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Poros Athens (Piraeus) Ferry

The ferry from Poros (Saronic Islands) to Athens (Piraeus) typically sails 4 times daily and up to 29 times weekly. 4 ferry operators provide ferries from Poros (Saronic Islands) to Athens (Piraeus), Aegean Flying Dolphins, Alpha Lines, Hellenic Seaways & Saronic Ferries. Poros (Saronic Islands) Athens (Piraeus) Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get tickets, pricing, schedules and availability.

Poros (Saronic Islands) Athens (Piraeus) Ferry Times

The earliest Poros (Saronic Islands) Athens (Piraeus) ferry typically departs Poros (Saronic Islands) at about 08:05. The average sailing time of a ferry from Poros (Saronic Islands) to Athens (Piraeus) is approximately 1h 15m and the fastest sailing time is approximately 1h 0m.

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

Ferry prices for a ferry from Poros (Saronic Islands) to Athens (Piraeus) typically range between $56* and $227*. On average the Poros (Saronic Islands) Athens (Piraeus) ferry is $154*. The cheapest Poros (Saronic Islands) Athens (Piraeus) ferry prices start from $31*. The average price for a foot passenger is $154*. The average price for a Poros (Saronic Islands) Athens (Piraeus) car ferry is $152*.

Ferry prices may differ by season and depend on various factors, such as number of passengers, vehicle type and sailing time. Pricing is taken from searches over last 30 days, last updated 05 July, 2023.

How far is Athens (Piraeus) from Poros (Saronic Islands)?

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

Is there a car ferry from Poros (Saronic Islands) to Athens (Piraeus)?

Yes, there is a car ferry from Poros (Saronic Islands) to Athens (Piraeus) provided by Saronic Ferries. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and tickets for car ferries between Poros (Saronic Islands) and Athens (Piraeus).

Are foot passengers allowed on the Poros (Saronic Islands) Athens (Piraeus) ferry?

Yes, Poros (Saronic Islands) Athens (Piraeus) ferries allow foot passengers. You can travel as a foot passenger from Poros (Saronic Islands) to Athens (Piraeus) with Aegean Flying Dolphins, Alpha Lines, Hellenic Seaways, Saronic Ferries.

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

  • Hellenic Seaways - 30 weekly sailings, 4 daily sailings
  • Alpha Lines - 6 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings
  • Saronic Ferries - 2 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings

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Poros (Saronic Islands) - Athens (Piraeus) Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 4
Operators Aegean Flying Dolphins, Alpha Lines, Hellenic Seaways & Saronic Ferries
Average Price A$168*
Average Daily Sailings 5
Average Weekly Sailings 33
Average Sailing Duration 1h 15m
Fastest Sailing Duration 1h 0m
First Ferry 08:05
Last Ferry 21:25
Distance 27 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2023-08-01.

Most popular questions

  • How long is the ferry from Poros to Piraeus?

    The typical crossing time for ferries from Poros to Piraeus is approximately 1h 36m. This is a rough guide for ferry duration as it can differ on type of ship and operator.
  • How much is the ferry from Poros to Piraeus?

    The average price of a ferry from Poros to Piraeus is approximately 53 €. The price is typically a bit higher during peak season. Price exclusive of booking fees.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Poros to Piraeus?

    Poros to Piraeus is operated by 3 ferry companies. The operators that provide this service are
    • Hellenic Seaways
    • Saronic Ferries
    • Alpha Lines
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Poros to Piraeus?

    Ferries from Poros to Piraeus are available for booking through our deal finder, with live prices, timetables and operators.
  • Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Poros to Piraeus?

    Yes, you can currently travel as a foot passenger from Poros to Piraeus with
    • Hellenic Seaways
    • Saronic Ferries
    • Alpha Lines
  • Can you take your car on the ferry from Poros to Piraeus?

    Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Poros to Piraeus with
    • Saronic Ferries
  • Can you bring pets on the ferry from Poros to Piraeus?

    Yes, pets are allowed onboard the ferry from Poros to Piraeus. However, you may require a pet passport and other documentation. Please read the operators pet guidelines. The following operators currently allow pets on the ferry
    • Hellenic Seaways
    • Saronic Ferries
  • How far is Piraeus from Poros?

    The distance between Poros to Piraeus is approximately 26 nautical miles.

Poros Guide

The small Greek island of Poros is located in the southern part of the Saronic Gulf and is made up of two islands. Spharia is the southern island and Kalaureia is the northern and larger of the two islands. Spanning the narrow strait that separates the two islands is a bridge. The island is roughly 60 km to the south of Piraeus and is only 200 m from the Peloponnese on the Greek mainland. There are a few popular tourist attractions on the island including several chapels and churches located around the island with the most interesting being the Monastery of Zoodochos Pigi and the Metropolitan Temple of Saint George. The 18th century Monastery of Zoodochos Pigi is located around 4 km from Poros Town and sits in an area surrounded by pine and plane trees. The monastery is where visitors will find the graves of the famous Greek captains Tobazis, N. Apostolis and An. Miaoulis.

The island is connected to the port of Piraeus by ferry and catamaran with a crossing time of around 2 hours and 30 minutes by ferry, and 1 hour and 20 minutes by catamaran. The island is also connected to Galatas on the Greek mainland. Ferries tend to depart every 30 minutes and the trip takes 5 minutes.


Athens (Piraeus) Guide

The Greek city and port of Piraeus is one of the largest ports in the whole of the Mediterranean, and the third largest in the world, and has become a major hub for the ferry network that spans the Aegean Sea. Piraeus is an important city in its own right despite the fact that it is frequently considered to be a suburb of Athens, the Greek capital, which is only a very short distance away. Despite its proximity to Athens, Piraeus' waterfront has its own distinct appearance and visitors will see that the most appealing parts of the city are located around its eastern quarter, alongside both Mikrolimano Harbour and Zea Marina. A popular event in Piraeus is the Ecocinema International Film Festival which is held annually in late February and is where a number of films are screened at the Atticon Cinema and the Cineac Cinema, which are both located in the city's Town Hall Square.

Full of restaurants, bars and nightclubs, the waterfront district was greatly redeveloped in time for the Athens Olympics and as a result a new harbour front promenade was created that is lined with trees and passes the medieval city walls. The walls serve as a reminder and as an insight into the city's rich past.


Poros to Piraeus Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 26/2/2024 and 3/3/2024


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

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