Ferry to Porto Torres
HOW TO GET TO PORTO TORRES BY FERRY
In the following lines, we have prepared a small user guide that will help passengers to reach Porto Torres as easily and pleasantly as possible.
Find useful information on how to get to Porto Torres by ferry, local public transportation options to reach your overnight hotel, port addresses and embarkation offices, ferry schedules and prices, and real-time departures and arrivals with the ferry to Porto Torres.
PORTO TORRES FERRY PORT
The port of Porto Torres is located on the North West side of Sardinia and about 30 km from Sassari and 250 km from Cagliari. The commercial port, near the town center, is now under restoration. In the meantime, passenger ships land at the industrial port which is 2 kilometers from the built-up area.
Nearby, located in a dark-colored building, you can find the ticket information and check-in office of Grandi Navi Veloci Ferries and Grimaldi Lines.
All shipping lines provide a bus shuttle service for all passengers without a car. It stops at the commercial port, near the Aragonese tower.
DETAILS FOR THE FERRY PORT OF PORTO TORRES
Port of Porto Torres
Capitaneria di Porto
Phone: +39 079502258
Latitude: 40° 50' 37" N
Longitude: 8° 23' 50" E
Grandi Navi Veloci at the port of Porto Torres
Phone: +39 079516034
Grimaldi Lines at the port of Porto Torres
Via Amerigo Vespucci
Molo ASI 07046
Phone: +39 079523688
FERRY DESTINATIONS TO - FROM PORTO TORRES
All year round there are ferries running to Porto Torres from Genoa and Civitavecchia. Cars are allowed on most ferries running to or from Porto Torres for an additional fee and children usually travel for half price!
Give a departure port and a date and find all possible ferry connections to and from Porto Torres!
Notice: Each year and depending on the period, there may be more or fewer connections to/from Porto Torres. The biggest shipping companies (ferry operators) announce the new ferry schedules to and from Porto Torres by the end of December and the rest of them by January-March each year!
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION SERVICES IN PORTO TORRES
The commercial port is close to the town center and can be easily reached on foot. Porto Torres town is connected to the most important cities of Sardinia by the Railway network and by public buses. The trains stop near to the port.
Trains bound to Cagliari are connected with the morning Porto Torres ferry arrivals and the evening departures. The journey takes about 4 hours.
The bus terminal of the bus ARST services and Ferrovie della Sardegna is located at the port of Porto Torres. The service buses give passengers the chance to travel anywhere around the island!
In Porto Torres, the Digitur bus service is in charge for the connections to Alghero, Bosa and Santa Teresa di Gallura, while Logudoro Tours connects Porto Torres to a few towns in the center of Sardinia.
There are also good taxi services in town, with their ranks in Corso Vittorio Emanuele (tel. +39 079514052) and in Piazza XX Settembre (tel. +39 079510439).
The average cost for a drive to the center of Sassari is about 25,00 Euro.
Note: All above information for Porto Torres was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice.
SCHEDULES, PRICES AND AVAILABILITY TO PORTO TORRES BY FERRY
Book your ferry tickets Porto Torres 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.
With go-Ferry.com you are able to connect online with the reservation systems of the most shipping companies, to compare prices, to find information about routes and vessels, to look for alternative routes and to print instantly your prepaid Porto Torres ferry ticket. Ferry schedules may change by season, so take an optical canvassing via our search engine to receive the latest cull of dates, schedules, prices and availability. With so many accommodation options to cull from, you can be sure to find the best deal for the ferry ticket to and from Porto Torres at a price that fit your budget.
Complete the under bellow fields and click on SHOW to find timetables and to compare the prices of all ferry companies that run to Porto Torres Port!
Notice: Each year and depending on the period, there may be more or fewer connections to Porto Torres. The biggest shipping companies (ferry operators) announce the new ferry schedules to and from Porto Torres by the end of December and the rest of them by January-March each year!
BOOK IN ADVANCE YOUR FERRY TO - FROM PORTO TORRES
Arrange your journey to Porto Torres in advance
It is very important that you have organized your journey to or from Porto Torres 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 you know that everything is under control even before leaving home.
There are many reasons why you should arrange to book in advance your tickets to or from Porto Torres. Here are some of the most important:
Pay for Hotel in Porto Torres without using it!
During the high season, and especially in July and August, it is likely that you won't find ferry tickets to popular destinations, such as Porto Torres, if you don't book them in advance. So, don't make the mistake to book your hotel in Porto Torres without having booked the ferry pass. The last thing you want is to get to the port and not find an available ferry to or from Porto Torres!
Save time in Porto Torres!
Although we charge a commission for acquiring ferry bookings to - from Porto Torres, this allows you not only to secure your ferry tickets but also to save time in Porto Torres; besides receiving a service and attention of first.
Have a bigger choice of Porto Torres Ferry Tickets!
