Take a ferry from Paros to Sifnos and spend a few days on this popular cosmopolitan island of the Aegean with the typical Cycladic architecture and beauty!
The elegant island of Sifnos is located in the Aegean Sea and is part of the southwestern Cyclades between Serifos, Kimolos and Paros. It uniquely combines a cosmopolitan charm with a traditional style which makes Sifnos an island full of contrasts.
Visitors will be amazed by the hospitality of the locals that still respect and preserve their customs and traditions. Travelers will be able to admire the island's tradition of ceramics and clay items through tasteful shops with unique items. Moreover, the siphnian flavors and the fascinating culinary scene is definitely worth a try, as the island has amazing food, such as the chickpea in clay, the famous capper salad and the mastelo.
Take a tour through the picturesque alleys of the village of Artemonas and enjoy the colors of the whitewashed houses , covered by bougainvilleas. The main attraction of the island is the amazing Monastery of Chrissopigi, with breathtaking views of the Aegean Sea. All of the villages on Sifnos have a similar architecture with narrow streets, stone built houses, little churches with the typical blue and white colors of the Greek islands.
In addition to beautiful villages Sifnos has many beaches with crystal clear waters that will satisfy all tastes.
Book your ferry tickets in advance and spend your holidays on the island of flavors, the birthplace of famous personalities and poets. Relax and enjoy the relaxing and peaceful atmosphere.
Paros to Sifnos ferry timetables
Passengers can normally catch a ferry from Paros to Sifnos all year round. During the summer season, there are more than two departures available per day but during the low season the frequency of the ferry routes is lower with two or three routes available per week. This connection is served by two ferry operators with either conventional ferries or high speed ones. Conventional ferries are suitable for those who want to travel with their vehicles, as the high speed vessels don’t offer a garage, but it takes longer for the ferry to arrive at its destination. No matter which one you choose you will find plenty of accommodation options depending on your needs.
Ferry distance between Paros and Sifnos
The distance between the port of Paros and the port of Sifnos is approximately 35 kilometers (24 nautical miles).
Paros to Sifnos ferry duration
The sailing time between Paros and Sifnos varies depending on the ferry operator and the type of vessel from 55 minutes to 3 hours.
Useful tips for your trip
- In our Paros and Sifnos page you will find information about public transport and how you can reach the port
- Use our online booking system to check the available timetables, compare prices and book the route, vessel and accommodation you prefer
- Arrive at the port of Paros at least one hour before the scheduled departure for check in and embarkation
- Sifnos is a very popular island and the tickets can sell out fast during high-season. If you are planning to travel during this period, make sure to book your tickets in advance