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Hellenic Seaways

6 Astiggos | Karaiskaki square, Piraeus, Greece
0030 210 41 99 000
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Ranked #6 of 13 Activities in Piraeus
Type: Tours
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Atlanta, Georgia
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103 reviews 103 reviews
33 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 NEW

The boats is what Greece is all about, unless you fly and many smaller islands don't have airports and the rate is double sometimes, triple the boat ticket. You MUST pick them up in person and the HS office is right outside the port of Piraeus so it's convenient. They allowed me to change my tickets due to additional business... More

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New Delhi, India
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6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 NEW

thanks to their bizarre PAPER ONLY ticket policy I was NOT allowed to board a boat from one of the islands back to Athens (I had bought the ticket 3 weeks ago online) and subsequently could missed my flight back to London. There was ZERO help or empathy from the staff and NO ONE wanted to help. Worst firm ever.

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North Vancouver, BC
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39 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

Travelled from Pireaus to Santorini then a few days later to Mykonos. Everything went smooth, we did pre-purchase VIP tickets that gave us reserved seats that were nice. Ferries travelled on time, staff were efficient and food barely edible, but what would one expect. The food is the same in all sections of the Ferry. No problems with any part... More

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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

We were two families travelling together (8 in total) in July 2014 from Santorini to Paros and Paros to Mykonos.Two days before our scheduled ferry we realized that we made a mistake booking our tickets. I contacted Hellenic Seaway by email and immediately they replied back to me with the procedure that I had to follow to resolved the situation.We... More

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New Jersey
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We booked the Ferry to Paros from Santorini online, and printed the the full the tickets with Barcodes for scanning. We lined up to board the Ferry at the scheduled time. The Hostess who was collecting the tickets claimed the printed tickets were not acceptable and had me run to the ticket office to get the tickets that have a... More

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Villanova, Pennsylvania
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76 reviews 76 reviews
15 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We took Hellenic Seaways high speed from Santorini to Crete. It was comfortable and on time. We would take it again.

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Los Angeles, California
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I know Greek ferries can be hit and miss, but I took Hellenic Seaways 3 times in a week, and all travel was on-time and a breeze. Sailed on the Nissos Mykonos, Highspeed 5, and Flyingcat 3. All ships were very clean and a breeze to navigate. Most importantly all ran on-time, some even getting to the port earlier than... More

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San Francisco, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We took the 7:15 am High Speed 6 from the port of Peiraias to Santorini. The trip was everything it promised to be and the service, the boat and the timely arrival and departure made a big difference. When planning a trip to the Greek Islands, Hellenic Seaways is the way to go

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Walsall, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Below is a copy of my complaint entered on the Hellenic Seaways website on 27 July to which I had no reply: I purchased 2 tickets at Aegina Port for the Flying Dolphin XV111 on 8 July 2014 for the 13:35 hrs ferry to Agistri. The ferry was late arriving at approximately 13:50 when we, plus approximately 25 other passengers,... More

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Heraklion Crete
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95 reviews 95 reviews
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79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We travelled from Crete with final destination to Paros. First of all the booking agents were very polite. As well the crew inside the ship Highsspeed 5 , and we feel to say thank you! We booked the VIP seats on the upper deck. A minor problem with the door opening.....and guys come on, no WiFi inside this modern ship...?... More

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