Coronavirus (Covid-19) emergency information

STATUS DEPARTURES AND DOCUMENTS TO TRAVEL

update 03/26/2020

For routes to / from Sardinia:

  • Civitavecchia-Porto Torres;
  • Porto Torres-Civitavecchia;
  • Livorno-Olbia;
  • Olbia-Livorno;

it should be noted that, following the Decree of the President of the Council of Ministers (Dpcm 22 March), the Decree of the Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport (No. 118 of 16 March 2020 and No. 127 of 24 March 2020) and of the Ordinance by the President of the Autonomous Region of Sardinia (n. 15 of 03 April 2020), maritime transport of passengers to and from Sardinia is suspended until 13 April 2020. Passenger transport may be authorized due to prorogable requirements related to:

  • prove working needs;
  • absolute urgency (“for foreseen in a different municipality”, as required by art. 1, paragraph 1, letter b) of the Decree of the President of the Council of Ministers 22 March 2020);
  • situation of necessity
  • reasons for greeting.

Passengers who need to travel for these needs require boarding authorization 48 hours in advance of the ship’s departure, by filling in the form available on the Sardinia Region website. The authorization will be issued within 12 hours of departure and all boarding must be registered, together with the ticket and an identity document.

Passengers must have the self-declaration document provided by the Ministry of the Interior of the Italian Government.

Barcelona-Porto Torres

Due to suspension of maritime passenger connections, in reference to the COVID-19 emergency, departures from Barcelona to Porto Torres from 06 to 19 April are canceled.

The ticket amount will be recovered through the issue of a bonus / voucher to be used by booking within one calendar year of the canceled departure date.

For the request for prior authorization to purchase the ticket, the Directorate General of Civil Protection has the dedicated post office box: moduloordinanza_covid19@regione.sardegna.it

Following the recent note from the Italian Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport (25 March 2020) and the provision of the Spanish authorities to suspend the entry into Spanish ports of passenger ships from Italy, the sections are abolished:

  • Civitavecchia-Barcelona;
  • Barcelona-Civitavecchia;
  • Porto Torres-Barcelona;
  • Savona-Barcelona;
  • Barcelona-Savona

For routes to / from Sicily:

  • Livorno-Palermo (and vice versa)
  • Salerno-Palermo (and vice versa)
  • Salerno-Catania (and vice versa)

it should be noted that, following the Decree of the President of the Council of Ministers (Dpcm March 22), the maritime transport of travelers to and from Sicily is suspended until April 13th, 2020.

Following the measures of the Greek government to suspend the entry into the country’s ports of passenger ships from Italy, the routes are abolished:

  • Brindisi-Igoumenitsa (until April 15, 2020)
  • Brindisi-Patras (until April 15, 2020)
  • Ancona-Igoumenitsa (until April 15, 2020)
  • Ancona-Patras (until April 15, 2020)
  • Venice-Igoumenitsa (until April 15, 2020)
  • Venice-Patras (until April 15, 2020)

Following the measures of the Government of the Kingdom of Morocco to suspend the entry into the ports of the country of passenger ships from Italy, the routes are abolished:

  • Savona-Barcelona-Tangier (until April 20, 2020)

Following the measures of the Tunisian government to suspend the entry into the ports of the country of passenger ships from Italy, the routes are abolished:

  • Civitavecchia-Tunis (until April 20, 2020)
  • Salerno-Tunis (until April 20, 2020)
  • Palermo-Tunis (until April 20, 2020)

Following the Maltese government measures to suspend the entry of passenger ships from Italy into the ports of the country, the routes are abolished:

  • Salerno-Malta (until April 6, 2020)
  • Catania-Malta (until April 6, 2020)
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