Ferry from Genoa to Tunis

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Ferries between Genoa and Tunis run all year round with up to 6 weekly ferry crossings during summer. Find updated info, compare ferry timetables, companies and prices, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper at no extra cost.

Ferry Schedules

Genoa Tunis Schedules frequency: 6 days per week Earliest ferry: 12:00 Latest ferry: 22:30 Average duration: 21h 15m Price range: 112.00 € - 712.75 €
Tunis Genoa Schedules frequency: 6 days per week Earliest ferry: 14:00 Latest ferry: 23:59 Average duration: 23h 45m Price range: 128.00 € - 965.00 €
Ferry companies GRANDI NAVI VELOCI

Is there a ferry from Genoa to Tunis?

You can catch a ferry from Genoa to Tunis year-round. During the high season, there are up to 6 weekly ferry crossings. The route is usually operated by Grandi Navi Veloci and CTN Ferries

Please note that ferry timetables are subject to change depending on the season. You can check real-time schedules and ferry ticket prices for the Genoa - Tunis crossing on Ferryhopper. 

Am I allowed to travel from Genoa to Tunis?

Yes, ferry travel between Italy and Tunisia is currently allowed. 

What’s the ferry schedule from Genoa to Tunis? 

The Genoa - Tunis ferry crossing is usually overnight with at least 2 weekly sailings all year round.

The earliest ferry usually departs from Genoa at 13:00 and arrives in Tunis at 10:45, while the latest scheduled trip from Genoa is at 22:00, arriving in Tunis at 19:30, the following day.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Genoa to Tunis? 

The cost of a single ferry ticket usually starts at approximately €107. The final ticket price depends on discounts, offers, seat type, vehicle selection, or the ferry company.


On Ferryhopper, you can find all available offers for the ferry trip to Tunis from Genoa. Take a look at our ferry routes, find the lowest prices and best offers, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper at no extra cost.


Traveling from Genoa to Tunis by ferry is easy, comfortable and you can take advantage of lower-cost ferry tickets thanks to the available discounts. The ferry companies offer discounts up to 50% to the following passenger categories:

  • Infants
  • Children from 4 to 11 years old
  • Large families 

Note: infants and children up to 4 years travel for free. However, keep in mind that available discounts may vary depending on the company you’re traveling with.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Genoa to Tunis? 

The Genoa to Tunis ferry duration ranges from 17 hr 30 min to 27 hr. This depends on the type of vessel and the weather conditions.

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

Ferries operating the route from Genoa to Tunis are conventional. The fastest ferry to Tunis makes the trip in approximately 17 hr.

What’s the distance between Genoa and Tunis? 

The distance between the port of Genoa in Italy and Tunis is 543 nautical miles (around 893 km). 

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Tunis from Genoa

Here are some travel tips for your trip from Genoa to Tunis: 

  • We recommend that you arrive at the port of Genoa at least 90 min before your ferry trip, especially if you are traveling with your vehicle. 
  • To travel from Genoa to Tunis, you should carry with you a passport.
  • For such long journeys, we recommend booking a cabin
  • From the port of Tunis, you can also cross by ferry to Palermo, Salerno, and Civitavecchia. Check our Map of ferries to discover ferry connections from Tunis to these cities. 

Where to take the ferry from Genoa to Tunis

There are regular ferries departing from the port of Genoa to Tunis. 

The port of Genoa is the largest industrial and commercial port in Italy. It’s located near the city center (Piazza Raffaele de Ferrari) and is easily accessible by public transport. 

Also, it is just 5 km from Christopher Columbus airport and only 8 min by car from the Genoa central railway station.

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

Yes, ferries traveling from Genoa to Tunis can carry vehicles

Ferry luggage

Ferry companies are usually quite flexible when it comes to luggage size and weight. You can keep your luggage next to you or store your bags and suitcases in the designated luggage area on the ferry from Genoa to Tunis.

Good to know: bear in mind that there is no check-in procedure for luggage items. 

Tip: each ferry company has its own baggage allowance policy. We recommend that you don’t carry more than 50kg of luggage to avoid delays due to restricted space in the luggage area.


The ferries operating the route from Genoa to Tunis have cabins as well as numbered seats

Pet travel 

You can travel with your pet on the ferry to Tunis from Genoa, depending on the company and type of vessel you’ve chosen. Make sure to carry along the necessary certificates, tickets, and any pet supplies you may need for your trip.

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

Find all available ferry crossings, compare companies, itineraries and prices, and book your ferry to Tunis from Genoa easily and quickly on Ferryhopper.

Book your ferry tickets