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Nice-Golfo Aranci


Destination(s) šŸ‡«šŸ‡· France, šŸ‡®šŸ‡¹ Italy, šŸ‡®šŸ‡¹ Sardinia
Duration 15 hours
Operated by Corsica Ferries
Sailings Once per week
Distance 218 miles, 350 km
2p+Car+Return in our estimation ā‚¬ 271
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The ferry from Nice and Golfo Aranci (and or the other way around) is a ferry between the south of France and the North of Sardinia. This crossing takes up to 15 hours and often has a stepover on Corsica. It only sails once a week but it’s a good connection between France and Sardinia where you can bring your car.

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Ferry to Nice and Golfo Aranci

A frequently used crossing from France to Golfo Aranci (Sardinia) is the ferry Nice-Golfo Aranci. The ferries between Nice and Golfo Aranci sail once a week and take about 15 hours from port to port. This ferry is an ideal connection from Southern France to Northern Sardinia. Golfo Aranci is close to Olbia which is also an important Sardinian ferry.

The distance between both cities is about 360 km as the crow flies, but you'll have to sail with a bit of a detour because Corsica is on / in the way, often, it is with a stop in Corsica. For this crossing, you'll be sailing with one of the ferries of Corsica / Sardina Ferries.

On this page you will find information and tips about these ferry crossings from Corsica Ferries

Ferry Nice-Golfo Aranci costs

If you want to travel by ferry to Sardinia and specifically from France to Sardinia, Golfo Aranci or the other way around you can expect the following prices.

  • Tickets are available from ā‚¬29,-. That is for 1 person without a car and a single journey.
  • A crossing with a car and 2 people in will costs somewhere around ā‚¬271,- (return) (test booking in October 2022)

The boat ticket prices depend on the season and the crowds, as you can see above. Specifically in the peak season (summer) prices rise sharply for this crossing from Nice to Golfo Aranci. 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 Nice-Golfo Aranci

The ferries to Nice and Golfo Aranci don't sail to often. Most of the time, there is only 1 ferry per week between the two. And often you'll have a step over in Corsica in most of cases you'll be travelling via Nice to Ajaccio and then Golfo Aranci. Regularity increases during the summer period. In total, you'll be on your way for about 15 hours.

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Tickets are available from around ā‚¬31 (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.


NiceĀ ferry terminal:

Quai du Commerce, 06300 Nice, France

Golfo Aranci

Golfo Aranci ferry terminal:

Viale Stazione, 4, 07020 Golfo Aranci SS, Italy

On board the ferry to Livorno and Golfo Aranci

This (and more) can be expected on the ferries of Corsica Ferries

The ferries to Nice and Golfo Aranci are comfortable and bring entertainment to your trip. On board the ferries of Corsica / Sardinia Ferries you can expect the following

  • Swimming pool
  • Food and drinks
  • Arcade hall / videao gamnes
  • Outside Deck
  • Spaghetteria
  • Cabins
  • Bars
  • Childrens play area
  • Sun deck
  • Pet cabins

Alternatives to the Nice – Golfo Aranci ferries

Travelling to Sardinia? Then there are different crossings that will bring you there. From France there are ferries from Toulon and Nice to Sardinia and Corsica. If you're travelling from Italy you can also choose other connections to Sardinia like: Civitavechhia – Olbia, Livorno-Olbia and Piombino – Olbia. From France there are ferries to Porto Torres and Nice, Toulon and Porto Torres, and to Golfo Aranci from Nice and Toulon.

Frequently Asked Questions ferry to Nice and Golfo Aranci

How long is the sailing between Golfo Aranci and Nice?

The ferry from Golfo Aranci to Nice can takes up to 15 hours sailing

How many ferries leave Nice to Golfo Aranci per week?

On this route ferries from Corsica / Sardinia ferries sail up only once per week, so you don't have a lot of choice and ferries are often sold out.

Which ferry company sail on this route?

Currently only Corsica / Sardinia Ferries only sails this route.
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