Athens (Piraeus)
Syros
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Athens (Piraeus) Syros Ferry

The Athens (Piraeus) Syros ferry route connects Athens with Cyclades Islands and is currently operated by 3 ferry companies. Blue Star Ferries operate their crossing up to 3 times per day, SeaJets 3 times per day & the Cyclades Fast Ferries service is available up to 3 times per week.

There are a combined 45 sailings available per week on the Athens (Piraeus) Syros crossing between Athens and Cyclades Islands and with 3 ferry companies on offer it is advisable to compare all to make sure you get the best fare at the time that you want to travel.

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Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Piraeus to Syros?

The typical crossing time for ferries from Piraeus to Syros is approximately 2h 41m. However, please keep in mind that sailing duration might change depending on what season you choose to travel.

How much is the ferry from Piraeus to Syros?

The average price of a ferry from Piraeus to Syros is approximately 182 €. However, please remember that the price of a ferry from Piraeus to Syros can differ depending on the season. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Piraeus to Syros?

There are currently 3 popular ferry operators travelling from Piraeus to Syros. The following operators that provide this service are
  • Blue Star Ferries
  • SeaJets
  • Cyclades Fast Ferries

How can I book ferry tickets from Piraeus to Syros?

Ferries from Piraeus to Syros are available for booking through our deal finder. Please also visit our offers page to stay updated with all the latest ferry offers on this route.

Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Piraeus to Syros?

Yes, you can currently travel as a foot passenger onboard the ferries from Piraeus to Syros with
  • Blue Star Ferries
  • SeaJets
  • Cyclades Fast Ferries

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

Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Piraeus to Syros with the following operators
  • Blue Star Ferries
  • SeaJets
  • Cyclades Fast Ferries

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

Yes, passengers are allowed to bring their pets onboard this ferry service. However, you may require a pet passport and other documentation to take your furry companion with you. The following operators currently allow pets on their ferries
  • Blue Star Ferries
  • SeaJets

How far is Syros from Piraeus?

Piraeus to Syros is approximately 82 nautical miles distance apart.

Athens (Piraeus) Guide

The port city of Piraeus in Greece lies on the Saronic Gulf in the Attica region of the country and forms part of the Athens urban area, with the centre of Athens located some 12 km from the port. The centre of Piraeus is generally congested with traffic and tends not to be place where tourists would go. The area has many of the facilities you would expect of a non-tourist town: banks, public buildings, pedestrian areas, shopping streets and the like. The area around Zea Marina and Mikrolimano Harbour are perhaps the most attractive part of Piraeus and have a good selection of restaurants, cafes and bars.

Piraeus is Greece's main port and the largest in Europe and the third largest in the world. Unsurprisingly, it is the hub of Greece's maritime industries and the base for its merchant navy. Having recently undergone a refurbishment, facilities at the port have improved and include ATM's, bureau de change, restaurants, cafes, bars and a number of travel agencies selling ferry tickets. destinations served by the port include the island of Crete, the Cyclades Islands, the Dodecanese Islands, the eastern parts of Greece and parts of the northern and eastern Aegean Sea.


Syros Guide

The Greek island of Syros is one of the Cyclades group of islands and is unusual in that the island's architecture is more medieval rather than the more typical Cycladic. The island's capital is Ermoupolis and has some fine examples of Venetian mansions to see. In the Vaporia quarter of the capital visitors will find some lovely large churches and impressive neoclassical buildings, such as the Town Hall and Apollo Theatre in the central square. Also popular with visitors are the island's beaches which are well equipped for tourists and have a good range of facilities.

The island can trace its history back to the 3rd millennium BC where signs of inhabitation have been found in the Halandriani and Kastri parts of the island. Artefacts found indicate that there was some kind of metal workshop on the island which possibly had a trading relationship with Asia Minor. The Samians occupied the island in the 6th century BC and is when many of the island's inhabitants moved to the island. At that time, the important physician and philosopher Pherecydis was born in Syros and some years later he went to Samos and became the teacher of Pythagoras.


Piraeus to Syros Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 2024-06-24 and 2024-06-30


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
SeaJets 07:00 09:00 2 hours Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Blue Star Ferries 07:15 10:50 3 hours 35 minutes Tue, Fri, Sat, Sun
Blue Star Ferries 07:30 11:35 4 hours 5 minutes Everyday
Cyclades Fast Ferries 09:00 11:30 2 hours 30 minutes Mon, Wed, Sat
SeaJets 09:30 11:55 2 hours 25 minutes Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
SeaJets 16:00 18:20 2 hours 20 minutes Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Blue Star Ferries 17:30 21:00 3 hours 30 minutes Mon, Wed, Fri
Blue Star Ferries 18:00 21:45 3 hours 45 minutes Thu, Sat
Blue Star Ferries 23:30 02:50 3 hours 20 minutes Tue
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