Saranda, also known as Sarandë, is a town in the county of Vlore in southern Albania. Ferries from Saranda sail to Brindisi, a major port in mainland Italy. The route is operated by Red Star Ferries, and you can book ferries to and from Saranda with AFerry.
Brindisi to Saranda / Saranda to Brindisi
- 2 crossings weekly
- 10 hr
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Ferries to and from Saranda
Red Star Ferries fleet consists of well equipped modern ships. On board services include comfortable lounge areas, restaurants and a bar and a coffee and snack bar. Cabins range from standard to luxury and you can also book airline style reclining seats.
Saranda is becoming an increasingly popular holiday destination. The town lies south of Italy and adjacent to Corfu, with a comparible climate but much cheaper accommodation and excursions.
Saranda has a lively culture, with plenty of ocean-side bars and clubs and restaurants serving delicious cuisine with locally sourced ingredients.
Saranda port facilities
Saranda port is located in the centre of the town, with hotels, restaurants, shops and a tourist office just a short walk from the port.
Getting to Saranda
Saranda is a three and a half hour drive (approx) from Vlore, using the SH4 which is inland. Alternatively there is a longer coastal route using the SH8, taking approximately four and a half hours.
Red Star Ferries
Saranda Ferry Terminal, Abania, , Albania