Golden Star Ferries: Ferry tickets

General Info

Golden Star Ferries is a greek ferry company founded in 2011. The primary goal of the company is to serve and transport travelers and their vehicles safely, comfortably and consistently.

Golden Star Ferries serves ferries routes from Piraeus, Rafina and Heraklion to the Cycladic islands, such as Mykonos, Milos and Santorini. At the same time, the company's ferries often operate intra-Cycladic routes with which they connect the Cycladic Islands with each other.

The Golden Star Ferries fleet consists of 6 ferries, 2 conventional with cabins, garage and additional infrastructure, and 4 high-speed vessels with garage and airline seats. More specifically, the conventional ferries of Golden Star Ferries are the Superferry and the Superferry II, while the speedboats are the Superexpress, the Superrunner, the Superspeed and the Supercat.

Golden Star Ferries provides types of tickets that fall under special discounts for students, large families, children, the military, etc. In addition, the company has the ability to issue an e-ticket, i.e. an electronic ticket that allows the traveler to board the ship without a physical ticket. On Ferryhopper you can find all the available offers and discounts for Golden Star Ferries and book cheap ferry tickets.

Golden Star Ferries conventional ferries have extra facilities such as specially designed cabins and spaces for people with disabilities and travelers with pets or young children.

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

Vessel 6 vessels
Destinations 14 destinations
Traveler 24k ferryhoppers

Routes

Mykonos - Santorini (Thira)
Santorini (Thira) - Heraklio
Santorini (Thira) - Mykonos
Rafina - Mykonos
Heraklio - Santorini (Thira)
Ios - Santorini (Thira)
Santorini (Thira) - Naxos
Santorini (Thira) - Milos
Mykonos - Naxos
Santorini (Thira) - Ios

Discounts

Adult fare

Adult fare


Infant

Infant


Child fare (5-10)

Child fare (5-10)


Ferries - Golden Star Ferries

Superspeed
Vessel type
Catamaran
Length
55m
Passengers
400
Vehicles
0
Supercat
Vessel type
Catamaran
Length
45m
Passengers
400
Vehicles
0
Superferry
Vessel type
Open deck
Length
120m
Passengers
1760
Vehicles
280
Superexpress
Vessel type
Catamaran
Length
91m
Passengers
1070
Vehicles
200
Superrunner
Vessel type
Catamaran
Length
100m
Passengers
810
Vehicles
180
Superferry 2
Vessel type
Open deck
Length
122m
Passengers
1630
Vehicles
250

Terms & Cancellation Policy

Booking

Tickets are personal, non-transferable and are issued in the passenger’s name. They are valid only for the itinerary, date and seat for which they are issued.

Tickets can be booked in all travel agencies cooperating with our Company, in the company’s central offices or via our website on the internet.

Ticket issuing on board is prohibited; to avoid any inconvenience, all passengers are requested to book their tickets and have them before departure.

Complying to EU Directive 98/41, for safety reasons, a name list of the passengers is mandatory for all itineraries; name of passenger, gender (male, female), age range (adult, child, infant), Type and Plate number of the vehicle, if there is one, are mandatory to be registered on the ticket.

We strongly suggest our passengers to notify the travel agency on their phone number (preferably a mobile one) upon the issue of their ticket; they will be notified in case of change on scheduled itineraries e.g. detention of ship due to adverse weather conditions, etc.

You are kindly requested to notify the travel agency upon the issuing of your ticket on any passengers than need special care.

For children up to 5 years old issuing of a zero fare ticket is mandatory.

Embarkation

Complying with P.D 3 709/2008 of the Greek state, passengers should be on the embarkation area 30 minutes, or 1 hour if they travel with a vehicle, before departure.

Ticket issue due date

Tickets should be issued before due date as specified by your travel agent when booking you ticket. In any other case, your reservation will be cancelled automatically.

Open date tickets

Open date tickets are valid for one year from the issuing date. Open date tickets are not valid for embarkation unless replaced by new tickets with the date of departure.

