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Blue Star Ferries

Blue Star Ferries

Blue Star Ferries was founded in November 1992 and now has come to be considered one of the largest shipping companies in Greece.
It was the first Greek shipping company that developed an environmental action, so to receive the 2002 certification ISO 14001 Environmental Management System.

Currently they have itineraries from the port of Piraeus to Crete (Heraklion - Hania), Cyclades and the Dodecanese.

Concurrently they have a route from the port of Thessaloniki towards Lesvos (Sigri) - Chios - Samos (Karlovasi) - Kalymnos - Kos - Rhodes.

The Ships Blue Star 1, Blue Star 2, Blue Star Ithaki and Blue Horizon are certified in accordance with the Code of Environmental Management ISO 14001 by the American Certification Agency ABS Quality Evaluations of the International Group of Companies, American Bureau of Shipping.

The Blue Star Ferries announced at the end of April 2010 the launch of the Blue Horizon for the itinerary of Piraeus-Chania.
The Blue Horizon will perform a daily service from the port of Piraeus to the port of Chania at 14:45 and will return to Piraeus at 23:00.
This is a luxury passenger ship, which has a restaurant A la Carte, Self-Service Restaurant, Bars, shops, swimming pool, playground, lounge and all modern amenities for a comfortable and luxurious travel.

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The Blue Star Ferries now has eight ships, five of which were built after 2005.
It has one of the most modern fleets in the Greek market and also has been certified with ISO 9001 for quality of services offered by the company as a whole.

The fleet consists of the following ships:

Blue Horizon
Blue Star 1
Blue Star 2
Blue Star Ithaki
Blue Star Naxos
Blue Star Paros


Useful Information

Blue Star Ferries is offering a 100% discount on ferry boat tickets for children up to the age of 4 years.
For children aged 4 to 10 years and for large families, pensioners NAT, disabled, students and people disabled from the war, there is a discount of 25% to 50%.

ItenerariesBlue Star Ferries

  • Piraeus-Heraklion
  • Piraeus-Chania
  • Piraeus-Syros-Tinos-Mykonos & Paros
  • Piraeus-Paros-Naxos-Santorini and Ios
  • Piraeus-Syros-Paros-Naxos-Santorini and Amorgos (Katapola & Aegiali)-Heraklia-Sxoinousa-Koufonissi-Donousa-Astypalea
  • Piraeus-Patmos-Leros-Kos-Rhodes and Syros-Santorini-Amorgos (Katapola)
  • Piraeus-Kalymnos-Kos-Rhodes and Paros-Naxos-Astypalea-Nisyros-Tilos-Kastelorizo
  • Rafina-Andros-Tinos-Mykonos
  • Thessaloniki-Lesvos(Sigri)-Chios-Samos-Karlovasi-Kalymnos-Kos-Rhodes

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You'll find information on all routes of the company and you will be able to book your tickets in real time.

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