Toulon to Corsica Ferry
There are currently 4 ferry routes connecting Toulon and Corsica, with services from Toulon to Ajaccio, Bastia, Ile Rousse and Porto Vecchio. On average, there are a combined number of 5 crossings each day between Toulon and Corsica, which are operated by Corsica-Sardinia Ferries. The shortest crossing is to Ile Rousse and takes around 5 hours 30 minutes, while the longest crossing is to Bastia and takes approximately 10 hours.
The above information is a basic summary on the services between Toulon and Corsica. We recommend using our Ferry Search to find live ferry information and the latest prices.
Toulon is a fascinating town with a beautiful harbour and the Mont Faron in the background. Cable cars are available to the Mont Faron, for fantastic panoramic views, and to the zoo. The old town is a pedestrian area with ancient fountains, squares, daily market, terrace cafes and a strong Provençal feel. Toulon boasts atmospheric medieval streets, a lively food culture influenced by a large North African community and beautiful sandy beaches.
Toulon offers a wide variety of historic sites, activities and excursions such as Music Festivals, the Contemporary Art Museum, the Naval Museum and the Cathedral. Ste. Sanary sur Mer, Le Pradet and la Valette du Var are three pretty villages around Toulon worth visiting.
Furthermore in Toulon there are many excellent shops, shopping centres, antiques shops and markets as well as restaurants and night clubs. Beautiful sandy beaches are only 20 min from the city centre and are equipped for all sports and also boat trips are available. The large port of Toulon is a military port and the Mediterranean base of the French navy but it is also a marina for private boats and ferries to Corsica and Sardinia.
The island of Corsica lies in the Mediterranean sea off the coasts of Italy and France, just above the neighbouring island of Sardinia.
Corsica is a popular tourist destination that offers many activities and attractions for the visitor to enjoy, from hiking, scuba diving and sailing, to beautiful beaches, picturesque towns and the stunning Ajaccio cathedral. Corsica also offers an excellent variety of shopping and dining facilities.
One of the best ways to take in the island is by taking a Mare e Mare walk from one side of the island to another which can take from 5-17 days to walk!
But even if you just feel like relaxing, there are still many things to do around Corsica.