Cancellations and refund

Tickets can be cancelled only in the travel agencies where they were issued, providing the original tickets. No ticket cancellation can be made by phone. Terms of cancellation according to cancellation time

Up to 7 days before departure: 75% refund or change to open date ticket. From 6 days up to 12 hours before departure: 50% refund or change to open date ticket. Tickets cannot been cancelled or changed to open date after vessel’s departure. During Orthodox Easter period, Holly spirit’s days and the whole August month , tickets are refunded without cancellation fee or they change to open date tickets 14 days before departure. 14 days to 6 days before departure there is a 50% cancellation fee. 6 days before departure, the same term applies as on the paragraph above. Open date tickets: Open date tickets are refunded without cancellation fee only if issued originally as open date tickets. If they have been converted to open date ticket, there is a 50% cancellation fee.

Delay or cancellation of an itinerary due to force majeure (e.g. adverse weather conditions)

Delay of departure: Passengers and vehicles can embark with the same tickets.

Cancellation of itinerary: in case of cancellation, tickets are no longer valid and should be replaced with new for the next scheduled departure with available seats.

Important: Passengers are kindly requested to contact the company’s offices in case of delay due to adverse weather conditions in order to stay updated on the new time of departure.

Ticket Loss

In the event of ticket loss, passengers need to purchase a new ticket in order to travel and then notify in writing the company providing lost ticket’s data (date of departure, itinerary, no. of ticket), no. of new ticket purchased and a copy of that ticket. If the lost ticket is not found by the revenue department of the company to be changed to open date ticket or utilized within 3 months, it will be replaced by a ticket of the same type for the same itinerary. Lost ticket’s data can be found at the issuing agency and should be sent by fax to the company’s central offices.

Timetables

The Company makes all effort to ensure that timetables are kept but reserves the right to make changes without prior notice if necessary.

Control on board

Check-in of tickets upon embarkation and during the trip is conducted by the ship’s inspecting officers. During check-in, passengers are responsible for displaying their tickets and other documentation that justifies a ticket with discount, if that is the case.

Luggage

Luggage should be placed on special locations of the ship, complying with the crew’s indications. Valuables should not be left in luggage. Valuables should be handed to the Purser’s office for safekeeping.

Passengers with special needs

Specially designed cabins and other facilities are available to passengers with special needs. Due to limited availability it is advisable to book early.

Pets

Pets travel in specially designated cabins and kennels. As the number of cabins is limited, you are kindly requested to reserve ahead.

For health reasons, pets are not allowed in indoor public areas or cabins others than those designated for them. Dogs should always be on a leash and wear a muzzle when circulating on the ship.

Passengers travelling with their pets are required to have their pet’s valid health documents with them and are responsible for their pet’s health, safety and hygiene. Unattended pets are not accepted on board.

Lost and found

Please notify the ship’s Reception on any item lost or found as early as possible and prior to disembarkation. For any information after disembarkation, please contact the Company’s central offices.

Safety

For safety reasons, all passengers and their belongings are liable to control. In case of non- compliance, the passenger will not be allowed to embark and the port authorities will be notified on the event.

Passengers are expected to present their ticket, passport or other identification documents to the ship’s authorized personnel. The Company reserves the right not to allow embarkation to passengers that fail to present their travel and identification documents.

After embarkation, disembarkation is only allowed under permission of the ship’s authorized personnel.

In case a passenger wishes to disembark, they need to remove their luggage and/or vehicle.

Passengers who curry a weapon have to declare it upon embarkation.

No Smoking Law 3730

Complying with the National Law 3730 of the Greek Ministry of Health, as from 1st July 2009 smoking is strictly prohibited in all enclosed public areas, as well as the vessel’s cabins. Passengers may smoke in the designated areas on the open outer decks

CANCELLATION POLICIES

Open date tickets

Open date tickets are valid for one year from the issuing date. Open date tickets are not valid for embarkation unless replaced by new tickets with the date of departure.

Cancellations and refund

Tickets can be cancelled only in the travel agencies where they were issued, providing the original tickets. No ticket cancellation can be made by phone. Terms of cancellation according to cancellation time

Up to 7 days before departure: 75% refund or change to open date ticket. From 6 days up to 12 hours before departure: 50% refund or change to open date ticket. Tickets cannot been cancelled or changed to open date after vessel’s departure. During Orthodox Easter period, Holly spirit’s days and the whole August month , tickets are refunded without cancellation fee or they change to open date tickets 14 days before departure. 14 days to 6 days before departure there is a 50% cancellation fee. 6 days before departure, the same term applies as on the paragraph above. Open date tickets: Open date tickets are refunded without cancellation fee only if issued originally as open date tickets. If they have been converted to open date ticket, there is a 50% cancellation fee.