Book a ferry from Nice to Ile Rousse and spend a few days in this popular resort on the captivating north west coast of Corsica in the Balagne region!
The seaside town of Ile Rousse is world wide known for its red porphyry islets that blush a deep red color during every sunset, from which the city got its name. Ile Rousse is sheltered by the beautiful hills and mountains of La Balagne and it is really easy to walk around. The streets around the city were named after famous personalities like Louis Philippe the French King and Napoleon. The marketplace around the narrow streets has a greek style and during the day you get to appreciate the charm and the laid back vibe of the streets and the town center.The village square of Place Paoli is definitely worth a visit. Take some time to drink a coffee under the shade of plane trees and then take a walk through the A Marinella path, with amazing views of the coast along the way, that will lead you to the small island of Pietra, the symbol of the city.This is the ideal place to enjoy the sunset.
Plan your trip to Ile Rousse, check the schedules and prices through our platform and book your ferry tickets in advance in order to find the best option for you.
Ferry schedules from Nice to Ile Rousse
The ferry from nice to Ile Rousse connects France and Corsica. The port of Nice, is located in the heart of the city, on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea and is one of the most important harbors on the French Riviera.
At the moment, there is only one ferry operator serving this connection with a conventional ferry suitable for cars, campers and motorbikes. As for the accommodation types there are quite a few options, suitable for singles, couples and families. The specific ferry route operates 1-2 times per week, depending on the seasonality.
Ferry distance between Nice to Ile Rousse
The distance between the port of Nice and lle Rousse is about 138 nautical miles (256 kilometers).
Nice to Ile Rousse ferry duration
The sailing time of the ferry that departs from Nice to Ile Rousse is approximately 5 hours.
Tips for your trip to Ile Rousse
- Visit our pages dedicated to Nice and Ile Rousse and learn more about ferry connections and means of transport
- Through our online booking system, you can compare prices and choose which departure is the best option for you
- Due to high demand during the summer season, consider booking your ferry tickets in advance
- Arrive at the port at least 1 hour before your departure for check in and embarkation