Ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Anafi

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Ferries between Athens (Piraeus) and Anafi operate all year round with up to 4 weekly crossings. 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 Piraeus) to Anafi

Athens (port of Piraeus) Anafi Trip frequency: 4 days per week First trip: 17:30 Last trip: 18:01 Average duration: 9h 24m Price range: 45.50 € - 164.00 €
Anafi Athens (port of Piraeus) Trip frequency: 3 days per week First trip: 01:45 Last trip: 05:50 Average duration: 9h 2m Price range: 45.50 € - 164.00 €
Ferry companies BLUE STAR FERRIES

Is there a ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Anafi?

Yes, there are usually 2-4 weekly ferry crossings from the port of Piraeus to Anafi all year round. The Athens - Anafi connection is usually operated by Blue Star Ferries.

You can check real-time data for ferries from Athens (Piraeus) to Anafi on Ferryhopper.

What’s the ferry schedule from Athens (Piraeus) to Anafi

The ferry connection between Piraeus and Anafi is served weekly all year long.

The earliest ferry departs from Piraeus at 17:30, arriving at the port of Anafi at about 04:00. The last departure is usually scheduled at around 18:00 and the ferry arrives in Anafi at 02:15. 

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Anafi?

Athens - Anafi ferry prices start at around €45 for a single ticket. The final ticket cost depends on discounts, offers, seat type, and vehicle selection.


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Traveling from Athens (Piraeus) to Anafi by ferry is easy and comfortable, and you can take advantage of lower-cost ferry tickets thanks to available discounts. The ferry company offers discounts up to 50% to certain passenger categories, such as:

  • Children from 5 to 10 years old
  • Permanent residents of islands (holders of Unique Islander Number)
  • Students (Greek public universities and ISIC card holders)
  • People with disabilities
  • Large families (Greek citizens)

Note: infants and toddlers up to 4 years normally travel for free.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Athens (Piraeus) to Anafi?

The ferry trip from Athens to Anafi normally takes 8 hr 15 min or 10 hr 35 min.

Tip: bear in mind that ferry timetables can change. Therefore, make sure to check your departure time before the trip. You can also track your ferry in real time on the Ferryhopper App!  

Is there a high-speed ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Anafi?

For the time being, there are only conventional ferries serving the Athens - Anafi route.

What’s the distance between Athens and Anafi?

The distance between the port of Piraeus in Athens and the port of Anafi is 140 nautical miles (around 260 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Anafi from Athens

Here are some useful tips for your ferry trip from Athens (Piraeus) to Anafi:

  • The port of Piraeus can get quite busy in the summer months, so we recommend arriving there at least 1.5 hr before departure.
  • Agios Nikolaos, the port of Anafi, is located on the south coast of the island, 3 km from Chora and 1 km from Klisidi.
  • Anafi is connected by ferry to more islands in the Cyclades, such as Santorini, Ios and Folegandros, as well as the Dodecanese islands, such as Karpathos and Kasos. Check your island-hopping options and plan your trip on our Map of ferries.

Where to take the ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Anafi

You can get from Athens to Anafi by ferry from the port of Piraeus. It is located approximately 15 km south of the city center of Athens and 45 km from Athens International Airport Eleftherios Venizelos.

You can get to the port of Piraeus by car, taxi, as well as public transport, including metro, bus, and suburban railway.

Ferries from Athens (Piraeus) to Anafi usually depart from Gate E1. However, as the departure gate might change, we recommend checking your booking details and the electronic display boards located at the port for more information.

Can I travel on the Athens (Piraeus) to Anafi ferry with a car?

Yes, you can normally board your vehicle on Blue Star Ferries traveling from Athens (Piraeus) to Anafi.

Vehicle ticket prices to Anafi start at around €40 for motorcycles and €130 for cars.

Ferry luggage

Greek ferry companies are usually quite flexible regarding 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 Anafi.

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.


Ferries traveling to Anafi from Piraeus normally have many types of cabins. As the trip is a bit long and cabins usually sell out fast, we recommend booking well in advance.

Alternatively, you can book airplane-type numbered seats to travel in comfort.

Pet travel

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

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