There are 3 ferry routes operating between Ikaria and Athens offering you combined total of 11 sailings per week. SeaJets operates 1 route, Evdilos to Rafina which runs 2 times weekly. Hellenic Seaways operates 2 routes, Evdilos to Piraeus runs 6 times per week & Agios Kirikos to Piraeus about 3 times weekly.
As the frequency and duration of crossings on some routes varies we would advise that you do a live search for crossings from Ikaria to Athens to get the most up to date information.
Ikaria is a Greek island in the Aegean Sea, southwest of Samos, approximately 50 kilometres from the Turkish coast.
Ikaria reflects a beautiful balance between nature, freedom and development, having recently been named ‘The Best Greek Island for Nature Lovers’ by the news television channel, CNN. It also offers large areas of natural beauty, stunning mountainous landscapes, beautiful beaches and friendly locals, providing plenty of activities for everyone.
The island is also, according to legend, the birthplace of Dionysus, the god of wine. So, as you would expect, there are plenty of excellent wineries and picturesque vineyards which are well worth seeing.
Given Ikaria’s central location in the Aegean Sea, it is an excellent point of departure for many locations in Greece. From Ikaria’s ports on the north and south coasts, there are numerous ferry routes available to the mainland and surrounding islands, so there’s a great deal of choice.