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Ferry from Olbia to Genoa

Tickets & Schedules

Traveling from Olbia to Genoa by ferry

The port of Olbia is a very important Italian port as it connects Sardinia with north, central and south Italy. The Olbia-Genoa ferry route is active all year long and it is the ideal for travelers who want to visit neighboring countries. Genoa is a city with many attractions, but it also represents a point of reference for those who wish to visit the Cinque Terre, one of the most beautiful natural Mediterranean areas of Liguria.

Ferry schedules from Olbia to Genoa*

How many connections are there between Olbia and Genoa

The ferry connection between the port of Olbia and that of Genoa is served with 21 weekly crossings and it is operated by 3 ferry companies: Moby Lines, Grandi Navi Veloci (GNV) and Tirrenia. The first ferry leaves at 9:00 in the morning and the last at 21:30 in the evening.

What is the ferry ticket price for the Olbia - Genoa ferry trip?

The price for a standard one-way ticket starts from approximately 30 €, but the rate changes during the high season or if you want to travel with your own vehicle (car, motorbike or camper). 

On Ferryhopper you can find all available types of ferry tickets and their prices to book the most suitable option for you.

What is the distance between Olbia and Genoa?

The port of Olbia is about 405 km (219 nautical miles) south of Genoa.

What is the duration of the ferry journey from Olbia to Genoa?

The duration of the ferry journey from the port of Genoa to that of Olbia is about 10 hours for the daytime crossings and from 10 to 12 hours for the night ones.

Given the long duration, you have the option of booking a bed cabin in order to make the trip more comfortable. You can also simply book a deck-type ticket and rest in the common areas or in the armchairs on the ferry.

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Where to book ferry tickets from Olbia to Genoa?

Being one of the most popular Italian ferry routes, we suggest that you book ferry tickets, as early as possible especially if you travel in the summer. On Ferryhopper you can compare all prices, companies and itineraries to book ferry tickets online, in just a few clicks!

Useful tips for your ferry trip from Olbia to Genoa 

  • All companies offer reduced rates for groups of people such as children or locals. On Ferryhopper you will find all types of ferry tickets as well as discounts and offers.
  • If you are a Sardinia resident, you are entitled to discounted rates.
  • The port of Olbia can be very crowded in summer. It is suggested to get to the port 90 min before the departure, especially if you are traveling with your vehicle.
  • The port of Genoa is very close to the city center, so it is very easy to reach it.

Daily ferries from Olbia to Genoa