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Ferry from Kalymnos to Patmos

Depending on the season their are usually 1 daily and 11 weekly sailings between Kalymnos and Patmos. 2 ferry operators sail between Kalymnos to Patmos, these include Blue Star Ferries & Dodekanisos Seaways. Kalymnos Patmos Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get the latest pricing and availability for your ferry trip.

Kalymnos to Patmos Ferry Times

The earliest ferry from Kalymnos to Patmos typically departs Kalymnos at about 10:50. The average sailing time of a Kalymnos Patmos ferry is approximately 1h 56m and the fastest sailing time is approximately 1h 30m.

Kalymnos Patmos Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for Kalymnos Patmos ferries typically range between €17* and €62*. The average price is around €42*. The cheapest ferry prices from Kalymnos to Patmos start from €10*. The average price for a foot passenger is €41*.

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

What is the distance between Kalymnos and Patmos?

The distance between Kalymnos to Patmos is approximately 38.3 miles (61.7km), or 33.3 nautical miles.

Is there a Kalymnos Patmos car ferry?

No ferry operators currently provide a car ferry between Kalymnos and Patmos

Are foot passengers allowed on the Kalymnos Patmos ferry?

Yes, foot passengers can travel on ferries from Kalymnos to Patmos with Blue Star Ferries, Dodekanisos Seaways.

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Kalymnos - Patmos Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 2
Operators Blue Star Ferries & Dodekanisos Seaways
Average Price 53 €*
Average Daily Sailings 1
Average Weekly Sailings 11
Average Sailing Duration 1h 56m
Fastest Sailing Duration 1h 30m
First Ferry 10:50
Last Ferry 22:50
Distance 33 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2024-04-02.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Kalymnos to Patmos?

The approximate duration for ferries from Kalymnos to Patmos is 1h 47m. Durations can vary by operator and season.

How much is the ferry from Kalymnos to Patmos?

Kalymnos to Patmos is approximately 49 €. We recommended booking in advance for the best price and availability. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Kalymnos to Patmos?

2 popular ferry companies travel from Kalymnos to Patmos. These ferry companies are
  • Blue Star Ferries
  • Dodekanisos Seaways

How can I book ferry tickets from Kalymnos to Patmos?

Book Kalymnos to Patmos 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 Kalymnos to Patmos?

Yes, foot passengers are allowed onboard the ferries from Kalymnos to Patmos with
  • Blue Star Ferries
  • Dodekanisos Seaways

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

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

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

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
  • Dodekanisos Seaways

How far is Patmos from Kalymnos?

Kalymnos to Patmos is approximately 33 nautical miles distance apart.

Kalymnos Guide

Forming part of the Dodecanese group of islands, the Greek island of Kalymnos lies in the south east Aegean Sea, to the west of the Bodrum Peninsular between the Greek islands of Kos and Leros. Kos is around 12 km to the south of Kalymnos and Leros is around 2 km to the north. After the islands of Kos and Rhodes, Kalymnos is the third most populous island in the Dodecanese and is known for its affluent population.

The island's terrain is characterised by many mountains and a coastline littered with sheltered coves which make it the perfect destination for a sailing holiday. The island has also been referred to as the "Sponge divers island" because sponge diving has taken place in the islands crystal clear waters for many years. The trade in sponges has brought a significant amount of wealth to the island and has made it famous throughout the Mediterranean.

The island's capital is called Pothia and is also home to the island's port. It is a colourful town that is spread out over the foot and slopes of two hills and the valley between them. There are regular ferry services to Piraeus, Rhodes, Samos and to the other islands in the Dodecanese and the Cyclades.

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.

Kalymnos to Patmos Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 17/06/2024 and 23/06/2024

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Dodekanisos Seaways 11:05 12:45 1 hour 40 minutes Fri, Sat
Dodekanisos Seaways 11:10 13:00 1 hour 50 minutes Tue
Dodekanisos Seaways 11:20 13:10 1 hour 50 minutes Mon, Thu, Sun
Dodekanisos Seaways 12:20 13:50 1 hour 30 minutes Wed
Dodekanisos Seaways 13:35 15:15 1 hour 40 minutes Mon, Sat
Dodekanisos Seaways 15:35 17:10 1 hour 35 minutes Fri
Dodekanisos Seaways 16:35 18:10 1 hour 35 minutes Sun
Blue Star Ferries 21:35 23:55 2 hours 20 minutes Fri
Blue Star Ferries 22:00 00:55 2 hours 55 minutes Thu
Blue Star Ferries 22:50 00:55 2 hours 5 minutes Sat

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