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Ferry from Kalymnos to Lipsi

Typically 1 daily ferry sailing run between Kalymnos to Lipsi. 2 operators sail this route Blue Star Ferries & Dodekanisos Seaways. Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and availability for Kalymnos Lipsi ferries.

Ferry times from Kalymnos to Lipsi

The earliest Kalymnos Lipsi ferry sailings typically depart Kalymnos at around 01:35. The average sailing time is approximately 1h 22m and the fastest sailing time is approximately 1h 10m.

Ferry prices from Kalymnos to Lipsi

Kalymnos Lipsi ferry prices typically range between $17* and $112*. The average price is typically $52*. The cheapest Kalymnos Lipsi ferry prices start from $9*. The average price for a foot passenger is $52*.

Pricing will vary depending on number of passengers, vehicle type, route and sailing times.

How far is Kalymnos to Lipsi?

The distance between Kalymnos to Lipsi is approximately 26.4 miles (42.5km) or 22.9 nautical miles for the mariners!

Can I travel by car on the Kalymnos Lipsi ferry?

No ferry operators currently do not allow cars to travel onboard between Kalymnos and Lipsi.

Can I travel as a foot passenger from Kalymnos to Lipsi?

Yes, foot passengers can travel with Blue Star Ferries, Dodekanisos Seaways between Kalymnos and Lipsi.

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Kalymnos - Lipsi Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 2
Operators Blue Star Ferries & Dodekanisos Seaways
Average Price $52*
Average Daily Sailings 1
Average Weekly Sailings 8
Average Sailing Duration 1h 22m
Fastest Sailing Duration 1h 10m
First Ferry 01:35
Last Ferry 22:50
Distance 22 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2024-04-02.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Kalymnos to Lipsi?

The typical crossing time for ferries from Kalymnos to Lipsi is approximately 1h 17m. However, please keep in mind that sailing duration might change depending on what season you choose to travel.

How much is the ferry from Kalymnos to Lipsi?

The average price of a ferry from Kalymnos to Lipsi is approximately $53. However, please remember that the price of a ferry from Kalymnos to Lipsi can differ depending on the season. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Kalymnos to Lipsi?

There are currently 2 popular ferry operators travelling from Kalymnos to Lipsi. The following operators that provide this service are
  • Dodekanisos Seaways
  • Blue Star Ferries

How can I book ferry tickets from Kalymnos to Lipsi?

Ferries from Kalymnos to Lipsi are available for booking through our deal finder. Please also visit our offers page to stay updated with all the latest ferry offers on this route.

Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Kalymnos to Lipsi?

Yes, you can currently travel as a foot passenger onboard the ferries from Kalymnos to Lipsi with
  • Dodekanisos Seaways
  • Blue Star Ferries

Can you take your car on the ferry from Kalymnos to Lipsi?

Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Kalymnos to Lipsi with the following operators
  • Dodekanisos Seaways
  • Blue Star Ferries

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Kalymnos to Lipsi?

Yes, passengers are allowed to bring their pets onboard this ferry service. However, you may require a pet passport and other documentation to take your furry companion with you. The following operators currently allow pets on their ferries
  • Dodekanisos Seaways
  • Blue Star Ferries

How far is Lipsi from Kalymnos?

Kalymnos to Lipsi is approximately 22 nautical miles distance apart.

Kalymnos Guide

Forming part of the Dodecanese group of islands, the Greek island of Kalymnos lies in the south east Aegean Sea, to the west of the Bodrum Peninsular between the Greek islands of Kos and Leros. Kos is around 12 km to the south of Kalymnos and Leros is around 2 km to the north. After the islands of Kos and Rhodes, Kalymnos is the third most populous island in the Dodecanese and is known for its affluent population.

The island's terrain is characterised by many mountains and a coastline littered with sheltered coves which make it the perfect destination for a sailing holiday. The island has also been referred to as the "Sponge divers island" because sponge diving has taken place in the islands crystal clear waters for many years. The trade in sponges has brought a significant amount of wealth to the island and has made it famous throughout the Mediterranean.

The island's capital is called Pothia and is also home to the island's port. It is a colourful town that is spread out over the foot and slopes of two hills and the valley between them. There are regular ferry services to Piraeus, Rhodes, Samos and to the other islands in the Dodecanese and the Cyclades.

Lipsi Guide

Lipsi is a Greek island that is one of the Dodecanese group of islands and lies between the island of Patmos and the island of Leros. The island, which can trace its history back to prehistoric times, is the largest island among a complex of smaller islands and islets and collectively form part of the Natura network. The island as we know it today was founded in 1669 by a Cretan named Illias and was later officially united with Greece in 1948. Popular attractions on the island include the Church of Aghios Ioannis, Theologos which is located next to the Town Hall and Museum. Contained within the church you can see the icon of Panaghia the Mavri (the Black Madonna) which dates back to around 1500. Also of interest to visitors is the Ecclesiastical Folklore Museum which contains some ecclesiastical relics and a small archaeological collection. Also of interest is the Panaghia of Haros, which dates back to 1600, which is situated around 1.5 km from Lipsi Town and is where you can see the only icon in Greece depicting the Virgin Mary holding the Crucified Jesus in her arms instead of the infant Jesus.

Kalymnos to Lipsi Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 6/10/2024 and 6/16/2024

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Dodekanisos Seaways 11:05 12:15 1 hour 10 minutes Fri, Sat
Dodekanisos Seaways 11:10 12:30 1 hour 20 minutes Tue
Dodekanisos Seaways 11:20 12:40 1 hour 20 minutes Mon, Thu, Sun
Dodekanisos Seaways 13:35 14:45 1 hour 10 minutes Mon, Sat
Dodekanisos Seaways 15:35 16:45 1 hour 10 minutes Fri
Dodekanisos Seaways 16:20 17:30 1 hour 10 minutes Sun
Blue Star Ferries 22:00 00:15 2 hours 15 minutes Thu
Blue Star Ferries 22:50 00:15 1 hour 25 minutes Sat
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