Commercial Vehicles

Departing Malta

General Notes

  • Passengers travelling with vehicles must check in one and a half  hours prior to departure. Embarkation may be refused to passengers and vehicles arriving after the set time.
  • Passengers are to be seated in areas of the vessel as indicated by the Crew.
  • Baggage – passengers may take to their seats or allotted places only one item of hand luggage of not more than H 37cm x W 45cm x L 25cm in measure and 5 Kg in weight.  All other luggage to be deposited by the passengers in the storage place reserved on the vessel as indicated by the vessel’s crew.  Maximum 3 pieces of baggage per person.  Any one piece of baggage must not exceed H 50cm x W 40cm x L 80cm (170 linear cm).  Excess Baggage: A charge of € 20.00 per piece applies.  The Compnay is not responsible for loss or wilfull damage to luggage.  In the interest of safety, the Company may destroy any unaccompanied baggage or luggage left behind after disembarkation. 
  • Drivers are to ensure vehicle documents are in order.  
  • Passenger and vehicle tickets that are not utilised on the date of travel are not  refundable and cannot be utilised on another date.
  • Passengers are advised to read the contract of carriage and boarding conditions which are included in the passenger tickets and on the boarding passes respectively.   
  • Delay / Cancellation / Rerouting – The company reserves the right to delay, cancel or reroute the sailing of the vessel without prior notice whether on the outbound or inbound journey, if this is required for safety or technical reasons or due to force majeure.  In the event of cancellations, the Company shall refund the unutilized portion of the ticket but shall in no circumstances whatsoever be liable for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage caused thereby and will not accept any claim to reimburse any supplementary expenses. 
  • Scheduled timings are for normal sea conditions.    
  • The Company reserves the right to introduce a fuel surcharge from time to time without prior notice.
  • Virtu Ferries Conditions of Contract apply.  These may be viewed at Virtu Ferries offices or and any authorized Travel Agent.