Kalymnos
Astypalea
Ferry to Dodecanese Islands
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Ferry from Kalymnos to Astypalea

2 operators sail this route Blue Star Ferries & Dodekanisos Seaways and runs throughout the year. Kalymnos Astypalea ferries cost between £9 and £37, depending on ticket details. Prices exclude any service fees. Ferry timetables change seasonally use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and availability for Kalymnos Astypalea ferries.

Kalymnos Astypalea Ferry Times

The first Kalymnos Astypalea ferry typically departs from Kalymnos at around 01:10. The last ferry usually departs at 23:40.

How long is the ferry from Kalymnos to Astypalea?

Kalymnos Astypalea Ferry sail durations on this ferry route can take around 2h 21m. The fastest sailings are approximately 2h 20m. Sailing times can vary, durations often differ between ferry operators and can be impacted by weather conditions.

Kalymnos Astypalea Ferry Operator Schedules

There is 1 weekly sailing from Kalymnos to Astypalea provided by Blue Star Ferries & Dodekanisos Seaways. Timetables can change from season to season.

Kalymnos Astypalea Ferry Prices

Kalymnos Astypalea ferry prices typically range between £9* and £37*. The average price is typically £21*. The cheapest Kalymnos Astypalea ferry prices start from £10*. The average price for a foot passenger is £21*.

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

How far is it from Kalymnos to Astypalea?

The distance between Kalymnos to Astypalea is approximately 50.1 miles (80.6km) or 43.5 nautical miles.

Can I travel by car on the Kalymnos Astypalea ferry?

No, ferry operators currently do not allow cars to travel on sailings between Kalymnos and Astypalea

Can I travel as a foot passenger from Kalymnos to Astypalea?

Yes, foot passengers can travel with Blue Star Ferries, Dodekanisos Seaways between Kalymnos and Astypalea.

Can I take my pet on the ferry from Kalymnos to Astypalea?

Pets are allowed on ferries travelling from Kalymnos to Astypalea with Blue Star Ferries. Please also note that your pet may have to stay in the vehicle during the journey unless the ferry operator supplies pet accommodation.

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Kalymnos - Astypalea Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 2
Operators Blue Star Ferries & Dodekanisos Seaways
Average Price £21*
Average Weekly Sailings 1
Average Sailing Duration 2h 21m
Fastest Sailing Duration 2h 20m
First Ferry 01:10
Last Ferry 23:40
Distance 43 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2024-04-02.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Kalymnos to Astypalea?

The ferry crossing time from Kalymnos to Astypalea is approximately 2h 22m. Sailing durations may vary from season to season and by operator so we’d advise doing a live check.

How much is the ferry from Kalymnos to Astypalea?

Kalymnos to Astypalea ferry price can differ depending on the season. The average price of a ferry from Kalymnos to Astypalea is £21. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Kalymnos to Astypalea?

There are 2 popular ferry operators for Kalymnos to Astypalea. These are
  • Blue Star Ferries
  • Dodekanisos Seaways

How can I book ferry tickets from Kalymnos to Astypalea?

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

How far is Astypalea from Kalymnos?

The distance between Kalymnos to Astypalea is approximately 43 nautical Miles.

Kalymnos Astypalea Ferry reviews

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    We just love these ferries, visiting various islands is possible with ease and comfort.

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  • "Tilos to Rhodes ferry - diagrams blue star ferry"

    Have got to say it was an enjoyable way to leave dream island. The ship and its facilities were first class.

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  • "Holiday"

    Perfect.

    'Diagoras' travelled on Diagoras

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  • "Great trip"

    The Diagoras is a large modern comfortable ferry. We were only on it for three and a half hours so cannot comment on cabins, but the corridors all looked immaculate. We had a lovely dinner in the dining room and a very pleasant trip from Rhodes to Tilos.

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Kalymnos Guide

Forming part of the Dodecanese group of islands, the Greek island of Kalymnos lies in the south east Aegean Sea, to the west of the Bodrum Peninsular between the Greek islands of Kos and Leros. Kos is around 12 km to the south of Kalymnos and Leros is around 2 km to the north. After the islands of Kos and Rhodes, Kalymnos is the third most populous island in the Dodecanese and is known for its affluent population.

The island's terrain is characterised by many mountains and a coastline littered with sheltered coves which make it the perfect destination for a sailing holiday. The island has also been referred to as the "Sponge divers island" because sponge diving has taken place in the islands crystal clear waters for many years. The trade in sponges has brought a significant amount of wealth to the island and has made it famous throughout the Mediterranean.

The island's capital is called Pothia and is also home to the island's port. It is a colourful town that is spread out over the foot and slopes of two hills and the valley between them. There are regular ferry services to Piraeus, Rhodes, Samos and to the other islands in the Dodecanese and the Cyclades.


Astypalea Guide

The Greek island of Astypalea lies in the eastern Aegean Sea and is one of the 12 islands that make up the Dodecanese group of islands. The island, which sits at the point where the Dodecanese meet the Cyclades islands, has a long history and is characterised by typically Greek whitewashed villages and lovely beaches. Astypalaia is also the westernmost island of the Dodecanese and is naturally separated into Mesa Nisi (the inner island, western part) and Exo Nisi (the outer island, eastern part) by a thin strip of land less than 100 m wide.

The island's capital, and home to its port, is Chora and is regarded as one of the most picturesque towns in the Aegean. The town sits atop a rock that protrudes into the sea, forming two bays. Towering above Chora is a castle with the white domes of Evangelistria and Agios Georgios churches visible above its walls. Around the castle lie Chora’s houses with whitewashed walls, blue doors and windows, and wooden balconies.

The island is connected to the port of Piraeus and also to the other islands in the Dodecanese, the Cycladic islands and to Crete.


Kalymnos to Astypalea Ferry Timetables

Ferry Timetables between 20/05/2024 and 26/05/2024


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Dodekanisos Seaways 11:20 13:50 2 hours 30 minutes Sun
Blue Star Ferries 23:40 02:00 2 hours 20 minutes Tue

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