Sardinia: how to reach it?

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There are two ways to reach Sardinia from Italy (that is from Italian continent): by ferries and by plains.

Ferries are active the whole year. During the summer there are a lot of passengers that is why it is highly recommended to book ferry tickets in advance. The average journey time is 10 hours. Nowadays there are several ferries that reach Sardegna in 6 hours. Most ferries leave late at night. In Sardinia there are several ports where arrive ferries: Cagliari, Porto Torres, OlbiaGolfo d’Aranci and Arbatax.  In the Italian continent ferries leave to Sardinia mainly from Genua, Civitavecchia, Livorno, Naples and Fiumicino.

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Shipping companies that connect ports of Sardinia with ports of the Italian continent:

  • Tirrenia

Genua – Porto Torres, Olbia, Arbatax

Civitavecchia – Olbia, Arbatax, Cagliari

Fiumicino – Golfo Aranci, Arbata

Napoli – Cagliari

  • Moby Lines

Genoa – Olbia

Livorno – Olbia

Civitavecchia – Olbia

Piombino – Olbia

  • Corsica Ferries

Livorno – Golfo Aranci

  • Grande Navi Veloci

Genoa – Porto Torres

Ferry prices vary a lot depending on the season and on the booking date. Also prices depend on the way of travelling on ferries: cabin/CABINA USO ESCLUSIVO, single bed/LETTO SINGOLO, seats/POLTRONA or bridge/PONTE. As usual the option ponte is the cheapest one. If you want to take with you animals or additional equipment such as cars, bicycles, motorbikes, it will cost additional amount of money.

More detailed information:

Civitavecchia – Sardinia

Genoa – Sardinia

Livorno – Sardinia

Napoli – Sardinia

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Porto di Golfo d’Aranci

 

Naples Sardinia: how to reach

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There is a shipping company Tirrenia that provides connection by ferries between Naples and Caliari in Sardinia two times a week.

On June 2016 ferries leave Naples at 19.00. From Caliari to Naples ferries leave at 19.00 as well. Average journey time is 13 h. 30 min. Average one way ticket price for a person on June 2016 starts from 35 EROUS. Ferry prices vary a lot depending on the season and when you book them. Also prices depend on the way of travelling on ferries: cabin/CABINA USO ESCLUSIVO, single bed/LETTO SINGOLO, seats/POLTRONA or bridge/PONTE. As usual the option ponte is the cheapest one. If you want to take with you animals or additional equipment such as cars, bicycles, motorbikes, it will cost additional amount of money.

You can buy tickets and look at the prices on the official Tirrenia web site.

*Attention: the timetable is approximate. It changes and varies a lot. Therefore, it is higly recommended to check the timetable on the official Tirrenia web site before buying tickets.

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About other connection with Sardinia you can read here: Sardinia: how to reach? 

Civitavecchia – Sardinia: how to reach

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In this article we will take a look at how to get from Civitavecchia to Sardinia by ferries.

There are two shipping companies that provide connections between Civitavecchia and  Sardinia: Tirrenia e Moby Lines. Civitavecchia is situated close to Rome. You can check the infromation about how to get there here: Rome – Civitavecchia.

  • Tirrenia

Shipping company Tirrenia provides connection to the following ports of Sardinia: Cagliari, Olbia, Arbatax.

1. Civitavecchia – Cagliari

Shipping company Tirrenia provides this connection daily. On June 2016 ferries leave Civitavecchia at night: at 20.00 and at 19.00. Average journey time is 12 hours. From Cagliari ferries leave at the evening as well: at 20.00 and at 19.00.

You can buy tickets and look at the prices on the official Tirrenia web site.

*Attention: the timetable is approximate. It changes and varies a lot. Therefore, it is higly recommended to check the timetable on the official Tirrenia web site before buying tickets.

2. Civitavecchia -Olbia

Shipping company  Tirrenia provides daily connections between Civitavecchia and Olbia. Average journey time is 8 hours. There are also ferries that with a crossing duration of 5 h and 30 min.

On June 2016 the ferries leave from Civitavecchia 3 times a day: at 09:00 a.m., 21:30 and at  22:30. From Olbia to Civitavecchia ferries leave at 13.00 and at  22.30.

You can buy tickets and look at the prices on the official Tirrenia web site.

*Attention: the timetable is approximate. It changes and varies a lot. Therefore, it is higly recommended to check the actual timetable before buying tickets.

3. Civitavecchia — Arbatax

Shipping company Tirrenia provides connection daily. Average journey time is 10 hours. On June 2016 ferries leave from Civitavecchia at night, usuallt at 19.00. From Arbatax to Civitavecchia leave late at night at 23.59.

You can buy tickets and look at the prices on the official Tirrenia web site.

*Attention: the timetable is approximate. It changes and varies a lot. Therefore, it is higly recommended to check the timetable on the official Tirrenia web site before buying tickets.

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  • Moby Lines

Shipping company Moby Lines connects daily Civitavecchia-Olbia every day. Average journey time is 5 hours. On June 2016 ferries leave Civitavecchia at 14.30. From Olbia ferries leave at 8.15.

You can buy tickets and look at the prices on the official Moby Lines web site.

*Attention: the timetable is approximate. It changes and varies a lot. Therefore, it is higly recommended to check the timetable on the official Moby Lines web site before buying tickets.

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About other connection with Sardinia you can read here: Sardinia: how to reach?