Ferry from Bari to Vlorë

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Currently, there are no ferry crossings from the port of Bari in Italy to Vlorë in Albania. However, you can catch the ferry to Vlorë from the port of Brindisi instead. Find updated info about crossings, timetables and prices, and book Italy - Albania ferry tickets on Ferryhopper with no hidden fees!

Ferry schedules from Bari to Vlorë

Is there a ferry from Bari to Vlorë?

The Bari - Vlorë ferry route was active until 2022 with 2 weekly crossings. However, you can now easily travel to Vlorë from the port of Brindisi in Italy, instead.

There are normally several weekly crossings from Brindisi to Vlorë all year round. The ferry company that mainly operates on this route is Star Lines.

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

What’s the ferry schedule from Bari to Vlorë?

There is currently no active ferry connection from Bari to Vlorë, but you can reach the port of Vlorë from Brindisi.

There are usually up to 9 weekly crossings from Brindisi to Vlorë. The earliest ferry normally departs from Brindisi at 11:00 in the morning, arriving at about 16:00 or 16:30. The latest departure is at 23:59 and the ferry reaches Vlorë at around 07:00 the next day.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Bari to Vlorë?

The starting price of a single ticket from Brindisi to Vlorë is €42.


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On the ferries traveling from Brindisi to Vlorë, children up to 3 years travel for free, while children up to 12 years are entitled to discount tickets. There are also discounts for large groups and families.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Bari to Vlorë?

The average duration of the ferry trip to Vlorë from Brindisi is around 5-7 hr.

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

Ferries operating on Italy - Albania routes were usually conventional. The fastest route lasts 5 hr.

What’s the distance between Bari and Vlorë?

The distance between the port of Bari in Italy and the port of Vlorë in Albania is approximately 113 nautical miles (around 210 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Vlorë from Bari

Here are some travel tips for your trip to Vlorë:

  • The port of Brindisi can get quite busy in the summer months, so we recommend arriving there at least 1.5 hr before your departure, especially if you are bringing along your vehicle.
  • To travel from Italy to Albania, you should carry with you either a valid passport or an ID card.
  • Apart from Brindisi to Vlorë, there are additional ferry routes between Italy and Albania, such as the Bari to Durrës ferry.
  • Take a look at our tips on how to plan a perfect road trip to Albania from Italy by ferry.
  • Check out our Vlorë travel guide for more vacation tips and useful information about the city and its port!

Where to take the ferry from Bari to Vlorë

To reach Vlorë in Albania from Italy, your best option is to catch a ferry from the port of Brindisi and specifically from the west quay of Costa Morena (Punta delle Terrare).

Nearby, you can find plenty of services, including shops, restaurants, coffee shops, parking lots, and a bus stop.

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

Yes, the ferries that travel from Brindisi to Vlorë have car decks to transport vehicles.

Ferry luggage

The ferry company is 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.

Tip: we recommend that you don’t carry more than 50 kg of luggage to avoid delays due to restricted space in the luggage area.


The ferries operating on the Brindisi to Vlorë route offer different types of cabins, as well as numbered seats.

Pet travel

You can travel with your pet on the Brindisi to Vlorë ferries free of charge.

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

On some vessels of Star Lines, there are also pet-friendly cabins.

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