Dodekanisos Seaways: Ferry tickets

General Info

Dodekanisos Seaways is a Greek ferry company founded in 1999 and based in Rhodes. The company operates in the Dodecanese and aims at the comfortable and safe transport of passengers, vehicles and goods to larger and smaller islands of the Dodecanese.

Dodekanisos Seaways serves ferry itineraries to the islands of the Dodecanese complex such as Rhodes, Kos, Kalymnos, Patmos, Leros, Lipsi etc. At the same time, there are ferry routes to Samos, Ikaria and Fourni. Ferries usually depart from the ports of Rhodes and Samos and travel to over 15 destinations of the Aegean.

The fleet of Dodekanisos Seaways consists of 2 high-speed vessels: the Dodekanisos Express and the Dodekanisos Pride, and of 1 conventional ferry, the Panagia Skiadeni. All the company's ferries have comfortable facilities for travelers such as airline seats and a garage for transporting vehicles.

Dodekanisos Seaways supports discount policies for groups of travelers such as students, large families, children, the unemployed, etc. Ferryhopper has included all the discounts and offers of Dodekanisos Seaways to book ferry tickets at the best prices.

Dodekanisos Seaways offers additional benefits for people with disabilities such as ramps and wheelchairs. Finally, the company establishes a safety and environmental protection policy to reduce pollution and enhance sustainability.

Here you will find all the ferry itineraries as well as the ferry connections of Dodekanisos Seaways. Compare prices from Dodekanisos Seaways and all other ferry companies and book the cheapest ferry tickets.

Discounts

Adult fare

Adult fare


Large Family (Greek citizens)

Large Family (Greek citizens)


Infant

Infant


Child (4-10)

Child (4-10)


Person with disabilities

Person with disabilities


Student in a Greek university

Student in a Greek University


Ferries - Dodekanisos Seaways

Dodekanisos Pride
Vessel type
Open deck
Length
40m
Passengers
280
Vehicles
9
Vessel type
Catamaran
Length
m
Passengers
Vehicles
Dodekanisos Express
Vessel type
Open deck
Length
40m
Passengers
337
Vehicles
6

Terms & Cancellation Policy

Each passenger's ticket is personal, bears the passenger's name, is not transferable and is only valid for the class, stretch and date it was issued for.

Tickets can be changed at any travel agency, irrespective of the agency that issued them, since the travel agent agrees.

Passengers must secure their place in time, especially during peak seasons.

Tickets that have been purchased through the company's site on the internet or through telephone are to be collected at the company's port agencies on departure ports or sent by courier to the address that the passenger has provide.

Currency on board is the EURO.

PASSENGERS NAME LIST

This update concerns the change in the registration of persons traveling by passenger ships operating to or from Hellenic Ports in accordance with Presidential Decree 102/2019 (A'182) amending the provisions of Presidential Decree. 23/1999. According to the amendments, in order to be able to register occupants, tickets will only be issued if the following are listed in the foreseen areas of the program the passenger's surname, name of the passenger-in writing, gender-male/female, citizenship, date of birth. When reserving a ticket (either online or at a travel agent), the passenger must provide full details of his / her ID, telephone number and e-mail in order to be noticed and informed by the company in the case of any delay or cancellation of the itinerary. In the case that the passenger is not willing to provide the company with his contact details this is noted on the ticket. Online Reservations: the passenger fills in his contact details in the appropriate fields available or chooses the option "I do not want to be informed in the case of any delay or cancellation of the itinerary". The passenger must also check that the details printed on the ticket are correct (date, time, itinerary, vessels name, ID details, etc.) and not to accept any ticket in the case something is wrongly printed.

FARES/SPECIAL OFFERS

The price of the ticket (fare) includes the transportation of the passenger to the port of arrival, the class which has been selected and appears on the ticket, as well as any additional legal expenses (i.e. port expenses e.t.c.). Snacks and beverages from the ship's bar are not included in the price of the ticket.

Information about ticket prices is provided on our official web page.

The Company grants the passengers reductions according to its commercial policy.

Indicatively:

Children under the age of 4 travel free of charge.

A 50% discount is offered to children from 4 to 10 years of age.

