Your #1 Ferry travel and route comparison guide. In-depth guides and maps for 804 ferry routes in 70 countries.

Genoa-Porto Torres


Destination(s) 🇮🇹 Italy, 🇮🇹 Sardinia
Duration 10 Hours
Operated by GNV, Tirrenia
Sailings Once per day
Distance 249 miles, 400 km
2p+Car+Return in our estimation € 335
Categories: ,

The ferry from Genoa to Porto Torres (and or the other way around) is a popular ferry connecting Genoa to Sardinia with a direct ferry to Porto Torres. Tirrenia sails on this route from Italy to Sardinia. In the summer months, GNV also sails on this route totaling up to 11 weekly ferries.

Add your review

Ferry to Genoa and Porto Torres

Genoa is the capital city of Liguria and a crucial Italian port city. The city has a rich history and famous ferries to Sardinia: Porto Torres and Olbia.

On this page, you can find the info about the ferry service from Genoa to Porto Torres. The ferry sails the whole year round but has more crossings during summer. Most of the time, a night crossing will take you from arrival to departure port in 10 hours with Tirrenia ferries.

Ferry to Sardinia | Ferry to Italy

On this page, you will find information for the ferry crossings from Genova to the Sardinian port city of Porto Torres and vice versa.

Ferry Genoa – Porto Torres costs

If you want to travel by ferry to Sardinia, specifically from Genoa to Porto Torres or the other way around, you can expect the following prices.

  • Tickets are available from €39-. That is for one person without a car and a single journey.
  • A crossing with a car and 2 people in will cost somewhere around €335,- (return),

As you can see above, the boat ticket prices depend on the season and the crowds. Specifically in the peak season (summer), prices rise sharply for this crossing from Genoa to Porto Torres, Sardinia. Book early to get the best price and to be sure that you can bring your car, motorbike or camper on board. Also, check the low-fare calendar, a handy tool that helps you save money.

Timetable – schedule ferry Genoa – Porto Torres

The ferry to Genoa and Porto Torres sails up to 11 times per week and 2 to 3 times per day with the ferries GNV and Tirrenia during peak season. In off-season there is most of the time one daily ferry, a night crossing from Genoa to Porto Torres that will take you across in 10 hours and leaves in the evening to Sardinia. In the other direction so from Porto Torres to Genoa the ferry is also a night crossing. On this route, you can bring your car or camper.

Book easily online
Book tickets

Tickets are available from around €44 (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 arrive.


Genoa ferry terminal

16126 Genoa, Metropolitan City of Genoa, Italy

Porto Torres

Porto Torres ferry terminal

Antonietta Bassu, 07046 Porto Torres SS, Italy

On board the ferry to Genoa and Porto Torres

This (and more) can be expected on the ferries of GNV and Tirrenia

The ferries to from Genoa to the Northern Sardinian city of Olbia house some comfortable amenities. On board the ferries of Moby Lines and GNV, you can expect the following

  • Restaurant
  • Self Service
  • Bar
  • Food and drink dispensers

  • Outside Deck
  • Cabins
  • Childrens play area
  • Sun deck
  • Pet cabins

Alternatives to the Genoa to Porto Torres ferry

Traveling to Sardinia? Then there are different crossings that will bring you there. If you're looking to sail to Porto Torres then you can choose alternative routes such as Civitavecchia – Olbia, Livorno-Olbia, and Genoa – Olbia as an alternative to Porto Torres Genoa. If you're looking to take the ferry to Sardinia in general, then you can look into the possibilities of taking a ferry to Olbia or Cagliari as well. If you're traveling from France, you can also choose to sail from Nice to Sardinia.

Frequently Asked Questions ferry to Porto Torres and Genoa

How long is the sailing between Genoa and Porto Torres?

The ferry from Genoa to Porto Torres takes about 10 hours

How many ferries leave Genoa to Porto Torres per week?

On this route, ferries from different companies sail between Genoa and Porto Torres totalling up to 11 ferries per week during peak season, covering the 400 km crossing.

Which ferry company sail on this route?

Tirrenia sails on this route during the whole year, and GNV also sails on this route in the summer months/peak season..
Genoa-Porto Torres
Genoa-Porto Torres