European Ferries: Ferries, Tickets & Info

General info

The ferry company European Ferries was founded in 1935 and it is headquartered in Brindisi, Italy. Its main purpose is to provide safe and comfortable maritime services between Italy and Albania through the Adriatic Sea.

European Ferries ferry routes

Through European Ferries, the Italian port of Brindisi is connected to Vlora (or Vlorë) in Albania. This ferry route is operated every day throughout the year, connecting Italy and Albania easily and conveniently.

European Ferries fleet & ships

All ferry itineraries between Brindisi and Vlora are served by the ferry Ionian Star. This fully renovated passenger ship offers modern services, including a garage for the transport of vehicles.

European Ferries discounts & offers

European Ferries offers discounts to numerous groups of travelers, such as toddlers, children and large groups of travelers. Certain discounts can be applied to all accommodation types. 

Find all available offers and discounts, and book your ferry tickets with European Ferries on Ferryhopper.

European Ferries special amenities & facilities

On the renovated ferry of Ionian Star, you can find plenty of modern services, including a restaurant, a coffee bar, a gift shop and garages spaces for the transport of vehicles. There is also a wide range of cabins available, depending on your preferences.

With European Ferries, passengers can also travel with their pets free of charge. Pets can either stay at one of the pet kennels on the ferry or travel with their owner.

Vessel 2 vessels
Destinations 2 destinations
Traveler 1k ferryhoppers

Popular ferry routes

Vlora - Brindisi Get tickets
Brindisi - Vlora Get tickets


Adult (full fare)
Full fare with no discount
Child (4-12)
Discount for children aged 4-12 years
Infant (0-3 y/o)
Discount for children aged 0-3 years

Ferries - European Ferries

Ionian Star
Vessel type: Open deck Length: 123m
Passenger capacity: 1245 Vehicle capacity: 230
Onboard facilities
Wi-Fi is available on board (charges may apply) The ferry has a restaurant Snacks and beverages are available for purchase Pets are allowed to travel on the ferry The company does not support electronic tickets. You will have to collect your paper tickets before boarding.

Terms & cancellation policy