On April 2, 2020, Maria Manousi, representing SAOS FERRIES, informed the Minister of Shipping, Mr. Giannis Plakiotakis, in a letter about the new expanded benefits policy, to the residents and visitors of the islands and to all the routes on which it operates.So 1) For the whole of 2021 the group ships will transport all passengers (Greeks and foreigners) to and from the islands of Kastellorizo, Anafi and Donoussa completely free of charge, including the free transport of cars. their vehicles.
2) In addition, the three ships of the group, (EG / -OG Stavros, EG / -OG Saonisos, E / G-D / R Zefyros), during the execution of their itineraries on all the ferry lines they serve, will transport , during the periods from 15-5-2021 to 30-6-2021, as well as from 15-9-2021 to 31-10-2021, completely free for all passengers to all their other destinations (Rhodes, Symi , Tilos, Halki, Nisyros, Kos, Syros, Tinos, Andros, Karystos, Kythnos, Kea, Lavrio, Paros, Naxos, Aegiali, Katapola, Koufonissi, Schinoussa, Iraklia, Folegandros, Sikinos, Ios, Thira, Thirasia, Thirasia , Patmos, Arkious, Agathonisi, Pythagorion Kalymnos, Pserimos, Mastichari Kos).
It should be noted that the new benefit measures are applied for the first time in Greece and constitute an extension of the similar, very successful measure, implemented last year by SAOS FERRIES regarding the free transport of passengers and cars. of vehicles to and from Kastellorizo.