Bari to Durres ferry is run by 3 ferry companies – Grandi Navi Veloci, Adria Ferries and Ventouris Ferries. It sails all year round at least once a day. In the high season, it sails twice a day. The journey lasts 8 to 10 hours. It is mostly an overnight ferry although there are also daytime departures.
This is a very popular ferry route connecting Italy with Albania – Here are the schedules, booking and prices.
Schedules and timetables
The usual timetable is a departure at 22:00 arrival following morning at 08:00. However, on same dates out of season and during the high season (June-September) the ferry departures are also at 11:00, 13:00 or 23:00. Make sure you check schedules for your particular dates carefully here.
Deck and Cabin Prices
|Deck and Cabin Fares||Low season (EUR)||Mid Season (EUR)||High Season (EUR)|
|LUX||2/3/4 bed outside cabin with shower & WC||100||120||140|
|A||2/3/4 bed outside cabin with shower & WC||85||105||115|
|AB||2/3/4 bed inside cabin with shower & WC||75||95||105|
|CB||2/3/4 bed inside cabin with shower & WC (lower deck)||72||90||95|
|B||2/3/4 bed outside without facilities||70||75||85|
|BB||2/3/4 bed inside without facilities||70||75||85|
|C||2/3/4 dormitories without facilities (lower deck)||55||65||75|
Car Ticket Prices
|Cars, Minibus, Caravans Prices||Low season (EUR)||Mid season (EUR)||High season (EUR)|
|Cars & SUVs||90||95||105|
|Caravans, Baggage trailers, Boat trailers up to 3.00 m length||40||45||50|
|Minibuses, Caravans, Campers, Baggage trailers, Boat trailers from 3.01 m to 5.00 m length||95||105||115|
|Minibuses, Caravans, Campers, Baggage trailers, Boat trailers from 5.01 m to 7.00 m length||115||125||130|
|Minibuses, Caravans, Campers, Baggage trailers, Boat trailers over 7.01 m length||140||150||155|
|Motorcycles & Scooters||25||35||40|
|Bicycles||Free of charge||Free of charge||Free of charge|
(Timetables, Passenger and Vehicle Fares – updated on January 2020)
Boarding the ferry
- Carefully check where is the exact location of the ferry terminal (see map and address below)
- Make sure you arrive in the right terminal at least 2 hours prior to departure. Bear in mind that check-in office in Bari is about 10 min walk from the ferry embarkation point which is in Molo San Vito.
- Have your travel documents ready for border crossings
- If you booked a cabin, you would need to check in on the ferry reception where you will collect your cabin keys. For deck passengers, it is not required. Just proceed to ferry lounge/seating area.
Boarding in Bari Ferry Port
Ferry port in Bari from which all ferries to Durres are departing and arriving is located in the centre of the city. Address: Molo San Vito, Porto di Bari, Bari, Italy; adspmam.it/i-porti/porto-di-bari/ +39 080 5788511 – see more info about Bari ferry port
Boarding in Durres Ferry Port
Ferry port in Durres from which all ferries to Bari are departing and arriving is located in the centre of the city. Address: Rruga Pavaresia 66, Durrës, Albania; apdurres.com.al +355 69 609 6400 – see more info about Durres Ferry port
Video – Durres to Bari car ferry
The alternative crossing is Bari to Saranda