Ferry to Genua

Genoa Piazza Raffaele De Ferrari Square With Fountain And Palazzo Della Nuova Borsa Palace image

A practical guide for how to reach Genoa Ferry Port, schedules and prices for Ferry Genoa and recommendations for public transportation services. Explore the website and find all necessary details for the Ferry to Genoa; Connected Routes with departures and frequency, Accommodation options with real-time Availability and helpful tips for transfer opportunities in Genoa!

In the following lines, we have prepared a small user guide that will help passengers to reach Genoa ferry port as easily and pleasantly as possible.
Find useful information on how to reach Genoa port of departure, local public transportation options to reach the port of Genoa, port addresses and embarkation offices, ferry schedules and prices, and real-time departures with the ferry from/to Genoa.


  • The Stazioni Marittime (Maritime Station) is located at Ponte Caracciolo and is the home of five passenger terminals, three serving ferry traffic and two for cruise traffic.
  • The Ferry Terminal Descent Chiapella is one of Europe's most advanced ferry terminals. Designed to meet the increasing travel requirements related to travel between the port of Genoa and the Mediterranean islands, Barcelona, Morocco and Tunisia.


  • Port of Genoa (Liguria).
  • Stazione Marittima.
  • Terminal Traghetti.
  • P.le dei Traghetti Iqbal Masih 5.
  • Port entrance: Varco Albertazzi.
  • Grandi Navi Veloci port tel. +39 010 2094777


  • Genoa-Tunis: Check-in procedures and passport control at Ponte Caracciolo in the building of the same name, on the first floor.
  • Genoa - Tangier: Check-in procedures and passport control at Ponte Caracciolo in the building of the same name, on the first floor.

Depending on the ferry type, check-in procedures may be carried out in the surrounding roads instead of inside the Ponte Caracciolo building (in both cases, one will take precedence over the other, both locations are not used at the same time.

All other routes going from Genoa

  • Check-in procedures and passport control at Terminal Traghetti (Port Ticket Office) for foot passengers.
    For passengers with vehicles, the check-in procedure may be carried out in the surrounding roads leading to the operational areas.


  • The port of Genoa is easily reachable by car from any direction you come from: once you have taken the Genoa Ovest motorway exit, you must keep the left and go on for the centre. Then follow the signs leading to the GENOA PORTO.


  • The PIAZZA PRINCIPE railway station is about 10 minutes walking distance from the Terminal Traghetti
  • You may take a taxi (2 minutes) for 5,00 Euro to the port or take one of the city bus lines (bus nr. 19)


  • Cristoforo Colombo airport is about 10 km from Genoa ferry port. It is served by taxies (25,00 Euro approx.) and by the bus (nr. 100 dep. every 30 minutes), which takes you straight to GENOA PIAZZA PRINCIPE railway station (4,00 Euro). From there take 10 min. walk to the Terminal Traghetti or take the city bus nr. 19.

Note: All above information for Genoa Port was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice.

Timetable & prices

Book your ferry from - to Genoa with any ferry company that suits you better and enjoy your ferry trip to your destination! The “Easy-Way” booking system of go-ferry.com, allows the most reliable online ferry reservations and offers cheaper, faster and better services for your ticket to and from Genoa.

With go-ferry.com you are able to connect online with the reservation systems of the most shipping companies, to compare prices, find information about routes and vessels, look for alternative routes and to print instantly your prepaid Genoa ferry ticket. Ferry schedules may change by season, so take an optical canvassing via our search engine to receive the latest cull of dates, timetable & prices to Genoa by ferry.

With so many accommodation options to cull from, you can be sure to find the best deal for the ferry ticket to and from Genoa at a price that fits your budget.

Complete the fields and click on "search" to find timetables and to compare the prices of all ferry companies that run from and to Genoa Port!

Notice: Each year and depending on the period, there may be more or fewer connections to Genoa. The biggest ferry operators announce the new ferry schedules from and to Genoa by the end of December and the rest of them by January-March each year!

Book the ferry to Genoa in advance

Arrange your ferry journey in advance

It is very important that you have organized your ferry from or to Genoa in advance, having arranged all the details. You don't want something to go wrong, and you can achieve perfect holidays with a great organization. In addition to hotel accommodation and air-tickets, when you book the boat tickets from/to Genoa you know that everything is under control even before leaving home.

