Genoa - Palermo Ferry Operators

date7 Sailings Weekly
clock21 hour crossing
Genoa Palermo Ferry reviews
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Our most recent Genoa Palermo customer reviews are below, read more by visiting our ship pages.

"Calm crossing"

Reviewed 02 July 2014 by Robin

We had an excellent crossing to Palermo. The ship was very comfortable, the cabin clean and spacious with a good view of the sea. Facilities on board were good though my wife thought that the shop was somewhat lacking. The staff were very polite. My only criticism was the time taken to load the cars and to unload them again. It was no doubt due to the layout of the ship which is not only for passengers but also for containers. A two and a half hour wait was a little too long .

'Robin' travelled Genoa Palermo with Grandi Navi Veloci on Fantastic

"Some good and some bad points"

Reviewed 18 September 2013 by Antoinette

Our journey from Genoa to Palermo was as we expected. The inbound crossing was different. Boarding was hell. 20 minutes after we were supposed to leave, all the campervans (ours included) were still on the deck and the crew didn't want to let us board. We had to negociate and weren't given any assistance to install the vehicles on board. The boat wasn't the one which was supposed to be used. The vehicle were in open deck and were watered by the sea. The boat was too small for the number of passengers. We left 2.30h late with no explanation or excuse. Some passengers protested, but the staff disclaimed all responsability and said that their job was merely to bring us from Palermo to Genoa. Therefore, we were not satisfied with the services during this crossing.

'Antoinette' travelled Genoa Palermo with Grandi Navi Veloci on Excellent

"Very disappointed"

Reviewed 06 September 2013 by Laurent

We are disappointed with the service. A 3h delay for the inbound journey and no excuse. Wife and children had to queue on foot. The swimming pool is only open for a very short time. No activities or show. The bedding was far from being clean. And the smell of animal urine was unbearable! We had travelled to Ireland and to Corsica before and the conditions of travel were a lot better.

'Laurent' travelled Genoa Palermo with Grandi Navi Veloci on Excellent

"Everything Good. Stress-free crossing "

Reviewed 02 September 2013 by Anonymous

I arrived recovered. Everything was professionally organized.

'Anonymous' travelled Genoa Palermo with Grandi Navi Veloci on Fantastic

Genoa to Palermo Ferry

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Average Genoa Palermo Prices

Prices shown represent the average one way price paid by our customers. The most common booking on the Genoa Palermo route is a car and 2 passengers.

Genoa Palermo Ferry Guide

The Genoa Palermo ferry route connects Italy with Sicily. Currently there is just the 1 ferry company operating this ferry service, Grandi Navi Veloci. The crossing operates up to 7 times each week with sailing durations from around 21 hours.

Genoa Palermo sailing durations and frequency may vary from season to season so we’d advise doing a live check to get the most up to date information.

Genoa to Palermo Ferry Alternatives

Civitavecchia - Palermo with Grandi Navi Veloci - 1 Sailing Weekly / 14 hour crossing
Napoli - Palermo with Grandi Navi Veloci - 10 Sailings Weekly / 10 hour 30 minute crossing
Napoli - Palermo with Tirrenia - 7 Sailings Weekly / 10 hour 15 minute crossing
Napoli - Catania with TTT Lines - 7 Sailings Weekly / 11 hour 30 minute crossing
Napoli - Trapani with Ustica Lines - 1 Sailing Weekly / 7 hour crossing
Salerno - Palermo with Grimaldi Lines - 2 Sailings Weekly / 10 hour 30 minute crossing
Salerno - Messina with Caronte & Tourist - 14 Sailings Weekly / 9 hour crossing
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