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Ferry from Volos to Skiathos

Depending on the season their are usually 2 daily and 13 weekly sailings between Volos and Skiathos. 4 ferry operators sail between Volos to Skiathos, these include Aegean Flying Dolphins, Anes Ferries, Hellenic Seaways & SeaJets. Volos Skiathos Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get the latest pricing and availability for your ferry trip.

Volos to Skiathos Ferry Times

The earliest ferry from Volos to Skiathos typically departs Volos at about 07:30. The average sailing time of a Volos Skiathos ferry is approximately 1h 51m and the fastest sailing time is approximately 1h 25m.

Volos Skiathos Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for Volos Skiathos ferries typically range between €54* and €369*. The average price is around €193*. The cheapest ferry prices from Volos to Skiathos start from €27*. The average price for a foot passenger is €105*. The average price for a car ferry is €302*.

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

What is the distance between Volos and Skiathos?

The distance between Volos to Skiathos is approximately 39.8 miles (64.1km), or 34.6 nautical miles.

Is there a Volos Skiathos car ferry?

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

Are foot passengers allowed on the Volos Skiathos ferry?

Yes, foot passengers can travel on ferries from Volos to Skiathos with Aegean Flying Dolphins, Anes Ferries, Hellenic Seaways, SeaJets.

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Volos - Skiathos Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 4
Operators Aegean Flying Dolphins, Anes Ferries, Hellenic Seaways & SeaJets
Average Price 245 €*
Average Daily Sailings 2
Average Weekly Sailings 13
Average Sailing Duration 1h 51m
Fastest Sailing Duration 1h 25m
First Ferry 07:30
Last Ferry 18:15
Distance 34 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 Volos to Skiathos?

The approximate duration for ferries from Volos to Skiathos is 2h 12m. Durations can vary by operator and season.

How much is the ferry from Volos to Skiathos?

Volos to Skiathos is approximately 226 €. We recommended booking in advance for the best price and availability. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Volos to Skiathos?

4 popular ferry companies travel from Volos to Skiathos. These ferry companies are
  • Hellenic Seaways
  • Anes Ferries
  • Aegean Flying Dolphins
  • SeaJets

How can I book ferry tickets from Volos to Skiathos?

Book Volos to Skiathos 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 Volos to Skiathos?

Yes, foot passengers are allowed onboard the ferries from Volos to Skiathos with
  • Hellenic Seaways
  • Aegean Flying Dolphins
  • SeaJets

Can you take your car on the ferry from Volos to Skiathos?

Yes, you can travel with a car from Volos to Skiathos with the following operators
  • Hellenic Seaways
  • SeaJets

How far is Skiathos from Volos?

Volos to Skiathos is approximately 34 nautical miles distance apart.

Volos Skiathos Ferry reviews

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Volos Guide

The Greek city and port of Volos is located in Thessaly of mainland Greece and is around 325 km to the north of Athens and 215 km to the south of Thessaloniki. The town's port is the region's only access to the sea and the town is the capital of the Magnesia region. Volos' port is one of the newest ports in Greece with many of its buildings being constructed after 1955, when an earthquake destroyed much of what was there before. The University of Thessaly is located in the city which is also a centre for manufacturing, services and tourism for the region. The city played an important role in the 2004 Olympic Games as since then has also hosted other athletic events such as the European Athletics Championships. The city also hosted the 7th International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics in July and August 2013.

The city is regarded as one of the most beautiful in Greece and its long history can be seen in its buildings. The many mansions, municipal buildings, museums, early 20th century industrial buildings and lovely churches all combine to make Volos a place worth visiting.

From the city's port, ferry services depart to Skiathos, Alonissos, Glossa and Skopelos.

Skiathos Guide

The small Greek island of Skiathos lies in the Aegean Sea and measures approximately 12 km in length and 6 km wide, with a total land area of roughly 50 sq. km. It forms part of the Sporades group of islands and is that island chain's smallest inhabited island where most of the population is located around its south coast. In this part of the island the hills are generally much gentler than the more rugged northern part of the island. Much of the island's interior is covered by Pine forests and is a great deal Greener than most of the other Greek islands in the Mediterranean. The island's main towns are Skiathos and Koukounaries.

The island can trace its inhabited history back to ancient times when it was founded in the 7th or 7th centuries BC by the Ionians. Over subsequent centuries Skiathos has been ruled by a number of different civilisations including the Athenians, the Spartans, the Macedonians, the Romans, the Byzantine, the Venetians and the Ottomans.

Skiathos is connected by conventional ferry and high speed ferry to Thessaloniki, the other islands in the Sporades, the islands of the Cyclades and to Crete.

Volos to Skiathos Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 27/05/2024 and 02/06/2024

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
SeaJets 07:30 09:45 2 hours 15 minutes Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sun
SeaJets 07:30 09:50 2 hours 20 minutes Sat
SeaJets 08:30 10:50 2 hours 20 minutes Fri
SeaJets 08:45 11:00 2 hours 15 minutes Sat
Aegean Flying Dolphins 14:00 15:25 1 hour 25 minutes Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
Aegean Flying Dolphins 15:30 16:55 1 hour 25 minutes Mon
SeaJets 19:15 21:30 2 hours 15 minutes Sat
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