ANEK LINES was founded on April 1967, as the first multi-shareholder company with headquarters in Chania, Crete. For more than 47 years, ANEK LINES is one of the leading shipping companies in the Mediterranean and Aegean Sea, offering exceptional service and comfort on your trip.
The modern fleet consists of 10 owned vessels operating in the Adriatic Sea, connecting Ancona, Venice and Bari in Italy with Patras, Corfu and Igoumenitsa in Greece. There are daily departures from Piraeus to Crete (Chania – Heraklion) and derartures to Cyclades and Dodecanese islands. Our ships offer a variety of on-board facilities for entertainment and culinary enjoyment: Taste Mediterranean and International cuisine in our restaurants, cooked exclusively with extra virgin olive oil, get benefit from the variety and great prices at the on-board shops or relax with a coffee or cocktail in our lounges, cafes and bars.
The staff counts about 800 persons and transportation capacity of ΑΝΕΚ LINES’s fleet is 19.000 passengers in 9.000 beds and total storage facilities of 18km for cars and trucks.
ANEK LINES priorities are safety, quality of service and reliability. These objectives are ensured via our certification according to international standards of highly acclaimed organizations.
Numerous international awards, for example Lloyd’s Awards (“Best Passenger Line of Greece”) confirm the high quality standards offered.
Facilities and Services
• CAFÉ – BAR
• À LA CARTE RESTAURANT
• SELF – SERVICE RESTAURANT
• CAMPING ON BOARD
• SWIMMING POOL
• SERVICES FOR PEOPLE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS
• SLOT MACHINES
• ON BOARD SHOPS
• PET CABINS
*The International and Domestic routes are jointly operated with SUPERFAST Ferries & BLUESTAR Ferries.