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Destination(s) 🇬🇷 Greece
2p+Car+Return in our estimation € 420
Duration 3 Hours
Sailings Up to 6 times per day
Distance 109 miles, 175 km
Operated by Blue Star Ferries, Fast Ferries, Minoan Lines, Seajets
Crossing Athens ⇔ Mykonos

There are four possible ferries that sail from Athens to Mykonos. The fastest possible connection is about 2h and 50 minutes, in general, expect 3 hours for this trip.

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Mykonos ferry

Ferry from Athens to Mykonos

Many websites speak about ‘Piraeus-Mykonos‘ as that is the name of the main harbor of Athens. That is also the harbor where the ferries to Mykonos leave from.

The amount of sailings for this ferry is heavily influenced by the summer season. If you have a tight Greek island-hopping schedule, make sure you book well in advance. If you decide to Island hop, a destination many people take from Mykonos is Mykonos – Paros and of course, Mykonos – Santorini.

StatisticsAthens to Mykonos Ferry
DistanceApproximately 94 nautical miles (174 kilometers)
DurationIt takes around 2.5 to 5.5 hours, depending on the type of ferry and sea conditions.
Ferry FrequencyMultiple sailings per day, especially during the high season.
Ferry OperatorsBlue Star Ferries, SeaJets, Hellenic Seaways, and Fast Ferries.
Ticket PricesTypically range from 25 to 60 euros per person, with additional vehicle fees if applicable.
Our article: Europe's Most Beautiful Ferry Rides includes this route. The ranking of this route was 3rd!

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Which ferry companies sail on this crossing?

This ferry is operated and can be booked by: Seajets, Blue Star Ferries, Fast Ferries and Minoan Lines. Because of these 4 options, it's very interesting to make your booking on a ferry comparison website.

How long does the crossing to Mykonos from Athens (Piraeus) take?

The travel time of the ferry is around 3 hours. Please arrive at least 30 minutes early at the harbor and calculate extra time for check-in and boarding if necessary. How long in advance you need to be present is usually communicated on your ticket or on the website of the ferry operator you sail with.

How often does the Mykonos ferry sail?

Up to 6 times per day. Depending on the season, the number of people on the ferry, and the weather forecast, the ferry company can deviate from the timetable/ferry schedule.

What is the cheapest way to get there?

By using a comparison booking engine you can see the cheapest options rather easily. These are not ferries we would book locally.