Piraeus
Mesta (Chios)
Ferries to Aegean Islands
Open Ticket??

Open tickets are valid for up to 12 months from booking date (see ticket conditions).

Open Ticket?

Open tickets are valid for up to 12 months from booking date (see ticket conditions).

Trip Details
Outbound
Return Trip
Piraeus - Mesta (Chios) is one of our busiest routes - sailings regularly sell out at busy periods
Tip: Don’t wait until it’s too late! Book now to secure your choice of departure time

Tips & Information for Piraeus - Mesta (Chios)

Latest offers for Piraeus - Mesta (Chios)

Piraeus to Mesta Ferry

The Piraeus Mesta ferry route connects Athens with Aegean Islands. Currently there is just the 1 ferry company operating this ferry service, Hellenic Seaways. The crossing operates up to 1 times each week with sailing durations from around 7 hours 40 minutes.

Piraeus Mesta sailing durations and frequency may vary from season to season so we’d advise doing a live check to get the most up to date information.

For more information, please visit our Ferries from Athens to Aegean Islands page.
Why use Direct Ferries?
category
Ferries from 4412 routes and 901 ports worldwide
category
Trusted by over 2.5 million customers
category
We arrange over 1.2 million ferry crossings / year
category
We check up to 1 million prices for our customers daily

Most popular questions

  • How long is the ferry from Piraeus to Mesta?

    The approximate duration for ferries from Piraeus to Mesta is 7h 40m. Durations can vary by operator and season.
  • How much is the ferry from Piraeus to Mesta?

    Piraeus to Mesta is approximately 151 €. We recommended booking in advance for the best price and availability.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Piraeus to Mesta?

    There is 1 ferry operator for ferries from Piraeus to Mesta and this is
    • Hellenic Seaways
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Piraeus to Mesta?

    Book Piraeus to Mesta 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 [Portfrom] to Mesta?

    Yes, foot passengers are allowed onboard the ferries from Piraeus to Mesta with
    • Hellenic Seaways
  • Can you take your car on the ferry from Piraeus to Mesta?

    Yes, you can travel with a car from Piraeus to Mesta with the following operators
    • Hellenic Seaways
  • Can you bring dogs on the ferry from [Portfrom] to Mesta?

    Unfortunately, your pet dogs are not permitted on this ferry service.
  • What is the distance from Piraeus to Mesta?

    Piraeus to Mesta is approximately 138 nautical miles distance apart.

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.


Mesta Guide

Mesta is a village on the Greek island of Chios.
Built as a fort to ward off raiding pirates, the village has been remarkably preserved. The narrow maze-like streets are surrounded by thick walls, and towers on surrounding hills could be used to signal the appearance of raiders.
The current church of the Archangels towers over the village, and has a remarkable history and beautiful iconography.


The quickest way to make & manage your booking

Download the Direct Ferries app or manage your booking online through My Account

App

Customer Service

Visit our customer service page to find useful information on travelling by ferry, our FAQs, and how to contact us for help with your booking