Ferry from Brindisi to Patras

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

You can normally travel from Brindisi to Patras by ferry 3 times a week all year round. Find all available Italy - Greece crossings on Ferryhopper, compare fares and timetables, and book your tickets online at the same prices as ferry companies.

Ferry Schedules

Brindisi Patras Trip frequency: 3 days per week First trip: 21:00 Last trip: 21:00 Average duration: 17h 15m Price range: 30.00 € - 450.00 €
Patras Brindisi Trip frequency: 3 days per week First trip: 18:00 Last trip: 18:00 Average duration: 15h 30m Price range: 30.00 € - 420.00 €
Ferry companies GRIMALDI LINES

Is there a ferry from Brindisi to Patras?

You can normally catch a ferry from Brindisi to Patras up to 3 times a week all year round. The route is usually serviced by the Grimaldi Lines ferry company.

Please note that ferry timetables are subject to change depending on the season. You can check real-time schedules and ferry ticket prices for the Brindisi - Patras crossing on Ferryhopper.

Am I allowed to travel from Brindisi to Patras?

Yes, traveling from Brindisi to Patras by ferry is allowed. Take a look at the latest updates on Covid-19 and ferry travel between Greece and Italy, and get ready for your trip.

What’s the ferry schedule from Brindisi to Patras?

The Brindisi - Patras ferry route is normally regular throughout the year with up to 3 crossings per week. Usually, ferries from the port of Brindisi depart at 21:00, arriving in Patras, Western Greece, at around 14:30 the next day.

Tip: make sure to check your travel time before your trip. You can also track your ferry in real time on the Ferryhopper App!

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Brindisi to Patras?

The price of a single ferry ticket to Patras starts at around €60. The final cost varies depending on available offers and discounts, seat type and vehicle selection.


On Ferryhopper, you can find all available offers for your ferry trip to Patras from Brindisi. Take a look at our ferry routes, find the lowest prices and best deals, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper at the best prices.

Current offers will be automatically applied when booking your ferry tickets.


On Ferryhopper, you can find the discount that suits you best and book cheap tickets to Western Greece! For example you can book discount tickets for children from 3 to 11 years old.

Note: infants and toddlers up to 3 years old travel for free.

Tip: check out our relevant post to find more info about offers and discounts for Italy - Greece ferries.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Brindisi to Patras?

The average duration of the ferry trip to Patras from Brindisi is around 16.5 hr.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Brindisi to Patras?

Ferries operating on the Brindisi - Patras route are usually conventional. The fastest crossing from Brindisi to Patras lasts 16.5 hr.

What’s the distance between Brindisi and Patras?

The distance between the port of Brindisi in Italy and the port of Patras in Western Greece is around 293 nautical miles (around 542 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Patras from Brindisi

Here are some travel tips for your trip from Brindisi to Patras:

  • We recommend arriving at the port of Brindisi at least 1.5 hr before your ferry trip, especially if you are transferring your vehicle as well.
  • To travel from Italy to Greece, you will need either your passport or your national ID card (if your country of origin is in the Schengen Area).
  • As the trip is long and most routes are scheduled at night, we recommend traveling in a bed cabin.
  • Ferry companies often offer discounts or special offers for caravans/campers. Make sure to check them before booking your tickets!
  • Ferry rides from Italy to Greece can be a bit bumpy. If you feel seasick, you can always ask the ferry crew for some aspirin or carry anti-nausea medication with you.
  • Check out our Patras travel guide for more vacation tips and useful information about the city and its port!

Where to take the ferry from Brindisi to Patras

Ferries to Greece usually depart from Porto Medio in Brindisi. More specifically, they depart from the west quay of Costa Morena (Punta delle Terrare).

Nearby, you can find plenty of services, including shops, restaurants, coffee shops, parking lots, and a bus stop.

Can I travel on the ferry from Brindisi to Patras with a car?

Yes, ferries traveling to Patras and Western Greece have car decks, so you can transfer your vehicle.

Tip: as available car-deck spaces and vehicle tickets usually sell out fast, we suggest planning your trip well in advance.

Ferry luggage

Grimaldi Lines allows each passenger to travel with 1 piece of luggage included in the ticket price, as long as it does not exceed 30 kg.


Yes, you can book a cabin for your Brindisi - Patras trip for a more comfortable journey.

Alternatively, you can book numbered seats.

Tip: as cabins usually sell out fast, it's best to book at least 3-4 months in advance, especially if you travel during the Easter holidays or in the summer.

Pet travel

You can travel with your pet on Grimaldi Lines ferries. Pets can stay either in a carrier/cage or in a designated pet cabin.

Make sure to carry along all necessary pet certificates, tickets and any supplies you may need for your trip.

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