Port and harbour details
Latitude: 36º 48' 20 N
Longitude: 10º 18' 10 N
UN/LOCODE: TN
Port type: Harbour
Port size: Large
Harbour type: Coastal Breakwater
Harbour size: Medium
Harbour opening: from 00:00 to 24:00
Restrictions on arrival/departure time: No
Entrance channel: Orientation: 107
Width: 100
Draught: 13
Tidal movement/range:  max 0.4mtr
Maximum ship dimension per berth
Length: 330mtr
Width: 30mtr
Draught: 9mtr
Air Draught: meters
Quays & Berthing
Ship stay minimum: 6 hours
Ship stay maximum: 10 hours
Number of quays: 8
Total length of quays: 1700mtr
Quay depth: 9mtr
Number of passenger terminals: 3 berths
Combined passenger terminals with Ro-Ro or others: 4 berths
Anchorage
Available: Yes
Anchorage distance from the pier/terminal or tender moored: 5 nautical miles
Compulsory: No
Clearance
Port in Schengen area: No
Clearance time: : hours
Procedure: All passports checked: Yes
All passports stamped: Yes
Passports to be retained by passengers
Passengers may go ashore with ship’s ID: No
Services
Pilotage: Available: Yes
Compulsory: Yes
Advisable: Yes
Tugs: Available: Yes
Compulsory: No
Number of tugs available: 2
Maximum power available: 3200 CV
Assist: Yes
Salvage: Yes
Notice required: Yes
Ship repair: No
Banking at pier: Yes
Car valet parking: No
Supplies
Water: Yes
Provisions: Yes
Fuel oil: Intermediate: No
Heavy: No
Diesel oil: No
Natural gas/LNG: No
Waste disposal
Garbage: Yes
Toxic/special waste: No
Bilge/sludge waters: Yes
Grey/black waters: Yes
Environment
Restrictions on washing the ship’s hull: Yes
Restrictions on painting the ship’s hull: Yes
Restrictions on the use of incinerators: Yes
Restrictions on the use of the whistle No
Recycling facilities: Yes
Construction projects underway:  
Construction projects financed:  
Construction projects planned:  
Security
ISPS certificate, part A present: Yes
ISPS certificate, part B present: Yes
Port facility security office contact info: Contact Person: Faiez ABID
Title: Habour master- PFSO
Phone number: +(216) 71 738 660 - Ext: 98411899
Email: f.abid@ommp.nat.tn
Number of Luggage Scanners: 8
Number of Hand Luggage Scanners: 8
Number of Metal Detectors: 6
Fences: Yes
Shore Guards upon request: Yes
Goulette shipping cruise
Services at terminal building  
Tourist information desk (for passengers) : Yes
Information desk (for crew): Yes
Lounge room: Yes
Crew room: No
Toilets: Yes
Telephone, internet and other communication services: Yes
Bank/Foreign exchange: No
Post: Yes
Pharmacy: No
Shops - souvenirs: Yes
Bar/Restaurant: Yes
Security X-ray, metal detectors: No
Baggage handling: No
Baggage storage: No
Accessibility  
Visible signage: Yes
Wheelchair access: Yes
Pedestrian paths: Yes
Lifts: No
Escalators: No
Assistance upon request: Yes
Cruise quays
Shuttle services: Yes
Taxis: Yes
Public transport: Yes train
Parking for cruise passengers: No
Number of long-stay parking places (within 2 km from nearest berth): No
Number of short-stay parking places near berths: No
Shorex buses parking: Yes
Number of spaces: 150
Distance from ship: 50
Private cars until pier for persons with reduced mobility: Yes
Distances  
City centre: 5-10 km
A pedestrian path to the city is available: Yes (5 mn - Goulette City minutes)
Shuttle bus available: No
Railway station: 0.3 km
Airport: 7 km
Top 3 tourist destinations  
Medina ( old city) 14
Carthage 7
Sidi Bou Said 10.5
N° 2 & 3
Location (pier or quay name) Cruise quays
Berth length: 657 m
Berth draught: 9.50
Cruise-dedicated: Yes
Ferry-dedicated: No
Passenger ships: No
Commercial/Cargo: No
Berth reservations process: Booking in advance
Shore gangway: No
Shore gangway type:  
Throughput rate (pax/time):  
Approximate distance from ship at berth to the excursion busses:  
Number of check-in desks: 36
Number of cabin luggage scanners:  
Number of hand luggage scanners:  
Number of metal detectors:  
Infrastructure  
Fenders: Yes
Average distance between fenders: m
Types:  
Dimensions:  
Bollards: Yes
Average distance between bollards: m
Capacity: t
Storm bollard available: No
Passenger terminal building: Yes
Type: Building
Name of terminal building: Goulette shipping cruise
N°1
Location (pier or quay name) Cruise quays
Berth length: 400 m
Berth draught: 9
Cruise-dedicated: No
Ferry-dedicated: No
Passenger ships: Yes
Commercial/Cargo: No
Berth reservations process: Booking in advance
Shore gangway: No
Shore gangway type:  
Throughput rate (pax/time):  
Approximate distance from ship at berth to the excursion busses: 50
Number of check-in desks: 4
Number of cabin luggage scanners:  
Number of hand luggage scanners:  
Number of metal detectors:  
Infrastructure  
Fenders: Yes
Average distance between fenders: m
Types:  
Dimensions:  
Bollards: No
Average distance between bollards: m
Capacity: t
Storm bollard available: No
Passenger terminal building: No
Type: Building
Name of terminal building: Goulette shipping cruise
N° 2 & 3
Location (pier or quay name) Cruise quays
Berth length: 657 m
Berth draught: 9.50
Cruise-dedicated: Yes
Ferry-dedicated: No
Passenger ships: No
Commercial/Cargo: No
Berth reservations process: Booking in advance
Shore gangway: No
Shore gangway type:  
Throughput rate (pax/time):  
Approximate distance from ship at berth to the excursion busses:  
Number of check-in desks: 36
Number of cabin luggage scanners:  
Number of hand luggage scanners:  
Number of metal detectors:  
Infrastructure  
Fenders: Yes
Average distance between fenders: m
Types:  
Dimensions:  
Bollards: Yes
Average distance between bollards: m
Capacity: t
Storm bollard available: No
Passenger terminal building: Yes
Type: Building
Name of terminal building: Goulette shipping cruise
N°1
Location (pier or quay name) Cruise quays
Berth length: 400 m
Berth draught: 9
Cruise-dedicated: No
Ferry-dedicated: No
Passenger ships: Yes
Commercial/Cargo: No
Berth reservations process: Booking in advance
Shore gangway: No
Shore gangway type:  
Throughput rate (pax/time):  
Approximate distance from ship at berth to the excursion busses: 50
Number of check-in desks: 4
Number of cabin luggage scanners:  
Number of hand luggage scanners:  
Number of metal detectors:  
Infrastructure  
Fenders: Yes
Average distance between fenders: m
Types:  
Dimensions:  
Bollards: No
Average distance between bollards: m
Capacity: t
Storm bollard available: No
Passenger terminal building: No
Type: Building
Name of terminal building: Goulette shipping cruise
Year Total Pax Total Calls
2017 5.317 6
2016 757 2
2015 53.780 15
2014 440.433 175
2013 511.065 201
2012 528.708 227
2011 313.267 135
2010 895.403 406
Emergency Information  
International Code: 00
Country Code: 216
City Code: 71
Fire Brigade: 198 - +216 71736124
Ambulance: 190
Police: (+216) 71737447 -(+216) 71737446
Harbour Master and/or Coast Guard: (+216) 71735676

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