The company was founded in 1992 and the first ship, the M/n Majestic, was launched in 1993.

Grandi Navi Veloci is nowadays one of the leading Italian shipping companies, who takes care of both coastal navigation and passenger transport in the Mediterranean Sea.

GNV offers shipping connections to Sardinia, Sicily, Spain, Tunisia, Morocco, France and Albania; the Grandi Navi Veloci fleet is committed to the care of environment: seaborne transport represents a cheap alternative to traditional road transport and provides a worthwhile solution to environmental issues linked to the intensive use of motor vehicles on our road networks.

GNV operates ferries intended for the transport of passengers, with or without cars, and the transport of commercial vehicles. GNV ferries are equipped with cutting-edge technology and a huge range of services, including: à la carte restaurant, self service catering, shopping center, children’s area, play room, slot machines, conference center and meeting room, chapel, reading room. 


Departure from Bari

Departure from Palermo

Departure from Porto Torres

Departure from Civitavecchia

Departure from Genova

Departure from Olbia