General Information

Can children travel alone on Minoan Lines vessels?


Is there a discount for people over 60 years old?
Is there a limit on the number and weight of luggage that I may carry with me?

There is no limit for international routes. For domestic routes, the passenger is entitled to carry two luggages, which they can stow at the accompanied luggage container, and one hand-luggage.

For additional pieces of luggage, a bill of lading must be issued at the Piraeus and Heraklion port agencies or when stowed at the luggage container.

Can children travel at a lower cost?

Children up to 4 years old (click here)

Children from 4-16 years old (click here)


Can I change class while on board?

You may change class if, upon boarding, you indicate your desire at the reception and register your name on the waiting list.

If, after the vessel departs and check-in has been finalized, there are still available tickets at the desired class, an announcement will be made.

Is there a discount for students or young people?

For domestic routes, click here

For international routes, click here

Do I need a passport to travel abroad?

Passengers who are European Union citizens are not required to present a valid passport for Adriatic routes (Greece - Italy). However, please carry at all times with you an identification document. Passengers from other countries are required to carry a valid passport. For more information, please contact the embassy of the country of your destination.

How can I learn about job opportunities at Minoan Lines?

You may call the HR Department on +30 2810 399960 for the city of Heraklion and on +30 210 4082440 for the city of Piraeus or send an e-mail to

Where are the ticket sale points of Minoan Lines?

Click Here

Is smoking allowed on board?

Click HereSmoking is only permitted on the deck bars. For the safety of both passengers and vessel, please do not throw out lit cigarettes on the vessel or overboard.