Symi
Rhodes
Ferries to Dodecanese Islands
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Ferry from Symi (Simi) to Rhodes

The Symi Rhodes ferry route connects two very popular tourist destinations in the Dodecanese Islands and is currently available to book with 5 ferry operators throughout the year. Blue Star Ferries provide 4 weekly sailings, Dodekanisos Seaways provide 5 weekly sailings, Anes Ferries provide up to 8 weekly sailings, Sea Dreams provide up to 14 weekly sailings and Sebeco Lines provide up to 3 sailings per day. Blue Star Ferries offer the fastest ferry crossing time in around 1 hour, making it a perfect way of travelling to the largest of the Dodecanese Islands.

Unfortunately, there is not a high speed ferry from Symi to Rhodes. However, conventional ferries are still able to transport passengers in a quick time, reaching speeds of up to 21 knots.

Choose between 52 ferries from Symi to Rhodes each week with up to 8 sailings departing per day. Passengers are welcome to bring their cars onboard this ferry service. However, please note that only 1 vehicle is allowed per booking.

Prices for the ferry to Rhodes from Symi might change depending on the season you wish to travel. 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 ferry discounts.

Symi to Rhodes 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.

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Symi (Simi) - Rhodes Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 5
Operators Anes Ferries, Blue Star Ferries, Dodekanisos Seaways, Sea Dreams & Sebeco Lines
Average Price $44*
Average Daily Sailings 5
Average Weekly Sailings 38
Average Sailing Duration 1h 14m
Fastest Sailing Duration 45m
First Ferry 04:30
Last Ferry 18:30
Distance 25 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 Symi to Rhodes?

    The typical crossing time for ferries from Symi to Rhodes is approximately 1h 06m. However, please keep in mind that sailing duration might change depending on what season you choose to travel.
  • How much is the ferry from Symi to Rhodes?

    The average price of a ferry from Symi to Rhodes is approximately $37. However, please remember that the price of a ferry from Symi to Rhodes can differ depending on the season. Price exclusive of booking fees.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Symi to Rhodes?

    There are currently 5 popular ferry operators travelling from Symi to Rhodes. The following operators that provide this service are
    • Dodekanisos Seaways
    • Blue Star Ferries
    • Sea Dreams
    • Anes Ferries
    • Sebeco Lines
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Symi to Rhodes?

    Ferries from Symi to Rhodes 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 Symi to Rhodes?

    Yes, you can currently travel as a foot passenger onboard the ferries from Symi to Rhodes with
    • Dodekanisos Seaways
    • Blue Star Ferries
    • Sea Dreams
    • Anes Ferries
    • Sebeco Lines
  • Can you take your car on the ferry from Symi to Rhodes?

    Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Symi to Rhodes with the following operators
    • Dodekanisos Seaways
    • Blue Star Ferries
    • Anes Ferries
  • Can you bring pets on the ferry from Symi to Rhodes?

    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
    • Dodekanisos Seaways
    • Blue Star Ferries
    • Anes Ferries
  • How far is Rhodes from Symi?

    Symi to Rhodes is approximately 25 nautical miles distance apart.

Symi to Rhodes Ferry Schedule

The ferry schedule for this ferry route has up to 34 ferries running per week, provided by 3 ferry operators, with Blue Star Ferries having 1 ferry running per week, Dodekanisos Seaways providing 12 ferries per week, and Anes Lines providing 3 ferries per day, so there is not one single ferry timetable available here. Indeed, ferry timetables for this ferry route can be affected by many different factors, such as seasonal changes, changes to the ferry route, changes made by the ferry operators, and so on, but here at Direct Ferries, we will always give you the most up-to-date information regarding ferry sailings, so you can find the best ferry at the best time for you.


How long does the Ferry to Rhodes from Symi take?

Ferry sail durations on this ferry route can take between 10 minutes, to 50 minutes, to 1 hour, to 1 hour and 15 minutes, to 1 hour and 50 minutes, to 2 hours, and this variation is caused by numerous reasons. These can include changes to the ferry route, changes made by the ferry operator, different 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.


Symi to Rhodes Ferry Prices

How much the ferry to Rhodes from Symi will cost is defined by many separate factors, 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 other such factors, 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 handy 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 Rhodes from Symi?

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


Symi to Rhodes Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 2/19/2024 and 2/25/2024


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Blue Star Ferries 05:00 07:10 2 hours 10 minutes Tue
Blue Star Ferries 07:35 09:45 2 hours 10 minutes Thu
Blue Star Ferries 07:45 09:55 2 hours 10 minutes Sat
Dodekanisos Seaways 16:25 18:15 1 hour 50 minutes Mon
Dodekanisos Seaways 16:30 18:20 1 hour 50 minutes Tue
Dodekanisos Seaways 17:35 19:25 1 hour 50 minutes Sat, Sun

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