People with reduced mobility, whose degree of disability exceeds a certain percentage of 80%, get a 50% discount on the ticket price.

For group reservations, offers can be made after special agreement.

Τo see all company's offers and discounts, click here.

Any reductions applied to the fare are not cumulative. If more than one reduction is applicable, then only the largest one is granted. Passengers entitled to a reduction must declare so during the time of reservation and show all relative documents both while issuing the relevant reduction tickets and while boarding the Vessel. After the issuing of the tickets, no refund on the fare is provided.

BOARDING AND CHECK-IN INFORMATION

The passenger and the vehicles must be at the check in point an hour before travelling. If the passenger or the driver misses the departure, they are not entitled to any refund. Passengers must present to the authorized personnel of the vessel their ticket, passport, identity card or other valid travel documents. The company reserves  the right to deny embarkation to any individual who, according to the best of company's knowledge, does not appear to possess valid travel documents or fails to prove, beyond doubt, his/her identity. During embarkation and voyage, Financial Officer conducts ticket controls. While these checks take place the passengers are obliged to demonstrate both their tickets and the supporting documents concerning a commercial reduction in the case that a reduction ticket has been issued. Any passenger, who wish to change the destination that is on the ticket, must notify the Financial Officer and pay the difference. Passengers, who travel to a different destination than the one that appears on the ticket, will be amenable to a fine and other legal procedures.

Any passenger who travels without ticket will be delivered to the Port Authority as a stowaway.

DELAY-CANCELLATION OF TRIP

In the event of prohibition of departure due to bad weather conditions or due to official orders from port authorities, the company claims no responsibility for possible delay or cancelation of the trip. In that case, passengers can modify their tickets or get a refund of the full amount paid for the ticket. The shipping company reserves the right (with approval of Mercantile Marine Ministry) to replace the ferry a ticket was issued for, with another ferry. The routes are subject to modifications and are published in our website www.12ne.gr.

CANCELLATION POLICY

  • 7 days prior the departure of the ship: Tickets are cancelled without charge or can be converted to open date tickets or for another departure date.
  • 7 days until 1 hour prior the departure of the ship: A 50% cancellation charge is applied or alternatively tickets can be converted to open date tickets or for another departure date.
  • After the departure: Tickets cannot be canceled, cannot be converted to open date tickets, and cannot travel another date.
  • The passenger may convert a ticket to open date ticket until one hour prior the departure of the vessel (the departure date/time that appears on the ticket). The open date ticket then will be valid for a period of one year from the initial travel date that appears on the ticket. There is no returning fare applied or cancellation percentage at open date tickets.
  • Tickets cannot be cancelled via telephone. Tickets can be cancelled or converted only from the travel agency that issued them or by the company's central port agent.

LOSS OF TICKETS

In case of the loss of a ticket, the passenger must buy a new one in order to travel.

If the lost ticket is not found in the company's records until the end of the trip, the passenger may present the new scrapbook (and the old one if found by the passenger). Then the company will refund the cost of the original ticket.

A passenger may find the details of a lost ticket at the agency that booked and issued the ticket or at the company's central port agent.

SAFETY REGULATIONS

It is strictly forbidden to carry guns, explosive materials or other dangerous substances or materials on board. Smoking on board is prohibited within the Vessel's interior. For reasons concerning the safety of the Vessel and the passengers as well as the protection of the environment, you are kindly requested not to throw cigarettes which have not been extinguished inside or outside the Vessel or overboard.

Passengers must abide by all safety regulations during embarkation, disembarkation and voyage, meet hygiene rules and conduct themselves in a respectful manner towards fellow passengers and crew. Furthermore, they must abide by every order given by the Master or direction given by members of the crew during the voyage and address the competent members of the crew if a problem arises.

Complaints during the trip should be addressed to the vessel's Master or Staff Captain. Upon arrival complaints may be addressed to the shipping company.

PREGNANT PASSENGERS

During pregnancy, pregnant women are allowed to aboard by the end of the 26th week and they are required to provide a medical certificate of travel capacity.

