Ferry arriving at the port town of Genoa

Ferry from Barcelona to Genoa

Tickets & Schedules

How to get from Barcelona to Genoa by ferry

There are usually 3 weekly ferry crossings from Barcelona to Genoa with a trip duration of about 20 hr. Read the latest information about the crossing in our ferry guide.

Ferry schedules from Barcelona to Genova*

Is there a ferry from Barcelona to Genoa?

Normally, there are at least 2 weekly crossings from Barcelona to Genoa, Italy. The ferry company that mainly operates on this route is GNV (Grandi Navi Veloci). 

Please note that ferry timetables are subject to change depending on the season. You can check real-time schedules and book ferry tickets online for the Barcelona - Genoa crossing on Ferryhopper. 

How long is the ferry ride from Barcelona to Genoa?

The duration of the ferry trip from the port of Barcelona to the port of Genoa is approximately 20 hr

Is there a high-speed ferry from Barcelona to Genoa?

The route Barcelona - Genoa is mainly operated by standard ferries that have bed cabins as well as a garage for the transfer of vehicles. The fastest ferry to Genoa takes 20 hr to reach the port. 

How much is the ferry from Barcelona to Genoa?

Ferry prices for the Barcelona-Genoa trip start from €68. The ticket cost can be higher or lower depending on available discounts, seat or cabin type and vehicle selection.

What's the ferry schedule from Barcelona to Genoa?

There are up to 3 weekly ferry crossings from Barcelona to Genoa in the high season and about 1 or 2 ferries per week during the winter. 

The earliest ferry departs from Barcelona around 01:00 and arrives in Genoa around 21:00. The latest ferry is around 22:00 and reaches Genoa around 18:00.  

What is the distance between Barcelona and Genoa?

The distance between the port of Barcelona and the port of Genoa is about 360 nautical miles (666km).

Am I allowed to travel from Barcelona to Genoa?

Yes, starting May 9, 2021, ferry travel from Barcelona to Genoa is allowed for holiday reasons. See more details about ferry travel and Covid-19 in Spain.

Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Barcelona to Genoa?

You can book cheap ferry tickets from Barcelona to Genoa on Ferryhopper with just 4 clicks. Find all the available ferry connections on our Map of ferries, compare schedules, and prices and book ferry tickets to Genoa at no extra cost

Sunset in Camogli, Genoa

The beautiful village of Camogli close to Genoa

Useful tips for your ferry trip from Barcelona to Genoa

We have collected here some travel tips for your trip from Barcelona to Genoa: 

  • If you travel with a vehicle, we recommend arriving at the port of Barcelona at least 1.5 hr before departure as the port can be extra busy. 
  • In Barcelona, the ferry port is located near the city center, only a few meters away from the famous La Rambla.
  • The port of Genoa is located on the northwest coast of Italy, about 11km from the city airport.
  • We recommend exploring the old town of Genoa with its beautiful architecture and stylish shops. 

Where to take the ferry from Barcelona to Ibiza

There are regular ferries departing from the port of Barcelona to Genoa in Italy. The port of Barcelona is located 9km out of the center of the city and it's easily accessible by public transport (underground or bus) as well as by car or taxi. 

To get to the port of Barcelona from the city airport you'll need about 25 min by car or 1 hr by public transport. 

Can I travel on the ferry from Barcelona to Genoa with a car?

Yes, ferries traveling from Barcelona to Genoa can carry vehicles

Ferry luggage

GNV allows each passenger to carry up to 2 pieces of personal luggage on board, while there is no weight limit. 

Cabins

Most ferries traveling from Barcelona to Genoa have cabins as well as numbered seats. The duration of the trip from mainland Spain to Genoa can be long so we recommend booking a bed cabin for maximum comfort.  

Daily ferries from Barcelona to Genova