Blue Star Ferries

Book with Blue Star Ferries

Blue Star Ferries is the biggest Greek ferry company that provides ferry services to and from the Greek islands, mainly in the Aegean Sea.

Founded in 1965 and part of Attica Group along with AML, Anek Lines and Superfast Ferries, Blue STar Ferries has modern and comfortable ships, which offer a wide range of facilities and services to ensure passengers have a pleasant journey.

Blue Star Ferries is also known for its commitment to the environment, as its ships comply with European and international standards for emissions and fuel efficiency.

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Countries and Ports served by Blue Star Ferries

Blue Star Ferries ships operate between Greece and its islands.

Ports served by Blue Star in the Cyclades

In the Cyclades, Blue Star serves the ports of Aegliali (Amorgos), Anafi, Andros, Donoussa, Folegandros, Ios, Iraklia, Katapola (Amorgos), Kea, Kimolos, Koufonissi, Kythnos, Milos, Mykonos, Naxos, Paros, Santorini, Serifos, Sifnos, Sikinos, Syros, Schinoussa and Tinos.

Ports served by Blue Star in the Dodecanese

Blue Star serves the Dodecanese ports of Astypalea, Kalymnos, Karpathos, Kasos, Kastellorizo, Kos, Leros, Lipsi, Nisyros, Patmos, Rhodes, Symi and Tilos.

Ports served by Blue Star in mainland Greece

On the mainland, Blue Star serves the ports of Kavala, Lavrio, Methana, Piraeus, Thessaloniki and Volos.

Ports served by Blue Star in the Northern Aegean Islands

In the Northern Aegean, Blue Star serves the ports of Agios Kirykos (Ikaria), Chios, Evdilos (Ikaria), Fourni, Karlovasi (Samos), Lemnos, Mesta (Chios), Mytilene (Lesvos), Oinousses, Psara and Vathy (Samos).

Ports served by Blue Star in the Saronic Islands

Blue Star serves the ports of Aegina, Myli (Agistri), Ermioni, Hydra, Poros, Porto Heli and Spetses in the Saronic Islands.

Ports served by Blue Star in the Sporades

In the Sporades, Blue Star serves the ports of Alonissos, Glossa (Skopelos), Skiathos and Skopelos.

Ports served by Blue Star in Crete

In Crete, Blue Star serves the ports of Chania and Heraklion.

The Blue Star Ferries fleet

Blue Star has 12 vessels with a capacity of up to 2000 passengers and 870 vehicles.

The fleet consists of the following vessels:

  • Blue Star 1

  • Blue Star 2

  • Blue Star Galaxy

  • Blue Horizon

  • Diagoras

  • Blue Star Patmos

  • Blue Star Delos

  • Blue Star Chios

  • Blue Star Myconos

  • Blue Star Naxos

  • Blue Star Paros

  • Blue Carrier 1

Types of vehicles accepted on Blue Star Ferries

It is possible to board Blue Star with a car, motorbike, sidecar, minibus, camper van or as a pedestrian.

The vehicle may also be equipped with a roof box (bicycle rack, roof box, etc) or a towed item (trailer, caravan, etc) provided this is declared at the time of booking.

Facilities on Blue Star Ferries ferries

Exclusive cabins

Blue Star offers exclusive cabins with or without windows for up to 4 people.

Shared cabins

Blue Star also offers the possibility to book a bed in a shared room.

Cabins for PRMs

Blue Star ships are equipped with cabins adapted for people with reduced mobility (PRM) that are spacious enough to accommodate a wheelchair and have adapted bathroom facilities.

Cabins for animals

Blue Star ships offer pet-friendly cabins with easily cleanable floors that are subject to advanced cleaning.


Blue Star offers passengers the option of booking airplane-style seats in a private lounge. This option offers the possibility of a comfortable journey at a lower cost.

Services on Blue Star Ferries ferries

Restaurants and bars

Blue Star offers a variety of dining options on its ships. A la carte, self-service, fast food, indoor bars Blue Star Ferries offers meals and packages to suit all tastes and times of day.


Blue Star has a range of shops on board where you can buy everything you need for your trip as well as souvenirs, children’s games, cosmetics, local products and much more.

Internet on board

Blue Star ships are equipped with Wi-Fi access allowing you to enjoy the internet throughout your journey. Internet access is available from a computer, phone or tablet through the ship’s @SEA portal.

Travelling with pets with Blue Star Ferries

It is possible to travel on Blue Star with your pet, provided you declare it at the time of booking.

During the crossing, pets can stay with their owner or be placed in a kennel.

Paying for your crossing with Blue Star Ferries

On, you can pay for your ferry crossing with Blue Star by credit card, holiday voucher or in 4 instalments with our partner Floa Bank.

Modification and cancellation of tickets with Blue Star Ferries

If you have booked your Blue Star crossing on or by telephone with one of our agents, it is possible for us to modify or cancel your crossing according to the conditions applicable to your ticket.

To do this, please contact our customer service department by telephone on

If you have made your reservation directly on the Blue Star website or via another platform than, we will not be able to make any changes or cancellations.

Is it possible to travel without facilities on a Blue Star Ferries crossing?

It is not necessary to book a cabin or seat to travel on Blue Star Ferries. Blue Star Ferries offers deck tickets which allow access to all the common areas of the ship.

Do you have any futher questions about Blue Star Ferries crossings?

Please contact us!