In order to organize your trip by ferry from Santorini to Paros, we mention some practical information about the schedules and tips you should know in advance!
Daily connections are served by the Santorini Paros ferries, and as both islands are very popular, you can choose between the conventional vessels and the high-speed ones according to your needs regarding the distance, the facilities and the duration of the trip.
Santorini to Paros ferry time
The Santorini to Paros ferry time is determined by the type of ship, the relevant intermediate stops and sometimes by the weather conditions.
Santorini to Paros distance
The Santorini to Paros distance is 43 nautical miles around 80 km. A trip with a lot of amenities on board offered by the qualified ferry crew will definitely be perfect!
Which is the best ferry from Santorini to Paros?
Getting by ferry from Santorini to Paros can be equally pleasant either you travel with a conventional ship or with a high-speed. As already mentioned the trip duration lasts from 3 to 4 hours and it depends mainly on the vessel´s type and the numbers of stopovers to the other islands of Cyclades.
From which port the ferries depart?
With any type of ship you decide to travel from Santorini to Paros be informed that Athinios is the main port from where the ferries depart.
Useful tips for your trip
- During high season, both ports are most of the times crowded, so book your tickets in advance and be at the port in time for check-in and embarkation, especially if you have to board with your car
- Have a look in our dedicated page of Paros regarding the means of transport available to and from the port as well as getting ideas for your holidays
- Upon arrival at the port of Paros you can easily find restaurants and bars to have a snack or a refreshment
- Check our Santorini page for detailed information about transportation on the island