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Ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Leros

There are around 3 weekly sailings from Athens (Piraeus) to Leros. The Athens (Piraeus) Leros ferry is operated by Blue Star Ferries. Athens (Piraeus) Leros Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get the latest pricing and availability for your ferry trip.

Athens (Piraeus) to Leros Ferry Times

Ferries from Athens (Piraeus) to Leros typically depart from Athens (Piraeus) at around 15:00. The average sailing time of a Leros Athens (Piraeus) ferry is approximately 10h 5m.

Athens (Piraeus) Leros Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for Athens (Piraeus) Leros ferries typically range between €41* and €313*. The average price is around €163*. The cheapest ferry prices from Athens (Piraeus) to Leros start from €41*. The average price for a foot passenger is €81*. The average price for a car ferry is €395*.

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

What is the distance between Athens (Piraeus) and Leros?

The distance between Athens (Piraeus) to Leros is approximately 228.3 miles (367.4km), or 198.4 nautical miles.

Is there a Athens (Piraeus) Leros car ferry?

Yes, Blue Star Ferries offer a car ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Leros. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Athens (Piraeus) and Leros.

Are foot passengers allowed on the Athens (Piraeus) Leros ferry?

Yes, foot passengers can travel on ferries from Athens (Piraeus) to Leros with Blue Star Ferries.

For more information, please visit our Ferries from Athens to Dodecanese Islands page.
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Athens (Piraeus) - Leros Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 1
Operators Blue Star Ferries
Average Price 198 €*
Average Weekly Sailings 4
Average Sailing Duration 10h 8m
Fastest Sailing Duration 8h 15m
First Ferry 08:00
Last Ferry 23:55
Distance 198 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 Piraeus to Leros?

The approximate duration for ferries from Piraeus to Leros is 9h 35m. Durations can vary by operator and season.

How much is the ferry from Piraeus to Leros?

Piraeus to Leros is approximately 103 €. We recommended booking in advance for the best price and availability. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Piraeus to Leros?

There is 1 ferry operator for ferries from Piraeus to Leros and this is
  • Blue Star Ferries

How can I book ferry tickets from Piraeus to Leros?

Book Piraeus to Leros 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 Piraeus to Leros?

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

Can you take your car on the ferry from Piraeus to Leros?

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

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Piraeus to Leros?

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 Leros from Piraeus?

Piraeus to Leros is approximately 198 nautical miles distance apart.

Athens (Piraeus) Guide

The port city of Piraeus in Greece lies on the Saronic Gulf in the Attica region of the country and forms part of the Athens urban area, with the centre of Athens located some 12 km from the port. The centre of Piraeus is generally congested with traffic and tends not to be place where tourists would go. The area has many of the facilities you would expect of a non-tourist town: banks, public buildings, pedestrian areas, shopping streets and the like. The area around Zea Marina and Mikrolimano Harbour are perhaps the most attractive part of Piraeus and have a good selection of restaurants, cafes and bars.

Piraeus is Greece's main port and the largest in Europe and the third largest in the world. Unsurprisingly, it is the hub of Greece's maritime industries and the base for its merchant navy. Having recently undergone a refurbishment, facilities at the port have improved and include ATM's, bureau de change, restaurants, cafes, bars and a number of travel agencies selling ferry tickets. destinations served by the port include the island of Crete, the Cyclades Islands, the Dodecanese Islands, the eastern parts of Greece and parts of the northern and eastern Aegean Sea.

Leros Guide

Leros is a Greek island and is one of the Dodecanese group of islands and lies between the islands of Patmos and Kalymnos. Legend has it that Leros is where the goddess Artemis would go hunt as it was home to a large population of deer. The island's long history can easily be observed in the many ancient monuments that are spread around the island. Popular attractions include the Medieval Castle and the island's interesting museums. The most visited places on the island are Alinda and Agia Marina but for the more adventurous, a drive around the island will not disappoint as there are a number of lovely beaches with crystal clear waters waiting to be discovered. The island is also popular with scuba divers who visit to explore the many ancient shipwrecks that lie on the seabed around the island.

From the island's port there are daily ferry connections to the port of Piraeus and by conventional ferry and hydrofoil to most of the Greek islands of the Dodecanese like Patmos, Lipsi, Samos, Kos, Rhodes, Symi and Nisyros. There are also weekly connection to some of the islands of the Cyclades like Syros and Amorgos.

Piraeus to Leros Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 15/04/2024 and 21/04/2024

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Blue Star Ferries 14:00 00:40 10 hours 40 minutes Sun
Blue Star Ferries 15:00 01:15 10 hours 15 minutes Wed
Blue Star Ferries 18:00 03:35 9 hours 35 minutes Sat
Blue Star Ferries 18:01 03:35 9 hours 34 minutes Sat
Blue Star Ferries 23:46 09:10 9 hours 24 minutes Thu

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