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Ferry from Kythnos to Kea

3 ferry operators sail between Kythnos to Kea, these include Hellenic Seaways, SeaJets & Triton Ferries. Kythnos Kea Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get the latest pricing and availability for your ferry trip.

Kythnos to Kea Ferry Times

Ferries from Kythnos to Kea typically depart from Kythnos at around 09:40. The average sailing time of a Kea Kythnos ferry is approximately 1h 20m.

Kythnos Kea Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for Kythnos Kea ferries typically range between €11* and €35*. The average price is around €18*. The cheapest ferry prices from Kythnos to Kea start from €7*. The average price for a foot passenger is €13*. The average price for a car ferry is €40*.

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

What is the distance between Kythnos and Kea?

The distance between Kythnos to Kea is approximately 18.0 miles (28.9km), or 15.6 nautical miles.

Is there a Kythnos Kea car ferry?

Yes, Hellenic Seaways, SeaJets, Triton Ferries offer a car ferry from Kythnos to Kea. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Kythnos and Kea.

Are foot passengers allowed on the Kythnos Kea ferry?

Yes, foot passengers can travel on ferries from Kythnos to Kea with Hellenic Seaways, SeaJets, Triton Ferries.

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Kythnos - Kea Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 3
Operators Hellenic Seaways, SeaJets & Triton Ferries
Average Price 23 €*
Average Weekly Sailings 1
Average Sailing Duration 1h 20m
First Ferry 09:40
Last Ferry 12:50
Distance 15 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 Kythnos to Kea?

The approximate duration for ferries from Kythnos to Kea is 1h. Durations can vary by operator and season.

How much is the ferry from Kythnos to Kea?

Kythnos to Kea is approximately 21 €. We recommended booking in advance for the best price and availability. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Kythnos to Kea?

2 popular ferry companies travel from Kythnos to Kea. These ferry companies are
  • Hellenic Seaways
  • SeaJets

How can I book ferry tickets from Kythnos to Kea?

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

How far is Kea from Kythnos?

Kythnos to Kea is approximately 15 nautical miles distance apart.

Kythnos Guide

Located in the western Cyclades group of islands, the Greek island of Kythnos lies between the islands of Kea and Serifos and is around 100 km from the port of Piraeus. The small island, with a land area of around 100 sq. km and a coastline of 100 km, has about 100 beaches although many of them are inaccessible by road. The main villages on the island are called Messaria or Kythnos (known as Chora to the locals) and Dryopis or Dryopida (known as Chorio to the locals). Both villages are characterised by steep, winding streets, often stepped, which are often too narrow for cars. The architectural styles of both villages are slightly different from each. Both are pretty but Chora's houses are mainly flat-roofed, typical of the Cyclades, while Chorio's houses tend to have sloping roofs. An interesting attraction in Chora is its large Greek Orthodox Church.

The island can be reached by ferry from Piraeus and Lavrio. The crossing from Piraeus takes around 3 hours by conventional ferry and 1 hour by high speed ferry. The crossing from Lavrio takes roughly 2 hours. Kythnos is also connected by ferry to the islands of Serifos, Sifnos, Milos, Santorini, Sikinos, Folegandros and Kea.

Kea Guide

The Greek island of Kea is one of the Cyclades group of islands although it is interesting in that the architecture of its buildings or its landscape has little similarities to the other islands of the Cyclades. The island is also called Tzia, and lies to the south of Attica and is opposite the town of Lavrion on the Greek mainland. Due to Kea's proximity to Athens it is popular with many Athenians who visit the island for weekend breaks. The island's port is in the pretty little town of Korissia which is also one of the island's most popular visitor attractions. The town is characterised with its white washed houses, complete with colourful roofs, its enamel factory, its winding cobbled streets and lovely churches.

The island is also popular with scuba divers who love the island's crystal clear waters and rich marine life and amazing wall dives. A popular dive site is to the wreck of the steamship Patris which sank in 1868. Also located around 1.5 miles offshore is the HMS Britannic, the sister ship of HMS Titanic, and is popular with Tec Divers as the wreck lies at a depth of around 120 meters.

Kythnos to Kea Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 20/05/2024 and 26/05/2024

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Hellenic Seaways 09:40 11:00 1 hour 20 minutes Tue
Hellenic Seaways 12:50 14:10 1 hour 20 minutes Fri

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