Athens (Piraeus)
Poros
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Ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Poros (Saronic Islands)

There are usually 4 daily and 33 weekly sailings between Athens (Piraeus) and Poros (Saronic Islands). 4 operators sail this route Aegean Flying Dolphins, Alpha Lines, Hellenic Seaways & Saronic Ferries and runs throughout the year. Athens (Piraeus) Poros (Saronic Islands) ferries cost between £52 and £184, 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) Poros (Saronic Islands) ferries.

Athens (Piraeus) Poros (Saronic Islands) Ferry Times

The earliest Athens (Piraeus) Poros (Saronic Islands) ferry sailings typically depart Athens (Piraeus) at around 08:30. The last ferry usually departs at 19:30.

How long is the ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Poros (Saronic Islands)?

Athens (Piraeus) Poros (Saronic Islands) Ferry sail durations on this ferry route can take around 1h 9m. The fastest sailings are approximately 55m. Sailing times can vary, durations often differ between ferry operators and can be impacted by weather conditions.

Athens (Piraeus) Poros (Saronic Islands) Ferry Operator Schedules

There are an average of 4 daily sailings and up to 33 weekly ferry sailings from Athens (Piraeus) to Poros (Saronic Islands). These sailings are provided by Aegean Flying Dolphins, Alpha Lines, Hellenic Seaways & Saronic Ferries. Please keep in mind that ferry timetables often increase during the high season.

Athens (Piraeus) Poros (Saronic Islands) Ferry Prices

Athens (Piraeus) Poros (Saronic Islands) ferry prices typically range between £52* and £184*. The average price is typically £110*. The cheapest Athens (Piraeus) Poros (Saronic Islands) ferry prices start from £14*. The average price for a foot passenger is £110*. The average price for a car is £115*.

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 Poros (Saronic Islands)?

The distance between Athens (Piraeus) to Poros (Saronic Islands) is approximately 31.1 miles (50.0km) or 27.0 nautical miles.

Can I travel by car on the Athens (Piraeus) Poros (Saronic Islands) ferry?

Yes, Saronic Ferries allow cars on board ferries between Athens (Piraeus) and Poros (Saronic Islands). Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Athens (Piraeus) and Poros (Saronic Islands).

Can I travel as a foot passenger from Athens (Piraeus) to Poros (Saronic Islands)?

Yes, foot passengers can travel with Aegean Flying Dolphins, Alpha Lines, Hellenic Seaways, Saronic Ferries between Athens (Piraeus) and Poros (Saronic Islands).

Can I take my pet on the ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Poros (Saronic Islands)?

Pets are allowed on ferries travelling from Athens (Piraeus) to Poros (Saronic Islands) with Hellenic Seaways, Saronic Ferries. 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 Saronic Islands page.
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Athens (Piraeus) - Poros (Saronic Islands) Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 4
Operators Aegean Flying Dolphins, Alpha Lines, Hellenic Seaways & Saronic Ferries
Average Price £110*
Average Daily Sailings 4
Average Weekly Sailings 33
Average Sailing Duration 1h 9m
Fastest Sailing Duration 55m
First Ferry 08:30
Last Ferry 19:30
Distance 27 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 Piraeus to Poros?

The ferry crossing time from Piraeus to Poros is approximately 1h 33m. 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 Poros?

Piraeus to Poros ferry price can differ depending on the season. The average price of a ferry from Piraeus to Poros is £111. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Piraeus to Poros?

There are 3 popular ferry operators for Piraeus to Poros. These are
  • Blue Star Ferries
  • Saronic Ferries
  • Alpha Lines

How can I book ferry tickets from Piraeus to Poros?

Book ferries from Piraeus to Poros 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 Poros?

Yes, you can travel as a foot passenger from Piraeus to Poros with
  • Blue Star Ferries
  • Saronic Ferries
  • Alpha Lines

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

Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Piraeus to Poros with
  • Saronic Ferries

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

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
  • Blue Star Ferries
  • Saronic Ferries

How far is Poros from Piraeus?

The distance between Piraeus to Poros is approximately 27 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.


Poros Guide

The town and port of Poros is located on the Greek island of Kefalonia and provides an important link, via its ferry service, between the island and mainland Greece. Many of the fishermen's houses that made up the town were destroyed by an earthquake in 1953 but with the aid of the British the town was rebuilt and is set in the beautiful scenery of the Atros and Pahni mountains and its coastline, which provides the town with its port and beaches. The ravine of Poros is a popular attraction and is an 80 m deep precipice, with steep slopes where you can see hollows in the rocks - which are supposedly the footprints of the mythological Hercules. The River Vohinas springs from a 'bottomless' lake, with is a dry bed river in the summer months but in winter it flows through the town.

Legend has it that the large rocks that are located just off the beach between Poros and Skala were thrown at early invaders by the Cyclops. The coastline on the other side of Poros, facing Ithaca, is one of the last refuges of the endangered Mediterranean Monk Seal.


Piraeus to Poros Ferry Timetables

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


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Hellenic Seaways 08:30 09:30 1 hour Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Hellenic Seaways 08:30 09:35 1 hour 5 minutes Mon
Saronic Ferries 09:00 11:35 2 hours 35 minutes Sat
Hellenic Seaways 10:00 11:00 1 hour Everyday
Saronic Ferries 10:30 13:05 2 hours 35 minutes Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Alpha Lines 11:00 12:10 1 hour 10 minutes Mon
Saronic Ferries 11:15 13:50 2 hours 35 minutes Mon
Hellenic Seaways 12:00 13:00 1 hour Mon
Hellenic Seaways 13:00 14:05 1 hour 5 minutes Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Alpha Lines 14:40 15:50 1 hour 10 minutes Wed, Thu, Fri, Sun
Hellenic Seaways 16:30 17:30 1 hour Sat
Hellenic Seaways 17:30 18:25 55 minutes Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Hellenic Seaways 18:00 19:05 1 hour 5 minutes Sun
Hellenic Seaways 18:45 19:45 1 hour Mon
Hellenic Seaways 19:30 20:45 1 hour 15 minutes Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
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