We are operating the ferry port on a 24/7 basis

The Albanian ferry terminal in Durrës offers daily connection by several ferry operations to Italy.

Daily departures are offered to Bari. Weekly services are offered to Ancona and Trieste.

Albanian Ferry Terminal Operator (AFTO) offers a fast and smooth discharging and loading process for all ferry lines.

The Durres Ferry Terminal is equipped with a gate control system and a camera system. It is a multifunctional terminal for foot passengers, cars, private vehicles and rolling cargo.

More than 850,000 passengers, 180,000 cars and 76,000 Cargo Units

Part of the terminal are check-in facilities (customs and immigration clearance facilities, x-ray facilities for customs, separate gates for car and truck inspections, booking counters with electronic boarding system), departure lounge, cafeteria and  security services. The port operation service includes tug master service to load and unload the ferries with trailers and mafis, forklift handling for break bulk goods.

The port of Durres has a modern terminal hall which serves to accommodate the passengers and allows their swift movement to and from the vessel. It functions as border point for passenger travelling to and from foreign destinations. Therefore, government institutions such as custom, immigration and health authorities perform their legal functions within our premises. All facilities fulfill International Ship and Port Facility Security Code (ISPS). Accordingly, passengers do find rest rooms, shops and restaurants as well as comfortable seating arrangements while waiting for the boarding procedure.


Terminal Data

  • Port operation
    • Mafi terminal trucks: 3
    • Forklift trucks: 3
    • X-Ray scanner: 2
    • Personal scanner
    • Shuttle service
    • Porter service
    • ISPS conform
  • Berth arrangement
    • Length of Berth: 220 m
    • No. of berths for cruise operations: 5 to 6
    • Water depth alongside berths: 8 m
    • Additional berth no. 7, especially for cruiser; 400 m pier available
  • Terminal size
    • Open area of 86,481 m²
    • Terminal building 4536 m²
    • Total area of 91,017 m²
  • Terminal capacity
    • 1.5 million passengers
    • 250.000 cars
    • 100.000 trucks