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Iraklia Naxos Ferries

Typically, 1 daily ferry sailings operate between Iraklia to Naxos. 2 ferry operators sail between Iraklia to Naxos, these include Blue Star Ferries & Small Cyclades Lines. Iraklia Naxos Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get the latest pricing and availability for your ferry trip.

Iraklia to Naxos Ferry Times

Ferries from Iraklia to Naxos typically depart from Iraklia at around 08:00. The average sailing time of a Naxos Iraklia ferry is approximately 1h 17m.

Iraklia Naxos Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for Iraklia Naxos ferries typically range between €5* and €21*. The average price is around €12*. The cheapest ferry prices from Iraklia to Naxos start from €6*. The average price for a foot passenger is €12*. The average price for a car ferry is €25*.

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 Iraklia and Naxos?

The distance between Iraklia to Naxos is approximately 16.7 miles (26.8km), or 14.5 nautical miles.

Is there a Iraklia Naxos car ferry?

Yes, Blue Star Ferries offer a car ferry from Iraklia to Naxos. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Iraklia and Naxos.

Are foot passengers allowed on the Iraklia Naxos ferry?

Yes, foot passengers can travel on ferries from Iraklia to Naxos with Blue Star Ferries, Small Cyclades Lines.

Iraklia Naxos Ferry Operator Schedules

  • Blue Star Ferries - 2 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings
  • Small Cyclades Lines - 5 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings

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Iraklia - Naxos Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 2
Operators Blue Star Ferries & Small Cyclades Lines
Average Price 19 €*
Average Daily Sailings 1
Average Weekly Sailings 8
Average Sailing Duration 1h 16m
Fastest Sailing Duration 1h 0m
First Ferry 08:00
Last Ferry 21:00
Distance 14 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 Iraklia to Naxos?

    The approximate duration for ferries from Iraklia to Naxos is 1h 12m. Durations can vary by operator and season.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Iraklia to Naxos?

    2 popular ferry companies travel from Iraklia to Naxos. These ferry companies are
    • Blue Star Ferries
    • Small Cyclades Lines
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Iraklia to Naxos?

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

Iraklia Guide

The small Greek island of Iraklia is one of the Cyclades group of islands and is located in the Aegean Sea. It measures around 18 sq. km and lies between the island of Naxos and the island of Ios, and is close to the islands of Schoinoussa, Koufonisi, Donoussa and Keros which together for the Small Cyclades group of islands. The island has many artefacts that have been found confirming that ancient settlements and tomb were located on the island. Finds include evidence of the Early Cycladic civilisation (3rd millennium BC) and the ruins of the temples of the Goddess Luck and the Goddess Zeus, dating back to the 4th - 2nd century BC. The islands coastal terrain, characterised by coves and naturally formed caves, were good hiding places for pirates and smugglers during the Turkish Occupation.

Agios Georgios is the island's port from which ferries operate to Piraeus with a crossing time of between 8 and 10 hours, depending on route. Ferry services are also available to the other islands of the Small Cyclades and also to Naxos and Amorgos.

Naxos Guide

Naxos is a Greek island that lies in the Aegean Sea and is part of the Cyclades group of islands. The island has a rich and interesting history and has been ruled by a number of different civilisations during its history, including the Byzantine, Frankish and Venetians, all of which have left their mark on the island. The island has a flourishing agricultural economy thanks to its fertile terrain and visitors will see both olives and grapes being grown.

Popular attractions on the island, aside from its lovely beaches, tend to focus around Hora and include the Venetian Castle. Also popular with visitors are the island's villages, with one of the largest being Filoti which is situated next to Mount Zeus and Apiranthos which is next to Mount Fanari. Another popular way to spend time on the island is to take to one of the many trails on the island and to go hiking into the mountains.

The island's port is also located in Chora. From the port ferries depart to Piraeus (Athens) and to the other islands in the Cyclades.

Iraklia to Naxos Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 26/02/2024 and 03/03/2024

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Blue Star Ferries 07:55 09:00 1 hour 5 minutes Mon, Tue, Thu
Small Cyclades Lines 09:15 10:45 1 hour 30 minutes Wed, Fri, Sat
Small Cyclades Lines 11:30 13:00 1 hour 30 minutes Tue, Thu, Sun

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