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Ferry from Chios to Karlovassi

The Chios Karlovassi ferry is operated by Hellenic Seaways. Chios Karlovassi Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get the latest pricing and availability for your ferry trip.

Chios to Karlovassi Ferry Times

Ferries from Chios to Karlovassi typically depart from Chios at around 08:50. The average sailing time of a Karlovassi Chios ferry is approximately 2h 48m.

Chios Karlovassi Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for Chios Karlovassi ferries typically range between €14* and €70*. The average price is around €36*. The cheapest ferry prices from Chios to Karlovassi start from €9*. The average price for a foot passenger is €25*. The average price for a car ferry is €93*.

Pricing will vary by season and depend on the number of passengers, vehicle type and sailing time.

What is the distance between Chios and Karlovassi?

The distance between Chios to Karlovassi is approximately 51.6 miles (83.0km), or 44.8 nautical miles.

Is there a Chios Karlovassi car ferry?

Yes, Hellenic Seaways offer a car ferry from Chios to Karlovassi. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Chios and Karlovassi.

Are foot passengers allowed on the Chios Karlovassi ferry?

Yes, foot passengers can travel on ferries from Chios to Karlovassi with Hellenic Seaways.

Chios to Karlovassi Ferry Alternatives

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Chios - Karlovassi Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 1
Operators Hellenic Seaways
Average Price 45 €*
Average Weekly Sailings 1
Average Sailing Duration 2h 48m
Fastest Sailing Duration 2h 25m
First Ferry 08:50
Last Ferry 11:30
Distance 44 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2024-07-02.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Chios to Karlovassi?

The approximate duration for ferries from Chios to Karlovassi is 2h 25m. Durations can vary by operator and season.

How much is the ferry from Chios to Karlovassi?

Chios to Karlovassi is approximately 37 €. We recommended booking in advance for the best price and availability. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Chios to Karlovassi?

There is 1 ferry operator for ferries from Chios to Karlovassi and this is
  • Blue Star Ferries

How can I book ferry tickets from Chios to Karlovassi?

Book Chios to Karlovassi tickets through our deal finder, where you can view the latest prices and schedules.

Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Chios to Karlovassi?

Yes, foot passengers are allowed onboard the ferries from Chios to Karlovassi with
  • Blue Star Ferries

Can you take your car on the ferry from Chios to Karlovassi?

Yes, you can travel with a car from Chios to Karlovassi with the following operators
  • Blue Star Ferries

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Chios to Karlovassi?

Yes, passengers are allowed to bring their pets onboard the ferry. Please ensure you read all the information around pet travel from the operator you decide to travel with. The following operators currently allow pets on their ferries
  • Blue Star Ferries

How far is Karlovassi from Chios?

Chios to Karlovassi is approximately 44 nautical miles distance apart.

Chios Guide

The Greek island of Chios is the 5th largest Greek island in the Aegean Sea and is located around 7 km off the Anatolian coast and is separated from Turkey by the Chios Strait. Chios Town was constructed around the old harbour and medieval castle, which were constructed under Venetian and Ottoman rule. Some remains have been found which date back to 2,000 BC. Popular attractions on the island include the Chios Byzantine Museum, the Archaeological Museum of Chios, its medieval villages and the 11th century monastery of Nea Moni which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

The island is mainly mountainous although there are a few valleys to be found in the south and east parts of the island. Overlooking the northern part of the island is Mount Pelineo with its highest peak, Profitis Helias, at 1,297 meters above sea level. The island has a typical Mediterranean climate with mild winters and warm, dry, summers and is known for its picturesque landscape.

Chios, and the other islands in the East Aegean, are generally connected to the ports of Piraeus and Rafina, the Cycladic islands including Syros, Tinos, Mykonos and Andros and also to the island of Rhodes. Your journey to and from the island will either be by conventional of Highspeed ferry with journey times of between 5 1/2 hours and 9 1/2 hours depending on ferry company and ferry itinerary.

Karlovassi Guide

The tourist resort and port of Karlovassi is one of the most popular towns on the Greek island of Samos which lies in the north Aegean Sea. The island has a rich history and was home to the mathematician, Pythagoras, the astronomer Aristarchus and the philosopher Epicurus. The town is an important trading hub for the Aegean region and was home to a significant naval fleet in ancient history.

The town is in the north of the island and up until the 20th century it was perhaps best known for its tobacco manufacturing and tannery. A popular attraction in the town is the Tannery Museum which shows the town's long history in tannery which stretches back to ancient times. On display in the museum are tools and methods of leather processing and also the locations of the many tanneries that were located on Samos during the 20th century. There are some fine examples of neoclassical mansions in the town which can be seen alongside the remains of large stone factories at the "Ormos" seaside.

Ferries operating from the town's port depart to Piraeus, Chios, Fournoi, Agios Kirikos, Evdilos, Syros and Kavala.

Chios to Karlovassi Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 15/07/2024 and 21/07/2024

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Hellenic Seaways 09:25 11:50 2 hours 25 minutes Sun
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