Ancona to Patras Ferry


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  • 6 crossings weekly
    21 hr
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  • 6 crossings weekly
    21 hr 30 min
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The Ancona to Patras ferry connects Italy to Greece and is operated by ANEK Superfast and Minoan Lines. As well as comparing prices and times for Ancona to Patras, we will also show you results for Ancona to Igoumenitsa to help you get from Italy to Greece at the best time, for the best price.

Book an Ancona to Patras ferry today with AFerry. Just use the form above and choose the route that you want. If nothing appears automatically, start typing Ancona. You can also type the country or even the name of the ferry company you are interested in. When you have the route that you want, choose single or return and all the other options you want.

How we compare ferries, prices and times for Ancona to Patras

If there is more than one ferry company operating on the Ancona Patras route we will show you all the ferry companies, to make sure you get our best price. We'll also show you any routes similar to Ancona to Patras so you have the complete picture when making your booking. And of course you'll also see a range of times just in case it's a bit cheaper earlier or later than your preferred booking time.

How you get your ticket and how you can make changes if you need to

Once you've chosen your perfect sailing and have made your booking we'll email you your booking confirmation for your Ancona to Patras ferry. The majority of tickets have instant confirmation.

We will also email you details about how you can contact us using our messaging service, as well as details about how you can change your ticket. Most of the time you can do this by yourself. The vast majority of our customers give us a review of four or five stars showing that their very happy with our service and communication.

Below you can see the ferry company or companies that sail on the Ancona to Patras route and the journey times. You might also see some recent prices our customers have found. The best way to find a cheap Ancona to Patras ferry though is to use the form above today to see all of our possible choices.

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Getting the best price for your Ancona to Patras ferry

With AFerry we always give you our best prices for ferries from Ancona to Patras. No matter which page you book from we always include all our special offers. And there is no need to look for a discount code. If we have an offer available, your ferry price will include the reduction or offer. There's no need to look at other websites.

If you're not sure if the Ancona to Patras route is right for you or you can't decide between ferry companies, if there is more than one, you might also find it useful to read any reviews we have available. We ask all our customers to send us reviews for Ancona to Patras ferries. Remember though, that the earlier you book, the cheaper prices normally are. So don't spend too long deciding! Ancona to Patras is a popular route, so we advise you to book as soon as possible.

About Ancona

Ancona became one of the major ports of the Adriatic between the thirteenth and fourteenth century, second only to Venice. However, in later years Ancona, like other Italian towns, became the scene of many battles connected to the wars of independence, and was also the target of foreign occupations, including the massive air bombing campaigns during World War II, which destroyed whole areas of Ancona, and badly damaged the port.

About Patras

A settlement can be dated back at least 4,000 years where the centre of modern day Patras now stands. However, despite this ancient heritage, Patras is very much a modern city: it was the first city in Greece to introduce electric trams and was named European Capital of Culture in 2006.

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  • 01 Jan 2019
    • Very good

      Review by FAROUK AL MASRI

  • 11 Sep 2018
    Booking Anek ferry
    • Easy and excellent booking features on this site


  • 09 Jul 2016
    Expensive cabins and poor wifi
    • The overall booking and check in process was good however, when you compared the cost of the cabin it was two times the cost of the ferry. It was 247 euros and the last ferry trip only days earlier on another ferry was £85 for a 24 hour trip. When I was on board I again questioned the cost and it was the same 247 euros and there were spare cabins and after talking to several people in the restaurant they would not pay this amount out of principle so these cabins were left and not used. Surely from a business prospective it would have been better to drop the price and sell out all the cabins.The other issue was the wifi, it was very poor and not worth the money as I failed to send some important emails to work, this needs to be looked at. Apart from that most of the staff were very friendly except the people at the reception especially the lady who was very impolite and needs customer relation training. I will be happy to use this service again and also recommend it to others.

      Review by Mr Tyler

  • 04 Jul 2016
    Average ferry, average service
    • Older ferry, average or below average in just about everything. Needs to be well cleaned. Service not that great though you can understand it given the feral nature of summer ferry passengers. But, really, you would think that someone would remove those sleeping at the entrance of the deck or restaurant. And frankly waiters should not be calling out to one another in the restaurant. But we got there safe, which ultimately is what counts.

      Review by Anon

  • 14 Oct 2014
    Sue's trip to Athens
    • Very relaxing, plenty of room to roam about in, choice of bars/restaurants all good. Views gently slipping by, in amongst the Greek Islands as we made our way towards Patras. Ship not too crowded. The reclining chair zone was also not too busy, so I could sleep full-length on the floor, with my sleeping bag. Would have preferred the arrival time to be stated as local, had a strange hour at the bus station one hour behind everybody else!

      Review by Anon

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Ancona to Patras Popular Questions

Want to know more about your journey from Ancona to Patras? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the ferry from Ancona to Patras take?

The average journey time by ferry between Ancona to Patras is 22 hrs 36 min. The journey time may vary, so use our booking engine on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How fast does the ferry from Ancona to Patras travel?

The fastest journey time by ferry from Ancona to Patras is 21 hrs, with Minoan Lines.

What time does the first ferry from Ancona to Patras leave?

The first ferry from Ancona to Patras leaves at 13:30 with ANEK Superfast. Times may vary depending on the time of year.

What time does the last ferry from Ancona to Patras leave?

The last ferry from Ancona to Patras leaves at 18:30 with Minoan Lines. Times may vary depending on the time of year.

Which ferry companies operate between Ancona to Patras?

Ferries travelling from Ancona to Patras are operated by ANEK Superfast and Minoan Lines.

Looking for more information?

If you're looking for the return journey, check out Patras to Ancona.