Shipping company engaged in connections between Italy, France, Spain, Morocco, Tunisia, Albania and Malta.

On this page you will find information about GNV Company. You'll also have the possibility to search for all the Schedules of its Ferries, easily bookable online.

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Grandi Navi Veloci (GNV) was founded in 1992 and is part of the MSC Group.

GNV is one of the main Italian shipping companies operating in the passenger and freight transport sector in the Mediterranean Sea (international and national connections).

Fleet GNV

The GNV fleet is made up of 20 ferries, for the transport of passengers, vehicles and goods. Connecting various destinations such as: Albania, Morocco, Sicily, Spain and Tunisia.


On all GNV routes children travel free up to 4 years of age with the exception of Morocco and Tunisia (up to 2 years of age)reductions are available for children between 4 and 12 years old.

On some ferries there are children's areas reserved and equipped for the entertainment of the little ones: games, tables for drawing, TV with cartoons with everything you need for your child available: bottle warmer (to be requested at the bar), high chair, cots, changing table and bed rails.

Animals on board

Pets can travel on board GNV ships, indicating them in the ticket booking.

For dogs and cats there are dedicated accommodations, while for all other animals it's necessary to use the special pet carrier owned by the passenger.

When boarding, it is necessary to have with you: health cardfood and relative bowl, muzzleleash, shovel and hygienic bags.

The access of animals is allowed only on the external decks of the ship where there are areas dedicated to them and their respective owners. Entrance to the cabin is not allowed, with the exception of 4-legged friends cabins.



Two suitcases per person without weight limits containing only personal effects (clothing only) are allowed as hand baggage allowance.

Any other excess baggage containing personal effects
 can be stowed in a container by paying 9.00 € uro per piece on the lines to and from Tunisia.

Any other excess baggage (used household goods, used appliances, used furniture etc.) not transported in/on the vehicle at the time of boarding, can be stowed in a container made available by the company by paying 29.00 € per piece on the lines to and from. for Tunisia.

NB: It is not allowed to import appliances that do not comply with EEC directives from Tunisia and/or Morocco.


On GNV (Grandi Navi Veloci) ships you can embark your bicycle for FREE!

WiFi on board

During the trip you can connect to the internet in the common areas of all the ferries, by registering at the on-board WI-FI to get 15 minutes for free and then decide how to continue.

WI-FI packages for a fee

  • 2 hours - 5 euros
  • 4 hours - 10 euros
  • 8 hours - 15 euros
  • 100 MB - 5 euros
  • 300 MB - 10 euros
  • 500 MB - 15 euros 

It is advisable to disable voice roaming and cellular data traffic for the entire duration of the trip, avoiding incurring charges for the gsm maritime network, whose rates are particularly high.

Bar services and catering on board

On the GNV fleet there are à la carte restaurants, self service restaurants, pizzeriasSpecial menus are provided for children; possibility of gluten free menus for people with intolerances. Halal dishes are also available on the Tunisia and Morocco lines.

Cancellation policy

In case of cancellation of the reservation, penalties are applied in the following percentages:

  • 25% up to 20 days before departure;

  • 30% from 19 days to 4 days before departure;

  • 50% from 3 days to 2 hours before departure;

  • 100% less than 2 hours from departure.

There is no partial cancellation of the ticket, the cancellation refers to the entire ticket.
In the event of a ticket change (to be made before check-in opens), a fixed fee of € 30.00 plus any differences must be paid if the new fare is higher than the previous one.
The change for tickets at a special return ticket (A / R) involves the charge of fixed fees (30 € uro) on both tickets. Any change to the ticket, even if the new fare is lower, does not give the right to a refund.