Ferry Genoa - Tangier

Tickets, Prices, Schedules & Times

You can travel between Genoa in Italy and Tangier in Morocco all year round. Find updated info, compare ferry timetables, companies and prices, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper with no hidden fees.

Ferry schedules from Genoa to Tangier

Genoa Tangier Trip frequency: 2 days per week First trip: 13:00 Last trip: 17:00 Average duration: 50h 37m Price range: 75.50 € - 582.60 €
Tangier Genoa Trip frequency: 2 days per week First trip: 23:59 Last trip: 23:59 Average duration: 58h 16m Price range: 84.90 € - 582.60 €
Ferry companies GRANDI NAVI VELOCI

Genoa - Tangier ferries, schedules and times

Ferries are available with several weekly crossings throughout the year. The route is normally served by the GNV (Grandi Navi Veloci) ferry company.

Ferries to Tangier normally depart up to 3 times a week from the port of Genoa. Most sailings are scheduled in the afternoon. The earliest ferry to Tangier usually departs at 12:00-13:00 reaching the port at around 18:00-19:00 the evening after next. The latest crossing is usually at 20:00 arriving at around 16:00 the afternoon after next. Occasionally, there are also later night crossings.

As for the return route, there are up to 3 weekly crossings from Tangier (Tanger Med) to Genoa. Most ferries depart between 20:00 and 00:00 and arrive in Genoa between 09:00 and 13:00 the morning after next. There are also some crossings scheduled in the afternoon.

Ferry tickets, discounts and offers

Genoa - Tangier ferry prices

Tickets for the Genoa - Tangier ferry route start at around €87. That also applies for the return route. The final price may vary depending on the season, seat type, vehicle selection, and available discounts and offers.

Discounts & offers

With GNV, you can book discount tickets for children aged 4-11 years old. Infants and toddlers up to 3 years old normally travel for free.

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Useful FAQs about the ferry route

How long is the Genoa - Tangier ferry ride?

The duration of the sailing between Genoa and Tangier ranges from around 50 hr to over 60 hr, depending on the crossing and the weather conditions.

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Is there a high-speed ferry between Genoa and Tangier?

No, there are only conventional ferries serving routes between the two destinations. The fastest ferry crossing between Genoa and Tangier lasts approximately 49.5 hr.

What's the distance between Genoa and Tangier?

The distance between the two ports is approximately 1,849 km (998 nautical miles).

Where do ferries depart from?

Ferries from the port of Genoa to Tangier normally depart from the Piazzale Iqbal Masih pier.

As for the trip to Genoa from Tangier, ferries depart from the passenger docks in the Tanger Med port.

On-board services & facilities

Vehicle transportation

All ferries traveling between Genoa and Tangier have car decks for vehicle transportation. You can bring your car, motorbike or caravan on board.

Make sure you book your vehicle tickets well in advance, as they usually sell out fast during high season.

Ferry luggage

On GNV ferries, there is no specific weight limit for luggage. You can carry up to 2 pieces of luggage. The ferries also have lockers that you can access throughout the journey.

Cabins and seating

There are many types of cabins on Genoa - Tangier ferries: from single beds (women’s/men’s cabins), to whole cabins with a window, and even suites (double-bed or triple). As for seating, there are comfortable numbered seats available.

Tip: we strongly recommend booking a cabin, as the crossings have a long duration, lasting more than 50 hr.

Pet travel

You can bring your pet on Genoa - Tangier ferries. Make sure to fill out all necessary information when booking your tickets. A carrier or cage is required for all pets.

Extra tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip

Here are some useful tips for your ferry trip:

  • The port of Genoa can get quite busy during high season, so make sure you arrive at least 1 hr before departure.
  • Algeciras is also a popular starting point for trips to Morocco. You can catch a ferry from Algeciras to Tangier and travel to the Moroccan city from Spain.
  • You can easily reach the port of Genoa by bus or metro. Moreover, near the port of Genoa, you can find parking lots, restaurants, shops, and supermarkets.
  • The Tanger Med mega port is located 50 km northeast of Tangier. You can reach it from Tangier in less than 1 hr by car or taxi and in more than 2 hr by bus. If you wish to leave your vehicle, there are 2 public parking lots in the port area.

About Genoa

Traveling from or to Genoa? Find all the info you need about the popular Italian port on our Genoa travel guide.

About Tangier

Discover the best tips for an unforgettable vacation in Tangier and find all ferries from and to the multicultural port city.