There is currently just the 1 ferry route running between Italy and Algeria operated by 1 ferry company – Algerie Ferries. The Genoa to Skikda ferry crossing operates weekly with a scheduled sailing duration from about 20 hours.
Whilst we’ve taken great care to ensure the information on this page is correct, as the frequency and duration of crossings on all routes can vary from time to time we’d advise that you get a live quote for current availability on this Italy Algeria crossing between Genoa and Skikda.
Italy is home to the greatest number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the world. Together with Greece, it is known as the birthplace of Western culture.
Full of high art and monuments, almost every small village in Italy offers a few interesting locations. From the Roman ruins, Byzantine cities and Renaissance masterpieces to cobblestone streets, beautiful churches and wide variety of stunning beaches, Italy is a place that provides rare experiences that can never be overrated.
Italy is the ideal departure country for those travelling by ferry with numerous amazing destinations, many of them domestic on offer. With so many miles of coastline and famous islands to choose from, the list of destinations is truly unrivalled. In terms of international travel, Italy is connected to almost all of the countries in the Adriatic Sea as well as featuring numerous links to Greece, Tunisia and Spain.
The short island crossings are usually made with small passenger vessels while the longer international journeys are operated by luxurious cruise ferries.
With the longest borders on the continent and a 1,644 kilometre coastline facing the Mediterranean Sea, Algeria is one of Africa’s greatest gems.
The country is best known, however, for its magnificent Sahara region, with over four-fifths of its 2,381,741 square-kilometre landmass draped in desert. Also, characteristic of most North African nations, Algeria is filled with ancient ruins dating all the way back to Roman and Byzantine eras, the most famous being the town of Timgad, close to Batna.
Beautiful cities come in abundance, too. The capital, Algiers is defined by French colonial buildings, Annaba boasts breath-taking basilicas next to turquoise waters and, as the oldest city in the county, Constantine offers historical wonders around every corner.
With several ports along the Mediterranean coast, Algeria and southern Europe are well linked by ferry. Countries like Spain, France and Italy all offer regular crossings, operated by a wide selection of ferry companies.