A new 48-hour ferry strike has been announced by the Pan-Hellenic Seamen’ s Federation (PNO) for May 16 and 17. The strike is expected to affect all ferries and ship categories and will start at 00:01 on Tuesday, May 16th and end at 24:00 on Wednesday May 17th.

Greek seamen are ones again protesting against the absence of collective labor agreements and increased unemployment in their sector.

The federation has warned, in a statement, that the two-day strike may be the beginning of a rolling program of strikes.

The danae.travel team will warn all travelers who have used our platform to book their ferry crossings and provide alternatives. Other Travelers are advised to check with their travel agents or contact local port authorities for further information. Passengers whose trip is cancelled due to the strike are entitled to a full refund of their ticket.