Piraeus to Thira Ferry

Connecting the port city of Piraeus in Greece with the island of Santorini in the Cyclades Islands, this ferry route is one of the most popular routes that connects the mainland of Greece with the Cyclades Isles. From the city of Piraeus, which is a part of the Athens urban area, and is the biggest port not only in Greece, but also in all of Europe, and is known for its maritime links, as well as architecture and good links to the rest of Greece, to the island of Santorini, one of the most relaxed yet lively islands within the Cyclades, known for its dramatic landscapes, including towering mountains, lush hills, and colourful beaches, and has a fun and friendly atmosphere no matter what time of year you are travelling. With up to 56 ferries running weekly on this route, provided by 5 different ferry operators, so there are many ways to travel on this route, so book now with Direct Ferries, to find the best ferry at the best price for you.

Piraeus to Santorini sailing durations and frequency may vary from season to season, and from month to month, so we’d advise doing a live check to get the most up to date information.

Piraeus - Thira Ferry Operators

  • Blue Star Ferries
    • 16 Sailings Weekly 5 hr 25 min
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  • Anek Lines
  • Zante Ferries
    • 3 Sailings Weekly 9 hr 35 min
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  • SeaJets
    • 4 Sailings Daily 4 hr 38 min
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  • Golden Star Ferries
    • 7 Sailings Weekly 5 hr 30 min
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Piraeus Thira Average Prices

Prices shown represent the average one way price paid by our customers. The most common booking on the Piraeus Thira route is a car and 2 passengers.

Piraeus Thira Ferry reviews

  • "Very nice"

    One of My best sealing trip on ferry. Betteer way than airplane, to see Cyclades

    'Maciej' travelled Piraeus Thira (Santorini) with Blue Star Ferries on Blue Star Delos

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  • "Brilliant "

    Great way to travel to see other islands you’re not visiting; felt almost like a cruise! The e-tickets also worked very well, saving us carrying papers whilst we were traveling.

    'Jemima' travelled Piraeus Thira (Santorini) with Golden Star Ferries on Supercat

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  • "great service"

    good ship

    'Rohit' travelled Piraeus Thira (Santorini) with Blue Star Ferries on Blue Star Delos

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  • "Love Blue Star !"

    Friendly staff, modern facilities, good selection of food and drink on board. We were impressed by the seamanship of the captain and crew. We left Piraeus on time and arrived at Thira on time. We are looking forward to using Blue Star again soon.

    'Dianne' travelled Piraeus Thira (Santorini) with Blue Star Ferries on Blue Star Delos

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Piraeus to Santorini Ferry Schedule

The ferry schedule for this route has up to 56 ferries running per week, provided by 5 different ferry operators, so there is not one single ferry timetable on offer here. Indeed, ferry timetables can be affected by many different factors, such as seasonal changes, changes to the ferry route, changes made by the ferry operators, and other such factors, but here at Direct Ferries, we will always give you the most up-to-date information regarding ferry sailing times, so you can find the best ferry at the best time for you.

How long does the Ferry to Santorini from Piraeus take?

Ferry sail durations on this ferry route can take anywhere between 4 hours and 40 minutes, to 5 hours and 30 minutes, to 7 hours and 45 minutes, to 9 hours and 35 minutes, and this variation can be caused for several reasons. These can include changes to the ferry route, changes made by the ferry operators, and external factors such as weather conditions at the time of sail, so be sure to check before you book, what your expected sail time will be.

Piraeus to Santorini Ferry Prices

How much the ferry to Santorini from Piraeus will cost is defined by many aspects, such as what time of year you are travelling, which ferry route you are travelling on, which ferry operator you are travelling with, how you are travelling, and so on, so there are multiple ferry fares on offer here. Instead, we recommend looking at the above graph, to see our monthly fare averages, check out our useful fare finder tool, to find the best ferry at the best price for you, and be sure to sign up to our email newsletter, to be the first to hear about our latest deals and offers.

Can I take my Car on the Ferry to Santorini from Piraeus?

You are currently able to bring your car with you on this ferry route.