Ferry from Livorno to Olbia (Sardinia)

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Ferries between Livorno and Olbia in Sardinia are available throughout the year with several daily crossings. Find all available info about itineraries, timetables, prices and companies, and book your tickets to Sardinia on Ferryhopper online!

Ferry schedules from Livorno to Olbia

Livorno Olbia Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 09:00 Last trip: 22:30 Average duration: 8h 22m Price range: 17.00 € - 825.00 €
Olbia Livorno Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 10:30 Last trip: 22:30 Average duration: 8h 33m Price range: 20.00 € - 820.00 €

Is there a ferry from Livorno to Olbia (Sardinia)?

Yes, you can travel from Livorno to Olbia by ferry year-round. Ferry crossings are operated by 2 companies: Grimaldi Lines and Moby Lines.

You can travel either in the morning or at night with up to 4 daily connections.

What’s the ferry schedule from Livorno to Olbia

The earliest departure from the port of Livorno is scheduled at around 09:30 in the morning, arriving in Olbia at 17:30. The last ferry leaves at 22:30 and reaches Olbia the day after, at 07:30 in the morning.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Livorno to Olbia?

The price of a standard Livorno - Olbia ferry ticket usually starts at around €20. The final cost may vary depending on the operator, seasonality, seat type, and vehicle selection.


On Ferryhopper, you can discover the best available offers for the connection you’re interested in. Find real-time information about our ferry routes, compare prices and offers, and book cheap ferry tickets on Ferryhopper online.


Toddlers up to 3 years old can travel from Livorno to Olbia for free. There are also discount tickets for children up to 12 years and residents of Sardinia throughout the year.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Livorno to Olbia?

The Livorno - Olbia ferry crossing usually lasts 7 hr 30 min to 10 hr, depending on the operator you’ve chosen to travel with.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Livorno to Olbia?

The connections from the port of Livorno to Olbia are also operated by fast ferries. The fastest ferry takes about 7 hr 30 min to reach Olbia.

What’s the distance between Livorno and Olbia?

The distance between Livorno and Olbia is 165 nautical miles (about 300 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Olbia from Livorno

Here are some travel tips for your trip from Livorno to Olbia:

  • In the high season, we recommend arriving early at the port of Livorno to avoid delays and overcrowding, especially if you’re bringing along your vehicle.
  • We recommend booking a cabin for a more comfortable trip to Sardinia.
  • You can easily get around Sardinia by car. You can either bring along your vehicle from Livorno to Olbia or rent one upon arrival.
  • To make the best of your holidays there, add our Olbia travel guide to your reading list and discover the best travel tips and holiday recommendations!
  • From Livorno, you can also reach the beautiful town of Golfo Aranci by ferry.

Where to take the ferry from Livorno to Olbia

Ferries to Sardinia depart from Molo Capitaneria, located at the ancient port of Livorno. As it is close to the city center, you can easily get there on foot. Nearby, you can find various services, such as parking lots, info centers and public restrooms.

Can I travel on the Livorno to Olbia ferry with a car?

Yes, you can embark your car on the ferries that operate on the Livorno - Olbia route.

A trip to Sardinia in a camper might be an even more exciting adventure.

Ferry luggage

On the ferries of Grimaldi Lines, each passenger is allowed to carry luggage that does not exceed the dimensions 56x45x25 cm. In addition, it is possible to carry one small bag or backpack. The transport of additional luggage is subject to a fee.

With Moby Lines, there are no restrictions when it comes to luggage.


The ferries operating on the Livorno - Olbia route offer different types of cabins: internal, external (with windows), suites, and accessible cabins.

Pet travel

When it comes to traveling to Olbia by ferry, you can bring along your pet for an additional fee. Make sure to fill out the appropriate information as you book your tickets. You can either book a special cabin or bring your pet carrier. For more information regarding documents and pet travel, we suggest that you contact the ferry operator.

Book cheap ferry tickets from Livorno to Olbia

On Ferryhopper, you can book ferry tickets to Olbia from Livorno online! Find all available information about the Livorno - Olbia connection on our Map of ferries and book ferry tickets hassle-free!

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