There are many reasons why you should arrange to book in advance your ferry to Genoa. Here are some of the most important:

Pay for Hotel in Genoa without using it!
During the high season in Genoa, and especially in July and August, it is likely that you won't find ferry tickets to popular destinations if you don't book them in advance. So, don't make the mistake to book your hotel in Genoa without having booked the ferry pass from - to Genoa. The last thing you want is to get to the port and not find an available ferry from or to Genoa!

Save time in Genoa!
Although we charge a commission for acquiring ferry bookings to Genoa, this allows you not only to secure your tickets but also to save time in Genoa; besides receiving a service and attention of first.

Have a bigger choice of Genoa ferry tickets!
Buying in advance gives you a better chance of getting the ferry tickets to Genoa, on the ferry you prefer and at the schedule you want. It does not make sense that your trip from or to Genoa is interrupted by not finding available ferry departures, but it is possible.

Find more ferry routes!
If you want to organize your trip from - to Genoa, it is wise to check all the possible routes and timelines in order to make the right combinations between Genoa and the islands as well as between the air and the ferry tickets. Online, you can have an overview of all the routes going to Genoa.

Get the best deal by Genoa ferry prices!
Ferry tickets from - to Genoa can be expensive, so it’s natural to want to get the best deal on them. It has become a regular practice for ferries to announce special rates and deep discounts for booking tickets from or to Genoa up to 3-6 months in advance.

Feeling Great having ferry confirmation in your pocket!
You will feel a great feeling when having the ferry confirmation to Genoa in your hands. The reservation with us will allow you to secure your tickets from or to Genoa, you will be relieved to have the confirmation in your hands or on your smartphone!

On the ferry

Book your ideal accommodation option on the ferry to Genoa and arrive fresh and rested to your destination! Comfortable armchairs, business class comfort seats, outside and inside cabins or economy deck chairs. There is a range of accommodation options to choose for a day or night ride from or to Genoa port.

About Genoa

Liguria was the living spot of the Celts in the antiquated occasions. Genoa was established in the sixth century B.C. by Phoenician and Etruscan mariners since it could work as a characteristic port by as a result of its great area. It remained an imperative port through its history. In 209 B.C. Genoa was demolished by the Carthaginians and was reconstructed by the Romans. In the Roman Empire Genoa was sending out calfskin, wood and nectar.

After the defeat of the Roman Empire, Genoa turned into an autonomous city. In the eleventh century, the partnership of Genoa and Pisa took command over Sicily and Corsica islands. Afterward, the two urban communities had a long war against one another for the control of the two islands. In the twelfth century, Genovese boats transported knights to the Middle-East and came back with brimming with a catch. An ever-increasing number of individuals had business connections with Byzantium as a result of the expanded interest for results of the Middle-East. At long last, in 1284 Genoa vanquished Pisa and furthermore Venice in 1299. After this, the dealers administering Genoa had control practically identical just to the Pope and the lords of European states.

The development of Genoa was not brought together, it was attracted the support of Genovese nationals. This caused inward wars for the control of the city. Moreover, in 1380 the Genovese armada was devastated by the Venetians, and all these prompt the debilitating of Genoa. Genoa lost its distant grounds, the most recent misfortune was Corsica against France. The inward wars were broken down by Andrea Doria in 1528, and Genoa turned into a ship building port and bank focus.

The image of the city, the Lanterna was revamped in 1543, the yellow light bars to 36 nautic miles in clear climate. In spite of the fact that Genoa was overwhelmed by the close-by nations, similar to France and Piemont, it kept its independence until 1797. Around then, Bonaparte Napolean sorted out the Republic of Liguria, which was joined to France in 1805. In 1815 Genoa was joined to the Kingdom of Sardinia. This nation assumed a critical job in the unification of Italy. In 1861 the lord of the Kingdom of Sardinia, Victor Emanuel II. turned into the lord of Italy.

The port of Genoa intensely harmed in the WW II. furthermore, the overwhelming tempests of 1954-55, after it the port was remade and modernized. The port of Genoa is at present the greatest Italian port with respect to both passenger and freight, and a standout amongst the most vital ports of the Mediterranean Sea. The most imperative items in the port are coal, unrefined petroleum and corn. The port fares for the most part cotton, silk, olive oil and wine. Genoa is a business and mechanical focus also, its most critical items are: press and stell, concrete, synthetic substances, manures, oil, planes, ships, railroad trains, street vehicles, paper, sugar and material. The most essential parts of the industry of the city took a frame at the beginning of the twentieth century. Since that the administration division picked up the favorable position from the business, so now Genoa thought about a business and keeping money focus, and it pushes the modern part out of the spotlight.

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