Ferry from Brindisi to Bar

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Currently, there are no ferry crossings from the port of Brindisi in Italy to Bar in Montenegro. You can catch the ferry from Brindisi to Vlorë in Albania instead, and then head to Bar by car. Find updated info about crossings, timetables and prices, and book ferry tickets from Italy on Ferryhopper with no hidden fees!

Ferry schedules from Brindisi to Bar

Is there a ferry from Brindisi to Bar?

There is no direct ferry connection between Brindisi and Bar, but you can easily get to Vlorë (southern Albania) and then travel to Bar from there. You can reach Bar from Vlorë by car.

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 Brindisi to Bar?

There is no direct ferry connection from Brindisi to Bar, but you can catch a ferry from Brindisi to the port of Vlorë, and then reach Bar by car from there. The distance between Vlorë and Bar is around 260 km.

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 Brindisi to Bar?

Ferry tickets from Brindisi to Vlorë start at €42. The final price depends on available offers and discounts, seat or cabin type, and vehicle transportation.


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Note that current offers are automatically applied when booking your ferry tickets.


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 Brindisi to Bar?

The ferry ride from Brindisi to Vlorë ranges from around 5 to 7 hr. The trip duration from Vlorë to Bar is around 4 hr by car.

Total travel time from Brindisi to Bar depends on ferry time, wait time and the duration of your trip from Vlorë to Bar.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Brindisi to Bar?

Ferries operating on Adriatic routes are usually conventional. The fastest route lasts 5 hr.

What’s the distance between Brindisi and Bar?

The distance between Brindisi and Bar is around 138 nautical miles (255 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Bar from Brindisi

Here are some travel tips for your trip from Brindisi to Bar:

  • 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 the Balkans, 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.
  • Check out our Bar travel guide for more vacation tips and useful information about the city and its port!

Where to take the ferry from Brindisi to Bar

To reach Bar from Italy, with a stopover in Albania, 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 Brindisi to Bar with a car?

The ferries operating on the Brindisi to Vlorë route have car decks to transport vehicles, so you can then drive to Bar with your own car.

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 that travel from Brindisi to Vlorë offer different types of cabins, as well as numbered seats.

Pet travel

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

For more information regarding necessary pet documents and travel conditions, we recommend checking the ferry operator’s pet policy.

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