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Ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Karlovassi

There are approximately 5 weekly sailings between Athens (Piraeus) to Karlovassi. This ferry route is operated by Hellenic Seaways. Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and availability for Athens (Piraeus) Karlovassi ferries.

Ferry times from Athens (Piraeus) to Karlovassi

Athens (Piraeus) Karlovassi ferry sailings typically depart from Athens (Piraeus) at around 07:15. The average sailing time is approximately 8h 53m.

Ferry prices from Athens (Piraeus) to Karlovassi

Athens (Piraeus) Karlovassi ferry prices typically range between $159* and $731*. The average price is typically $362*. The cheapest Athens (Piraeus) Karlovassi ferry prices start from $80*. The average price for a foot passenger is $260*. The average price for a car is $594*.

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

How far is Athens (Piraeus) to Karlovassi?

The distance between Athens (Piraeus) to Karlovassi is approximately 210.3 miles (338.5km) or 182.8 nautical miles for the mariners!

Can I travel by car on the Athens (Piraeus) Karlovassi ferry?

Yes, Hellenic Seaways allow cars on board for ferries between Athens (Piraeus) and Karlovassi. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Athens (Piraeus) and Karlovassi.

Can I travel as a foot passenger from Athens (Piraeus) to Karlovassi?

Yes, foot passengers can travel with Hellenic Seaways between Athens (Piraeus) and Karlovassi.

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Athens (Piraeus) - Karlovassi Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 1
Operators Hellenic Seaways
Average Price $362*
Average Weekly Sailings 5
Average Sailing Duration 8h 53m
Fastest Sailing Duration 8h 20m
First Ferry 07:15
Last Ferry 16:00
Distance 182 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 Piraeus to Karlovassi?

The typical crossing time for ferries from Piraeus to Karlovassi is approximately 8h 20m. However, please keep in mind that sailing duration might change depending on what season you choose to travel.

How much is the ferry from Piraeus to Karlovassi?

The average price of a ferry from Piraeus to Karlovassi is approximately $362. However, please remember that the price of a ferry from Piraeus to Karlovassi can differ depending on the season. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Piraeus to Karlovassi?

There is 1 ferry operator for Piraeus to Karlovassi and this is
  • Hellenic Seaways

How can I book ferry tickets from Piraeus to Karlovassi?

Ferries from Piraeus to Karlovassi 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 Piraeus to Karlovassi?

Yes, you can currently travel as a foot passenger onboard the ferries from Piraeus to Karlovassi with
  • Hellenic Seaways

Can you take your car on the ferry from Piraeus to Karlovassi?

Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Piraeus to Karlovassi with the following operators
  • Hellenic Seaways

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Piraeus to Karlovassi?

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
  • Hellenic Seaways

How far is Karlovassi from Piraeus?

Piraeus to Karlovassi is approximately 182 nautical miles distance apart.

Athens (Piraeus) Guide

The port city of Piraeus in Greece lies on the Saronic Gulf in the Attica region of the country and forms part of the Athens urban area, with the centre of Athens located some 12 km from the port. The centre of Piraeus is generally congested with traffic and tends not to be place where tourists would go. The area has many of the facilities you would expect of a non-tourist town: banks, public buildings, pedestrian areas, shopping streets and the like. The area around Zea Marina and Mikrolimano Harbour are perhaps the most attractive part of Piraeus and have a good selection of restaurants, cafes and bars.

Piraeus is Greece's main port and the largest in Europe and the third largest in the world. Unsurprisingly, it is the hub of Greece's maritime industries and the base for its merchant navy. Having recently undergone a refurbishment, facilities at the port have improved and include ATM's, bureau de change, restaurants, cafes, bars and a number of travel agencies selling ferry tickets. destinations served by the port include the island of Crete, the Cyclades Islands, the Dodecanese Islands, the eastern parts of Greece and parts of the northern and eastern Aegean Sea.

Karlovassi Guide

The tourist resort and port of Karlovassi is one of the most popular towns on the Greek island of Samos which lies in the north Aegean Sea. The island has a rich history and was home to the mathematician, Pythagoras, the astronomer Aristarchus and the philosopher Epicurus. The town is an important trading hub for the Aegean region and was home to a significant naval fleet in ancient history.

The town is in the north of the island and up until the 20th century it was perhaps best known for its tobacco manufacturing and tannery. A popular attraction in the town is the Tannery Museum which shows the town's long history in tannery which stretches back to ancient times. On display in the museum are tools and methods of leather processing and also the locations of the many tanneries that were located on Samos during the 20th century. There are some fine examples of neoclassical mansions in the town which can be seen alongside the remains of large stone factories at the "Ormos" seaside.

Ferries operating from the town's port depart to Piraeus, Chios, Fournoi, Agios Kirikos, Evdilos, Syros and Kavala.

Piraeus to Karlovassi Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 5/13/2024 and 5/19/2024

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Hellenic Seaways 15:00 00:25 9 hours 25 minutes Sat
Hellenic Seaways 16:00 01:10 9 hours 10 minutes Tue
Hellenic Seaways 16:00 01:45 9 hours 45 minutes Wed

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