Nisyros
Symi
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Ferry from Nisyros to Symi (Simi)

Typically 1 daily ferry sailing run between Nisyros to Symi (Simi). This ferry route is operated by Blue Star Ferries. Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and availability for Nisyros Symi (Simi) ferries.

Ferry times from Nisyros to Symi (Simi)

Nisyros Symi (Simi) ferry sailings typically depart from Nisyros at around 01:50. The average sailing time is approximately 2h 42m.

Ferry prices from Nisyros to Symi (Simi)

Nisyros Symi (Simi) ferry prices typically range between $22* and $23*. The average price is typically $24*. The cheapest Nisyros Symi (Simi) ferry prices start from $23*. The average price for a foot passenger is $23*. The average price for a car is $41*.

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

How far is Nisyros to Symi (Simi)?

The distance between Nisyros to Symi (Simi) is approximately 48.7 miles (78.3km) or 42.3 nautical miles for the mariners!

Can I travel by car on the Nisyros Symi (Simi) ferry?

Yes, Blue Star Ferries allow cars on board for ferries between Nisyros and Symi (Simi). Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Nisyros and Symi (Simi).

Can I travel as a foot passenger from Nisyros to Symi (Simi)?

Yes, foot passengers can travel with Blue Star Ferries between Nisyros and Symi (Simi).

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Nisyros - Symi (Simi) Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 1
Operators Blue Star Ferries
Average Price $24*
Average Weekly Sailings 1
Average Sailing Duration 2h 42m
Fastest Sailing Duration 2h 30m
First Ferry 01:50
Last Ferry 04:30
Distance 42 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 Nisyros to Symi?

The typical crossing time for ferries from Nisyros to Symi is approximately 2h 30m. However, please keep in mind that sailing duration might change depending on what season you choose to travel.

How much is the ferry from Nisyros to Symi?

The average price of a ferry from Nisyros to Symi is approximately $24. However, please remember that the price of a ferry from Nisyros to Symi can differ depending on the season. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Nisyros to Symi?

There is 1 ferry operator for Nisyros to Symi and this is
  • Blue Star Ferries

How can I book ferry tickets from Nisyros to Symi?

Ferries from Nisyros to Symi 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 Nisyros to Symi?

Yes, you can currently travel as a foot passenger onboard the ferries from Nisyros to Symi with
  • Blue Star Ferries

Can you take your car on the ferry from Nisyros to Symi?

Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Nisyros to Symi with the following operators
  • Blue Star Ferries

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Nisyros to Symi?

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
  • Blue Star Ferries

How far is Symi from Nisyros?

Nisyros to Symi is approximately 42 nautical miles distance apart.

Nisyros Guide

Located in the Dodecanese group of islands in the Aegean Sea, the island of Nisyros lies between the neighbouring islands of Kos and Tilos. The island's coast has a few sandy beaches, which are generally located in the north east part of the island, but generally the Nisyros coastline is characterised by rocky or pebbled beaches. The island's volcano is active but luckily for tourists it is not erupting and Fumaroles can be found at the craters. According to Greek mythology, the island was formed when Poseidon cut off a part of Kos and threw it onto the giant Polybotes to stop him from escaping. Fifth century ancient walls, which were originally part of the acropolis on the island, can be found near Mandraki and the island's ancient name was Porphyris.

From the island's port there are conventional and high speed ferry services that generally depart to the other islands of the Dodecanese. There are also services to the Cycladic islands and also to Crete, but usually via another island.


Symi Guide

The Greek island of Symi is one of the Southern Dodecanese and is located to the north of the island of Rhodes and is close to the coast of south west Turkey. The island is around 13 km in length, north to south, and about 8 km east to west and has a total land area of around 70 sq. km. The four main areas on the island are Yialos, which is where the island's main harbour is located, Chorio is the top town, Pedi Bay is the valley that is located below Chorio and Nimborios is the bay and settlement that lies to the north of Yialos. Also on the island is the small village of Marathounda and the Monastery at Panormitis.

There are a number of popular sites across the island and includes a number of old churches and monasteries with one worth visiting being the Church of Constantinos and Eleni on the southern slopes of the Vigla which has lovely gardens and terraces. Also on the island, and built by the Knights of St. John in the 14th century, is the Monastery of the Archangel Michael at Roukouniotis which was built on the site of a 5th century monastery, which itself was built on the site of a pre-Christian temple.


Nisyros to Symi Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 5/20/2024 and 5/26/2024


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Blue Star Ferries 01:50 04:40 2 hours 50 minutes Tue
Blue Star Ferries 04:30 07:30 3 hours Sat

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