Ferry company Minoan Lines has informed that itineraries on the domestic and Adriatic lines will be amended due to the strike in Greece by the Panhellenic Seamen’s Association (PNO).
Following a series of rolling strikes, the Greek seamen are participating in a strike on Thursday called by General Confederation of Greek Labor (GSEE), which represents the private sector, and Greece’s public sector union ADEDY.
Minoan Lines’ sailings on Thursday, December 8, will depart from the ports of Heraklion and Piraeus, as follows:
THURSDAY 08.12.2016 – EVENING DEPARTURES – FROM HERAKLION & PIRAEUS PORT
– HERAKLION – PIRAEUS, H/S/F FESTOS PALACE
Departure from the port of Heraklion, when departure is permitted, to the port of Piraeus
– PIRAEUS – HERAKLION, H/S/F KNOSSOS PALACE
Departure from the port of Piraeus at 24:00, to the port of Heraklion
On the North Adriatic line, the itineraries will be amended as follows:
Α. DEPARTURES FROM GREECE – ITALY
THURSDAY 08.12.2016 – PATRAS – IGOUMENITSA – ANCONA, (CRUISE EUROPA)
Departure from the port of Patras, when departure is permitted, instead of the scheduled departure time, on the same day, at 17:00
FRIDAY 09.12.2016 – PATRAS – IGOUMENITSA – ANCONA (CRUISE OLYMPIA)
Departure from the port of Patras, at 17:00 to the port of Ancona (as per standard schedule).
Β. DEPARTURES FROM ITALY TO GREECE
FRIDAY 09.12.2016 – ANCONA – IGOUMENITSA – PATRAS (CRUISE EUROPA)
Departure from the port of Ancona, at 20:00 (local time) to the port of Patras (as per standard schedule).