Last updated: 18th January 2018

Most ferry operators have announced the ferry routes they will be serving in 2018. Below, we list all the routes from the most important ports in Greece for each ferry operator. For each route, we provide the vessel which will operate it and the period it will be served.

This post will be continuously updated to include all new routes and all schedule periods as soon as the ferry operators update them.

Ferry routes from Athens, Piraeus port:

Piraeus port is the largest port in Greece and serves most ferry connections to the Greek islands. The port can easily be reached from the center of Athens and the Athens international airport.

Hellenic Seaways
 Vessel Ferry Route Period
Nissos Samos Piraeus to Chios, Mytilini till 11/3/2018
Nissos Mykonos Piraeus to Syros, Mykonos, Fourni, Ikaria, Samos till 27/2/2018
Hellenic HighSpeed Piraeus to Sifnos, Ios, Santorini 30/3 – 30/9/2018
Highspeed 4 Piraeus to Syros, Mykonos 30/3 – 17/4/2018
Piraeus to Paros, Naxos, Koufonisia, Amorgos 25/5 – 30/9/2018
Piraeus to Paros, Naxos 30/3 – 24/5/2018
Flying Dolphins / Cats Piraeus to Egina, Poros, Hydra, Spetses till 3/4/2018
Blue Star Ferries
Vessel Ferry Route Period
Blue Star Paros Piraeus to Syros, Tinos, Mykonos till 31/10/2018
Blue Star Delos Piraeus to Paros, Naxos, Santorini till 31/10/2018
Blue Star Naxos Piraeus to Syros, Paros, Naxos till 31/10/2018
Blue Star 1 Piraeus to Chios, Mytilini till 31/10/2018
 Blue Star Patmos Piraeus to Astypalea, Patmos, Lipsi, Leros, Kalymnos, Kos, Nisyros, Tilos, Symi, Rhodes, Karpathos, Kastelorizo till 31/10/2018
Superfast XII Piraeus to Syros, Patmos, Leros, Kalymnos, Kos, Rhodes till 31/10/2018
Blue Star 2 Piraeus to Santorini, Kos, Rhodes 22/3 – 10/9/2018
Seajets
Vessel Ferry Route Period
Sifnos Jet Piraeus to Tinos, Mykonos, Naxos, Santorini 23/3 – 17/5 & 1/10 – 15/10/2018
Seajet 2 Piraeus to Sifnos, Milos, Folegandros, Ios, Santorini 18/5 – 5/6/2018
Piraeus to Sifnos, Milos, Folegandros, Ios, Santorini, Amorgos, Koufonisia, Naxos, Mykonos 6/6 – 30/10/2018
Superjet Piraeus to Sifnos, Milos, Folegandros, Ios, Santorini 27/4 – 17/5/2018
Blue Power Piraeus to Mykonos, Naxos, Santorini 18/5 – 30/9 2018
Andros Jet Piraeus to Serifos, Sifnos, Milos, Folegandros, Santorini, Ios 1/6 – 29/9/2018
Master Jet Piraeus to Paros, Ios, Santorini 1/6 – 30/9/2018
Tera Jet Piraeus to Paros, Ios, Santorini 1/6 – 30/9/2018
ANEK - Superfast
Vessel Ferry Route Period
Blue Horizon / Kriti 2 Piraeus to Heraklio till 31/10/2018
Ellyros / Blue Galaxy Piraeus to Chania till 31/10/2018
Minoan Lines
Vessel Ferry Route Period
Phaistos & Knossos Palace Piraeus to Heraklio till 31/12/2018
Aegean Speed Lines
Vessel Ferry Route Period
Speedrunner 3 Piraeus to Serifos, Sifnos, Milos, Kimolos 30/3 – 15/4 & 15/5 – 28/10/2018

You can find schedules for all above ferry routes from Piraeus port to the Greek islands on www.danae.gr and book online.

Ferry routes from Athens, Rafina port:

Rafina port is a secondary port of Athens and serves ferry connections to the Cyclades. The port is closer to the Athens International Airport and provides a faster way to reach islands like Andros, Tinos and Mykonos. It is convenient for travelers flying into Athens and catching a ferry on the same day.

