Genoa to Porto Torres Ferry

The Genoa Porto Torres ferry route connects Italy with Sardinia and is currently operated by 2 ferry companies. The Grandi Navi Veloci service runs up to 8 times per week with a sailing duration of around 12 hours 15 minutes while the Tirrenia service runs up to 11 times per week with a duration from 9 hr 30 min.

So that’s a combined 19 sailings on offer per week on the Genoa Porto Torres route between Italy and Sardinia. Compare now and get the best fare at the time that you want to travel.

Genoa - Porto Torres Ferry Operators

  • Grandi Navi Veloci
    • 8 Sailings Weekly 12 hr 15 min
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  • Tirrenia
    • 11 Sailings Weekly 9 hr 30 min
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Genoa Porto Torres Average Prices

Prices shown represent the average one way price paid by our customers. The most common booking on the Genoa Porto Torres route is a car and 2 passengers.

Genoa Porto Torres Ferry reviews

  • "Fantastic Trip! "

    Beautiful Trip - great fun - kids loved it. Very clean and organised. Well done.

    'Michel' travelled Genoa Porto Torres with Grandi Navi Veloci on Rhapsody

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  • "Very good trip Genoa -> Porto Torres"

    I used the ferry for a 5 day trip to Sardinia travelling by motorbike. Booking with Direct Ferries was easy and a change I made to accommodation worked fine. Direct Ferries give you vouchers that must be exchanged for the tickets at the office in Genoa - this is located on the 1st floor of the Ferry Terminal Shopping Centre. Luckily being on a bike I could just park it on the pavement and nip in - it is a very congested area so not sure how that would work with a car. I headed down to embarkation about 3 hours before the ferry left just to get out of the mayhem of Genoa. All worked well, I was given a voucher for my cabin and joined the queue. Good thing in Genoa is that you could walk through to the shopping centre after joining the queue and parking up. Boarding was quick and easy, cabin key was collected from reception and luckily I was given a 4 berth cabin. It was clean and functional, shower worked well, no complaints at all. Snack bar had various sandwiches and pastries or you could get a full meal in the restaurant - I didn't bother. After 11 hours of riding that day I was in my cabin at 9pm and slept through. Ship arrived on time and unloading was stress free. All in all an excellent trip.

    'Paul' travelled Genoa Porto Torres with Tirrenia on Nuraghes

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  • "Great time"

    The ship is a bit dated but it actually is a good thing - for 12 hours or so we got transported to a that great tine way back when everyone travelled by car and this ferry ride was a pinnacle of the experience. Quite luxurious, even if if dated (which, again, is a great experience)

    'Konrad' travelled Genoa Porto Torres with Grandi Navi Veloci on GNV Azzurra

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  • "Slept well"

    We were happy with our cabin. Slept well and arrived well-rested in Sardinia. On the return trip, we travelled with Moby. Apparently they no more cabins available. Tried to sleep in a chair, very uncomfortable. I'll never do that again.

    'Leendert' travelled Genoa Porto Torres with Tirrenia on Nuraghes

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Genoa Guide

The Italian city of Genoa lies on the Mediterranean Sea coast and is located in the Liguria region of Italy. The city's old town, which has a long and rich history in art, music, architecture and gastronomy was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2006. Additionally the city was declared the European Capital of Culture in 2004 and is also the birthplace of Niccolo Paganini and Christopher Columbus.

The maze of squares and narrow streets make up Genoa's historic centre. The city has influences of the medieval about it, along with 16th century and Baroque influences (San Matteo square and the ancient via Aurea, now via Garibaldi). Visitors can still see remains of the 17th century walls near to San Lorenzo Cathedral, which happens to be the most attended place of worship in Genoa.

Genoa's port is Italy's largest commercial and industrial port, and one of Europe's busiest ports in the Mediterranean Sea. The ferry terminal, located in the Calata Chiappella, between Ponte Asserto and Ponte Colombo, is on many levels and is accessible by passengers in wheelchairs. On the terminal's top level visitors will find waiting rooms and a shopping centre. Ferries operating from the port generally depart towards Sardinia, Sicily, Corsica, Spain, Tunisia and Morocco.

Porto Torres Guide

The Italian town of Porto Torres lies on the west coast of the island of Sardinia, and is around 25 km to the east of the Gorditanian Peninsula. The town, with its 2,000 years of history, is a lovely place to visit and contains both a mass of culture and beautiful beaches. The town was founded in 46 AD by Julius Caesar and still visible are the remains of the ancient town of Turris Libisonis. A popular attraction in the town is the National Archaeological Museum and archaeological site where important artefacts are on display that include the ancient spa and where it is possible to walk along the paved streets and see the houses that are decorated with lovely multi coloured marble. Also in the town are a number of parks and green areas that are open to the public and are a great place to relax and take in the flora and fauna. There are also many restaurants in Porto Torres where visitors can sample and enjoy the local cuisine.

The port is connected by ferries with Genoa, Marseille, Toulon, Barcelona, Civitavecchia, Propriano.