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 Rethymnon FERRY

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Rethymno port and buildings
In the summer there are about 10 ferry services daily from Rethymnon while in winter there is a limited range of sailings to Piraeus and nearby islands.

On this page you'll find all the information you need to plan and book a ferry to Rethymnon, but for the latest prices and sailings please use our booking form above.

Rethymnon is connected by ferry to the Cyclades islands of Mykonos, Santorini, Naxos, Paros and Ios. The most popular way to reach Rethymnon is from Mykonos and Santorini.

Rethymnon is the third-largest city in Crete and has a small port in the centre. Ferry ships and cruise ships dock in the same area.

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Why visit Rethymnon?

  • Visit the Venetian castle of Fortezza which dominates the city
  • Be amazed by the Rethymno caves. There are about 800
  • Go to the beach. Despite being a city, Rethymon has great beaches
  • Explore the old city and learn about Turkish and Venetian cultures
  • Visit the beautiful Rimondi fountain in the old town

Island hopping around  Rethymnon

Rethymnon is connected with Cyclades. You can easily book quick ferries to Santorini, Naxos, Milos, Mykonos and other islands.

Local weather forecast

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Rethymnon port address & GPS

Rethymnon Port
Port of Rethymnon, Rethymnon Town, Crete, 74100, Greece.
Telephone: 2831022276
Fax: 2831055150
GPS Co-ordinates
24.4812 ° N, 35.3695 ° E

Rethymnon port facilities

Rethymnon port is located directly in the capital town of the island. You can find covered seating areas and there are many cafes and restaurants nearby.

There are parking facilities near the port.

In the summer months the port can be become quite chaotic with long queues for cars. So please arrive at least one hour in advance if travelling by car. For more information about Rethymnon, you can visit Wikipedia.

Getting to and from the port


By car

The port is well connected and signposted and is located in the centre of town.

By Taxi

You will normally find taxis parked near to the port when ferries arrive and depart but because it's a small port they may not be there all the time. Don't rely on finding a taxi easily in July and August.

By Bus

The main bus terminal is about a 20-minutes walk from the port. You'll find it on Igoumenou Gavriil 1.
on foot

On Foot

As the port is located in the main town, it’s very easy to reach on foot.

Frequently asked questions for Rethymnon ferries

Special offers & latest prices for Rethymnon ferries

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Child discounts by Seajets
Babies up to 1 year old issue a baby ticket with seat at zero fare. Not applicable in Seajets conventional ships. Children up to 5 years old issue a baby ticket at zero fare but seats at Platinum are excluded. Children from 5 to 10 years old 50% in the seats of all classes.
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50% to 100% child discounts by Fast Ferries, Sea Speed Ferries, Dodekanisos Seaways, Aegeon Pelagos & Aegean Flying Dolphins
Fast Ferries offers discount 50% to children aged from 6 to 10 years. Also children up to 5 years old travel without charge.

Latest booked prices

Fare details
  • Booked: 11th November, 2020
  • Travel: Nov 18th - Nov 17th
  • People: Two foot passengers

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