Find below additional information on how you can get with the ferry from Palermo to Genoa, including useful tips and suggestions for your journey!
Palermo is the capital city of the island Sicily and from the port of Palermo there are many ferry routes connecting Palermo with other regions of Italy and some of the most beautiful islands of the italian coast.
Genoa, on the other hand, is the capital of the Italian region of Liguria, known for its unique combination of baroque, medieval and gothic architecture and its role in maritime trade.Genoa is an intriguing city and a perfect gateway to the Italian Riviera. The city pleases the majority of visitors with the variety of museums ( hosting works by Caravaggio, Rubens and Van Dyck) and some great and unexpected art finds, the amazing palaces, the splendid churches, the local delicacies ( cuttlefish, mussels, cod, focaccia bread, pesto genovese) or just with a simple walk and exploration through the historic center with its picturesque alleys of medieval origins.
Book in advance your ferry tickets from Palermo to Genoa and enjoy the charm of this historic city, between the sea and the mountains.
Palermo to Genoa ferry time
As the distance between Palermo to Genoa is big, at the moment only conventional ferries serve this connection. The duration of the sailing is approximately 20 hours and 30 minutes and since they are usually overnight sailings we advise our customers to book a cabin for a more convenient and comfortable journey.
Sailing distance from Palermo to Genoa
The ferry distance from Palermo to Genoa is approximately 456 nautical miles.
Ferry schedules from Palermo to Genoa
There is just one ferry company at the moment offering this ferry route and the crossing operates up to 6 times a week but for more accurate results we suggest you check the timetables on our website.
Tips for your trip to Genoa
- Visit our page of Palermo in order to find information on how to reach the port
- For the embarkation, have in mind that you need to be present at the port 1 or 2 hours prior to your departure
- It is advisable to book your tickets in advance, especially if you are traveling with vehicle in order to find availability in the garage
- Through our online booking system, you can compare prices and choose which departure is the best option for you