Ferries from Genoa to Bastia: compare and book

Bastia is divided into three districts and is perched on the cliff on the one side, while on the other side you can admire the incessant comings-and-goings of ferries such as those sailing the route Genoa – Bastia. A magical atmosphere in a typically Mediterranean climate, and a rich and flourishing vegetation surround this city. It will certainly captivate you!

 

How to book

To book ferries from Genoa to Bastia fill out the online booking form, making sure that you fill in all the required fields, such as: date(s), number and age of passengers.

If you are going to take your vehicle on holiday, you will have to embark it on the ferry. Therefore tick ‘I am travelling with a vehicle’ and specify:

  • Type and size of the vehicle (car, motorcycle, motor home);
  • If your vehicle has a roof box;
  • If your vehicle has a trailer.

Once you have entered all the required information in all the fields, click on ‘Search’.

 

Ferry times and prices

Once you have filled out the form, the online booking system will redirect you to a page where you will find:

  • The ferry timetables, for both the outward and return route, on the selected dates;
  • All the prices arranged by company, so that it is easier and quicker to make the most cost-effective choice.

Ferry crossings are more frequent in summer and spring, nonetheless, a wealth of good connection options is always guaranteed throughout the day.

 

Departure, arrival and duration

The port of Genoa stretches for about 22km, from Fiera di Genova to Voltri, from West to East. Thanks to its 20 terminals, which can accommodate almost any kind of ship, it is one of the Italian ports that has always provided several ferry routes to Corsica. If you arrive in Genoa by plane at Crisoforo Colombo airport, which is about 10km away, you can easily get to the port on the VOLABUS shuttle bus. Those who prefer to travel by train can get off at Genova Brignole station, which is about 7km away, or at Genova Porta Principe station and get to the port on foot in approximately 10 minutes.

The journey time will depend on the date and time you have chosen, however, normally the crossing takes about 6-7 hrs.

On the other hand, the port of Bastia presents itself as the dock of one of the most popular destinations among tourists, with a wealth of culture and art.

 

Ferry Companies:

The route Genoa – Bastia is sailed by several sailing companies. La Méridionale, Corsica Ferries, Moby and S.N.C.M are among the best National and International companies, with many years of experience in sailing.