you can take advantage of lower-cost ferry tickets thanks to the available discounts. The ferry company offers discounts of up to 50% to the following passenger categories:

  • Children from 5 to 10 years old
  • Students of Greek Public Universities
  • People with disabilities
  • Large families

Note: infants and children up to 4 years usually travel for free.

Ferry route info

How long is the ferry ride from Naxos to Astypalea?

The ferry trip from Naxos to Astypalea lasts around 4 hr and 35 min.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Naxos to Astypalea?

There are only conventional ferries operating on this route. The fastest ferry to Astypalea makes the trip in 4 hr.

What's the distance between Naxos and Astypalea?

The distance between Naxos and Astypalea is approximately 57 nautical miles (105 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Astypalea from Naxos

Here are some travel tips for your trip from Naxos to Astypalea: 

  • We recommend arriving at the port of Naxos at least 45 min in advance of your ferry departure. 
  • Astypalea is located at the crossroads of the Cyclades and the Dodecanese. It is an ideal starting point for island-hopping since you can easily travel to Amorgos, Nisyros and Kalymnos.
  • For extra tips about holidays in Astypalea, visit our relevant destination page.

Where to take the ferry from Naxos to Astypalea?

You can take the ferry to Astypalea from the port of Naxos in Chora. The port is located approximately 3.5 km from the island's airport.

To get to the port of Naxos, you can either take the local bus (KTEL) or a taxi. If you are already in Chora, you can also walk there.

Can I travel on the ferry from Naxos to Astypalea with a car?

Yes, ferries traveling from Naxos to Astypalea have car decks for vehicle transfer.

Ferry Luggage

Greek ferry companies, such as Blue Star Ferries, do not have a strict luggage allowance policy. In any case, make sure to carry no more than 50 kg of luggage with you, and bear in mind that you are responsible for carrying them on board.

There are designated areas to store your luggage items or you can keep them with you throughout the trip.


Some ferries that travel from Naxos to Astypalea have cabins, but you can also book numbered seats.

Pet travel

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

Book cheap ferry tickets from Naxos to Astypalea

You can easily book Astypalea ferry tickets on Ferryhopper. Find all available ferry crossings on our Map of ferries, compare timetables and prices, and book your ferry to Astypalea from Naxos with just a few clicks.