Baleària's very first green ferry is called the Cap de Barbaria and has recently started operating between Ibiza and Formentera. Sustainability is of paramount importance at Baleària and in recent years the Spanish ferry company has invested in sustainable innovations of their ferries.
The Cap de Barbaria is currently the most eco-friendly vessel in Baleària’s fleet. This ferry consumes little energy when sailing at sea. And it sails completely electrically, without any CO2 emissions, during manoeuvring and docking in the port.
Baleària in the future: hydrogen-powered ferry
Baleària is simultaneously launching another sustainable project with this ship. The Cap de Barbara will serve as a test lab for the use of green hydrogen. The new ferry has been made ‘H2 ready' so the shipping company can master sailing on hydrogen. https://www.balearia.com/en/cap-de-barbaria-ferry-electric
Lounging in a hammock on the deck of Cap de Barbaria
This new ferry also has a new interior. Enjoy the view on the upper deck, in the ‘chill zone' shaded by a canvas. Here you can lie down in a lazy beach chair, hammock or on a designer lounge sofa. Below deck there’s a tasteful décor with luxurious seats as well. On some days there is even a DJ on board! So, get a cocktail at the bar and continue your Ibiza holiday on the boat.
Book the green ferry Ibiza – Formentera
The green ferry Cap de Barbaria sails on the Ibiza – Formentera route. It is a short crossing, you will be on the island of Formentera within an hour. Formentera is a popular destination for day-trippers from Ibiza. Popular for its beautiful beaches, tranquillity and nature. The small scale ensures that the relaxed island vibe is always there.
Read more about Ibiza and the Balearic Islands:
- Ibiza ferry guide
- Map with all ferry routes to the Balearic Islands
- All ferry routes to, from and within Spain