The Carrier reserves the right to request a medical certificate at any stage of pregnancy and to refuse passage if it is not satisfied that the passenger will be safe during the journey

TRANSPORTATION OF UNACCOMPANIED MINORS

  1. Passengers not having reached the age of 12:

They are not allowed to travel without a companion. Passenger identity checks for underage who have not reached the age of 12 are carried out on the basis of their identity card or passport and for domestic trips, any other official document or any relevant certificate of identity by the Police or relevant authorities

  1. Passengers who have reached the age of 15 (15 to 18 years):

The transfer of unaccompanied minors between 15years and 18 years old,  is permitted subject to the delivery of a declaration of their parent or guardian to the Company certified with the authentic signature of the Police or Port Principle, in which the parent or guardian will declare that he consents to the transfer of the minor, acknowledges that it is not possible and will not be under the supervision of the master and / or officers and / or crew members during the journey and until they land at the port of destination and that the parent or guardian will compensate and fully discharge the Company and its personnel from any loss, damage or expense resulting from the minor's journey. The identity check of minors shall be carried out on the basis of their identity card or passport. Parents or legal guardians of minors shall in all cases be in full responsibility for the acquisition and possession - before the commencement of the journey of minors - of appropriate, valid and legitimate travel documents,as well as any accompanying documents that may be required at the port of destination.

Relevant declaration forms are available at the Customer Services Dept., tel.: +30-2241070590, e-mail: [email protected], as well as at the local port offices of the company.

Under no circumstances will the Company be liable if the Authorities of the port of destination consider these travel documents to be inadequate.

PASSENGERS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS

Our vessels have specially designed cabins with easy access and operation to accommodate passengers with special needs.

LUGGAGE

Passengers are entitled to carry free of charge luggage up to 40 kg and 0.5 m3. During the voyage, luggage remains in the garage into specially designed areas. However, because it is prohibited to access the garage of the Vessel while travelling, passengers must take with them any personal belongings they might need during the voyage. Money, securities and other valuable objects can be handed to the Vessel's Purser's Office for safe keeping. The Vessel and the Company bear no responsibility for theft or loss of money, securities or other valuable objects inside the Vessel, in the case that they have not been entrusted with for safekeeping. In case of loss of personal belongings, passengers can address the Company.

CARGO

For your better service you can deliver your small parcels or envelopes at our head offices in 50 Australias St. or to our ticketing office located in Kolona port even a few days before the departure. From that point we undertake their safe delivery to our ship and the location of your choice.  Carriage of guns, cartridges, explosive, flammable, combustible and in general hazardous material is strictly prohibited. The cost estimation is based on dimensions and weight of the package, number of packages and destination point. The sender is obliged to state his contact data and the contact data of the recipient. If the package contains money, securities and other valuable objects must be handed to the Vessel's boatswain for safe keeping. Sender must inform the Vessel's boatswain in case the package requires cooling or deep freezing, otherwise the company claims no responsibility for possible damage. In case the recipient does not receive the package, then it is returned to the departure port and if the sender wishes to resend it, there is an extra charge. The Vessel and the Company bear no responsibility for theft or loss of money, securities or other valuable objects inside the Vessel, in the case that they have not been entrusted with for safekeeping.

More information you may find here.

PETS

The animal's presence in interior common areas of the ship (cabins, bars, etc.) is strictly prohibited. The Company's vessels have special exterior areas for pets. Domestic animals must always be accompanied by their owner, they must be tied (with a leash or chain)

and they must wear a muzzle if they are outside of their cage. Passengers traveling with a pet must always have with them a recently updated health booklet and they are responsible for its care, security and hygiene.

CANCELLATION POLICY

  • 7 days prior the departure of the ship: Tickets are cancelled without charge or can be converted to open date tickets or for another departure date.
  • 7 days until 1 hour prior the departure of the ship: A 50% cancellation charge is applied or alternatively tickets can be converted to open date tickets or for another departure date.
  • After the departure: Tickets cannot be canceled, cannot be converted to open date tickets, and cannot travel another date.
  • The passenger may convert a ticket to open date ticket until one hour prior the departure of the vessel (the departure date/time that appears on the ticket). The open date ticket then will be valid for a period of one year from the initial travel date that appears on the ticket. There is no returning fare applied or cancellation percentage at open date tickets.
  • Tickets cannot be cancelled via telephone. Tickets can be cancelled or converted only from the travel agency that issued them or by the company's central port agent.