Ferry from Livorno to Sardinia

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Ferries run between Livorno and Sardinia all year round, offering multiple departures each day. These ferries take you directly to 2 beautiful Sardinian ports: Olbia and Golfo Aranci. Find updated info, compare ferry timetables, companies and prices, and book your ferry tickets to Sardinia on Ferryhopper without hidden fees.

Ferry schedules from Livorno to Sardinia

Livorno Sardinia Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 07:30 Last trip: 23:59 Average duration: 8h 30m Price range: 17.00 € - 777.00 €
Sardinia Livorno Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 07:15 Last trip: 23:45 Average duration: 8h 37m Price range: 17.00 € - 820.00 €

Is there a ferry from Livorno to Sardinia?

Yes, you can travel by ferry from Livorno to Sardinia! Throughout the year, ferries run between Livorno and 2 Sardinian ports: Olbia and Golfo Aranci. In the summer months, there are up to 4 daily crossings to Olbia and 3 daily crossings to Golfo Aranci.

The 3 ferry connections are operated by these ferry operators: Corsica Ferries, Moby Lines and Grimaldi Lines.

What’s the ferry schedule from Livorno to Sardinia

The Livorno - Sardinia ferry connection is normally served with up to 6 daily crossings in the high season. The earliest ferry usually leaves from Livorno at 07:30 and reaches Golfo Aranci at 14:00. The last crossing is normally scheduled for midnight, reaching Golfo Aranci at around 10:30 the next morning.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Livorno to Sardinia?

A single Livorno - Sardinia ferry ticket typically ranges from around €20 to over €100. The final price depends on the ferry company, the time of year, the type of vessel, vehicle and seat selection, as well as available discounts and offers.


On Ferryhopper, you can find the best offers for the ferry trip to Sardinia from Livorno. Take a look at available ferry routes, find the lowest prices and book your ferry tickets without hidden fees!

Find out more about Sardinia ferry deals and prices in 2024 on our dedicated guide.

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Infants and toddlers up to 3 years old travel for free, while children up to 11-12 years old travel with discount tickets. There are also discounts for residents of Sardinia.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Livorno to Sardinia?

The duration of the Livorno - Sardinia ferry trip mainly depends on the port of arrival:

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

Yes, the connections to Sardinia from Livorno are also operated by fast ferries. The fastest ferry takes about 7 hr to reach Sardinia.

What’s the distance between Livorno and Sardinia?

The distance between Livorno and Golfo Aranci is 160 nautical miles (about 290 km).

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

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Sardinia from Livorno

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

  • 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.
  • As the ferry trip from Livorno to Sardinia is quite long, we suggest you book a cabin for a comfortable trip. Find more tips and useful information about your trip on our Sardinia complete ferry guide.
  • You can also catch a ferry to Sardinia from Piombino, which is around 80 km away from Livorno.
  • To make the best of your holidays there, add our Olbia and Golfo Aranci travel guides to your reading list and discover the best travel tips and holiday recommendations!

Where to take the ferry from Livorno to Sardinia

Ferries to Sardinia depart from the port of Livorno. Specifically, Grimaldi Lines ferries usually depart from Livorno’s Darsena Toscana Est, located on Viale Mogadiscio, while Corsica Ferries and Moby Lines from Calata Carrara Nuova Stazione Marittima.

The city center of Livorno is about a 10 min drive away. Nearby, you can find various services, such as parking lots, info centers and public restrooms.

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

Yes, you can bring your vehicle on all ferries serving the Livorno - Sardinia ferry routes. Make sure to book your vehicle tickets well in advance, as car-deck spaces usually sell out fast.

In fact, a car is the best way to get around Sardinia, so we recommend you bring along your own vehicle. A trip to Sardinia in a camper might be an even more exciting adventure.

Ferry luggage

Each ferry company has its own baggage allowance policy. More specifically:

  • On Grimaldi Lines ferries, you can carry hand luggage with a maximum size of 56x45x25 cm.
  • The ferry company Corsica Ferries allows each passenger to board hand luggage with a maximum size of 200x100x50 cm.
  • On Moby Lines there are no luggage restrictions.


On the Livorno - Sardinia ferries, there are different types of cabins: interior cabins, exterior cabins, luxury suites, as well as accessible cabins for people with disabilities.

Alternatively, you can book numbered seats.

Pet travel

Usually, ferries traveling from Livorno to Sardinia allow you to bring your furry friend along. Just include it in your booking and pay an additional fee

Pets can travel in special pet cabins, in kennels or in their carrier. Make sure to carry along all necessary health certificates and any pet supplies you might need.

Tip: we recommend contacting the ferry company you’re traveling with for more information on the documents and conditions required to travel with your pet.

Book cheap ferry tickets from Livorno to Sardinia

You can book cheap ferry tickets from Livorno to Sardinia online on Ferryhopper. On our Map of ferries, you can see all available ferry connections, compare ferry companies and fares, and book your adventure to the magical Sardinia hassle-free​​​​​​!