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Resulting from a partnership between Grimaldi Group (Naples and Louis Dreyfus Armateurs, two large European shipowning companies, Grimaldi & Louis Dreyfus Lines operate the first motorway of the sea between Italy and France.
It is a regular maritime service for freight (new cars, vans, trailers and semi-trailers, containers, etc.) and passengers between the ports of Toulon (Brégaillon) and Rome (Civitavecchia).
Speed and comfort are a guaranty onboard the car ferry Sorrentowhich, thanks to a cruise speed of 22 knots, performs the journey between Civitavecchia and Toulon (mainly by night) in only 14 hours, linking the two ports three times a week.
As from June 2006 and up to the end of the summer, the GLD Lines service will be upgraded with a new weekly connection between the ports of Civitavecchia and Porto Vecchio , linking directly and in just over 6 hours, the centre and south of Italy to Corsica.
SORRENTO - Built in Italy in 2003, the car ferry Sorrento has a 26.000 Gross Tonnage, has a loading capacity of 2.230 linear metres of rolling cargo and 160 cars and can transport up to 820 passengers. The vessel is equipped with 93 internal and external cabins, (including two suites and two cabins for disabled passengers), with WC, shower and air conditioning, as well as with 62 Pullman seats. The vessel is also fitted with a self service restaurant, bars, a cinema, a boutique, video games & slot machines room and a bar on the sun deck.
For more information, please visit: GLDLines.com