Chios
Vathi
Ferry to Samos
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Chios Vathi Ferry

There are approximately 2 weekly sailings between Chios to Vathi. This ferry route is operated by Hellenic Seaways. Ferry timetables change seasonally use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and availability for Chios Vathi ferries.

Chios Vathi Ferry Times

Chios Vathi ferry sailings typically depart from Chios at around 08:50. The average sailing time is approximately 3h 6m.

Chios Vathi Ferry Prices

Chios Vathi ferry prices typically range between £11* and £129*. The average price is typically £49*. The cheapest Chios Vathi ferry prices start from £12*. The average price for a foot passenger is £25*. The average price for a car is £112*.

Pricing will vary depending on number of passengers vehicle type route and sailing times. Pricing is taken from searches over last 30 days last updated 05 July, 2023.

How far is it from Chios to Vathi?

The distance between Chios to Vathi is approximately 68.8 miles (110.8km) or 59.8 nautical miles for the mariners!

Can I travel by car on the Chios Vathi ferry?

Yes, Hellenic Seaways allow cars on board for ferries between Chios and Vathi. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Chios and Vathi.

Can I travel as a foot passenger from Chios to Vathi?

Yes, foot passengers can travel with Hellenic Seaways between Chios and Vathi.

Chios Vathi Ferry Operator Schedules

  • Hellenic Seaways - 2 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings

Chios to Vathi Ferry Alternatives

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Chios - Vathi Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 1
Operators Hellenic Seaways
Average Price £51*
Average Weekly Sailings 2
Average Sailing Duration 3h 10m
Fastest Sailing Duration 2h 35m
First Ferry 08:50
Last Ferry 13:30
Distance 59 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 Chios to Vathi?

    The ferry crossing time from Chios to Vathi is approximately 3h 25m. Sailing durations may vary from season to season and by operator so we’d advise doing a live check.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Chios to Vathi?

    There is 1 ferry operator for Chios to Vathi and this is
    • Hellenic Seaways
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Chios to Vathi?

    Book ferries from Chios to Vathi through our deal finder and check our offers page to view the latest ferry offers.
  • Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Chios to Vathi?

    Yes, you can travel as a foot passenger from Chios to Vathi with
    • Hellenic Seaways
  • Can you take your car on the ferry from Chios to Vathi?

    Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Chios to Vathi with
    • Hellenic Seaways
  • Can you bring pets on the ferry from Chios to Vathi?

    Yes, pets are permitted onboard the ferry. You may need a pet passport. Please read the ferry operators pet guidelines. Currently you can bring pets on ferries with
    • Hellenic Seaways

Chios Vathi Ferry reviews

  • "A great journey"

    A smooth, journey and a restful night's sleep.

    'Ariadne' travelled on Ariadne

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  • "Hellenic Seaways"

    Great ship, Lovely staff, good food options. Comfortable

    'Ariadne' travelled on Ariadne

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  • "Ariadne"

    The journey was excellent. Our cabin was well maintained and clean as was the rest of the ship. The food on board was very good. My only gripe was that the porters showling people to their cabins were very surly whereas the rest of the staff were very helpful.

    'Ariadne' travelled on Ariadne

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  • "Excellent! "

    It is a very nice and comfortable way of travelling and well worth the money.

    'Ariadne' travelled on Ariadne

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Chios Guide

The Greek island of Chios is the 5th largest Greek island in the Aegean Sea and is located around 7 km off the Anatolian coast and is separated from Turkey by the Chios Strait. Chios Town was constructed around the old harbour and medieval castle, which were constructed under Venetian and Ottoman rule. Some remains have been found which date back to 2,000 BC. Popular attractions on the island include the Chios Byzantine Museum, the Archaeological Museum of Chios, its medieval villages and the 11th century monastery of Nea Moni which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

The island is mainly mountainous although there are a few valleys to be found in the south and east parts of the island. Overlooking the northern part of the island is Mount Pelineo with its highest peak, Profitis Helias, at 1,297 meters above sea level. The island has a typical Mediterranean climate with mild winters and warm, dry, summers and is known for its picturesque landscape.

Chios, and the other islands in the East Aegean, are generally connected to the ports of Piraeus and Rafina, the Cycladic islands including Syros, Tinos, Mykonos and Andros and also to the island of Rhodes. Your journey to and from the island will either be by conventional of Highspeed ferry with journey times of between 5 1/2 hours and 9 1/2 hours depending on ferry company and ferry itinerary.


Vathi Guide

Samos Town, or Vathi, is the capital of the Greek island of Samos which lies in the beautiful Aegean Sea. The town is situated on the eastern shores of the island and is constructed around a horse shoe shaped bay. Ano Vathi, the old town, was built like an amphitheatre around the island's natural harbour, and is the island's main port. Strolling around the town visitors will be charmed by its authentic narrow streets, lined with neoclassical buildings, that contains an archaeological museum and shops selling crafts and jewellery. Contained in the Archaeological Museum visitors will see a collection of the largest surviving examples of Kouros sculpture. Also in the town, and perfect for relaxing in, are a good selection of waterfront tavernas and cafes.

From the town's port, ferry services operate to the Greek mainland and to many other Greek islands with conventional and high speed ferries. Destinations include Piraeus, Icaria, Chios, Mytiline, the Cyclades, the islands of the North Aegean and the Dodecanese Islands.


Chios to Vathi Ferry Timetables

Ferry Timetables between 15/04/2024 and 21/04/2024


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Hellenic Seaways 08:50 11:35 2 hours 45 minutes Fri
Hellenic Seaways 10:40 13:05 2 hours 25 minutes Mon

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