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Volos Skiathos Ferry

The ferry from Volos to Skiathos typically sails 3 times daily and up to 23 times weekly. 4 ferry operators provide ferries from Volos to Skiathos, Aegean Flying Dolphins, Anes Ferries, Hellenic Seaways & SeaJets. Volos Skiathos Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get tickets, pricing, schedules and availability.

Volos Skiathos Ferry Times

The earliest Volos Skiathos ferry typically departs Volos at about 07:30. The average sailing time of a ferry from Volos to Skiathos is approximately 2h 9m and the fastest sailing time is approximately 1h 25m.

Volos to Skiathos Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for a ferry from Volos to Skiathos typically range between $105* and $690*. On average the Volos Skiathos ferry is $396*. The cheapest Volos Skiathos ferry prices start from $42*. The average price for a foot passenger is $219*. The average price for a Volos Skiathos car ferry is $542*.

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 Skiathos from Volos?

The distance between Volos and Skiathos is approximately 39.8 miles (64.1km), or 34.6 nautical miles.

Is there a car ferry from Volos to Skiathos?

Yes, there is a car ferry from Volos to Skiathos provided by Anes Ferries, Hellenic Seaways, SeaJets. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and tickets for car ferries between Volos and Skiathos.

Are foot passengers allowed on the Volos Skiathos ferry?

Yes, Volos Skiathos ferries allow foot passengers. You can travel as a foot passenger from Volos to Skiathos with Aegean Flying Dolphins, Anes Ferries, Hellenic Seaways, SeaJets.

Volos Skiathos Ferry Operator Schedules

  • Aegean Flying Dolphins - 5 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings
  • Hellenic Seaways - 6 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings
  • SeaJets - 7 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings
  • Anes Ferries - 6 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings

Volos to Skiathos Ferry Alternatives

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Volos - Skiathos Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 4
Operators Aegean Flying Dolphins, Anes Ferries, Hellenic Seaways & SeaJets
Average Price A$380*
Average Daily Sailings 3
Average Weekly Sailings 23
Average Sailing Duration 2h 11m
Fastest Sailing Duration 1h 25m
First Ferry 07:30
Last Ferry 18:30
Distance 34 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 Volos to Skiathos?

    The typical crossing time for ferries from Volos to Skiathos is approximately 2h 11m. This is a rough guide for ferry duration as it can differ on type of ship and operator.
  • How much is the ferry from Volos to Skiathos?

    The average price of a ferry from Volos to Skiathos is approximately 106 €. The price is typically a bit higher during peak season. Price exclusive of booking fees.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Volos to Skiathos?

    Volos to Skiathos is operated by 4 ferry companies. The operators that provide this service are
    • Hellenic Seaways
    • Anes Ferries
    • Aegean Flying Dolphins
    • SeaJets
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Volos to Skiathos?

    Ferries from Volos to Skiathos are available for booking through our deal finder, with live prices, timetables and operators.
  • How far is Skiathos from Volos?

    The distance between Volos to Skiathos is approximately 34 nautical miles.

Volos Guide

The Greek city and port of Volos is located in Thessaly of mainland Greece and is around 325 km to the north of Athens and 215 km to the south of Thessaloniki. The town's port is the region's only access to the sea and the town is the capital of the Magnesia region. Volos' port is one of the newest ports in Greece with many of its buildings being constructed after 1955, when an earthquake destroyed much of what was there before. The University of Thessaly is located in the city which is also a centre for manufacturing, services and tourism for the region. The city played an important role in the 2004 Olympic Games as since then has also hosted other athletic events such as the European Athletics Championships. The city also hosted the 7th International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics in July and August 2013.

The city is regarded as one of the most beautiful in Greece and its long history can be seen in its buildings. The many mansions, municipal buildings, museums, early 20th century industrial buildings and lovely churches all combine to make Volos a place worth visiting.

From the city's port, ferry services depart to Skiathos, Alonissos, Glossa and Skopelos.


Skiathos Guide

The small Greek island of Skiathos lies in the Aegean Sea and measures approximately 12 km in length and 6 km wide, with a total land area of roughly 50 sq. km. It forms part of the Sporades group of islands and is that island chain's smallest inhabited island where most of the population is located around its south coast. In this part of the island the hills are generally much gentler than the more rugged northern part of the island. Much of the island's interior is covered by Pine forests and is a great deal Greener than most of the other Greek islands in the Mediterranean. The island's main towns are Skiathos and Koukounaries.

The island can trace its inhabited history back to ancient times when it was founded in the 7th or 7th centuries BC by the Ionians. Over subsequent centuries Skiathos has been ruled by a number of different civilisations including the Athenians, the Spartans, the Macedonians, the Romans, the Byzantine, the Venetians and the Ottomans.

Skiathos is connected by conventional ferry and high speed ferry to Thessaloniki, the other islands in the Sporades, the islands of the Cyclades and to Crete.


Volos to Skiathos Ferry Timetables

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


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
SeaJets 07:30 09:45 2 hours 15 minutes Everyday
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