Hellenic Seaways
Vessel Ferry Route Period
Flying Cat 4   Rafina to Mykonos, Naxos, Ios, Santorini 30/3 – 17/4 & 25/5 – 30/9/2018
Seajets
Vessel Ferry Route Period
Tera Jet Rafina to Tinos, Mykonos, Paros, Naxos 18/5 – 30/9/2018
Champion Jet 2 Rafina to Tinos, Mykonos, Paros, Naxos, Ios, Santorini 1/6 – 30/9/2018
Naxos Jet Rafina to Tinos, Mykonos, Paros, Naxos, Ios, Santorini 1/6 – 30/9/2018
Golden Star Ferries
 Vessel Ferry Route Period
Superferry II Rafina to Andros, Syros, Tinos, Mykonos till 26/12/2018
Super Runner Rafina to Andros, Tinos, Mykonos 4/4 – 14/4/2018
Rafina to Tinos, Mykonos, Santorini 11/5 – 24/5/2018
Rafina to Tinos, Mykonos, Paros, Santorini 25/5 – 15/6/2018
Rafina to Tinos, Mykonos, Paros, Naxos, Ios, Santorini 16/6 – 16/9/2018
Rafina to Tinos, Mykonos, Paros, Santorini 17/9 – 21/10/2018
Fast Ferries
Vessel Ferry Route Period
Ekaterini P Rafina to Andros, Tinos, Mykonos 23/3 – 17/5/2018
Rafina to Tinos, Mykonos, Naxos 23/3 – 30/09/2018
Theologos P Rafina to Andros, Tinos, Mykonos till 14/1 & 2/3 – 31/10/2018
Fast Ferry Andros Rafina to Andros, Tinos, Mykonos till 1/3/ & 18/5 – 31/10/2018

You can find schedules for all above ferry routes from Rafina port to the Greek islands on www.danae.gr and book online.

Ferry routes from Crete to Athens, Piraeus and the Cyclades

Crete has three main ports, Heraklio which is the largest, Chania and Rethymno. There are ferry routes to Athens, Piraeus port and the Cyclades (Santorini, Ios, Paros, Naxos and Mykonos).

Hellenic Seaways
Vessel Ferry Route Period
HighSpeed 7 Heraklio to Santorini, Ios, Paros, Mykonos 5/4 – 15/10/2018
Seajets
Vessel Ferry Route Period
Champion Jet 1 Heraklio to Santorini, Ios, Naxos, Paros, Mykonos 4/4 – 15/10/2018
Sifnos Jet Heraklio to Santorini, Paros, Mykonos (might start from Rethymno port in Crete instead) 1/6 – 30/9/2018
ANEK - Superfast
Vessel Ferry Route Period
Blue Horizon / Kriti 2 Heraklio to Piraeus till 31/10/2018
Ellyros / Blue Galaxy Chania to Piraeus till 31/10/2018

You can find schedules for all above ferry routes from Crete to other Greek islands and Athens on www.danae.gr and book online.

Ferry routes to the Ionian Islands from Kyllini & Patras

Kyllini and Patras serve ferry routes to the Southern Ionian Islands on the Western coast of Greece.

Kefalonian Lines
Vessel Ferry Route Period
Nissos Kefalonia Kyllini to Ithaki, Kefalonia (Sami Port), Patras till 9/9/2018
Zakynthos I Kyllini to Zakynthos till 9/9/2018
Zakynthos I Kyllini to Kefalonia (Poros port) till 9/9/2018
Ionian Group
Vessel Ferry Route Period
Fior di Mare Kyllini – Zakynthos till 31/10/2018
Fior di Levante Kyllini – Kefalonia (Poros Port) till 31/10/2018

You can find schedules for all above ferry routes from Kyllini and Patras to the Ionian islands on www.danae.gr and book online.

Ferry routes to the Sporades Islands from Volos & Agios Konstantinos

Volos and Agios Konstantinos serve ferry routes to the Sporades group of islands (Skiathos, Skopelos, Alonissos, etc.). These ports are a few hours drive from Athens on the East coast of Greece and can be reached by car or bus.

ANES Ferries
Vessel Ferry Route Period
Proteas Volos to Skiathos, Skopelos, Alonissos till 09/09/2018
Aegean Flying Dolphins
Vessel Ferry Route Period
Erato Volos to Skiathos, Skopelos, Alonissos till 18/3/2018
Hellenic Seaways
Vessel Ferry Route Period
Flyingcat 5 Ag.Konstantinos to Skiathos, Skopelos, Alonissos 25/05/18-30/09/18
(Mon-Tue-Wed-Thu)
      Flyingcat 5   Volos to Skiathos, Skopelos, Alonissos  25/05/18-30/09/18
(Fri-Sat-Sun)
Express Skiathos   Volos to Skiathos, Skopelos, Alonissos
(pending)
   10/03/18-28/05/18

You can find schedules for all above ferry routes from Volos and Agios Konstantinos to the Sporades islands on www.danae.gr and book online.

Small Cyclades ferry route with the Express Skopelitis

The Express Skopelitis by Mikres Kyklades serves the route connecting Naxos to Amorgos with stops on all the small islands in between like Koufonisia, Schinousa, Donoussa and Heraklia.

Small Cyclades Lines (Mikres Kyklades)
Vessel Ferry Route Period
Express Skopelitis Naxos, Heraklia, Schinoussa, Koufonisia, Donoussa, Amorgos till 28/2/2018

You can find schedules for all above ferry routes from Naxos to Amorgos and the Small Cyclades Islands on www.danae.gr and book online.