M/F Blue Horizon


RoutePiraeus - Heraklion
IMO8616336
Building year1987 / 1999
Building yardMitsubishi Heavy Industries, Japan (#899)
OwnerBlue Star Ferries Naftiliaki
OperatorBlue Star Ferries
Length187,1 m
Breadth27,0 m
Draft6,62 m
GT16.725 / 27.230
Machinery2 * MAN-Mitsubishi 8L58/64
Speed23,5 kn.
Number of passengers680 / 1.510 / 1.488
Number of beds448 / 530
Number of cars116 / 900 / 780
Lanemetres1.850
Port of registryPiraeus
FlagGreece
Former namesBlue Horizon (2013) - Superfast Ferries
Blue Horizon (2000-2013) - Blue Star Ferries
Superferry Hellas (1998-2000) - Strintzis Lines
Varuna (1987-1998) - Higashi Nippon Ferry
Former ownersStrintzis Lines Shipping S.A. (1998-2008)
Higashi Nippon Ferry (1987-1998)
Sister shipsCaribbean Fantasy,
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    Photo: Georges Pop (Venice August 2001)

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    Photo: Daniele Miglio

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    Photo: Dominik Wagner

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    Photo: Dominik Wagner

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    Photo: Dominik Wagner

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    Photo: Dirk Scheuenpflug (Patras 9/9-2004)

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    Photo: Dirk Scheuenpflug (Patras 9/9-2004)

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    Photo: Michael Koefoed-Hansen (Bari 22/6-2009)

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    Photo: Vasilios Charalampidis (Oxies 3/7-2009)

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    Photo: Vasilios Charalampidis (Piraeus 31/1-2013)

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    Photo: Vasilios Charalampidis (Piraeus 31/1-2013)

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    Photo: Vasilios Charalampidis (Piraeus 31/1-2013)

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    Photo: Vasilios Charalampidis (Piraeus 31/1-2013)

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    Photo: Vasilios Charalampidis (Piraeus 6/12-2013)

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    Photo: Vasilios Charalampidis (Piraeus 6/12-2013)

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    Photo: Frans Truyens (Piraeus 7/6-2014)

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    Photo: Frans Truyens (Piraeus 13/6-2014)

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    Photo: Michael Koefoed-Hansen (Piraeus 31/5-2017)

    M/F Blue Horizon

    Photo: Michael Koefoed-Hansen (Piraeus 31/5-2017)