Blue Star Ferries connects mainland Greece to its surrounding islands, including Santorini, Kos and Rhodes. Get discounted travel on these ferries with your Eurail pass. Do a spot of island hopping and spend some time relaxing in paradise.
Blue Star Ferries
Blue Star Ferries routes
- Piraeus - Patmos
- Piraeus - Leros
- Piraeus - Kalymnos
- Piraeus - Kos
- Piraeus - Tilos (Tylos)
- Piraeus - Rhodes
- Rafina - Andros
- Rafina - Tinos (Tynos)
- Rafina - Mykonos
- Rafina - Naxos
- Piraeus - Naxos
- Piraeus - Ios
- Piraeus - Santorini
Facilities and services
Children's play area
For more information on facilities onboard Blue Star ferries see this page.
Discounts and conditions for Eurail pass holders
As a Eurail pass holder you get a 30% discount on the Greek domestic routes of Blue Star Ferries, on the condition that you've made a crossing in the Adriatic Sea by one of the Superfast Ferries vessels of the Attica Group.
You can prove this by showing the Adriatic Sea maritime ticket (Ancona – Igoumenitsa – Patras or Bari – Igoumenitsa – Patras) to the Blue Star Ferries office. Travelers coming from the Greek islands can get the 30% discount by showing the Adriatic maritime ticket that they are going to use in a few days to go to Italy.
Accommodation upgrades can be arranged by the port offices or the chief purser on board. Reservations are compulsory.
On board facilities
Blue Star Ferries vessels are equipped with facilities and entertainment options such as: an a la carte menu* and self service restaurants, bars, a gift store, satellite payphones and an internet corner. All cabin categories (2, 3 or 4 beds inside/outside) have ergonomic design and spacious interior including shower and toilet. Air craft type seats can be readily turned into comfy reclining surfaces. Particular attention is paid to the cabins designed for travelers with special needs.
* not available in all vessels
Information and reservation
More info at www.bluestarferries.com.
On the Blue Star website you'll find a port map of Piraeus and maps of the ferry routes.
The Eurail Greek Islands Pass
Collage Greek Islands Pass
The Eurail Greek Islands Pass allows you to travel from Italy to Greece with Superfast Ferries and visit the Greek islands with Blue Star Ferries.
Superfast Ferries operates international services between Italy and Greece. With the Eurail Greek Islands Pass, you get:
Two international crossings between Italy and Greece. The route is Ancona/Bari (Italy) - Patras (Greece).
A free retour transfer by bus and train from Patras to Pireaus, near Athens.
Bluestar Ferries operates domestic services in Greece. With the Eurail Greek Islands Pass, you get:
Four domestic trips to the Greek islands of your choice. Starting point is Pireaus or Rafina, near Athens.
Twenty-six islands to choose from, including Crete, Rhodes and Santorini.