Would you like to travel with the Genoa – Olbia ferries to Sardinia in comfort? You are in the right place. The port of Olbia is the largest on the Sardinian island in terms of the number of passengers it receives per year. In a breathtaking setting, Terranoa or Olbia is considered the ‘Gateway to the Costa Smeralda’. The port of Genoa, on the other hand, is the largest and most efficient on our peninsula in terms of tourism and trade.

With Traghetti Sardegna you can evaluate and book the many options we offer. The ships that follow the Genoa – Olbia ferry route are some of the most important in Italy. The companies in question are: Grandi Navi Veloci (GNV), Tirrenia and Moby Lines. The average journey time ranges from 10 to 12.30 hours. The itineraries, also thanks to the number of companies on the route, are available all year round. In particular, Tirrenia guarantees a twice-weekly frequency in winter.

On each of the carriers you can enjoy some of the most modern comforts. From cinemas to numerous boutique areas and shops for all tastes, you will never be bored. The kitchens on the carriers guarantee the satisfaction of any palate. Vegetarian menus, croissants, lounge areas and self-service complete an on-board service of high quality standards. There are also play areas for children as well as access to the decks.

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How to get to the port of Genoa

Don’t be late for your appointment with the Genoa – Olbia ferries, follow these simple tips to arrive safely at the port on time.


If you’re arriving by car from the west or French coast take the A10; from the north A7 and A26; from the east A12. To get to the Ferry Terminal exit at Genova Ovest and follow the road signs to the port, at the first junction take the causeway and then turn left after 100 metres following the signs Terminal Crociere – Terminal Traghetti. Follow the signs for Porto Passeggeri past the tunnel and turn left towards the ferry area and follow the signs for embarkation. Should you not embark your car, there are several different parking options.


To get there by bus take number 18 from Brignole train station or number 20 from Principe station.


To get to the port by train, the nearest station is Genova Principe, which is about 700 metres from the cruise docks and about one and a half kilometres from the ferry docks. The Genova Brignole station, on the other hand, is 7 km from the ferry terminals, which can be reached in a few metro stops.

Book the ferry from Genoa to Olbia at the best price!

Booking a ferry from Genoa to Olbia is easy and you can do it in total security; check price and availability, fill in the details and pay as you like: credit card, PayPal, postal order or bank transfer.

Tickets will be sent to you by e-mail in PDF format. For any problems or clarifications, our call centres are available daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.


Companies following this route:

Moby: Moby connects the port of Genoa and Olbia with its ships

Duration: between 10 and 12 hours



Grimaldi: With its ships you can reach the port of Olbia

Duration: between 10 and 12 hours

Services on board:

On-board accommodation

On the Genova Olbia ferries cabin, armchair or deck passage is available.

Eating on board

A cafeteria, a la carte restaurant, self service or pizzeria is available for people on board.


On Moby, GNV and Tirrenia ships relaxation is for young and old: cinema, games room, children’s area, swimming pool and solarium.

Children on board

Numerous services and conveniences for children and their mothers, from personalised menus to changing tables and play areas.

Dogs or pets on board

Four-legged friends are welcome on ferries to Sardinia, but always in compliance with the shipping companies’ regulations.

Shopping on board

On board Moby, GNV and Tirrenia ships, you can buy newspapers and magazines as well as perfumes or summer clothing such as swimming costumes, sarongs, etc.

V Class

On Moby ferries VIP treatment: you can purchase exclusive packages: TV, radio, hairdryer, minibar etc.

Internet and Wifi

The Wifi service can be purchased on board and allows fast surfing throughout the entire journey.