Taking the ferry from Alexandroupolis to Samothraki, you will have the opportunity to discover the beauties and history of the northern Aegean Sea island!
Alexandroupolis, is the capital of Evros regional unit located in Thrace and a port town with a strategic position, as it connects the eastern Europe with western Asia. Although Alexandroupolis was a small fishing village in the past, nowadays it is a modern city that is growing constantly and is an important commercial center which is developing rapidly. It is considered as one of the most important transportation hubs accessible by all means of transport, by car through the Egnatia street, airport Dimokritos, the railway and the ferry port.
Historical buildings, archeological sites and museums attract the attention of many visitors throughout the year.
Samothraki or Samothrace with the modern port town Kamariotissa welcomes every year many tourists that arrive by conventional car and passenger ferries from Alexandroupoli.
Book your tickets in advance using our booking engine and in a few hours you will enjoy your vacation on the island of alternative tourism with its authentic character and the magic of its special natural beauty with the lush vegetation, the waterfalls and the rugged mountains.
The historical atmosphere of the capital of the island, Chora, the Archaeological Museum, the medieval castle, the different beaches, the famous strings and rivers are some of the reasons you should visit this special island.
The port of Alexandroupolis is easily accessible by the public means of transport from Athens, Thessaloniki or Kavala.
Alexandroupolis to Samothraki trip duration and schedules
Alexandroupolis to Samothraki trip duration is estimated to be around 2 hours and the crossings are daily all year round. During the high season there are usually two sailings per day. Our real time booking engine can provide you with all the available options of accommodation as well as schedules and prices.
Alexandroupolis to Samothraki ferry distance
The ferry distance from Alexandroupolis to Samothraki is approximately 29 nautical miles, so Samothraki is a good option even for a short trip with a regular boat if you happen to be close to this part of the continental Greece.
Alexandroupoli Samothraki Conventional ferry
The only way to reach Samothraki is by taking the Alexandroupoli Samothraki conventional ferry. While on board enjoy a refreshment or a Greek coffee on the outside deck of the vessel and without realizing you will arrive at one of the most beautiful islands of the Aegean.
Check the timetables and make your reservation in time for a greater choice.
Tips for your trip from Alexandroupolis to Samothraki
- Upon arrival at Alexandroupolis city and if you have some spare time before your departure to Samothraki, grab the opportunity to take a walk at the promenade
- Our pages dedicated to Alexandroupolis and Samothraki can provide you with detailed information about the means of transport and the places of interest
- Alexandroupolis port is located at a distance of 7 km from the national airport of the city
- If you travel with your own vehicle it is advisable to be at the port 1 hour before departure for check-in and embarkation