Apr 02, 2014 - 12:35 PM
You would need to price out the cost of the pass based upon how many actual days of travel you will be doing and add in the seat reservation fees which are not included and are mandatory on all high speed trains, vs the cost of point to pint tickets.
Pass bonuses for ferries are:Travel between Italy and Greece with Superfast Ferries International
Eurail pass holders with a pass valid in Italy and Greece can travel on the routes:
Bari – Corfu (Greece) (crossings during summer only)
Ancona – Igoumenitsa (Greece)
Bari – Igoumenitsa (Greece)
Ancona – Patras (Greece)
Bari – Patras (Greece)
1 st class: Free airline-type seats or dormitory*.
2 nd class: Free economy seating.
Eurail pass holders with a pass valid in Italy or Greece get a 30% discount on these routes.
*Dormitories are not available on ferries that operate on the routes:
Patras (Greece) – Igoumenitsa / Corfu (Greece) – Bari (Italy)
Bari (Italy) – Igoumenitsa / Corfu (Greece) – Patras (Greece)
At the moment it's not possible to book ferries online between Patras, Igoumenitsa and Bari at the moment. For reservations please contact the Attica Group's help desk by email: email@example.com
Please note that pass holders do have to pay seasonal surcharges, port taxes and fuel surcharges.
Reservations can be made at the port where you depart on the day of travel. You can also book on the Superfast Ferries website. Please note that there are
Additional charges and conditions
- June & September €10 per person
- July & August €20 per person
Port taxes: €7
Fuel surcharge: may apply
Check-in time: 2 hours before departure
Bari is a 4 hour train ride from Rome. From Bari’s train station, take bus 20 to the ports. Ancona is a 3 hour train ride from Rome. From Ancona's train station, take bus 1 or 4 to get to the ferry terminal.