Ferry to Kalymnos

Passengers traveling by ferry to Kalymnos are welcomed to discover the sponge island!

Ferry Kalymnos takes you to the only Greek island exporting sponges all over the world. Pothia is the port and capital of the island. A colorful settlement built amphitheatrically between 2 hills. It preserves a remarkable architectural landscape with impressive captain houses and elegant old mansions. Take a walk in its narrow streets and look at the numerous churches found all over Pothia. Many other graphic settlements scattered around are Panormos, Skalia and Myrties.

When traveling to the destination Kalymnos do not forget to visit Vathy a green oasis in the barren landscape of the island. There you will also see the islands fjord a beautiful channel with green waters resembling a Norwegian fjord. In addition to sponges, the island is also famous for climbing. A large number of climbers arrive at the island in order to climb every corner of its rocky landscape. For that reason, the Climbing Festival takes place each year gathering climbers from all over the world. Kalymnos also has a number of dreamy beaches. Masouri is the most famous beach of the island very well organized and ideal for families. Linaria is also family-friendly whereas Kantouni is cosmopolitan. Platy Gialos has black sand and Emporeios is perfect for wind a kite surfing. Taking a ferry from Kalymnos do not forget to visit the islets of Telendos and Pserimos offering the chance for quiet holidays.

Kalymnos is the 26th largest Greek island and has a surface of 111,581 square kilometers. Ferry routes Kalymnos depart daily from the port of Piraeus and the journey lasts around 10 hours. Kalymnos is also connected with the islands of Agathonisi, Arkioi, Astypalaia, Ikaria, Chios, Kastelorizo, Kos, Leros, Lipsi, Naxos, Nisyros, Paros, Patmos, Rhodes, Samos (Pythagoreio), Symi, Tilos, Fournoi, Chalki and Pserimos. 

Ferry Port Kalymnos

Forthcoming information advice on how to get to the ferry port Kalymnos by bus and taxi as well as its geographical location.

How to get to Kalymnos Port

Get to Kalymnos port by bus and taxi.


There is a municipal bus transfer service with daily connections to and from the Kalymnos port. For more information, please visit the Kalymnos Bus Service Website.


In order to schedule a taxi transfer, please go to the taxi stand a few blocks north of the port or call +30 22430 22000, +30 22430 50300, +30 694 284 4597.

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