Koufonissi to Greece Ferry
There are currently 2 ferry routes connecting Koufonissi and Greece, with services from Koufonissi to Katapola and Piraeus. On average, there are a combined number of 4 crossings each day between Koufonissi and Greece, which are operated by Blue Star Ferries, Hellenic Seaways and Sea Jets. The shortest crossing between Koufonissi and Greece is to Katapola with Sea Jets and takes around 25 minutes, while the longest crossing is to Piraeus with Blue Star Ferries and takes approximately 9 hours 5 minutes.
The above information is a basic summary on the services between Koufonissi and Greece. We recommend using our Ferry Search to find live ferry information and the latest prices.
The island of Koufonissi is all about the beaches; each one is said to be different in their own individual way, whether it be Pori beach for the adventurous types - it's perfect for cliff jumping - or the secluded Italiisa beach where you can relax in almost total peace. You can get ferries from Koufonissi to all over the Cyclades and mainland Greece, bookable through AFerry
In Koufonissia port itself, you are spoilt for choice if you want to try some watersports. Wind-surfing, jet-skiing and water-skiing are just three of the vast array on offer on the island. Other than that, there is always the promise of fishing, the islands' main source of income. You can easily catch your dinner in the crystal-clear Mediterranean seas. If you fancy going in late June, go to the `Fisherman's Celebration' near the port itself that many say is a unique Cycladean experience!
Greece is a popular tourist destination that boasts beautiful beaches, picturesque traditional villages, stunning landscapes and numerous sites of historical and archaeological interest.
Visit the Acropolis of Athens, the Minoan Palace of Knossos in Crete or the ancient monasteries of Meteora. Experience true cosmopolitan life in Athens or Thessaloniki, or explore the forests and coastal walks of one of the many Greek islands.
There are more beautiful and historic sites in Greece than it is possible to list. Special mention should of course be given to the Parthenon, the largest temple in Athens which is known the world over for its columns. Entry to here, and many other historic sites in Greece, is free to students of EU universities.