There are 2 ferry routes operating between Ionian Islands and Athens offering you combined total of 3 sailings per week. SeaJets operates 2 routes, Kythira to Piraeus runs 2 times per week & Antikythira to Piraeus about 1 time weekly.
As the frequency and duration of crossings on some routes varies we would advise that you do a live search for crossings from Ionian Islands to Athens to get the most up to date information.
The Ionians comprise seven Greek islands named Zakynthos, Ithaca, Corfu, Kefalonia, Lefkada, Paxi and Kythira scattered along the mainland’s west and south coasts.
With each island offering a distinct character, they’re a fantastic holiday destination for any kind of traveller. Some boast stunning Parisian-style architecture and blossoming food scenes, whilst others claim some of the country’s finest beaches and tallest mountains.
The Ionian Islands offer excellent diving and snorkelling opportunities too, as plenty of colourful fish and sea turtles can be seen beneath the turquoise waves. Also, superb museums and stunning palaces await inland, where you can learn all about the islands’ fascinating cultural history, so there’s plenty to see and do.
There is no shortage of sailing options from the Ionians as there are numerous routes available to both international and domestic destinations. With a wide range of ferry companies to choose from, it couldn’t be easier to sail from these beautiful Greek islands.