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Italy ⇔ Sardinia


390 km


15 hours


Grimaldi Lines


3 times per week

Car+2 pers




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The ferry from Civitavecchia (Roma) and Cagliari (and or the other way around) is a popular crossing from the Italian mainland to the southern parts of Sardinia. You can bring your car but be sure to book well in advance as cabins tend to sell out on this 15 hour night crossing.

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Ferry from Civitavecchia, Rome to Cagliari

Close to Rome by Civitavecchia it is possible to board several ferries with destination Sardinia. If you're planning to travel to the Southern part of Sardinia then the ferry from Rome to Cagliari is probably a good option for your trip. Cagliari is located on the Southern tip of Sardinia and has a direct crossing with Civitavecchia, Naples and Palermo.

On this route Grimaldi Lines sails 3 times per week. The crossings takes up to 15 hours and is a night corssing. In most of the cases you will leave the port in the early evening to arrive at your point of destination the next morning.

On this page you will find information and tips about these ferry routes to Cagliari from Civitavecchia

Ferry Civitavecchia (Rome) – Cagliari

If you want to travel by ferry to Sardinia and specifically from Rome (Civitaveccha) to Cagliari a or the other way around you can expect the following prices. The ferry between Rome and Cagliari takes you over 390 km in about 15 hours.

  • Tickets are available from €42,- That is for 1 person without a car and a single journey. (excl. cabin +/- €40 per cabin – 4 beds)
  • A crossing with a car and 2 people in will costs somewhere around €330,- (return), for the night crossing.- (test booking in October) booking a cabin will cost about €40 extra for the trip so €80 in case of a return trip. Then the whole package will cost you about €410.-

The prices of the boat tickets are very dependent on the season and the crowds, as you can see above. Specifically in peak season (summer) prices rise sharply for the crossing to Cagliari. Book early to get the best price and to be sure that you can bring your car, motorbike or camper on board. Also make sure to check the low fare calendar, a handy tool that helps you save money.

Timetable – schedule ferry Civitavecchia – Cagliari

This ferry sails 3 times per week between the Italian mainland to Cagliari, located at the Southern tip of Sardinia. So every two days a ferry is leaving in either direction. Be sure to book well in advance as cabins tend to sell out and then you're left with a deck seat.

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Tickets are available from around €35 (based on 1 person, single ticket). In general it is like the earlier you book, the less you will pay.

Port information

To get to the departure port, use the address and follow the signs to the terminal when arrived.


Civitavecchia ferry terminal

Grimaldi Lines: Terminal 1 Autostrade del Mare Civitavecchia Città Metropolitana di Roma IT, Via Prato del Turco, 00053 Porto di, Italy


Cagliari ferry terminal:

Via Maddalena, 3, 09123 Cagliari CA, Italy

On board the ferry to Civitavecchia and Cagliari

This (and more) can be expected on the ferries of to and from Civitavecchia and Cagliari

  • Outside Deck
  • Cabins
  • Childrens play area
  • Sun deck
  • Fitness & Wellness center
  • Swimming pool
  • Dance club
  • Restaurants (self service + a la carte
  • Arcade hall & casino

Alternatives to the Civitavecchia to Cagliari ferry

Travelling to Sardinia? Then there are different crossings that will bring you there. When departing from or near Rome the ferries leaving from Civitavechhia are the best choice. From Civitavecchia you can sail to Cagliari but you also have the option to set sail to Olbia for example. There are also crossing departing to Sardinia from other ports and harbours to Sardinia for example: Livorno – Olbia, Piombino Olbia and Genoa – Olbia or Genoa-Porto Torres. From Palermo and Naples there are also ferries leaving to Cagliari

Frequently Asked Questions ferry to Cagliari (Sardinia) and Civitavecchia

How long is the sailing between Civitavecchia and Cagliari?

The ferry from Civitavecchia to Cagliari takes around 15 hours covering 390 kilometers

How many ferries leave Rome / Citvitavecchia to Cagliari per week?

On this route ferries from Grimalidi Lines sail up to 3 times per week to Cagliari

Which ferry company sail on this route?

Currently only Grimaldi Lines is sailing on the route Cagliari-Civitavecchia.




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