Buying in advance gives you a better chance of getting the ferry tickets to - from Porto Torres, on the ferry you prefer and at the schedule you want. It does not make sense that your trip to/from Porto Torres is interrupted by not finding available ferry departures, but it is possible.
Find more Ferry routes!
If you want to organize your vacations to or from Porto Torres, it is wise to check all the possible routes and timelines in order to make the right combinations between Porto Torres and other destinations as well as between the air and the ferry tickets. Online, you can have an overview of all the routes going to or from Porto Torres.
Get the best deal!
Ferry tickets to - from Porto Torres 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 ferry tickets to or from Porto Torres up to 3-6 months in advance.
Feeling Great having Porto Torres ferry ticket in your pocket!
You will feel a great feeling when having the ferry confirmation to or from Porto Torres in your hands. The reservation with us will allow you to secure your ferry to/from Porto Torres, you will be relieved to have the confirmation in your hands or on your smartphone!
AVAILABLE ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS
Book your ideal accommodation option on the ferry to Porto Torres 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.
ABOUT PORTO TORRES
Porto Torres disregards the ocean at the focal point of the Gulf of Asinara, on a projection inclining towards the Nurra plain. A city with 22,000 occupants, Porto Torres is the aftereffect of two centuries of history, as told by archeological fortunes and landmarks, adorned by the wild idea of Parco dell'Asinara. In the third century AD, it was second just to Karalis as far as tenants and heavenliness. Since the mid-twentieth century, petrochemical enterprises joined horticulture and angling, stamping ongoing occasions in the city. In the universal port stands the monumental Torre Aragonese (1325), a protective structure and beacon, today utilized as a presentation site. The Torre di Abbacurrente (1578) looks the start of the Turritano stretch of Platamona. Close to the city, vertiginous bluffs dive into the blue ocean peppered with quite sandy bays, for example, the Balai shoreline.
The sublime part of Porto Torres can be found through the archeological stop of Turris Lybisonis, a Roman state named Iulia being its predecessor, having been established by Caesar or Octavian. The fundamental Sardinian port of call, silver and iron were once transported from the mines to the homeland. The glory of the Domus di Orpheus (first third century AD) is amazing, the grand Domus Patrizia dei Mosaici, the Pallottine and Maetzke hot springs. Houses, shops and cleared lanes are mostly consolidated into the Antiquarium Turritano, a gallery lodging finds from many years of unearthings. The mouth of the waterway Mannu, where the city emerged, is still 'crossed' right up 'til the present time by the Roman extension going back to the magnificent age, a designing accomplishment that remaining parts relatively unblemished, involved seven 135-meter long curves, used until the mid-twentieth century. To be respected around Turris is the Tanca Borgona, a royal and early Christian necropolis with 32 mausoleums, some with frescoes and mosaics, 50 tombs (stone caskets and graves) with the Arcosolium 'del Nautico', and the Via Libio funerary unpredictable, found in the year 2000, with Arcosolium catacombs cut out in limestone and others being inhumation. One even speaks to a chariot race with a charioteer and ponies. Su Crucifissu Mannu is the most critical ancient necropolis, with 22 tombs traversing a period from 3200 to 1600 BC, of which three are recognized by multifaceted nature and emblematic embellishments. The most age-old remainders are those of Asinara: the Domus de Janas di Campu Perdu (fourth thousand years BC). There are various Nuragic structures, including the Nieddu, in red trachyte. In the Middle Ages, Turris was an episcopal see for around a thousand years (484-1441).
The house of God was the Basilica di San Gavino, the biggest and most seasoned Romanesque church on the island, worked somewhere in the range of 1030 and 1080 and enclosed by a cover of the puzzle with respect to unbelievable occasions. The structural points of interest render it extraordinary, by joining outer glory with the attentive appeal of the inside. In the seventeenth century sepulcher are the relics of the Saints Gavino, Proto and Gianuario, found in 1614 amid unearthings underneath the focal nave. The relics are presently safeguarded in the seventeenth-century sepulcher built under the Basilica. As per legend, the Chiesetta di Balai Lontano was the site of the suffering of the three holy people (303 AD), while the asylum of Balai Vicino their first internment site. Amid Pentecost, the Festha Manna is praised in its respect, a most ardent occasion in which numerous local people participate. Related to this event are various social occasions, including Sagra del Pesce (angle celebration) and the lateen Regatta del Pescatore. La Bordeggiata toward the finish of June is additionally committed to the conventional movement of cruising, just like an area of the Museo del Porto, together with antiquities from the twentieth century. The Museo Andrea Parodi, in the Palazzo del Marchese, a renowned working from the mid-nineteenth century, remembers the life and profession of the Porto Torres performer. Similarly, the worldwide polyphonic music celebration, Voci d'Europa, is organized here every September.