LatitudeLat 42� 6' 22'' N
LongitudeLong 11� 45' 60'' E
Telephone+39 0766 366201
VHF16 (h. 07/19); S.S.B. 2182 kHz
CityComune di Civitavecchia
Useful NumbersPort Authority of Civitavecchia: 0766.20995;
Minimum Draught4.5 m
Maximum Draught13.5 m
Shelter3rd and 4th quadrant
Max Boat Length50 m
DangersManoeuvring ships and enlargement works inside the port
Hardshipslibeccio and west wind
Weather Forecast Service
Civitavecchia - Ports in Lazio
The port is divided in two different areas:
- North Area: dedicated to commercial traffics, fishing and coastal navigation
- South Area: reserved for tourism, cruises and yachting
Protected by a long inner breakwater, the port includes an outer port basin, an inner port and a Roman dry dock.
Better known as the harbour of Rome, it is a mainly commercial port and a strategic point as concerns the tourist cruise courses in the Mediterranan. Over the last few years, in fact, the passenger traffic has significantly increased.
Areas reserved for recreational boating
- Molo Lazzaretto: a 60-metre-long foating pier specifically reserved for recreational boats.
- Roman Dry Dock: a 64-metre floating pier
- Apollodoro Quay: 60 metres reserved for yachting.
- 40 metres on a mobile pier managed by Ulisse 2000 Shipyard
The plans for the enlargement of the port of Civitavecchia envisage additional berths for 23 mega yachts ranging from 40 up to 100 m
- Ferry to Olbia-Aranci Gulf
- Ferry to Cagliari
- Ferry to Porto Torres
The harbour of Civatecchia aims to become the most important cruise port of the Mediterranean.
Some historical details about the Port of Civitavecchia.