Ferry Salerno - Tunis

Tickets, Prices, Schedules & Times

You can travel between Salerno in Italy and Tunis in Tunisia all year round. Find updated info, compare ferry timetables and prices, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper online.

Ferry schedules from Salerno to Tunis

Salerno Tunis Trip frequency: 2 days per week First trip: 01:00 Last trip: 13:15 Average duration: 23h 22m Price range: 30.00 € - 863.20 €
Tunis Salerno Trip frequency: 2 days per week First trip: 03:30 Last trip: 19:30 Average duration: 26h 7m Price range: 30.00 € - 783.00 €
Ferry companies GRIMALDI LINES

Salerno - Tunis ferries, schedules and times

Ferries from Salerno to Tunis are available with up to 2 weekly crossings throughout the year. The route is currently operated by the ferry company Grimaldi Lines.   

The Salerno - Tunis ferry crossing is usually overnight. The earliest ferry usually departs from Salerno at 13:15 and arrives in Tunis at 14:00 the next day, while the last scheduled trip to Tunis from Salerno is at 01:00, arriving at 23:00 in Tunis.

As for the Tunis - Salerno ferry journey, there are usually departures at 19:30 and 03:30.

Tip: keep in mind that ferry schedules may change. Therefore, make sure to check your travel time before your trip.

Ferry tickets, discounts and offers

Salerno - Tunis ferry prices

The Salerno - Tunis ferry price starts at around €30. The final price may vary depending on the type of vessel, seat or cabin type, vehicle selection, and available discounts.

Discounts & offers

With Grimaldi Lines, you can book discount tickets for children aged 3-11 years old. Infants and toddlers up to 2 years old normally can travel from Salerno to Tunis for free.

There are also special discounts for students, large families and permanent residents. 

As for limited-time offers, you can discover the best deals for the Salerno - Tunis ferry route on Ferryhopper. Bear in mind that, if there are any active offers at the time of your booking, they will be automatically applied.

Book Salerno - Tunis ferry tickets

On Ferryhopper, you can book ferry tickets for the Salerno - Tunis route easily and quickly. Find updated info about ferry schedules and prices on our Map of ferries and book your ferry trip to Tunis from Salerno online!

Useful FAQs about the ferry route

How long is the Salerno - Tunis ferry ride?

The Salerno to Tunis ferry duration ranges from approximately 22 hr to 25 hr. Also, keep in mind that for the trip from Salerno to Tunis, ferry time depends on the crossing and the weather conditions.

Tip: worried that weather conditions might affect your time of departure? You can see any changes and track your ferry in real time on the Ferryhopper App.

Is there a high-speed ferry between Salerno and Tunis?

The Salerno - Tunis ferry route is operated by conventional ferries. The fastest ferry crossing from Salerno to Tunis lasts approximately 22 hr.

What's the distance between Salerno and Tunis?

The distance between Salerno and Tunis is around 312 nautical miles (around 577 km). 

Where do ferries depart from?

Normally, Grimaldi Lines ferries depart from Via Ligea (Commercial Port Zone) in Salerno. We always recommend that you check with the ferry operator about departure gates, as they may change.

As for the Tunis - Salerno ferry, Grimaldi Lines ferries depart from the Goulette area in the port of Tunis located in the northern part of Tunisia.

Tip: for your Tunis - Salerno ferry trip make sure to arrive on time and have all important documents with you to travel from Tunisia to Italy.

On-board services & facilities

Vehicle transportation

All ferries traveling between Salerno and Tunis have car decks for vehicle transportation, so you can bring your car or motorbike on board.

Make sure you book your ferry tickets for vehicle transportation in advance, as they usually sell out fast during the high season.

To travel stress-free, consult our complete guide on getting by car between Italy and Tunisia.

Ferry luggage

Grimaldi Lines ferries allow passengers traveling without a vehicle to bring 1 piece of luggage with a maximum size of 56x45x25 cm, as well as one small personal item (like a backpack). Extra fees may apply to those carrying additional items of luggage.

Cabins and seating

The ferries traveling from Salerno to Tunis have cabins, as well as numbered seats for a more comfortable trip to Tunisia.

Pet travel

You can bring along your pet onboard Grimaldi Lines ferries that operate the connection from Salerno to Tunis. 

Make sure to carry along your pet’s ID, health certificates, tickets, and any supplies you may need for the Salerno to Tunisia ferry trip.

Extra tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip

Here are some useful tips for your ferry trip:

  • We recommend that you arrive at the port of Salerno at least 90 min before your ferry trip, especially if you are traveling with your vehicle. 
  • Before taking the ferry from Salerno to Tunis, you should make sure that you carry your passport with you.
  • For such long journeys, we recommend booking a cabin or a pet cabin if you're traveling with your pet. 
  • Alternatively, you can travel from Palermo to Tunis by ferry or take the Genoa - Tunis ferry crossing to explore the beautiful country of Tunisia. 

About Salerno

Salerno is located in the Gulf of the Tyrrhenian Sea and it is one of the major ports in Italy. Find all the info you need about the port in our Salerno travel guide.

About Tunis

Tunis is the capital and largest city of Tunisia. Full of modern amenities and exciting sightseeing options, like the Lake of Tunis, there are plenty of things to do and see there, whether you’re vacationing in Tunis or simply waiting for your ferry. Find all ferries from/to Tunis online and explore the magnificent medieval medina of the city.