Autorità Portuale di Salerno

Territorial office of Salerno

Home > Maritime lines > Cruises
Cruises Save as pdf Print E-mail

Cruise sector is going through a phase of rapid growth and it receive a strong boost with the fulfilment of the Stazione Marittima. In this way, the whole quay of the Manfredi Pier is used as cruise ship reception and the port of Salerno join the most important Mediterranean cruise port network.
Salerno Port Authority has completed technical-functional adjustment of the infrastructures of the Port, including the Manfredi Pier extension, it is indispensable to the realization of an international cruise Port.

Stazione Marittima

The local administration, in agreement with Salerno Port Authority, has built the Stazione Marittima, an important architecture work designed by the architect Zaha Hadid.

The marine station at the port of Salerno is similar to an oyster: a facility that features a robust shell that contains the fluid architecture of the elements found within.
The project takes shape from the connection of three elements: the administrative offices, the ferry-boat terminal and Cruise ship terminal.

icon Visualize the project (6.18 MB)

The project, under construction at Manfredi Pier, was signed by the Architect Zaha Hadid, winner of the International Plan Competition. It fits into a larger city waterfront redesign characterizing the coastal strip planning in the operative Town Planning Scheme of Salerno. 
The new passenger Terminal, with its attractive and sinuous profiles, it provides all the comfort and service to the users: from arrival to the new square, main entrance frieze, as far as the boarding and back.

Cruises statistics