Corsica Ferries – Sardinia Ferries

Corsica Ferries – Sardinia Ferries (Corsica Ferries France SAS) – (Forship SpA), is a French-Italian based company that operates ferry routes to and from the islands of Corsica, Sardinia and Elba. (Corsica: Nice – Ajaccio, Nice – Bastia, Nice – L’Île-Rousse, Toulon – Ajaccio, Toulon – Bastia, Toulon – L’Ile-Rousse, Vado Ligure – Bastia, Vado Ligure – Calvi, Livorno – Bastia,  Sardinia: Golfo Aranci – Livorno, Elba: Piombino – Portoferraio).

The company commenced services in 1967 under the name of Corsica Line. Since the company’s humble beginnings with one ship it has grown into the market leader to Corsica and Sardinia. Today the company transports more than 1 million passengers annually aboard their ferries running to and from France and Italy to Corsica, Sardinia and Elba. Thanks to its ‘no-frills’ economical model, the company represents today 60% of the maritime traffic to Corsica.

Corsica Ferries – Sardinia Ferries Archive

MV Olau West – Past and Present

MV Azzurra, ex Nortia, Scent of the Sea, Kelibia, Corsica Marina, Olau West, Kalle, Grenaa – Steel twin screw motor vessel built in 1964 by Schiffbau-Gesellschaft Unterweser A.G., Bremerhaven (Yard No 443) as a Passenger/RoRo Cargo/Ferry

© Nikos Trylos

MV Corsica Marina Seconda – Past and Present

MV Corsica Marina Seconda, ex Corsica Marina II, Marine Nautica, Stena Nautica – Steel twin screw motor vessel built in 1974 by Rickmers Werft. GmbH, Bremerhaven (Yard No. 379) as a Passenger/RoRo Cargo/Ferry for Stena AB Gothenburg, Sweden

© Cees De Bijl

MV Nordborg – Past and Present

MV Indus Ex Strada Corsara, Tor Hafnia, Dana Hafnia, Kettegat Syd, Dana Hafnia, Nordborg, Belinda, Linné, Linnea. Nordborg, (Outbound, The Thames) © […]

© Simonwp

MV Nordic Ferry – Past and Present

MV Med Star, ex Pride of Flanders, Nordic Ferry – Steel twin screw motor vessel built in 1978 by Hyundai Shipbuilders & Heavy Industries, Ulsan, South Korea (Yard No 651) as a Passenger/RoRo Cargo vessel

MV Sardinia Vera – Past and Present

MV Sardinia Vera, ex Corsica Vera, Marine Atlantica, Stena Atlantica – Steel twin screw motor vessel built by Rickmers Werft. GmbH, Bremerhaven in 1974 (Yard No. 381) for Stena Ab, Goteborg as a roll-on roll-off car and commercial vehicle ferry