Rafina ferries connect Athens with Cyclades Islands & Crete with crossings available to Tinos, Andros, Mykonos, Naxos, Ios, Thira, Paros & Syros (in Cyclades Islands) & Heraklion & Rethymno (in Crete). Sailings from Rafina are operated by numerous ferry companies.
There are up to 40 ferry crossings daily from Rafina with sailing durations starting from 1 hour 5 minutes. Our Rafina ferry summary provides a good guide but for the latest sailing information use our fare search.
Rafina is located on the Aegean sea coast about 30 km east of the centre of Athens in Attica, Greece.
Though further away from Athens than neighbouring Piraeus, Rafina port is actually closer to the airport which makes it popular with international travellers passing through on their way to the Greek Islands.
Rafina is the 2nd largest port in this region after Piraeus (Lavrio being the 3rd) and serves ferries to the southern part of Euboea as well as providing connections to most of the islands in the Cyclades group. With a huge number of ferry crossings in operation, services are offered by the largest of the Greek ferry companies.
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If you’re looking to spend a night at or near Rafina Ferry port before or after your trip or if you are looking for accommodation for your entire stay, please visit our Rafina Accommodation page for the best accommodation prices and one of the largest selections available online!