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Ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Kavala

This ferry route is operated by Hellenic Seaways. Athens (Piraeus) Kavala ferries cost between £154 and £637, depending on ticket details. Prices exclude any service fees. Ferry timetables change seasonally use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and availability for Athens (Piraeus) Kavala ferries.

Athens (Piraeus) Kavala Ferry Times

The first Athens (Piraeus) Kavala ferry typically departs from Athens (Piraeus) at around 16:00. The last ferry usually departs at 16:00.

How long is the ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Kavala?

Athens (Piraeus) Kavala Ferry sail durations on this ferry route can take around 26h 0m. The fastest sailings are approximately 26h 0m. Sailing times can vary, durations often differ between ferry operators and can be impacted by weather conditions.

Athens (Piraeus) Kavala Ferry Operator Schedules

There is 1 weekly sailing from Athens (Piraeus) to Kavala provided by Hellenic Seaways. Timetables can change from season to season.

Athens (Piraeus) Kavala Ferry Prices

Athens (Piraeus) Kavala ferry prices typically range between £154* and £637*. The average price is typically £349*. The cheapest Athens (Piraeus) Kavala ferry prices start from £78*. The average price for a foot passenger is £178*. The average price for a car is £418*.

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

How far is it from Athens (Piraeus) to Kavala?

The distance between Athens (Piraeus) to Kavala is approximately 195.9 miles (315.3km) or 170.2 nautical miles.

Can I travel by car on the Athens (Piraeus) Kavala ferry?

Yes, Hellenic Seaways allow cars on board ferries between Athens (Piraeus) and Kavala. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Athens (Piraeus) and Kavala.

Can I travel as a foot passenger from Athens (Piraeus) to Kavala?

Yes, foot passengers can travel with Hellenic Seaways between Athens (Piraeus) and Kavala.

Can I take my pet on the ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Kavala?

Pets are allowed on ferries travelling from Athens (Piraeus) to Kavala with Hellenic Seaways. Please also note that your pet may have to stay in the vehicle during the journey unless the ferry operator supplies pet accommodation.

For more information, please visit our Ferries from Athens to Greece page.
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Athens (Piraeus) - Kavala Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 1
Operators Hellenic Seaways
Average Price £349*
Average Weekly Sailings 1
Average Sailing Duration 26h 0m
First Ferry 16:00
Distance 170 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 Piraeus to Kavala?

The ferry crossing time from Piraeus to Kavala is approximately 25h 35m. 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 Piraeus to Kavala?

Piraeus to Kavala ferry price can differ depending on the season. The average price of a ferry from Piraeus to Kavala is £350. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Piraeus to Kavala?

There is 1 ferry operator for Piraeus to Kavala and this is
  • Hellenic Seaways

How can I book ferry tickets from Piraeus to Kavala?

Book ferries from Piraeus to Kavala 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 Piraeus to Kavala?

Yes, you can travel as a foot passenger from Piraeus to Kavala with
  • Hellenic Seaways

Can you take your car on the ferry from Piraeus to Kavala?

Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Piraeus to Kavala with
  • Hellenic Seaways

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Piraeus to Kavala?

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

How far is Kavala from Piraeus?

The distance between Piraeus to Kavala is approximately 170 nautical Miles.

Athens (Piraeus) Guide

The port city of Piraeus in Greece lies on the Saronic Gulf in the Attica region of the country and forms part of the Athens urban area, with the centre of Athens located some 12 km from the port. The centre of Piraeus is generally congested with traffic and tends not to be place where tourists would go. The area has many of the facilities you would expect of a non-tourist town: banks, public buildings, pedestrian areas, shopping streets and the like. The area around Zea Marina and Mikrolimano Harbour are perhaps the most attractive part of Piraeus and have a good selection of restaurants, cafes and bars.

Piraeus is Greece's main port and the largest in Europe and the third largest in the world. Unsurprisingly, it is the hub of Greece's maritime industries and the base for its merchant navy. Having recently undergone a refurbishment, facilities at the port have improved and include ATM's, bureau de change, restaurants, cafes, bars and a number of travel agencies selling ferry tickets. destinations served by the port include the island of Crete, the Cyclades Islands, the Dodecanese Islands, the eastern parts of Greece and parts of the northern and eastern Aegean Sea.

Kavala Guide

The Greek city of Kavala is the capital and main port of the Kavala region and is built on the slopes of Mount Symvolo, and is regarded as one of the most picturesque cities in Greece. By analysing the archaeological artefacts found, the city is able to trace its history back to Prehistoric times. The city's original centre was restricted to the Panayia district which has been inhabited since the 7th century BC. At the beginning of the 16th century the city expanded and managed to maintain its new borders until 1870 although the city as can be seen today only really began to form after 1928.

The cities fortunes were in large part a result of its important location, its port and to its natural defences on the peninsular, on which the old city was built. Wandering around the city visitors will be struck by its neoclassical mansions and large tobacco warehouses which are a physical symbol of the city's recent past. In the “Mecca of tobacco” as Kavala was named in the past, thousands of tobacco workers earned their living.

From the city's port ferries operate to Agios Efstratios, Limnos, Lavrio, Kirikos, Chios, Karlovassi, Psara, Vathi and Mytilene.

Piraeus to Kavala Ferry Timetables

Ferry Timetables between 13/05/2024 and 19/05/2024

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Hellenic Seaways 16:00 18:00 26 hours Wed
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