Boarding cards and cabin keys are issued during check-in, which is mandatory. You can check-in at Superfast Ferries booths located at the Passenger Terminal / Stazione Marittima. Please note that check-in closes thirty (30) minutes prior to scheduled departure.
Following check-in, you are required to drive your vehicle to the parking area outside the vessel. Boarding starts two (2) hours prior to scheduled departure. Whether you travel with or without a vehicle, you should report for embarkation two (2) hours prior to scheduled departure time. To board the vessel you shall present a valid passport and other travel documents (if required) and your boarding card.
All passengers are required to have a valid passport and other travel documents. Superfast Ferries S.A. or Blue Star Ferries S.A. cannot be held responsible in the event that authorities prevent a passenger from continuing his/her journey. Superfast Ferries S.A. or Blue Star Ferries S.A. reserve their rights to deny embarkation to any individual who does not possess valid travel documents. In the event of a fine being imposed on Superfast Ferries S.A. or Blue Star Ferries S.A. by the immigration office, the amount will be charged to the passenger who failed to provide the proper legal documents. In the event of immigration officials refusing entry, the passenger will be sent back at his own expense. We would recommend that citizens of all states contact the appropriate consulate for details. Infants and children also require an official form of identification. All persons and all items brought on board the vessel are liable to be searched. Persons refusing to comply with this demand shall be denied access on board and will be reported to the appropriate port authorities. All passengers are required to present their boarding card and a valid passport or ID to the vesselís authorized personnel. The carrier reserves the right to deny embarkation to any individual who does not possess a valid boarding card and valid travel documents or fails to prove beyond doubt, his/her identity. Once you have boarded the vessel you are not allowed to disembark prior to departure. If you do so, you should take all your luggage and/or vehicle. Please report at check-in any firearms you might carry.
For passengers travelling without a car, a bus link is available to facilitate your journey to and from the ports.
Athens - Patras
Departure from Athens: 8:45 / 12:00
Departure from Piraeus: 9:00 / 12:15
Daily departures from the central office of
Superfast Ferries in Athens.