Santorini (Thira)
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Ferry from Koufonissi to Santorini (Thira)

Typically ferry sailings run between Koufonissi and Santorini (Thira) run once a day. This ferry route is operated by SeaJets. Koufonissi Santorini (Thira) ferries cost between £81 and £297, depending on ticket details. Prices exclude any service fees. Ferry timetables change seasonally use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and availability for Koufonissi Santorini (Thira) ferries.

Koufonissi Santorini (Thira) Ferry Times

The earliest Koufonissi Santorini (Thira) ferry sailings typically depart Koufonissi at around 12:35. The last ferry usually departs at 12:40.

How long is the ferry from Koufonissi to Santorini (Thira)?

Koufonissi Santorini (Thira) Ferry sail durations on this ferry route can take around 1h 58m. The fastest sailings are approximately 1h 50m. Sailing times can vary, durations often differ between ferry operators and can be impacted by weather conditions.

Koufonissi Santorini (Thira) Ferry Operator Schedules

There are an average of 1 daily sailings and up to 7 weekly ferry sailings from Koufonissi to Santorini (Thira). These sailings are provided by SeaJets. Please keep in mind that ferry timetables often increase during the high season.

Koufonissi Santorini (Thira) Ferry Prices

Koufonissi Santorini (Thira) ferry prices typically range between £81* and £297*. The average price is typically £172*. The cheapest Koufonissi Santorini (Thira) ferry prices start from £81*. The average price for a foot passenger is £172*.

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

How far is it from Koufonissi to Santorini (Thira)?

The distance between Koufonissi to Santorini (Thira) is approximately 36.0 miles (58.0km) or 31.3 nautical miles.

Can I travel by car on the Koufonissi Santorini (Thira) ferry?

No, ferry operators currently do not allow cars to travel on sailings between Koufonissi and Santorini (Thira)

Can I travel as a foot passenger from Koufonissi to Santorini (Thira)?

Yes, foot passengers can travel with SeaJets between Koufonissi and Santorini (Thira).

Can I take my pet on the ferry from Koufonissi to Santorini (Thira)?

Pets are allowed on ferries travelling from Koufonissi to Santorini (Thira) with SeaJets. 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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Koufonissi - Santorini (Thira) Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 1
Operators SeaJets
Average Price £172*
Average Weekly Sailings 7
Average Sailing Duration 1h 58m
Fastest Sailing Duration 1h 50m
First Ferry 12:35
Last Ferry 12:40
Distance 31 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 Koufonissi to Thira?

The ferry crossing time from Koufonissi to Thira is approximately 2h. 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 Koufonissi to Thira?

Koufonissi to Thira ferry price can differ depending on the season. The average price of a ferry from Koufonissi to Thira is £181. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Koufonissi to Thira?

There is 1 ferry operator for Koufonissi to Thira and this is
  • SeaJets

How can I book ferry tickets from Koufonissi to Thira?

Book ferries from Koufonissi to Thira 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 Koufonissi to Thira?

Yes, you can travel as a foot passenger from Koufonissi to Thira with
  • SeaJets

Can you take your car on the ferry from Koufonissi to Thira?

Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Koufonissi to Thira with
  • SeaJets

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Koufonissi to Thira?

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
  • SeaJets

How far is Thira from Koufonissi?

The distance between Koufonissi to Thira is approximately 31 nautical Miles.

Koufonissi Santorini (Thira) Ferry reviews

  • "Fast service "

    Travelled club lounge plenty of space really prompt journey time,did not know service stopped at major islands on trip managed a glimpse of santorini

    'Seajet2' travelled on Seajet2

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  • "Excelent trip"

    Excelent experience in this trip

    'Seajet2' travelled on Seajet2

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  • "Lovely boat, need ticketing improvement"

    Lovely modern boat from Naxos to Mykonos, airconditioned, comfortable, spotless. Baggage storage a bit of a free for all but it worked. Only gripe is that tickets are not emailed, only the confirmation. So arrive Naxos port to find a (small) bit of paper saying you need to walk 300m to a ticketing shop, pay 1 Euro to get your ticket printed, and walk back. This seems unnecessary grit (especially as you have luggage with you) - why not just email a printable ticket, or a mobile one?

    'Seajet2' travelled on Seajet2

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  • "Fast and comfortable journey"

    2hours trip from Mykonos old port to Santorini have been very pleasant.

    'Seajet2' travelled on Seajet2

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Koufonissi Guide

The Greek island of Koufonisia is located in the Cyclades group of islands and forms part of the municipality of Naxos and Lesser Cyclades. The island lies to the south east of the island of Naxos and to the west of the island of Amorgos. Koufonisia is actually made up of three different islands: Kato (Lower) and Pano (Upper) Koufonisi and Keros which is uninhabited and is a protected archaeological site. Artefacts found on Keros during the 20th century include a large number of Cycladic pieces of art. Also uninhabited is Kato Koufonisia which is next to Pano Koufonisia, Shoinousa and Keros. Pano Koufonisi is the smallest and most densely populated island of the Cycladic island group. The small church of Panagia which has been built on a jetty above ancient ruins is perhaps the most popular sight on the island. The island's port is mainly used by tourist boats and fishing vessels. Visitors to the island are greeted by a white windmill which is located on the east side of the port. The main town on the island is Chora which is on the south west coast of the island and has many houses of typical Cycladic architecture.

Santorini (Thira) Guide

The Greek island of Santorini is one of the Cyclades group of islands that lies in the south Aegean Sea. The island has very much been shaped by its volcanic past which has created a rather unusual landscape in places. A popular site on the island is the water filled 'Caldera' crater and is surrounded by a wall of colourful cliffs which are packed full of charming houses. The island is also known for its lovely beaches, its busy port, its archaeological finds and the wonderful sunsets which are best viewed from the village of Oia, on the island's northernmost tip.

The island's beaches are distinctive in that they are mainly made up of dark volcanic sands, which can get very hot during the summer, and therefore a sun lounger or towel are an essential piece of kit. The best beaches tend to be located around the eastern coastline and always popular is the stretch found at Perissa. However, a little to the south is Perivolos Beach which is also lovely as is Red Beach which is close to ancient Akrotiri, where the red cliffs are hard to miss.

Koufonissi to Thira Ferry Timetables

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

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
SeaJets 12:40 14:40 2 hours Mon, Fri, Sat, Sun

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