Ferryhopper Blog

We’re Ferryhopper, a team of young people, passionate about making ferry travel easy, fast, and even more fun! Yes, we do think that ferry travel is fun. And in our blog we will try to explain our thoughts!
May 27, 2018

Ferry strike in Greece, May 30th

The upcoming ferry strike of May 30th is causing a large number of ferry cancellations and reschedulings. If you have planned and booked your ferry trip, read our top tips, and learn how not to get caught off guard.

April 18, 2018

Island hopping around Santorini in 2018

Santorini is by far the most renowned among the Greek islands and the most popular one. However, if you are visiting Santorini you can upgrade your travel experience by doing some of island-hopping in the surrounding islands.

March 29, 2018

A daytrip in islands near Athens

The best and easiest day- or few days trip around Athens is to visit the islands of the Saronic Gulf, i.e. Aegina, Hydra, Spetses, Poros, and Agistri! They are too close to Athens to miss and the ferry schedules are really dense (many ferries per day), facilitating your transfer to these beautiful islands!

February 11, 2018

A ferry(tale) from Athens to Santorini

What is the best way to travel from Athens to Santorini, ferry or plane? If I select a ferry, should I book my tickets in advance? Answering some of the most frequent questions, for one of the most popular Greek ferry routes

January 22, 2018

Winter Ferry Getaway in Syros!

Some Greek islands deserve a visit at all seasons, even in winter. And Syros is definitely one of them, for those looking for a weekend getaway not too far from Athens!

January 20, 2018

Ferry Schedules for Greek Islands 2018

You may be getting ready for winter, but ferry companies are getting ready for summer 2018! Schedules and timetables are being announced, so book your tickets now from Ferryhopper and get ready for island hopping across the Greek islands.