Nice to Ajaccio Ferry
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Getting the best price for your Nice to Ajaccio ferry
With AFerry we always give you our best prices for ferries from Nice to Ajaccio. No matter which page you book from we always include all our special offers. And there is no need to look for a discount code. If we have an offer available, your ferry price will include the reduction or offer. There's no need to look at other websites.
If you're not sure if the Nice to Ajaccio route is right for you or you can't decide between ferry companies, if there is more than one, you might also find it useful to read any reviews we have available. We ask all our customers to send us reviews for Nice to Ajaccio ferries. Remember though, that the earlier you book, the cheaper prices normally are. So don't spend too long deciding! Nice to Ajaccio is a popular route, so we advise you to book as soon as possible.
Nice is the 5th largest city in France and one of the most visited cities after Paris, mainly by English, American, Scandinavian and Italian tourists. Nice boasts stretches of white sandy beaches and is close to the famous town of Cannes.
2000 years ago, inhabitants from Marseille won Nice from Italy and called it Nikaïa after Nike, the Greek Goddess of Victory. Nice has always been a contested territory; for a long period, it was part of Italy and eventually in 1861; it was annexed to the French Empire.
Nice offers a variety of activities and amenities from lodging and dining, to shopping, sunbathing and swimming. Cinemas, theaters, opera and museums are all on your door step. Alternatively you can simply stroll along the Promenade des Anglais and enjoy the amazing views.
Nice has many beautiful squares to visit, including the Place Massena, which is one of the most representative of Nice, or the spectacular Tete au carré, the building of the Louis Nucera's library. There are many important museums in Nice, such as the Marc Chagall, the Matisse, the Museum of Modern Arts and the Massena. While in the region, you can also visit the Pablo Picasso and the Antibes Museum.
Ajaccio is the capital city of Corsica and one of the the best ports from which to get to the island from mainland France and Sardinia.
13 Oct 2016Old and dated ferry, along too expensive
Long lines for check in, check in staff was rude but on board staff was courteous.
Review by Anon
11 Aug 2014Nice trip, busy ferry, stressing journey if not having a cabin
I got annoyed by the fact that we had to leave the cabin 1 hour before arrival. This is not acceptable when you rent the cabin for the whole journey and I was not able to read it in the conditions (maybe it is there) but you must warn the passenger, if you would like to have satisfied customers. Very difficult to hear the speakers and therefore missed a couple of important messages like booking the table for dinner. Your personnel were very helpful and we could get a table. That is very positive. Good trip but it can get better.
Review by Faque
23 Jul 2014Ferry to Ajaccio
Excellent alternative to flying. Very relaxing journey that took us into the heart of the town, from where we could walk to the hotel. On board services were excellent, especially the catering. The only major improvement could be in monitoring the use of the Pullman seats we booked. No reservations were shown and so others took our seats. Elsewhere many other seats in the lounges were grabbed at the start but never actually used during the crossing. We did however find somewhere to sit!
Review by Anon
29 Jun 2014Holiday trip by car to Corsica
Late change of time of ferry sailing caused us to have to change our hotel booking lucky I did not loose my deposit. Generally satisfactory - not the fastest ferry - would not have chosen the time that the ferry was changed to.
Review by DEREK ROAST
12 Jun 2014Change of Destination
I was very angry and disappointed to discover upon arriving at the port that our outward journey destination (Ajaccio to Nice) had been changed to Ajaccio to Toulon! This meant that me and my other two companions missed our flight scheduled to leave Nice Airport as it took us a further 2 hours to travel to Nice. Thus, we lost a considerable amount of money changing our flights. Moreover, we had no prior knowledge of this change and therefore could not prepare beforehand and the staff on board were very rude and didn't not provide adequate information/ answers to our questions.
Review by Anon
Nice to Ajaccio Popular Questions
Want to know more about your journey from Nice to Ajaccio? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.
How long does the ferry from Nice to Ajaccio take?
The average journey time by ferry between Nice to Ajaccio is 6 hrs 53 min. The journey time may vary, so use our booking engine on this page to search for a specific travel date.
How fast does the ferry from Nice to Ajaccio travel?
The fastest journey time by ferry from Nice to Ajaccio is 6 hrs 30 min, with Corsica-Sardinia Ferries.
What time does the first ferry from Nice to Ajaccio leave?
The first ferry from Nice to Ajaccio leaves at 13:30 with Corsica-Sardinia Ferries. Times may vary depending on the time of year.
What time does the last ferry from Nice to Ajaccio leave?
The last ferry from Nice to Ajaccio leaves at 23:55 with Corsica-Sardinia Ferries. Times may vary depending on the time of year.
Which ferry companies operate between Nice to Ajaccio?
Ferries travelling from Nice to Ajaccio are operated by Corsica-Sardinia Ferries.
Looking for more information?
If you're looking for the return journey, check out Ajaccio to Nice.