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Karlovassi Mytilene Ferry

There are approximately 1 weekly sailings between Karlovassi to Mytilene. This ferry route is operated by Hellenic Seaways. Ferry timetables change seasonally use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and availability for Karlovassi Mytilene ferries.

Karlovassi Mytilene Ferry Times

Karlovassi Mytilene ferry sailings typically depart from Karlovassi at around 00:30. The average sailing time is approximately 6h 20m.

Karlovassi Mytilene Ferry Prices

Karlovassi Mytilene ferry prices typically range between £37* and £201*. The average price is typically £79*. The cheapest Karlovassi Mytilene ferry prices start from £19*. The average price for a foot passenger is £47*. The average price for a car is £167*.

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 Karlovassi to Mytilene?

The distance between Karlovassi to Mytilene is approximately 81.3 miles (130.8km) or 70.6 nautical miles for the mariners!

Can I travel by car on the Karlovassi Mytilene ferry?

Yes, Hellenic Seaways allow cars on board for ferries between Karlovassi and Mytilene. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Karlovassi and Mytilene.

Can I travel as a foot passenger from Karlovassi to Mytilene?

Yes, foot passengers can travel with Hellenic Seaways between Karlovassi and Mytilene.

Karlovassi Mytilene Ferry Operator Schedules

  • Hellenic Seaways - 1 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings

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Karlovassi - Mytilene Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 1
Operators Hellenic Seaways
Average Price £52*
Average Weekly Sailings 1
Average Sailing Duration 6h 25m
Fastest Sailing Duration 5h 45m
First Ferry 00:30
Last Ferry 23:00
Distance 70 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 Karlovassi to Mytilene?

    The ferry crossing time from Karlovassi to Mytilene is approximately 5h 45m. Sailing durations may vary from season to season and by operator so we’d advise doing a live check.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Karlovassi to Mytilene?

    There is 1 ferry operator for Karlovassi to Mytilene and this is
    • Hellenic Seaways
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Karlovassi to Mytilene?

    Book ferries from Karlovassi to Mytilene through our deal finder and check our offers page to view the latest ferry offers.
  • Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Karlovassi to Mytilene?

    Yes, you can travel as a foot passenger from Karlovassi to Mytilene with
    • Hellenic Seaways
  • Can you take your car on the ferry from Karlovassi to Mytilene?

    Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Karlovassi to Mytilene with
    • Hellenic Seaways
  • Can you bring pets on the ferry from Karlovassi to Mytilene?

    Yes, pets are permitted onboard the ferry. You may need a pet passport. Please read the ferry operators pet guidelines. Currently you can bring pets on ferries with
    • Hellenic Seaways

Karlovassi Guide

The Greek town of Karlovassi is located on the island of Samos which lies in the North Aegean Sea. Located on the north side of the island, the town has a long history in business and culture. In fact, the town was well known for its tannery and tobacco manufacturing up until the early 20th century. The town's Tannery Museum contains displays that shows the town's long history in tannery which dates back to ancient times. Visitors will see in the museum displays showing the tools and methods of leather processing and the location of many tanneries on the island during the 20th century. For visitors interested in architecture, the town has many neoclassical mansions which can be seen along with the remains of the large stone factories at the "Ormos" seaside.

From the town's port there are many ferry services operating to other islands and also to the Greek mainland. Destinations include Piraeus, Chios, Fournoi, Agios Kirikos, Evdilos, Syros and Kavala.

Mytilene Guide

The ancient Greek city of Mytilene is the capital of the island of Lesbos, which lies in the north east Aegean Sea, and also home to the island's port. Mytilene is built on seven hills and is overlooked by the Gateluzzi fortress, and has many preserved features that bear testament to its rich past and cultural history. The city has a lively night time economy and offers everything most travellers would want including lovely hotels, restaurants and recreational facilities.

Popular attractions in the city are Gateluzzi Castle, the Church of Agios Therapon with its splendid dome, and at the edge of the port, the Statue of Liberty. many of the town's residents meet up in the area around Sappho Square and also around the new southern port where there are many trendy bars and cafes that are busy all day long.

Mytilene has a port with ferries to the nearby islands of Lemnos, Chios and Ayvalik and at times Dikili in Turkey. The port also serves the mainland cities of Piraeus, Athens and Thessaloniki.

Karlovassi to Mytilene Ferry Timetables

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

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Hellenic Seaways 01:00 07:30 6 hours 30 minutes Sun
Hellenic Seaways 02:10 09:00 6 hours 50 minutes Thu
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