Organize your trip from Sporades by ferry from Skiathos to Volos and find all the necessary information on schedules, frequency and accommodation options!
Skiathos is one of the most cosmopolitan islands of the Northern Sporades, a true paradise on earth, with lush pine forests and crystal blue waters.The Greek city and port of Volos is located in Thessaly in mainland Greece and is about 325 km north of Athens and 215 km south of Thessaloniki. Except for tourists from abroad, this destination is also popular for domestic tourism and particularly for people living in northern Greece. With ships being full especially during the high season, we recommend making your reservation in advance to find availability for both passengers and cars.
Volos is a small but beautiful city of Thessaly, a traditional region, founded in the 19th century!
This coastal port city is built at the deepest point of the Pagasetic Gulf under the ancient city of Iolcos at the foot of Mount Pelion. It is located halfway along the Athens-Thessaloniki road. The port of Volos is one of the most important in Greece. It is the third largest commercial port in Greece. This large natural harbor is an important center for trade, fishing and passenger traffic to the nearby islands of the Sporades. The Volos ferry sails daily to the neighboring Sporades islands.
If you are looking for a ferry to Volos, do not hesitate to search through our booking engine and book your ferry tickets in advance for a better planning of your trip.
Skiathos to Volos ferry duration
The Skiathos to Volos ferry time depends on the type of the vessel and the duration can be from 2.5 to 3 hours and 45 minutes.
Skiathos to Volos ferry distance
The ferry distance between the port of Skiathos to Volos is 27 nautical miles (about 50 km).
Types of vessels from Skiathos to Volos
The types of vessels that travel to Volos are high speed and conventional ones with journey duration:
High-Speed ferry: journey duration from 2 hours and 30 minutes
Conventional ferry: journey duration 3 hours and 45 minutes
Each vessel offers different facilities and accomodation options and most importantly different garage capacity which plays an important role for passengers choosing this route for their vacations.
Ferry schedule from Skiathos to Volos
Throughout the year there is a connection from the mainland port of Volos with one morning departure during the day where in peak season the number can increase to 2 or even 3 connections during the day. For updated information on ferry schedules, ferry time and frequency please refer to our simple and easy booking engine, in order to avoid any inconvenience.
Useful tips for your trip from Skiathos to Volos
- Because this line is in high demand during the summer months, availability in the garage sells out quickly. We recommend you avoid having your reservation at the last minute upon arriving at the port
- In our Skiathos and Volos pages, you get the opportunity to check all available transportation options
- There are frequent ferry connections from Skiathos to Alonissos, Skopelos and to the other islands of the Sporades complex,during the peak season
- Compare prices, choose the right vessel and departure date and time through our online booking system