Symi
Leros
Ferry to Dodecanese Islands
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Ferry from Symi (Simi) to Leros

Typically ferry sailings run between Symi (Simi) and Leros run once a day. 2 operators sail this route Blue Star Ferries & Dodekanisos Seaways and runs throughout the year. Symi (Simi) Leros ferries cost between £33 and £76, depending on ticket details. Prices exclude any service fees. Ferry timetables change seasonally use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and availability for Symi (Simi) Leros ferries.

Symi (Simi) Leros Ferry Times

The earliest Symi (Simi) Leros ferry sailings typically depart Symi (Simi) at around 08:55. The last ferry usually departs at 18:15.

How long is the ferry from Symi (Simi) to Leros?

Symi (Simi) Leros Ferry sail durations on this ferry route can take around 3h 34m. The fastest sailings are approximately 2h 55m. Sailing times can vary, durations often differ between ferry operators and can be impacted by weather conditions.

Symi (Simi) Leros Ferry Operator Schedules

There are an average of 1 daily sailings and up to 7 weekly ferry sailings from Symi (Simi) to Leros. These sailings are provided by Blue Star Ferries & Dodekanisos Seaways. Please keep in mind that ferry timetables often increase during the high season.

Symi (Simi) Leros Ferry Prices

Symi (Simi) Leros ferry prices typically range between £33* and £76*. The average price is typically £49*. The cheapest Symi (Simi) Leros ferry prices start from £18*. The average price for a foot passenger is £49*.

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

How far is it from Symi (Simi) to Leros?

The distance between Symi (Simi) to Leros is approximately 74.8 miles (120.3km) or 65.0 nautical miles.

Can I travel by car on the Symi (Simi) Leros ferry?

No, ferry operators currently do not allow cars to travel on sailings between Symi (Simi) and Leros

Can I travel as a foot passenger from Symi (Simi) to Leros?

Yes, foot passengers can travel with Blue Star Ferries, Dodekanisos Seaways between Symi (Simi) and Leros.

Can I take my pet on the ferry from Symi (Simi) to Leros?

Pets are allowed on ferries travelling from Symi (Simi) to Leros 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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Symi (Simi) - Leros Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 2
Operators Blue Star Ferries & Dodekanisos Seaways
Average Price £49*
Average Weekly Sailings 7
Average Sailing Duration 3h 34m
Fastest Sailing Duration 2h 55m
First Ferry 08:55
Last Ferry 18:15
Distance 65 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 Symi to Leros?

The ferry crossing time from Symi to Leros is approximately 3h 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 Symi to Leros?

Symi to Leros ferry price can differ depending on the season. The average price of a ferry from Symi to Leros is £48. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Symi to Leros?

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

How can I book ferry tickets from Symi to Leros?

Book ferries from Symi to Leros 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 Symi to Leros?

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

Can you take your car on the ferry from Symi to Leros?

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

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Symi to Leros?

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 Leros from Symi?

The distance between Symi to Leros is approximately 65 nautical Miles.

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Symi Guide

The Greek island of Symi is one of the Dodecanese Islands and is located around 40 km to the north west of the island of Rhodes and 420 km from the Port of Piraeus. Symi's closest neighbours are the Datca and Bozburun peninsulars of Mugla Province in Turkey. The island's terrain is mainly mountainous and its coastline is made up of either beaches and secluded coves, or rocky cliffs. Located on the north east coast of the island is its main town, also called Symi. The lower town is the area around the harbour, called Yialos, and the upper town is called Horio or Ano Symi. There isn't a great deal to see or do on the island, and this is perhaps where its charm is. Apart from lazing on the beach or swimming in its crystal clear waters the Monastery of the Archangel Panormitis, which is an early 18th century Greek Orthodox monastery built on the coast in the south west of the country, is worth visiting. Overlooking Ano Symi is the Kastro which was built by the Knights of St. John as an expansion of a Byzantine castle on the same site. Quite a bit of the structure remains and there are also signs of an ancient citadel on which two later castles were built.


Leros Guide

Leros is a Greek island and is one of the Dodecanese group of islands and lies between the islands of Patmos and Kalymnos. Legend has it that Leros is where the goddess Artemis would go hunt as it was home to a large population of deer. The island's long history can easily be observed in the many ancient monuments that are spread around the island. Popular attractions include the Medieval Castle and the island's interesting museums. The most visited places on the island are Alinda and Agia Marina but for the more adventurous, a drive around the island will not disappoint as there are a number of lovely beaches with crystal clear waters waiting to be discovered. The island is also popular with scuba divers who visit to explore the many ancient shipwrecks that lie on the seabed around the island.

From the island's port there are daily ferry connections to the port of Piraeus and by conventional ferry and hydrofoil to most of the Greek islands of the Dodecanese like Patmos, Lipsi, Samos, Kos, Rhodes, Symi and Nisyros. There are also weekly connection to some of the islands of the Cyclades like Syros and Amorgos.


Symi to Leros Ferry Timetables

Ferry Timetables between 15/07/2024 and 21/07/2024


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Dodekanisos Seaways 08:55 11:50 2 hours 55 minutes Fri, Sat
Dodekanisos Seaways 08:55 12:00 3 hours 5 minutes Tue
Dodekanisos Seaways 09:00 12:10 3 hours 10 minutes Mon, Thu, Sun
Blue Star Ferries 17:25 22:25 5 hours Tue
Blue Star Ferries 17:30 23:10 5 hours 40 minutes Thu
Blue Star Ferries 18:15 22:30 4 hours 15 minutes Wed

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