Ferry from Venice to Igoumenitsa
Tickets, Prices & Schedules
Is there a ferry from Venice to Igoumenitsa?
You can catch a ferry from Venice to Igoumenitsa all year round with 2-3 weekly crossings.
The route is usually serviced by the ferry company Anek Superfast.
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 Venice - Igoumenitsa crossing on Ferryhopper.
Am I allowed to travel from Venice to Igoumenitsa?
Yes, ferry travel between Italy and Greece is currently allowed. Check the latest updates on Covid-19 and ferry travel between Italy and Greece and prepare for your trip!
What’s the ferry schedule from Venice to Igoumenitsa?
During the whole year, there are 2-3 weekly ferry crossings on the Venice - Igoumenitsa route, usually on Wedensdays, Saturdays and Sundays. The ferry trip is overnight.
The earliest ferry usually departs from Venice at 12:00 and arrives at the port of Igoumenitsa at 16:00 the next day.
The latest scheduled trip to Igoumenitsa from Venice is usually at 13:30, arriving in Igoumenitsa at 16:00 the next day. Occasionally, there might be later departures, e.g. at 19:00.
Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts
How much is the ferry from Venice to Igoumenitsa?
The cost of a single ferry ticket usually starts at €123. The final ticket price depends on discounts, offers, seat type, vehicle selection, and the ferry company.
On Ferryhopper, you can find all available offers for the ferry trip to Igoumenitsa from Venice. Take a look at our ferry routes, find the lowest prices and best offers, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper at no extra cost.
Current offers will be automatically applied when booking your ferry tickets.
For tickets at even better prices, take a look at our relevant blog post about the latest cheap Greek ferry deals.
Traveling from Venice to Igoumenitsa by ferry is easy, comfortable and you can take advantage of lower-cost ferry tickets thanks to available discounts. The ferry companies offer discounts up to 50% to the following passenger categories:
- Children from 5 to 10 years
- People over 60 years
- European Youth Card owners
- People with disabilities and their accompanying persons
Note: infants and children up to 4 years travel for free.
Ferry Route Info
How long is the ferry ride from Venice to Igoumenitsa?
The Venice-to-Igoumenitsa ferry trip lasts around 27 hr. The duration of the ferry trip depends on the type of vessel, the route and the weather conditions.
Is there a high-speed ferry from Venice to Igoumenitsa?
Most ferries serving the route from Venice to Igoumenitsa are conventional. The fastest ferry reaches Igoumenitsa in 26.5 hr.
What’s the distance between Venice and Igoumenitsa?
The distance between the port of Venice in northern Italy and the port of Igoumenitsa in western Greece is around 500 nautical miles (920 km).
Ferry Trip Tips
Useful tips for your ferry trip to Igoumenitsa from Venice
Here are some travel tips for your trip from Venice to Igoumenitsa:
- We recommend that you arrive at the port of Venice at least 1.5 hr before your ferry trip, especially if you are traveling with your vehicle.
- Since the Venice - Igoumenitsa ferry trip is long, we recommend booking a cabin. However, note that cabins sell out fast, especially over the Easter holidays and high season, so it’s best to book a few months in advance.
- To travel from Italy to Greece, you should carry with you either a passport or your national ID card (if your country is in the Schengen Area).
- Near the port of Igoumenitsa there are many beautiful beaches and impressive sites that you can visit.
- In a few cases, schedules of ferries that depart from the port of Venice may change. Make sure to confirm your ferry’s departure time. You can also track your ferry in real time on the Ferryhopper App!
Where to take the ferry from Venice to Igoumenitsa
Ferries to Igoumenitsa depart regularly from the port of Venice, which is one of the most important ports in Italy and in the Mediterranean, since many passenger and cruise ships use it as a stopover.
Ferries to Igoumenitsa normally depart from the Fusina passenger terminal. You can reach it by car via the A4 motorway, or use public transport and catch buses 16 or 10 that depart from the Mestre train station.
In the port area you will also find useful services, such as ATMs, duty-free shops, newsstands, refreshment areas, and a luggage storage area.
Can I travel on the ferry from Venice to Igoumenitsa with a car?
Yes, most ferries traveling from Venice to Igoumenitsa have garages for vehicles.
Ferry companies are usually quite flexible when it comes to luggage size and weight. You can keep your luggage next to you or store your bags and suitcases in the designated luggage area on the ferry from Venice to Igoumenitsa.
Good to know: bear in mind that there is no check-in procedure for luggage items.
Tip: we recommend that you don’t carry more than 50kg of luggage to avoid delays due to restricted space in the luggage area.
The ferries operating the route from Venice to Igoumenitsa have cabins, so you can enjoy a comfortable trip.
On Venice - Igoumenitsa ferries there are one-, two- and four-bed cabins, as well as lux ones and dormitories (female/male ones).
Yes, you can travel with your pet on the ferry to Igoumenitsa from Venice. On Anek Superfast ferries, pets are allowed in pet cabins or kennels for an extra charge.
Make sure to carry along the necessary health certificates, tickets and any pet supplies you may need for your trip.
Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Venice to Igoumenitsa?
You can book cheap ferry tickets from Venice to Igoumenitsa online on Ferryhopper. Use our Map of ferries to visualize and plan your Venice - Igoumenitsa ferry trip. Compare ticket prices and schedules, and book your ferry trip in just a few clicks!