Ferry from Brindisi to Patras

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

If you want to travel by ferry from Italy to Greece, you should know that there are currently no direct connections between Brindisi and Patras.

However, you can take the ferry from Brindisi to the port of Igoumenitsa (in Western Greece) and then continue to Patras or some other destination in Greece.

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Ferry schedules from Brindisi to Igoumenitsa

Brindisi Igoumenitsa Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 13:00 Last trip: 22:30 Average duration: 10h 45m Price range: 30.00 € - 1,231.00 €
Igoumenitsa Brindisi Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 01:00 Last trip: 14:00 Average duration: 6h 30m Price range: 30.00 € - 1,231.00 €
Ferry companies GRIMALDI LINES

Is there a ferry from Brindisi to Patras?

No, there are currently no direct connections from Brindisi to the port of Patras. The Brindisi - Igoumenitsa ferry route is the only one that connects Brindisi to Greece.

Ferries from Brindisi to Igoumenitsa operate year-round and the route is served by the ferry company Grimaldi Lines.

What’s the ferry schedule from Brindisi to Greece?

The Brindisi-Igoumenitsa route is operational year-round, with at least 1 daily ferry crossing. Ferries from the port of Brindisi usually depart at 13:00 or 22:30, arriving at the port of Igoumenitsa at around 22:00 or 06:00 the next day.

Tip: keep in mind that departure times can vary depending on the season and weather conditions. We recommend that you always check your departure time and track your ferry in real time with the Ferryhopper App!

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Brindisi to Greece?

The price of a single ferry ticket to Igoumenitsa from Brindisi starts at around €48. 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. Take a look at our ferry routes, find the lowest prices and best deals, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper with no hidden fees.

Any available offers will be automatically applied when booking your ferry tickets.

Check out our article on ferry deals in Greece and start planning your next adventure!


Grimaldi Lines offers discounts for children up to 12 years, while infants and children up to 3 years old travel free.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Brindisi to Greece?

The average duration of the ferry trip to Igoumenitsa from Brindisi is around 9 hr. If you want to get to Patras, you'll need to drive for about 3 hr from Igoumenitsa.

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

Ferries operating on Italy - Greece routes are usually conventional.

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).

On the other hand, the distance between Brindisi and Igoumenitsa is 169 nautical miles (312 km). Patras is 276 km away from Igoumenitsa by car.

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip Brindisi - Greece

Here are some travel tips for your trip to Greece:

  • The port of Brindisi can get quite busy in high season. We recommend arriving at least 1.5 hr before boarding, especially if you are traveling with a vehicle.
  • You can also transport your vehicle by ferry from Italy to Greece. Make sure to book your tickets in advance, as availability may be limited.
  • We recommend booking a cabin for a more comfortable trip.
  • 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 and Igoumenitsa travel guides for more vacation tips and useful information!

Where to take the ferry from Brindisi to Greece?

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 Greece with a car?

Yes, ferries traveling from Brindisi to Greece have car decks, so you can transfer your vehicle.

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 Italy - Greece 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.

Book cheap ferry tickets from Brindisi to Greece

On Ferryhopper, you can book ferry tickets from Brindisi to Igoumenitsa with ease! Check all the available routes between Italy and Greece on our interactive Map of ferries and start planning your trip to Greece with confidence!