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Iraklia Schinoussa Ferry

Typically 1 daily ferry runs between Iraklia to Schinoussa. 3 operators sail this route Blue Star Ferries, SeaJets & Small Cyclades Lines. Ferry timetables change seasonally use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and availability for Iraklia Schinoussa ferries.

Iraklia Schinoussa Ferry Times

Iraklia Schinoussa ferry sailings typically depart from Iraklia at around 00:15. The average sailing time is approximately 8m.

Iraklia Schinoussa Ferry Prices

Iraklia Schinoussa ferry prices typically range between £5* and £17*. The average price is typically £10*. The cheapest Iraklia Schinoussa ferry prices start from £4*. The average price for a foot passenger is £9*. The average price for a car is £26*.

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 Iraklia to Schinoussa?

The distance between Iraklia to Schinoussa is approximately 2.8 miles (4.5km) or 2.4 nautical miles for the mariners!

Can I travel by car on the Iraklia Schinoussa ferry?

Yes, Blue Star Ferries, SeaJets allow cars on board for ferries between Iraklia and Schinoussa. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Iraklia and Schinoussa.

Can I travel as a foot passenger from Iraklia to Schinoussa?

Yes, foot passengers can travel with Blue Star Ferries, SeaJets, Small Cyclades Lines between Iraklia and Schinoussa.

Iraklia Schinoussa Ferry Operator Schedules

  • Blue Star Ferries - 2 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings
  • Small Cyclades Lines - 5 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings

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Iraklia - Schinoussa Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 3
Operators Blue Star Ferries, SeaJets & Small Cyclades Lines
Average Price £8*
Average Daily Sailings 1
Average Weekly Sailings 8
Average Sailing Duration 8m
Fastest Sailing Duration 5m
First Ferry 00:15
Last Ferry 16:10
Distance 2 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 Iraklia to Schinoussa?

    The ferry crossing time from Iraklia to Schinoussa is approximately 08m. Sailing durations may vary from season to season and by operator so we’d advise doing a live check.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Iraklia to Schinoussa?

    There are 3 popular ferry operators for Iraklia to Schinoussa. These are
    • Blue Star Ferries
    • SeaJets
    • Small Cyclades Lines
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Iraklia to Schinoussa?

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

Iraklia Guide

The small Greek island of Iraklia is one of the Cyclades group of islands and is located in the Aegean Sea. It measures around 18 sq. km and lies between the island of Naxos and the island of Ios, and is close to the islands of Schoinoussa, Koufonisi, Donoussa and Keros which together for the Small Cyclades group of islands. The island has many artefacts that have been found confirming that ancient settlements and tomb were located on the island. Finds include evidence of the Early Cycladic civilisation (3rd millennium BC) and the ruins of the temples of the Goddess Luck and the Goddess Zeus, dating back to the 4th - 2nd century BC. The islands coastal terrain, characterised by coves and naturally formed caves, were good hiding places for pirates and smugglers during the Turkish Occupation.

Agios Georgios is the island's port from which ferries operate to Piraeus with a crossing time of between 8 and 10 hours, depending on route. Ferry services are also available to the other islands of the Small Cyclades and also to Naxos and Amorgos.

Schinoussa Guide

The Greek island of Schinoussa is a small and remote island that lies in the Aegean Sea. It is located to the south of the island of Naxos and is part of the Small Cyclades group of islands, along with Koufonissia, Donoussa and Iraklia. The island's terrain is made up of a wild landscape and isolated beaches which are perfect for visitors seeking privacy, peace and tranquillity. The island does not have a wide range of tourist facilities but what it does have seems to be sufficient for the visitors it receives.

The island is easily accessible from Naxos which makes it the perfect destination for a day trip. A popular site on the island is the Church of Panagia Akathi in Chora, which is the island's most important church, and is considered the protector of the island. It's architecture is of typical Cycladic design, painted blue and white, and stands in the middle of the village.

Iraklia to Schinoussa Ferry Timetables

Ferry Timetables between 04/12/2023 and 10/12/2023

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Blue Star Ferries 02:00 02:10 10 minutes Sun
Blue Star Ferries 02:15 02:20 5 minutes Tue, Thu
Small Cyclades Lines 15:40 15:50 10 minutes Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

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