Lipsi
Kalymnos
Ferry to Dodecanese Islands
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Ferry from Lipsi to Kalymnos

There are usually 1 daily and 8 weekly sailings between Lipsi and Kalymnos. 2 operators sail this route Blue Star Ferries & Dodekanisos Seaways and runs throughout the year. Lipsi Kalymnos ferries cost between £6 and £44, depending on ticket details. Prices exclude any service fees. Ferry timetables change seasonally use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and availability for Lipsi Kalymnos ferries.

Lipsi Kalymnos Ferry Times

The earliest Lipsi Kalymnos ferry sailings typically depart Lipsi at around 00:30. The last ferry usually departs at 23:45.

How long is the ferry from Lipsi to Kalymnos?

Lipsi Kalymnos Ferry sail durations on this ferry route can take around 1h 39m. The fastest sailings are approximately 1h 10m. Sailing times can vary, durations often differ between ferry operators and can be impacted by weather conditions.

Lipsi Kalymnos Ferry Operator Schedules

There are an average of 1 daily sailings and up to 8 weekly ferry sailings from Lipsi to Kalymnos. These sailings are provided by Blue Star Ferries & Dodekanisos Seaways. Please keep in mind that ferry timetables often increase during the high season.

Lipsi Kalymnos Ferry Prices

Lipsi Kalymnos ferry prices typically range between £6* and £44*. The average price is typically £30*. The cheapest Lipsi Kalymnos ferry prices start from £7*. The average price for a foot passenger is £30*.

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

How far is it from Lipsi to Kalymnos?

The distance between Lipsi to Kalymnos is approximately 26.4 miles (42.5km) or 22.9 nautical miles.

Can I travel by car on the Lipsi Kalymnos ferry?

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

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

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

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

Pets are allowed on ferries travelling from Lipsi to Kalymnos with Blue Star Ferries, Dodekanisos Seaways. 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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Lipsi - Kalymnos Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 2
Operators Blue Star Ferries & Dodekanisos Seaways
Average Price £30*
Average Daily Sailings 1
Average Weekly Sailings 8
Average Sailing Duration 1h 39m
Fastest Sailing Duration 1h 10m
First Ferry 00:30
Last Ferry 23:45
Distance 22 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 Lipsi to Kalymnos?

The ferry crossing time from Lipsi to Kalymnos is approximately 1h 20m. 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 Lipsi to Kalymnos?

Lipsi to Kalymnos ferry price can differ depending on the season. The average price of a ferry from Lipsi to Kalymnos is £30. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Lipsi to Kalymnos?

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

How can I book ferry tickets from Lipsi to Kalymnos?

Book ferries from Lipsi to Kalymnos 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 Lipsi to Kalymnos?

Yes, you can travel as a foot passenger from Lipsi to Kalymnos with
  • Dodekanisos Seaways
  • Blue Star Ferries

Can you take your car on the ferry from Lipsi to Kalymnos?

Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Lipsi to Kalymnos with
  • Dodekanisos Seaways
  • Blue Star Ferries

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Lipsi to Kalymnos?

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
  • Dodekanisos Seaways
  • Blue Star Ferries

How far is Kalymnos from Lipsi?

The distance between Lipsi to Kalymnos is approximately 22 nautical Miles.

Lipsi Guide

The Greek island of Lipsi, also sometimes called Leipsoi, is part of the Dodecanese group of islands. It is located close to the island of Patmos and the island of Leros, and lies to the south of the island of Samos and to the north of the island of Leros. The island can trace its history back to prehistoric times, however, the more modern settlements of the island were founded by a Cretan called Ilias in 1669. The island has a large area that extends to around 16 sq. km, with a coastline of 35 km and around 700 inhabitants, and was officially united with Greece in 1948.

There are a number of things to see and do on the island including the lovely church of Aghios Ioannis, Theologos which is located next to the square of the Town Hall and the Museum. Located within the church there is an icon of Panaghia the Mavri (the Black Madonna) which dates back to 1500. Also on the island is the Ecclesiastical Folklore Museum which contains some ecclesiastical relics and a small archaeological collection. Situated around 1.5 km from Lipsi Town is the Panaghia of Horos which is the only icon in Greece where the Virgin Mary is depicted holding a crucified Jesus in her arms, instead of the infant Jesus which is usually depicted. Both the monastery and the icon date back to around 1600.

Lipsi is well serviced with ferries passing between Patmos and Leros and on the main route for ferries from Piraeus.


Kalymnos Guide

The Greek island of Kalymnos lies in the south east Aegean Sea and is located between the islands of Kos and Leros, and is one of the Dodecanese group of islands. The island is quite small with a land area of just over 100 sq. km but despite this it is the fourth largest of all the Dodecanese islands. The island's name has changed over its history. It was first named Kalynda, then Kalymna and then finally, Kalymnos. The island's capital is Pothis, although the most of the island's residents live in Chora, and is the island's second largest town.

Kalymnos is known for its sponge divers and sponge fisheries and it's inland terrain is steep and rocky and is popular with climbers. There are over 1,300 different climbing routes on the island that range in difficulty and terrain. Some routes are on slabs, some on big walls or on overhangs. The landscape used to be a curse for the island's residents but as it attracts visitors to the island it is now a blessing, certainly in terms of tourism.

There is a frequent ferry service to Piraeus, Rhodes and to the other Dodecanese islands. There are also ferry routes operating to the Cyclades islands, Samos and, during the summer season, to Chios, Mytilini, and Thessaloniki.


Lipsi to Kalymnos Ferry Timetables

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


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Blue Star Ferries 00:30 02:45 2 hours 15 minutes Thu
Dodekanisos Seaways 10:05 11:15 1 hour 10 minutes Tue, Sun
Dodekanisos Seaways 11:00 12:10 1 hour 10 minutes Mon, Sat
Dodekanisos Seaways 12:45 14:55 2 hours 10 minutes Mon, Thu, Sun
Dodekanisos Seaways 13:35 14:55 1 hour 20 minutes Tue
Dodekanisos Seaways 14:20 15:30 1 hour 10 minutes Fri, Sat
Blue Star Ferries 23:45 01:20 1 hour 35 minutes Fri
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