Ferry from Bari to Albania

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

To reach Albania from the Italian port of Bari, you can catch a ferry to Durrës. Browse all Bari - Albania ferry routes on Ferryhopper and plan your trip from Italy hassle-free.

Ferry schedules from Bari to Albania

Bari Albania Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 12:00 Last trip: 23:59 Average duration: 8h 55m Price range: 40.00 € - 480.00 €
Albania Bari Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 11:30 Last trip: 23:59 Average duration: 9h 5m Price range: 40.00 € - 480.00 €

Is there a ferry from Bari to Albania?

Yes, the only Bari - Albania ferry route that is currently available is the one to Durrës, situated on the Adriatic coast of the country. The route is active throughout the year, usually on a daily basis. Connections are mainly served by GNV (Grandi Navi Veloci), Adria Ferries and Ventouris Ferries.

Note: in the past, there have been additional Bari - Albania ferry routes, with Vlorë, Sarandë and Shëngjin as alternative ports of arrival. To stay up to date with all Bari - Albania ferry routes in the future, download the Ferryhopper App for free and book your ferry tickets in record time!

What’s the ferry schedule from Bari to Albania

Bari - Albania ferry routes are available year-round, with 1-2 daily crossings in the off-season and increased frequency in the summer months.

The earliest ferry leaves for Albania at 13:00 and arrives at 21:45. The last departure is usually scheduled for midnight, with the ferry arriving in Albania (Durrës) the following day, at 09:00 in the morning.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Bari to Albania?

Ferry tickets for Bari - Albania routes start at €46-€70 per passenger, depending on the company, the available deals/offers, seat/cabin type and vehicle selection.


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Discounts for Bari - Albania ferry routes are primarily age-based, and, depending on the company, you can find different discount packages for toddlers and children

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Bari to Albania?

Ferries from Bari to Albania arrive in Durrës after 8 hr 45 min to 10 hr, depending on the company and the weather.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Bari to Albania?

Ferries to Albania from Bari are conventional, with the fastest connection lasting a bit more than 8.5 hr.

What’s the distance between Bari and Albania?

The distance between Bari - Albania (Durrës) is around 117 nautical miles (or about 217 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Albania from Bari

Learn more about your Bari - Albania ferry trip here:

  • Make sure to get to the port of Bari as early as possible to avoid potential delays and overcrowding, especially during the high season.
  • While the only Albanian port that you can reach at the moment is Durrës, you should know that it’s a well-connected destination and a great gateway to the rest of Albania.
  • To take your holidays to Albania to the next level, make sure to add our Durrës travel guide to your reading list.

Where to take the ferry from Bari to Albania

Ferries to Albania (Durrës) depart from the Italian port of Bari, and more specifically, from Molo San Vito.

You can get to the ferry port of Bari by car or public transport. The Bari train station is located roughly 2.5 km from the port.

In the port area, you can also find many visitor amenities, shops, restaurants and souvenir kiosks.

Can I travel on the ferry from Bari to Albania with a car?

Yes, all Italy - Albania ferry routes are operated by conventional vessels that can carry vehicles, provided that you book your slot well in advance, as there might be limited availability.

Ferry luggage

Each ferry company has its own baggage allowance policy for Bari - Albania routes:

  • With Adria Ferries, each passenger can carry 1 piece of hand luggage weighing up to 75 kg free of charge.
  • On Grandi Navi Veloci ferries, it is possible to carry up to 2 pieces of personal luggage on board, while there is no weight limit.
  • The operator Ventouris Ferries is quite flexible regarding luggage allowance. You can keep your luggage items next to you or store them in the vessel’s designated areas.


The ferries operating on the Bari - Albania route offer different types of cabins. Choose from private cabins for comfort and privacy, or opt for numbered seats or a deck seat for a more budget-friendly option.

Pet travel

You can travel with your pet on the Bari to Albania ferries.

Bear in mind that small pets must travel in a pet carrier. As for those of medium/large size, they must wear a muzzle and be held on a leash.

On some ferries, there are also specially reserved areas for passengers with pets and even pet-friendly cabins.

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