Last Saturday saw the first departure of CORSICA MARINA SECONDA from Cartagena to Toulon, loaded with trucks with fruit and vegetables.
The ferry has been chartered from Corsica Ferries by a French company.
The route over land is about 1,200km. With this “motorways of the sea” drivers arrive in Toulon with their tachygraph on zero.
Departure: Saturday 10pm
Journey: 25-28 hours
Initiative led by port authority of Cartagena, the regional government and Agencia Marítima Blázquez
Photo: Jean-Pierre Fabre