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Cies Islands Cangas Ferries

Ferries from Cies Islands to Cangas typically sail 7 times daily and up to 52 times weekly. 2 ferry operators sail between Cies Islands to Cangas, these include Mar de Ons & Naviera Nabia. Cies Islands Cangas Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get the latest pricing and availability for your ferry trip.

Cies Islands to Cangas Ferry Times

The earliest ferry from Cies Islands to Cangas typically departs Cies Islands at about 11:45. The average sailing time of a Cies Islands Cangas ferry is approximately 1h 0m and the fastest sailing time is approximately 1h 0m.

Cies Islands Cangas Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for Cies Islands Cangas ferries typically range between €47* and €102*. The average price is around €64*. The cheapest ferry prices from Cies Islands to Cangas start from €24*. The average price for a foot passenger is €64*. The average price for a car ferry is €207*.

Pricing will vary by season and depend on the number of passengers, vehicle type and sailing time. Pricing is taken from searches over last 30 days, last updated 05 July, 2023.

What is the distance between Cies Islands and Cangas?

The distance between Cies Islands to Cangas is approximately 8.8 miles (14.2km), or 7.7 nautical miles.

Is there a Cies Islands Cangas car ferry?

No ferry operators currently provide a car ferry between Cies Islands and Cangas

Are foot passengers allowed on the Cies Islands Cangas ferry?

Yes, foot passengers can travel on ferries from Cies Islands to Cangas with Mar de Ons, Naviera Nabia.

Cies Islands Cangas Ferry Operator Schedules

  • Mar de Ons - 20 weekly sailings, 3 daily sailings
  • Naviera Nabia - 16 weekly sailings, 2 daily sailings

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Cies Islands - Cangas Route summary
Departure Country Spain
Destination Country Spain
No. of Operators 2
Operators Mar de Ons & Naviera Nabia
Average Price 96 €*
Average Daily Sailings 3
Average Weekly Sailings 17
Average Sailing Duration 1h 0m
First Ferry 11:45
Last Ferry 19:30
Distance 7 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 Cies Islands to Cangas?

    The approximate duration for ferries from Cies Islands to Cangas is 1h. Durations can vary by operator and season.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Cies Islands to Cangas?

    2 popular ferry companies travel from Cies Islands to Cangas. These ferry companies are
    • Naviera Nabia
    • Mar de Ons
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Cies Islands to Cangas?

    Book Cies Islands to Cangas 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 Cies Islands to Cangas?

    Yes, foot passengers are allowed onboard the ferries from Cies Islands to Cangas with
    • Mar de Ons

Cies Islands Guide

The Cies Islands archipelago is formed of three islands found near the mouth of the Ria de Vigo estuary that cuts along the southern coast of the Iberian Peninsula in northern Spain. These mountainous islands are largely uninhabited and have been protected as a nature reserve since the 1980’s. As such, the sweeping verdant hills and rocky cliff-side coasts remain largely untouched by human activity.

What’s there to do on the Cies Islands?
The beaches that line the glistening blue shores are particularly popular during the warm summer months. The long, curving Rodas beach, that connects the islands of Monteagudo and Faro, was voted the best beach in the world by The Guardian newspaper in 2007. Make sure you take your own garbage bag as you must take your litter back to the mainland as big fines are imposed in this National Park and nature reserve. This pre-Roman settlement is a clean haven that’s perfect for relaxing, hiking or maybe even some bird watching.

How should I get around the island?
The port of the Cies Islands is nothing but a single concrete pier built upon the rocks that line the eastern coast of the isle of San Martino. There are no roads on the island meaning that travelling to and from the port can only be achieved by traversing the footpaths that lead towards the inland wilds of shrubs and trees that rise and fall over the hilly terrain.

What services are operated from the islands?
Two passenger services currently operate from the port, heading along three different routes. Both Naviera Nabia and Mar de Ons ferries offer daily trips east along the nearby Ria de Vigo to the cities of Vigo and Cangas that sit opposite each other across the water. Both services also sail the short distance south to the picturesque town of Baiona

Cies Islands to Cangas Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 08/04/2024 and 14/04/2024

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Mar de Ons 13:40 14:40 1 hour Mon, Sun
Mar de Ons 17:00 18:00 1 hour Thu
Naviera Nabia 17:30 18:30 1 hour Thu, Sat
Mar de Ons 18:00 19:00 1 hour Mon, Sun
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