Barcelona to Civitavecchia Ferry

The Barcelona Civitavecchia ferry route connects Spain with Rome. Currently there is just the 1 ferry company operating this ferry service, Grimaldi Lines. The crossing operates up to 6 times each week with sailing durations from around 20 hours.

Barcelona Civitavecchia 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.

Barcelona - Civitavecchia Ferry Operators

  • Grimaldi Lines
    • 6 Sailings Weekly 20 hr
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Barcelona Civitavecchia Average Prices

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

Barcelona Civitavecchia Ferry reviews

  • "Holiday in the sun"

    Brilliant. For £50 I have had a grand experience relaxing in preparation for my holiday.

    'Merlyn' travelled Barcelona Civitavecchia with Grimaldi Lines on Cruise Barcelona

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  • "Very positive"

    I read reviews on this crossing before booking and they were very negative. We are travelling with a dog in a car. The negative is the nut directing the vehicles on board. He had a poor old Irish man nearly in tears trying to get him to reverse. I mentioned it to him and the reception. Other than that it’s all positive. Clean tidy boat with very attentive crew. No prob with dog on deck or slipped inside to sleep with us in the stairwell. There is Kelley’s which are clean and useable and inside but as with most of the dog owners on board we like to stay with our pup. Bring an air bed and make yourself comfortable. Great trip.

    'Richard' travelled Barcelona Civitavecchia with Grimaldi Lines on Cruise Roma

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  • "Great trip and service"

    The booking and boarding process was very smooth, once on board we decided to upgrade to a cabin, no problem, good ambience and service on board and disembarking all done well. A good experience.

    'Russell' travelled Barcelona Civitavecchia with Grimaldi Lines on Cruise Barcelona

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  • "Very enjoyable journey "

    I thoroughly enjoyed my sea voyage with Grimaldi Ferries. So relaxing up on the pool deck.

    'Cheryl' travelled Barcelona Civitavecchia with Grimaldi Lines on Cruise Roma

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Barcelona Guide

The Spanish city of Barcelona is located in the autonomous region of Catalonia and is Spain's second largest city after Madrid. Barcelona is one of the most visited cities in the world and lies on the coast between the mouths of the River Llobregat and River Besos. It is also bordered to the west by the Serra de Collserola mountain range. There are many things to do and see in Barcelona including the Barri Gotic (the Gothic Quarter) where many medieval buildings can be found. The city's best known landmark is the still unfinished church of the Sagrada Familia which has been under construction since 1882. In addition to its buoyant tourist industry, the city is also a popular destination for many trade fairs and exhibitions and is also a major centre for sport, fashion, science and the arts.

Barcelona's port has three terminals and is a popular departure port for ferries to Mallorca, Genoa, Ibiza and Morocco (Tangier Med). The port also accommodates many cruise ships sailing the Mediterranean Sea. The port's piers used by ferries are located quite close to the city centre.

Civitavecchia Guide

The Italian city of Civitavecchia lies on the Tyrrhenian Sea coast in the Lazio region of the country. The city, which is home to just under 60,000 residents, is home to a cruise and ferry port and is located around 80 km to the north west of Rome. The city can trace its port's history back over one thousand years to 101-108 AD, when the Emperor Trajan ordered the port of Centumcellae to be built in order to accommodate deepwater shipping for the Roman capital. After this period, they fell under the rule of a number of different Counts and Popes.

In the city visitors will find examples of restored medieval and Baroque structures which includes the large Forte Michelangelo which is a fortress that was commissioned by pope Giulio II in the early 16th century and the 17th century defensive walls behind the port. The wall forms one side of the Lungoporto Gramsci which is an elevated pedestrian walkway. From here there are excellent views to be had of the cruise ships and ferry basins in the port.

Car and passenger ferries link Civitavecchia to Sardinia, Sicily, and other destinations within Italy and abroad.