Astypalea
Nisyros
Ferry to Dodecanese Islands
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Ferry from Astypalea to Nisyros

2 operators sail this route Blue Star Ferries & Dodekanisos Seaways and runs throughout the year. Astypalea Nisyros ferries cost between £16 and £54, depending on ticket details. Prices exclude any service fees. Ferry timetables change seasonally use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and availability for Astypalea Nisyros ferries.

Astypalea Nisyros Ferry Times

The first Astypalea Nisyros ferry typically departs from Astypalea at around 02:20. The last ferry usually departs at 20:45.

How long is the ferry from Astypalea to Nisyros?

Astypalea Nisyros Ferry sail durations on this ferry route can take around 4h 3m. The fastest sailings are approximately 2h 50m. Sailing times can vary, durations often differ between ferry operators and can be impacted by weather conditions.

Astypalea Nisyros Ferry Operator Schedules

There is 1 weekly sailing from Astypalea to Nisyros provided by Blue Star Ferries & Dodekanisos Seaways. Timetables can change from season to season.

Astypalea Nisyros Ferry Prices

Astypalea Nisyros ferry prices typically range between £16* and £54*. The average price is typically £31*. The cheapest Astypalea Nisyros ferry prices start from £9*. The average price for a foot passenger is £31*.

Pricing will vary depending on number of passengers, vehicle type, route and sailing times. Prices exclude service fees.

How far is it from Astypalea to Nisyros?

The distance between Astypalea to Nisyros is approximately 54.3 miles (87.4km) or 47.2 nautical miles.

Can I travel by car on the Astypalea Nisyros ferry?

No, ferry operators currently do not allow cars to travel on sailings between Astypalea and Nisyros

Can I travel as a foot passenger from Astypalea to Nisyros?

Yes, foot passengers can travel with Blue Star Ferries, Dodekanisos Seaways between Astypalea and Nisyros.

Can I take my pet on the ferry from Astypalea to Nisyros?

Pets are allowed on ferries travelling from Astypalea to Nisyros with Blue Star Ferries. Please also note that your pet may have to stay in the vehicle during the journey unless the ferry operator supplies pet accommodation.

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Astypalea - Nisyros Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 2
Operators Blue Star Ferries & Dodekanisos Seaways
Average Price £31*
Average Weekly Sailings 1
Average Sailing Duration 4h 3m
Fastest Sailing Duration 2h 50m
First Ferry 02:20
Last Ferry 20:45
Distance 47 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2024-04-02.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Astypalea to Nisyros?

The ferry crossing time from Astypalea to Nisyros is approximately 4h 05m. Sailing durations may vary from season to season and by operator so we’d advise doing a live check.

How much is the ferry from Astypalea to Nisyros?

Astypalea to Nisyros ferry price can differ depending on the season. The average price of a ferry from Astypalea to Nisyros is £32. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Astypalea to Nisyros?

There are 2 popular ferry operators for Astypalea to Nisyros. These are
  • Blue Star Ferries
  • Dodekanisos Seaways

How can I book ferry tickets from Astypalea to Nisyros?

Book ferries from Astypalea to Nisyros through our deal finder and check our offers page to view the latest ferry offers.

How far is Nisyros from Astypalea?

The distance between Astypalea to Nisyros is approximately 47 nautical Miles.

Astypalea Nisyros Ferry reviews

  • "Great way to travel"

    We just love these ferries, visiting various islands is possible with ease and comfort.

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  • "Tilos to Rhodes ferry - diagrams blue star ferry"

    Have got to say it was an enjoyable way to leave dream island. The ship and its facilities were first class.

    'Diagoras' travelled on Diagoras

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  • "Holiday"

    Perfect.

    'Diagoras' travelled on Diagoras

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  • "Great trip"

    The Diagoras is a large modern comfortable ferry. We were only on it for three and a half hours so cannot comment on cabins, but the corridors all looked immaculate. We had a lovely dinner in the dining room and a very pleasant trip from Rhodes to Tilos.

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Astypalea Guide

Forming one of the Dodecanese group of islands, the Greek island of Astypalea is located in the south eastern Aegean Sea. It is one of 12 islands that make up the Dodecanese and is around 18 km long and 13 km wide, at its widest point. The island's coast is rather rocky with a number of pebble beaches. The island it separated into two sections by a narrow strip of land, roughly 100 m wide, at Sterno. The island's capital and main harbour is the town of Astypalea, or Chora as the locals call it. A new harbour has been constructed at Agios Andreas where ferry connections to Piraeus and the other islands of the Dodecanese can be found.

The island is connected to the port of Piraeus and also to the other islands in the Dodecanese, the Cycladic islands and to Crete. The journey to the island will either be by a conventional ferry of by Highspeed ferry depending on the day of travel and the ferry company you choose to travel with. Journey times to the island are between 10-12 hours by conventional ferry or 6-9 hours by Highspeed ferry.


Nisyros Guide

The Greek island of Nisyros is one of the Dodecanese group of islands and lies in the Aegean Sea, between the island of Kos and the island of Tilos. Nisyros is regarded as one of the most beautiful islands in the region and is largely untouched by tourism. The island, which has a coastline of around 28 km, was created, according to mythology, during the war between Gods and Giants where Poseidon chased the Giant Polyvotis down to Kos, cut a part of it and threw it to his enemy, sinking him forever in to the bottom of the Aegean Sea. This rock is Nisyros and the volcano's eruptions are said to be the angry breathing of the defeated Giant.

The island's capital, and home to the island's port, is Mandraki and is one of the largest villages on Nisyros. Mandraki is characterised by charming cobblestoned streets and squares and typical Greek whitewashed two storeyed houses complete with wooden balconies. The nightlife is not very intense but you will surely have a good time in the village where there are little tavernas and some bars to enjoy.

It can be reached by ferry from Piraeus, Kos and Rhodes.


Astypalea to Nisyros Ferry Timetables

Ferry Timetables between 20/05/2024 and 26/05/2024


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Dodekanisos Seaways 13:45 16:35 2 hours 50 minutes Thu
Blue Star Ferries 20:30 01:35 5 hours 5 minutes Mon

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