Find useful information about your trip by ferry from Ancona to Greece, regarding ports, schedules, accommodation, prices and offers and plan your journey!
Upon arrival at the port of Ancona in Italy, located in the center of Adriatic coast, you will be found in one of the most visited ports in Europe with a lot of departures and arrivals all over the year. Passengers start their sea voyage from the well organized port of Ancona with destination the Greek ports of Patras, Igoumenitsa and Corfu. This is the main sea route that the tourists from the Central European countries choose, in order to reach the mainland of Greece as well as the wonderful islands.
Ferry distance from Ancona to Greece
The ferry distance from Ancona to Greece varies depending on the port of departure as follows:
Ancona - Patras: 911Km (491 nautical miles)
Ancona - Igoumenitsa: 720Km (390 nautical miles)
Ancona - Corfu: 790km (the route is usually operated via the port of Igoumenitsa and from there you can take a local ferry to Corfu)
Ferry time from Ancona to Greece
The ferry time from Ancona to Greece depends on the port of arrival. The trip from Ancona to Patras is estimated to be around 22 hours while the crossing to the port of Igoumenitsa has a duration of 16 hours. During the summer months the ferries approach the port of the Ionian island of Corfu and the trip lasts about 16 hours.
Types of vessels from Ancona to Greece
The Ancona to Greece ferry routes are operated by big, modern and comfortable car/passenger ferries, fully equipped to make your journey pleasant. You can either book a cabin or a numbered seat or you can choose an outside deck seat especially if you travel during the summer months.
Ferry schedules from Ancona to Greece
The ferry schedules from Ancona to Greece are currently operated by 2 well known ferry companies. All year round, with 2 to 4 daily departures with destination to the Greek ports of Patras in Peloponnese, Igoumenitsa in Northern Greece or the island of Corfu(during summer season) transfer thousands of visitors to Greece.
In order to be informed and check in real-time schedules and availability visit the isFerry reservation system and make your booking in advance to take advantage of the possible seasonal discount and offers.
Tips for your trip from Ancona to Greece
- Our pages dedicated to Ancona, Patras, Igoumenitsa and Corfu are updated with all the necessary information about the means of transport and the ways you can approach Ancona port
- Check our booking engine for the possibility of an early booking offer or a family discount
- Be at the port 2 hours before departure for check-in and embarkation especially in case you are travelling with a vehicle
- From the port of Patras you can take a ferry to visit the Ionian islands of Kefalonia or Ithaki