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Rhodes Astypalea Ferries

There are around 1 weekly ferry sailings from Rhodes to Astypalea. 2 ferry operators sail between Rhodes to Astypalea, these include Blue Star Ferries & Dodekanisos Seaways. Rhodes Astypalea Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get the latest pricing and availability for your ferry trip.

Rhodes to Astypalea Ferry Times

Ferries from Rhodes to Astypalea typically depart from Rhodes at around 08:00. The average sailing time of a Astypalea Rhodes ferry is approximately 7h 26m.

Rhodes Astypalea Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for Rhodes Astypalea ferries typically range between €42* and €168*. The average price is around €84*. The cheapest ferry prices from Rhodes to Astypalea start from €23*. The average price for a foot passenger is €82*. The average price for a car ferry is €145*.

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 Rhodes and Astypalea?

The distance between Rhodes to Astypalea is approximately 131.0 miles (210.8km), or 113.8 nautical miles.

Is there a Rhodes Astypalea car ferry?

Yes, Blue Star Ferries, Dodekanisos Seaways offer a car ferry from Rhodes to Astypalea. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Rhodes and Astypalea.

Are foot passengers allowed on the Rhodes Astypalea ferry?

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

Rhodes Astypalea Ferry Operator Schedules

  • Dodekanisos Seaways - 1 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings
  • Blue Star Ferries - 1 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings

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Rhodes - Astypalea Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 2
Operators Blue Star Ferries & Dodekanisos Seaways
Average Price 97 €*
Average Weekly Sailings 1
Average Sailing Duration 7h 42m
Fastest Sailing Duration 5h 30m
First Ferry 08:00
Last Ferry 16:01
Distance 113 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 Rhodes to Astypalea?

    The approximate duration for ferries from Rhodes to Astypalea is 7h 22m. Durations can vary by operator and season.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Rhodes to Astypalea?

    2 popular ferry companies travel from Rhodes to Astypalea. These ferry companies are
    • Blue Star Ferries
    • Dodekanisos Seaways
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Rhodes to Astypalea?

    Book Rhodes to Astypalea 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 Rhodes to Astypalea?

    Yes, foot passengers are allowed onboard the ferries from Rhodes to Astypalea with
    • Blue Star Ferries
    • Dodekanisos Seaways
  • Can you take your car on the ferry from Rhodes to Astypalea?

    Yes, you can travel with a car from Rhodes to Astypalea with the following operators
    • Blue Star Ferries
    • Dodekanisos Seaways
  • Can you bring pets on the ferry from Rhodes to Astypalea?

    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

Rhodes Guide

The Greek island of Rhodes is the largest of the Dodecanese Islands and lies in the eastern Aegean Sea, to the north east of the island of Crete and south east of Athens. The island is also a short distance off the coast of Turkey. Rhodes Town is the island's capital and main town and its Old Town is a rich tapestry made up of different civilisations and cultures. The city's medieval walls, its fortress like buildings, the gates, bastions, narrow alleys, old houses, fountains and busy squares combine to make all visitors feel as though they have stepped back thousands of years. Outside of Rhodes Town the island has a number of small villages and beach resorts that are popular with tourists. The main ones are Faliraki, Lindos, Kremasti, Pefkos, Archangelos, Haraki, Koskinou, Afantou, Paradisi, Trianta and Embona.

From the island's port, ferry services depart to Piraeus by both conventional and high speed ferry. The island is also connected to the rest of the Dodecanese Islands, the Cyclades Islands and to Crete during the summer months.


Astypalea Guide

The Greek island of Astypalea lies in the eastern Aegean Sea and is one of the 12 islands that make up the Dodecanese group of islands. The island, which sits at the point where the Dodecanese meet the Cyclades islands, has a long history and is characterised by typically Greek whitewashed villages and lovely beaches. Astypalaia is also the westernmost island of the Dodecanese and is naturally separated into Mesa Nisi (the inner island, western part) and Exo Nisi (the outer island, eastern part) by a thin strip of land less than 100 m wide.

The island's capital, and home to its port, is Chora and is regarded as one of the most picturesque towns in the Aegean. The town sits atop a rock that protrudes into the sea, forming two bays. Towering above Chora is a castle with the white domes of Evangelistria and Agios Georgios churches visible above its walls. Around the castle lie Chora’s houses with whitewashed walls, blue doors and windows, and wooden balconies.

The island is connected to the port of Piraeus and also to the other islands in the Dodecanese, the Cycladic islands and to Crete.


Rhodes to Astypalea Ferry Timetables

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


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Blue Star Ferries 16:00 02:00 10 hours Tue

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