Athens (Piraeus)
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Athens to Milos Ferry

The Athens to Milos ferry route is provided by 5 operators and runs all year round. The ferry crossing from Athens to Milos is approximately 4 hours on ferries servicing this route. Athens to Milos ferry duration can range between 2 hours 40 minutes and 6 hours 35 minutes depending on the operator you are sailing with.

Athens to Milos Ferry Schedule

On average there are 37 weekly ferry sailings from Athens to Milos. Minoan Lines provide 4 weekly sailings, Anek Lines provide 1 weekly sailing, Aegean Speed Lines provide 7 weekly sailings, Zante Ferries provide 4 weekly sailings and SeaJets provide up to 3 sailings per day. Please keep in mind that ferry timetables usually increase during the high season.

Athens to Milos Ferry Time

The first ferry departs around 07:40 and the last ferry departs at around 15:50. Ferry schedules can vary by operator and season.

High Speed Ferry Athens to Milos

The fastest ferry from Athens to Milos is with SeaJets in 2 hours and 40 minutes.

Can I reserve a cabin on the ferry from Athens to Milos?

Yes, there are cabins available on the Athens to Milos ferry with Aegean Sea Lines and Anek Lines. Choose from a range of accommodation onboard including 4 berth ensuite cabins.

Can I bring pets on ferries from Athens to Milos?

Yes, all operators running this ferry service allow pets onboard. SeaJets provide pet-friendly cabins, which can comfortably accommodate up to 2 pets weighing a total of 30 kilograms. Please also ensure that your pet has been fully vaccinated before travelling and that you have proof with a health certificate.

How much luggage can I bring on the Athens Milos ferry?

Passengers travelling with SeaJets can take up to 50 kilograms of luggage per person. Those travelling with Minoan Lines can take up to 2 pieces of luggage and a bag. While those travelling with Zante Ferries can take up to 40 kilograms of luggage per person free of charge.

Athens to Milos Ferry Price

The ferry price from Athens to Milos can range between $117 and $482 depending on the operator, season and whether you are travelling with a vehicle. The average price of a foot passenger is $286, prices can range between $117 and $405. The average price with a car is $501. Car prices can range between $250 and $748. Prices may vary for other vehicle types. All ferry prices can vary from season to season.

Prices subject to change, pricing representative of searches over last 30 days.

Cheap Ferry to Milos

Find cheap ferry tickets using our deal finder. It is recommended to book in advance for the best possible prices and availability. The cheapest ferry tickets are typically available during off peak, outside of the high season. Please visit our special offers page to stay updated with all the latest discounts. There is an alternative ferry to Milos if it better suits your journey including the Santorini to Milos ferry.

For more information, please visit our Ferries from Athens to Cyclades Islands page.
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Athens (Piraeus) - Milos Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 7
Operators Aegean Sea Lines, Aegean Speed Lines, Anek Lines, Minoan Lines, Sea Speed Ferries, SeaJets & Zante Ferries
Average Price $236*
Average Daily Sailings 3
Average Weekly Sailings 20
Average Sailing Duration 4h 16m
Fastest Sailing Duration 2h 35m
First Ferry 06:45
Last Ferry 22:30
Distance 82 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2023-08-01.

Most popular questions

  • How long is the ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Milos?

    The typical crossing time for ferries from Athens (Piraeus) to Milos is approximately 5h. However, please keep in mind that sailing duration might change depending on what season you choose to travel.
  • How much is the ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Milos?

    The average price of a ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Milos is approximately $242. However, please remember that the price of a ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Milos can differ depending on the season.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Athens (Piraeus) to Milos?

    There are currently 6 popular ferry operators travelling from Athens (Piraeus) to Milos. The following operators that provide this service are
    • Anek Lines
    • Aegean Speed Lines
    • SeaJets
    • Zante Ferries
    • Minoan Lines
    • Aegean Sea Lines
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Athens (Piraeus) to Milos?

    Ferries from Athens (Piraeus) to Milos 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.
  • How far is Milos from Athens (Piraeus)?

    Athens (Piraeus) to Milos is approximately 82 nautical miles distance apart.

Athens Ferry Port

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 sprawl. 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.

Passengers arriving at Piraeus ferry port can expect to find a huge range of facilities including cafes, restaurants, duty free shops, ATMs, currency exchange offices and lounges. There is also the X96 bus which transports passengers between gates E1 to E9 throughout the day as well as taxi ranks.

As the Piraeus port is situated only 12km southwest of Athens city centre, you can easily get there via car or public transport. Simply follow Line 1 (Green Line) for approximately 30 minutes until you arrive at Monastiraki station. There is also the 040-bus available from Syntagma Square, which will take you within walking distance of the passenger terminals. Please head in the direction of gates E1 to E10 upon arrival in order to locate your ferry.

Athens (Piraeus) to Milos Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 9/25/2023 and 10/1/2023

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Zante Ferries 06:45 14:00 7 hours 15 minutes Sun
Aegean Sea Lines 08:10 15:10 7 hours Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat, Sun
SeaJets 09:00 12:25 3 hours 25 minutes Mon, Thu, Fri, Sun
SeaJets 09:15 12:40 3 hours 25 minutes Sat
Zante Ferries 14:55 22:05 7 hours 10 minutes Tue, Thu
Zante Ferries 14:55 22:35 7 hours 40 minutes Sat

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