Sitia ferries connect Crete with Dodecanese Islands, Cyclades Islands & Athens with crossings available to Heraklion (in Crete), Karpathos, Kasos, Rhodes, Chalki & Diafani (in Dodecanese Islands), Milos, Thira & Anafi (in Cyclades Islands) & Piraeus (in Athens). Sailings from Sitia are operated by numerous ferry companies.
There are up to 10 ferry crossings daily from Sitia with sailing durations starting from 2 hours 45 minutes. Our Sitia ferry summary provides a good guide but for the latest sailing information use our fare search.
Sitia can be found on the east side of the Geek island Crete.
With a population of around 9000, Sitia is a pretty town with a very pleasant sea front lined with cafés and tavernas. It is not really built for tourists even though you will see plenty of them around.