Ferry from Rome (Civitavecchia) to Tangier

Tickets, Prices, Schedules & Times

Ferries between the port of Civitavecchia, close to Rome, and the port of Tanger Med, Morocco, are seasonal, and are active only a few months of the year. Find updated information about the route, the ferry operator, timetables, and prices, and book your ferry to Morocco from Italy on Ferryhopper!

Ferry schedules from Rome (Civitavecchia) to Tangier

Rome (Civitavecchia) Tangier Trip frequency: Once per week First trip: 13:00 Last trip: 13:00 Average duration: 58h Price range: 237.99 € - 625.54 €
Tangier Rome (Civitavecchia) Trip frequency: Once per week First trip: 23:59 Last trip: 23:59 Average duration: 58h 46m Price range: 93.60 € - 267.95 €
Ferry companies GRANDI NAVI VELOCI

Rome (Civitavecchia) - Tangier ferries, schedules and times

You can reach Morocco from Central Italy thanks to the Civitavecchia (Rome) - Tanger Med connection operated by GNV (Grandi Navi Veloci) ferries.

In 2024, the direct route to Tangier from Civitavecchia is active from June to August with 1 crossing per month on specific dates (20 June, 18 July and 15 August).

The GNV Fantastic ship leaves the port of Civitavecchia at 13:00 and arrives at the port of Tanger Med around 23:00 the following day.

Ferry tickets, discounts and offers

Rome (Civitavecchia) - Tangier ferry prices

A single Civitavecchia - Tangier ferry ticket starts at €156. The final price depends on available discounts and offer, vehicle transportation and accommodation type.

Discounts & offers

On GNV ferries, infants and toddlers up to 3 years old travel for free, and there are discounts for children up to 11 years old.

Discover the top current offers, and save on your next ferry trip! Select the route you are interested in on Ferryhopper, and bear in mind that available offers will be automatically applied to your booking!

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Useful FAQs about the ferry route

How long is the Rome (Civitavecchia) - Tangier ferry ride?

Usually, the ferry trip between Civitavecchia and Tangier lasts between 54 hr and 58 hr.

Is there a high-speed ferry between Rome (Civitavecchia) and Tangier?

The GNV vessel operating on the Civitavecchia - Tangier route is a conventional ferry that takes at least 54 hours to reach its destination.

What's the distance between Rome (Civitavecchia)and Tangier?

The distance between the ports of Civitavecchia and Tanger Med is around 1100 nautical miles (approximately 2043 km).

Where do ferries depart from?

Ferries to Tangier depart from the Calata Laurenti pier (Stazione Marittima Calata Laurenti) at the port of Civitavecchia.

As for the journey from Tangier to Civitavecchia (Rome), ferries depart from the port of Tanger Med, which is about 50 km from the city of Tangier.

On-board services & facilities

Vehicle transportation

The ferry traveling between Civitavecchia and Tangier has a car deck for the transport of motor vehicles. This means that you can easily embark your car, motorcycle, camper, or van at a fee.

Make sure to book your tickets well in advance, especially if you're traveling in high season, as spaces in the car deck are limited and usually sell out fast.

Ferry luggage

The GNV operator has no specific luggage weight restrictions, and each passenger can carry up to 2 pieces of luggage. On the ferry, you can find luggage storage areas, accessible throughout the journey.

Cabins and seating

On board the Civitavecchia - Tangier ferries there are different types of cabins available: internal, external, with or without a window, as well as accessible cabins for people with disabilities.

Alternatively, you can book an airplane-type numbered seat.

Tip: given the long duration of the journey, we strongly recommend booking a sleeping cabin in advance, so that you can travel comfortably and rest well.

Pet travel

You can bring along your pet on the Civitavecchia - Tangier ferry. You just need to include your pet in the booking and pay a small fee (around €17). 

A carrier or cage is required for small pets. As for larger pets, they should wear a muzzle and a leash.

Extra tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip

Here are some travel tips for your ferry trip between Civitavecchia (Rome) and Tangier:

  • As this is a popular international route, make sure to arrive at the port of Civitavecchia at least 1.5 hours before departure, especially if you are bringing along your vehicle.
  • If you travel without a car, bear in mind that  you can reach Civitavecchia in about 1 hour by train from the Roma Termini station!
  • You can reach the center of Tangier from the port of Tangier Med by bus (the trip takes less than 1 hour) or by taxi.
  • Apart from Civitavecchia, ferries to Morocco also depart from northern Italy. Find out more about the Genoa - Tangier ferry route!

About Civitavecchia (Rome)

Traveling to or from Rome by ferry? On our Civitavecchia guide, you can find detailed information about the city and its port.

About Tangier

Find out what to do and see in Tangier, the Moroccan port city overlooking the Strait of Gibraltar that has a unique and irresistible charm!