Ferries provide frequent and regular connections in ports by embarking and disembarking vehicles via specially designed ramps (roll-on roll-up).
Approximately 30 million passengers transited through French ports in 2015.

*Armateurs de France

In the Alpes Maritimes, this activity mainly concerns services to the Lérins Islands from the port of Cannes and several other destinations on the Côte d'Azur from the ports of Mandelieu, Cannes, Golfe-Juan or Nice (data of 2018).

Port Observatory
Atlas of port activities in the Alpes-Maritimes 2019
Coastal transport map: page 20

Franco-Italien Port Economic Observatory (map library) – Maritime zone
Coastal map