Ferrol is a port city located in Galicia (northwestern Spain), on the Atlantic coast. The city covers a total area of 82 km 2 (32 ml2) and has population of around 70,000, ranking it Galicia's 5th largest. With Ortegal and Eume, Ferrol forms the Ferrolterra conurbation (urban area), which is Galicia's 3rd largest with population of around 205,000.
For most of its history, the city has been a very important naval shipbuilding centre, being the capital of the Maritime Department of the North of the Spanish Navy since the time of early Bourbons. Before that, during the 17th century, the city of Ferrol was the major arsenal in Europe. Currently, the city is also known as home of Navantia's shipbuilding yards.
Ferrol was the birthplace of Francisco Franco (Spanish General and dictator) in 1892, and was officially named El Ferrol del Caudillo between 1938-1982. It was also the birthplace of Pablo Iglesias, founder of the Spanish Socialist Workers' Party, in 1850.
The Ferrol cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Ferrol, Spain.
If you lose the Ferrol location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.
Port Ferrol cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Ferrol, Spain. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
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