Tirrenia is nowadays properly called Compagnia Italiana di Navigazione (CIN). It is a leading shipping company in the maritime transport industry in Italy. Tirrenia links the main Italian ports both for commercial and turistic purposes throughout the whole year: Tirrenia connects Sardinia from Genoa to Porto Torres and Olbia, from Civitavecchia to Olbia and Cagliari and from Naples to Cagliari and connects Sardinia to Sicily with Cagliari-Palermo and Cagliari-Trapani lines.

Tirrenia, as a result of the Convention signed with the Italian State, is the holder of the public service of connection to the major islands: Sardinia, Sicily and the Tremiti Islands. The rates in the Convention provide discounts for the people who were born and live in Sardinia and for those ones residing in Sicily.

Tirrenia, to meet the passengers’ needs in the best way and to provide a trip devoted to relax and fun, pays particular attention to the prices and to the entertainment. The new Tirrenia ship services are designed according to the most different needs, so that it may offer a service that remains competitive in the different periods of the year.

To proof the quality of the offered services, anonymous market researches (mystery passenger) have the objective to verify them, so that the service provided can meet the company’s and the customers’ expectations. The company aims to represent a modern style of navigation, relying on a prestigious maritime tradition.


Tirrenia aims to meet the passengers' needs to guarantee a relaxing and funny trip in a welcoming and pleasant atmosphere, Tirrenia has devoted particular attention to the variety and quality of the new on board services and entertainment, reaching high hotel standards. 

Reception: 24 hours 24 to collect the cabin Keys and provide assistance. 

Cafeteria and snack bar with genuine quality products.

A la carte restaurant offers daily new and tempting menus, inspired by the tasty mediterranean dishes. 

Self service restaurant offers genuine recipes, a rich variety of menus dedicated to the adults and the children, and above all, quality and freshness, always at the right price. 

Children's area:for the enjoyment of all the little guests and for the relaxation of their partents, Tirrenia has created a special dedicated space on the ships, where they can play and have fun in complete freedom, autonomy and security.

Shopping: Tirrenia  has carried on its new ships appointed shopping areas, with elegant boutiques on board, characterized by quality and variety, where you can buy magazines, books , gadgets, souvenirs, toys for your children, basic necessities, typical products of the regions Tirrenia links, local crafts, technology, and much more. 

Cinema and satellite television: thanks to an agreement with Warner Bros, cinemas on board the Tirrenia ships broadcast movies after 90 days from the world premiere.

Late check out: a sweet new day for all the guests who wants to stay in their cabin till 10 am; buy the late check out supplement.