Ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Leipsoi

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Ferries between Athens (Piraeus) and Leipsoi 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 Leipsoi

Athens (port of Piraeus) Leipsoi Trip frequency: 2 days per week First trip: 14:00 Last trip: 15:00 Average duration: 8h 37m Price range: 58.00 € - 165.00 €
Leipsoi Athens (port of Piraeus) Trip frequency: 2 days per week First trip: 00:30 Last trip: 02:15 Average duration: 8h 57m Price range: 58.00 € - 63.50 €
Ferry companies BLUE STAR FERRIES

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

You can catch a ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Leipsoi year-round. There are up to 2 weekly crossings and the ferry company that usually operates this route is Blue Star 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 - Leipsoi crossing on Ferryhopper.

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

The earliest ferry usually departs from Piraeus at 14:00 and arrives in Leipsoi at 23:05, while the latest scheduled trip to Leipsoi from Piraeus is around 15:00, arriving at 23:30.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

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

The cost of a single ferry ticket usually starts at €48. 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 Leipsoi 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 Leipsoi 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

Ferry route info

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

The Piraeus to Leipsoi ferry duration ranges from 8 hr to 9 hr. This depends on the type of vessel and the weather conditions.

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

No, there are no high-speed ferries operating on this route. The fastest ferry to Leipsoi makes the trip in approximately 8 hr.

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

The distance between Athens (Piraeus) and Leipsoi is 154 nautical miles (around 285 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

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

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

  • 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.
  • Leipsoi is located in the northern part of the Dodecanese and is connected to Kalymnos, Patmos or Leros. You can check our Map of ferries to organize island-hopping in a few steps.

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

You can take the ferry to Leipsoi 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 Leipsoi usually depart from the gate E1. 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 Leipsoi with a car?

All ferries from Athens (Piraeus) to Leipsoi have a garage.

Ferry luggage

Ferry companies, like Blue Star 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 Leipsoi.

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.


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

Pet travel

You can travel with your pet on the ferry to Leipsoi 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 Leipsoi

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