Symi
Patmos
Ferries to Dodecanese Islands
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Symi Patmos Ferry

The Symi Patmos ferry route connects Dodecanese Islands with Dodecanese Islands and is currently operated by 2 ferry companies. The Dodekanisos Seaways service runs up to 6 times per week with a sailing duration of around 3 hours 50 minutes while the Blue Star Ferries service runs up to 4 times per week with a duration from 5 hours 40 minutes.

So that’s a combined 10 sailings on offer per week on the Symi Patmos route between Dodecanese Islands and Dodecanese Islands. Compare now and 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 Symi to Patmos?

The typical crossing time for ferries from Symi to Patmos is approximately 4h 45m. However, please keep in mind that sailing duration might change depending on what season you choose to travel.

How much is the ferry from Symi to Patmos?

The average price of a ferry from Symi to Patmos is approximately 69 €. However, please remember that the price of a ferry from Symi to Patmos can differ depending on the season. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Symi to Patmos?

There are currently 2 popular ferry operators travelling from Symi to Patmos. The following operators that provide this service are
  • Dodekanisos Seaways
  • Blue Star Ferries

How can I book ferry tickets from Symi to Patmos?

Ferries from Symi to Patmos 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 Symi to Patmos?

Yes, you can currently travel as a foot passenger onboard the ferries from Symi to Patmos with
  • Dodekanisos Seaways
  • Blue Star Ferries

Can you take your car on the ferry from Symi to Patmos?

Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Symi to Patmos with the following operators
  • Dodekanisos Seaways
  • Blue Star Ferries

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Symi to Patmos?

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
  • Dodekanisos Seaways
  • Blue Star Ferries

How far is Patmos from Symi?

Symi to Patmos is approximately 86 nautical miles distance apart.

Symi Guide

The Greek island of Symi is one of the Dodecanese Islands and is located around 40 km to the north west of the island of Rhodes and 420 km from the Port of Piraeus. Symi's closest neighbours are the Datca and Bozburun peninsulars of Mugla Province in Turkey. The island's terrain is mainly mountainous and its coastline is made up of either beaches and secluded coves, or rocky cliffs. Located on the north east coast of the island is its main town, also called Symi. The lower town is the area around the harbour, called Yialos, and the upper town is called Horio or Ano Symi. There isn't a great deal to see or do on the island, and this is perhaps where its charm is. Apart from lazing on the beach or swimming in its crystal clear waters the Monastery of the Archangel Panormitis, which is an early 18th century Greek Orthodox monastery built on the coast in the south west of the country, is worth visiting. Overlooking Ano Symi is the Kastro which was built by the Knights of St. John as an expansion of a Byzantine castle on the same site. Quite a bit of the structure remains and there are also signs of an ancient citadel on which two later castles were built.


Patmos Guide

The Greek island of Patmos is one of the Dodecanese group of islands and lies in the Aegean Sea, just off the west coast of Turkey. Skala is the port town on the island and is also the location of many of the most popular attractions. To the north of Skala is Meloi Beach with is picturesque and is shaded by trees. In the village of Hora there is the Monastery of St. John which is a popular site as is the Cave of Apocalypse which is thought to have been the sacred cave where Saint Ioannis heard the voice of God and wrote the Apocalypse. In the cave visitors are able to see the cross that was engraved by Saint Ioannis along with three small cracks in the rock through which the voice of God came, symbolising the Holy Trinity. The island is also mentioned in the Book of Revelation in the Bible where it states that its author, John, was on Patmos when he was given (and recorded) a vision from Jesus.


Symi to Patmos Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 2024-05-27 and 2024-06-02


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Dodekanisos Seaways 08:55 12:45 3 hours 50 minutes Fri, Sat
Dodekanisos Seaways 08:55 13:00 4 hours 5 minutes Tue
Dodekanisos Seaways 09:00 13:10 4 hours 10 minutes Mon, Thu, Sun
Blue Star Ferries 17:30 00:55 7 hours 25 minutes Thu

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