Milos ferries connect Cyclades Islands with Crete, Dodecanese Islands & Athens with crossings available to Thira, Anafi, Serifos, Sifnos, Ios, Sikinos, Folegandros, Kimolos, Kythnos, Naxos, Katapola, Koufonissi, Mykonos, Syros, Paros & Kea (in Cyclades Islands), Heraklion & Sitia (in Crete), Karpathos, Kasos, Rhodes, Chalki & Diafani (in Dodecanese Islands) & Piraeus & Lavrio (in Athens). Sailings from Milos are operated by numerous ferry companies.
There are up to 50 ferry crossings daily from Milos with sailing durations starting from 30 minutes. Our Milos ferry summary provides a good guide but for the latest sailing information use our fare search.
Laying to the south of Greece, Milos is one of the many Greek Islands that are a popular destination for holidaymakers. The only ferry route from Milos is to Piraeus, another Greek Island, with crossings lasting from just over two hours to over six hours, and running several times per week.
After visiting the uniquely colourful and engrossing rock formations stretching across the shores of the island, it is easy to see why Milos is regarded as ‘The Island of Colours’. The volcanic island has become a hotbed of tourism over the past few years, with the ancient buildings near the luxurious beaches proving to be an alluring combination. For couples looking for a romantic getaway, Milos is the perfect place; myriad of beautiful walking trails are lined across the land, offering views of idyllic sunsets and glorious surroundings.
For a historical experience, the museums are a worthwhile way to spend an afternoon, especially on the rare occasion when the weather isn’t as warm as usual. To witness the beautiful aesthetics Milos has to offer, head to the impressive Ancient Theatre, which lays in the Ancient City of Fylakopi. The whole experience in the Ancient City of Fylakopi is fascinating, and to continue the historical theme, the Catacombs of Tripiti Village portray the traditional values of the island.
There is a relative lack of public transport on Milos, so by car or taxi may be the best way to get around. Taxis are readily available throughout the island, though it may be best advised to negotiate a price before entry.
If you’re looking to spend a night at or near Milos Ferry port before or after your trip or if you are looking for accommodation for your entire stay, please visit our Milos Accommodation page for the best accommodation prices and one of the largest selections available online!