Thessaloniki
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Thessaloniki to Piraeus Ferry Times

The first Thessaloniki to Athens ferry typically departs from Thessaloniki at around 07:00 and the last ferry usually departs at 21:00. The average journey time is approximately 27h 0m and the fastest journey time is approximately 25h 35m.

How long is the ferry from Thessaloniki to Piraeus?

Thessaloniki Athens (Piraeus) Ferry sail durations on this ferry route can take around 27h 0m. The fastest sailings are approximately 25h 35m. Sailing times can vary, durations often differ between ferry operators and can be impacted by weather conditions.

How much is the ferry from Thessaloniki to Piraeus?

Thessaloniki Athens (Piraeus) ferry prices typically range between £79* and £604*. The average price is typically £293*. The cheapest Thessaloniki Athens (Piraeus) ferry prices start from £80*. The average price for a foot passenger is £189*. The average price for a car is £579*. Pricing will vary depending on number of passengers, vehicle type, route and sailing times. Prices exclude service fees.

How far is it from Thessaloniki to Piraeus?

The distance between Thessaloniki to Piraeus is approximately 177.4 miles (285.5km) or 154.2 nautical miles for the mariners!

Thessaloniki to Piraeus Ferry Operator Schedules

There is 1 weekly sailing from Thessaloniki to Athens (Piraeus), provided by Hellenic Seaways. Please note that ferry timetables can change from season to season.

Can I travel on a car ferry from Thessaloniki and Piraeus?

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

Can I travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Thessaloniki and Piraeus?

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

Can I take my pet on the ferry from Thessaloniki and Piraeus?

Pets are currently not allowed on board the ferries from Thessaloniki to Athens (Piraeus).

For more information, please visit our Ferries from Greece to Athens page.
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Thessaloniki - Athens (Piraeus) Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 1
Operators Hellenic Seaways
Average Price £293*
Average Weekly Sailings 1
Average Sailing Duration 27h 0m
Fastest Sailing Duration 25h 35m
First Ferry 07:00
Last Ferry 21:00
Distance 154 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 Thessaloniki to Piraeus?

The ferry crossing time from Thessaloniki to Piraeus is approximately 26h 55m. 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 Thessaloniki to Piraeus?

Thessaloniki to Piraeus ferry price can differ depending on the season. The average price of a ferry from Thessaloniki to Piraeus is £294. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Thessaloniki to Piraeus?

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

How can I book ferry tickets from Thessaloniki to Piraeus?

Book ferries from Thessaloniki to Piraeus 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 Thessaloniki to Piraeus?

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

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

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

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

No, pets are not permitted onboard the ferries.

How far is Piraeus from Thessaloniki?

The distance between Thessaloniki to Piraeus is approximately 154 nautical Miles.

Thessaloniki Guide

Embark on a journey through history and culture at Thessaloniki Ferry Port, the gateway to Greece's spirited second city. Thessaloniki is renowned for its vibrant festivals, including the Thessaloniki International Film Festival which brightens up the autumn season, and the annual Dimitria festival, celebrating the city's patron saint. Tourists flock to the White Tower, the emblematic monument by the seafront, and the Archaeological Museum, which houses treasures of Macedonia's ancient past. The city's Byzantine walls offer a panoramic vista of Thessaloniki, while the historic district of Ano Poli is a labyrinth of charming cobblestone streets. From the port, you can easily venture to other Greek destinations or neighbouring countries by bus, train, or road. The city centre is a short bus ride away, with frequent services connecting the port to the heart of Thessaloniki. Whether it's delving into history or enjoying the modern buzz, Thessaloniki Ferry Port is your starting point for an unforgettable Aegean adventure.

Piraeus Guide

Embark on a Grecian odyssey starting from Piraeus ferry port, a bustling gateway that seamlessly blends maritime tradition with modern vibrancy. Piraeus serves as the perfect launchpad for the Thessaloniki to Athens ferry, allowing travelers to explore the ancient splendors of Athens, with iconic landmarks like the Acropolis, the Parthenon, and the Archaeological Museum beckoning history enthusiasts. Stroll through the charming Plaka district or visit the bustling central market for a taste of local life. Annually, the city celebrates with the Piraeus Carnival, a vibrant event filled with parades and cultural performances. From Piraeus, the Greek islands are just a ferry ride away, and the port's extensive network facilitates easy travel to destinations like Crete, the Cyclades, and the Dodecanese. For travel to Athens city center, the efficient metro system is a traveler's best bet, with the green line connecting directly to Piraeus station. Buses are also available, providing convenient access to various parts of the city. Whether you're setting sail to idyllic islands or delving into historic streets, Piraeus ferry port is your starting point for an unforgettable Grecian adventure.


Thessaloniki to Piraeus Ferry Timetables

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


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Hellenic Seaways 21:00 00:10 27 hours 10 minutes Sun
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