access of Folegandros

from Piraeus and other Cycladic islands

In summer, Folegandros is accessed from Piraeus with fast ferries on a daily basis. The trip duration is approximately 4 hours.
The ferries also connect Folegandros island with Sifnos, Milos, Thera (Santorini), Amorgos, Naxos, Paros and Syros.

Conventional ferries also access Folegandros from Piraeus. The trip duration is approximately 11 hours, depending on the route.
Conventional ferries also connect Folegandros island with Kythnos, Serifos, Sifnos, Kimolos, Milos, Sikinos, Ios, Thera, Paros and Naxos.

Local boats connect Folegandros throughout the year to Thera, Anafi, Thirassia, Ios, Sikonos, Naxos, Paros, Syros, Kythnos and Kea.

You can get more information from the travel agencies:

  • MARAKI - tel: +30.2286041273
  • DIAPLOUS - tel: +30.2286041158
  • SOTTOVENTO - tel: +30.2286041521

view of ferry boat leaving Karavostassis port


Transport on the island

Buses connect Karavostassis port with Chora and Ano Meria. There are always buses meeting the ferries, irrespective of their arrival time. There is also a taxi, and agencies renting cars and motorcycles.

  • Taxis – tel : +30.6944693957, +30.2286041048

Car rentals:

  • ΚΟΖΖMΟΖΖ - tel: +30.2286041660, +30.6942058061
  • TOMASO - tel : +30.2286041600

Motorcycle rentals:

  • VENETIA – tel : +30.2286041316
  • STELIOS LIGNOS – tel : +30.2286041346, +30.6946494642
  • SPYROS – tel : +30.2286041078, +30.6945454789

Tourist boats – Sea transport

Tourist boats leave Karavostassis and Agkali daily for the island’s southern beaches. A round trip of the island is organized when the weather is good. Kymanemi owns and operates the motor boats "Panagia Folegandrou I" and "Folegandros Star" which make several daily trips to the beautiful nearby beaches.