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Tilos Athens (Piraeus) Ferry

Typically ferries from Tilos to Athens (Piraeus) sail 1 times a week. The Tilos to Athens (Piraeus) ferry is operated by Blue Star Ferries. Tilos Athens (Piraeus) Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get tickets, pricing, schedules and availability.

Tilos Athens (Piraeus) Ferry Times

Tilos Athens (Piraeus) ferries typically depart from Tilos at around 18:25. The average sailing time of the ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Tilos is approximately 14h 42m.

Tilos to Athens (Piraeus) Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for a ferry from Tilos to Athens (Piraeus) typically range between $206* and $654*. On average the Tilos Athens (Piraeus) ferry is $352*. The cheapest Tilos Athens (Piraeus) ferry prices start from $105*. The average price for a foot passenger is $352*. The average price for a Santorini (Thira) Tinos car ferry is $396*.

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 Tilos?

The distance between Tilos and Athens (Piraeus) is approximately 276.0 miles (444.2km), or 239.8 nautical miles.

Is there a car ferry from Tilos to Athens (Piraeus)?

No, currently there is no car ferry from Tilos to Athens (Piraeus).

Are foot passengers allowed on the Tilos Athens (Piraeus) ferry?

Yes, Tilos Athens (Piraeus) ferries allow foot passengers. You can travel as a foot passenger from Tilos to Athens (Piraeus) with Blue Star Ferries.

Tilos Athens (Piraeus) Ferry Operator Schedules

  • Blue Star Ferries - 1 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings

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Tilos - Athens (Piraeus) Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 1
Operators Blue Star Ferries
Average Price A$417*
Average Weekly Sailings 1
Average Sailing Duration 14h 40m
Fastest Sailing Duration 14h 30m
First Ferry 18:25
Last Ferry 21:30
Distance 239 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 Tilos to Piraeus?

    The typical crossing time for ferries from Tilos to Piraeus is approximately 14h 40m. This is a rough guide for ferry duration as it can differ on type of ship and operator.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Tilos to Piraeus?

    There is 1 ferry operator for Tilos to Piraeus and this is
    • Blue Star Ferries
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Tilos to Piraeus?

    Ferries from Tilos 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 Tilos to Piraeus?

    Yes, you can currently travel as a foot passenger from Tilos to Piraeus with
    • Blue Star Ferries
  • Can you take your car on the ferry from Tilos to Piraeus?

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

    Yes, pets are allowed onboard the ferry from Tilos 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
    • Blue Star Ferries

Tilos Guide

The Greek island of Tilos is one of the Dodecanese group of islands in the Aegean Sea and is located halfway between the island of Kos and the island of Rhodes. The island's landscape is characterised by mountains, hills and plains where visitors can see around 400 varieties of herbs and flowers growing. The island also has a number of species of rare birds nesting there including Nightingales, Goldfinches, Bonelli's Eagle, Hawks, Herons and Bee-eaters, to name just a few. The whole island is a vast ecological park and is protected by international treaties.

The island's main town and port is Livadia where visitors will find the remains of a castle, deserted stone houses, Byzantine churches and paved streets. Although Livadia is the largest town, the island's capital is actually Megalo Chorio which is about 2 km from Livadia. A popular attraction on the island is the beautiful abandoned 15th century monastery of Agios Panteleimon which has some interesting icons. Also worth visiting is the Castle of the Knights which is where the Knight of St. John were based during the 15th century.

Ferries from the island's port depart to Piraeus, Rhodes and to other islands in the Dodecanese.


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.


Tilos to Piraeus Ferry Timetables

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


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Blue Star Ferries 19:20 10:40 15 hours 20 minutes Tue
Blue Star Ferries 21:30 12:00 14 hours 30 minutes Sat

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