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Ferry from Crete (Heraklion) to Sifnos

There are usually 1 daily and 11 weekly sailings between Crete (Heraklion) and Sifnos. This ferry route is operated by SeaJets. Crete (Heraklion) Sifnos ferries cost between £227 and £573, depending on ticket details. Prices exclude any service fees. Ferry timetables change seasonally use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and availability for Crete (Heraklion) Sifnos ferries.

Crete (Heraklion) Sifnos Ferry Times

The earliest Crete (Heraklion) Sifnos ferry sailings typically depart Crete (Heraklion) at around 08:00. The last ferry usually departs at 08:45.

How long is the ferry from Crete (Heraklion) to Sifnos?

Crete (Heraklion) Sifnos Ferry sail durations on this ferry route can take around 9h 57m. The fastest sailings are approximately 8h 10m. Sailing times can vary, durations often differ between ferry operators and can be impacted by weather conditions.

Crete (Heraklion) Sifnos Ferry Operator Schedules

There are an average of 1 daily sailings and up to 11 weekly ferry sailings from Crete (Heraklion) to Sifnos. These sailings are provided by SeaJets. Please keep in mind that ferry timetables often increase during the high season.

Crete (Heraklion) Sifnos Ferry Prices

Crete (Heraklion) Sifnos ferry prices typically range between £227* and £573*. The average price is typically £430*. The cheapest Crete (Heraklion) Sifnos ferry prices start from £127*. The average price for a foot passenger is £430*.

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

How far is it from Crete (Heraklion) to Sifnos?

The distance between Crete (Heraklion) to Sifnos is approximately 108.2 miles (174.1km) or 94.0 nautical miles.

Can I travel by car on the Crete (Heraklion) Sifnos ferry?

No, ferry operators currently do not allow cars to travel on sailings between Crete (Heraklion) and Sifnos

Can I travel as a foot passenger from Crete (Heraklion) to Sifnos?

Yes, foot passengers can travel with SeaJets between Crete (Heraklion) and Sifnos.

Can I take my pet on the ferry from Crete (Heraklion) to Sifnos?

Pets are currently not allowed on board the ferries from Crete (Heraklion) to Sifnos.

For more information, please visit our Ferries from Crete to Cyclades Islands page.
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Crete (Heraklion) - Sifnos Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 1
Operators SeaJets
Average Price £430*
Average Daily Sailings 1
Average Weekly Sailings 11
Average Sailing Duration 9h 57m
Fastest Sailing Duration 8h 10m
First Ferry 08:00
Last Ferry 08:45
Distance 94 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2024-07-02.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Heraklion to Sifnos?

The ferry crossing time from Heraklion to Sifnos is approximately 9h 50m. Sailing durations may vary from season to season and by operator so we’d advise doing a live check.

Which ferry companies operate between Heraklion to Sifnos?

There is 1 ferry operator for Heraklion to Sifnos and this is
  • SeaJets

How can I book ferry tickets from Heraklion to Sifnos?

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

Heraklion Guide

The Greek city of Heraklion is the capital and largest city on the island of Crete. A popular visitor attraction near the city is Knossos, which is around 5 km from Heraklion. This important archaeological site was the Palace of King Minos and home to the Minotaur, if legend is to be believed. The palace was built over the remains of a former Neolithic settlement in around 1900 BC.

An important attraction in the city itself is the Archaeological Museum which can be found on one corner of the central Eleftherias Square, in a converted power station. The museum collects and displays many artefacts from Knossos, Archanes, Phaestos, Zakros and many other important archaeological sites on the island. The museum's collection spans several thousand years and includes the Phaestos disc, classic Hellenic and Roman sculptures, frescos, jewellery, wall paintings and pottery.

Visitors to Heraklion can take a ferry from the port, which is important for both passenger services and cargo, to destinations including Santorini, Ios, Paros, Mykonos and Rhodes. There are also daily sailings to the mainland port of Piraeus.

Sifnos Guide

The Greek island of Sifnos is located in the western end of the Cyclades group of islands and is typical of the islands of the Cyclades with its traditional architecture, lovely calm beaches, pretty tavernas and hills. The island's south coast is where most of its popular beaches are located and many have soft sand, crystal clear water and good facilities. A popular attraction on the island is the lovely Monastery of Chrissopighi which is the island's protector. The most picturesque village on the island is Kastro, which is surrounded on three sides by views of the Aegean Sea, and is characterised by narrow streets, stone built houses and beautiful views of the sea. The village can trace its history back 4,000 years with evidence of its past visible in many places and includes part of its defensive wall which was built in around 800 BC.

The island's port is located in the town of Kamares. During the summer months there are daily services of both high speed and conventional ferries to the island. Ferries connect Sifnos with Piraeus and to the other Cycladic islands such as Serifos, Folegandros, Kythnos, Milos, Ios, Santorini and Crete.

Heraklion to Sifnos Ferry Timetables

Ferry Timetables between 08/07/2024 and 14/07/2024

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
SeaJets 08:00 18:10 10 hours 10 minutes Mon, Sat, Sun
SeaJets 08:20 18:10 9 hours 50 minutes Mon
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