Karpathos to the Cyclades Ferry
Karpathos is connected to the Cyclades via the port of Santorini Thira. On average, there are 5 crossings per week between Karpathos and the Cyclades, which are operated by Aegeon Pelagos and Blue Star Ferries. Crossings from Karpathos to Santorini Thira usually take around 6 hours 40 minutes.
The above information is a basic summary on the services between Karpathos and the Cyclades. We recommend using our Ferry Search to find live ferry information and the latest prices.
Karpathos is the second largest island in the Dodecanese, behind the island of Rhodes. It is situated in the South Eastern Aegean Sea, and due to its remote location the tradition and culture is unique and well preserved. Karpathos is mostly famous for fine white sandy beaches, which can be found on the South of the island, not far from the ferry port. The crystal clear waters provide the perfect setting for swimming and watersports.
Karpathos is an island of natural beauty and offers many hiking trails as the settlements are surrounded by mountaineous terrain. Karpathos has a variety of family taverns, each with unique and delicious cuisine. All dishes are made with fresh, local produce and seafood plays a large part on the menu. Traditional specialities on Karpathos include handmade pasta, onion bread and cheese pies.
About The Cyclades Islands
The Cyclades islands consist of 39 Islands of which 24 are inhabited. The Cyclades are the most popular of all the islands and attract thousands of visitors every year.
The Cyclades are famous for their extraordinary weather, the beauty of the beaches and the charm of the architecture with ancient sites, droves of vineyards and olive trees, and stark whitewashed cubist houses.
Whether you want to party, explore culture and history or simply soak up the rays and swim in crystal clear waters the islands within the Cyclades are the perfect destinations. If you book with AFerry and travel by ferry you can explore them all.