Ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Kimolos

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Ferries between Athens (Piraeus) and Kimolos run all year round with weekly ferry crossings. Find updated info, compare ferry timetables, companies and prices, and book ferry tickets on Ferryhopper with no hidden fees.

Ferry schedules from Athens (port of Piraeus) to Kimolos

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

You can catch a ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Kimolos year-round. There are up to 4 weekly crossings and the ferry company that usually operates this route is Zante Ferries.

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 Piraeus - Kimolos crossing on Ferryhopper.

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

Usually, there are up to 4 weekly ferry crossings on the Piraeus - Kimolos ferry route. 

The earliest ferry usually departs from Piraeus at 07:00 and arrives in Kimolos at 13:00 or 17:00 depending on the route, while the latest scheduled trip to Kimolos from Piraeus is around 14:55, arriving at 23:20.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

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

The cost of a single ferry ticket usually starts at €43.50. The final ticket price depends on discounts, offers, seat type, vehicle selection, or the ferry company.


On Ferryhopper, you can find all available offers for the ferry trip to Kimolos from Athens (Piraeus). 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.


Take advantage of the available discounts and travel by ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Kimolos 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
  • Permanent residents of islands (holders of Unique Islander Number)
  • Students of Greek Public Universities
  • ISIC card holders
  • People with disabilities and their accompanying persons

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

Ferry route info

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

The Piraeus to Kimolos ferry duration ranges from 6 hr to 10 hr. This depends on the type of vessel and the weather conditions.

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

At the moment, there are no high-speed ferries operating on this route. The fastest ferry to Kimolos makes the trip in approximately 6 hr.

What’s the distance between Athens (Piraeus) and Kimolos?

The distance between Athens (Piraeus) and Kimolos is 80 nautical miles (around 150 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Kimolos from Athens (Piraeus)

Here are some useful travel tips for your trip from Athens (Piraeus) to Kimolos:

  • As the port of Athens (Piraeus) gets quite busy in summer, it is highly recommended that you arrive at least 1 hr before boarding to avoid delays.
  • There is a shuttle bus operated by the Piraeus Port Authority that offers free transport within the port.
  • Kimolos is an island of great beauty but also an ideal starting point for island-hopping as well. Check our Map of ferries and travel from Kimolos to Milos, Serifos and Folegandros.

Where to take the ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Kimolos?

You can take the ferry to Kimolos from the port of Piraeus in Athens. The port of Piraeus 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 Piraeus by car, taxi as well as public transport (bus, metro, suburban railway).

Ferries from Piraeus to Kimolos usually depart from gates E6 and E7. Departure gates may change, so we recommend checking your ticket and the electronic display boards located at the port for more information.

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

Yes, you can transfer your vehicle on the ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Kimolos.

Ferry luggage

Ferry companies, like Zante Ferries, are 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 Athens (Piraeus) to Kimolos.

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.


All ferries that serve the Piraeus - Kimolos route have cabins as well as numbered seats. We recommend booking a cabin for a more comfortable trip to Kimolos.

Pet travel

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

Book ferry tickets from Athens (Piraeus) to Kimolos

You can easily book Kimolos ferry tickets on Ferryhopper. Find all available ferry crossings, compare companies, schedules and prices, and book your ferry to Kimolos from Athens (Piraeus) with ease.