Ferry from Gran Canaria to La Palma

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

There are usually 2 ferry crossings per week from Gran Canaria to La Palma, operated by Naviera Armas. Find all necessary information about the route, check ferry schedules and prices, and book your ferry tickets to the Canary Islands on Ferryhopper at the same prices as ferry companies!

Ferry Schedules

Gran Canaria La Palma Schedules frequency: 2 days per week Earliest ferry: 11:00 Latest ferry: 22:45 Average duration: 10h 37m Price range: 104.25 € - 133.74 €
La Palma Gran Canaria Schedules frequency: 3 days per week Earliest ferry: 04:00 Latest ferry: 16:00 Average duration: 11h 35m Price range: 114.46 € - 643.11 €
Ferry companies NAVIERA ARMAS

Is there a ferry from Gran Canaria to La Palma?

There are normally 2 weekly ferry crossings from Gran Canaria to La Palma. The ferry company that usually operates on this route is Naviera Armas.

Please note that ferry timetables are subject to change depending on the season. You can find real-time schedules for your trip from Gran Canaria to La Palma on Ferryhopper.

Am I allowed to travel to La Palma from Gran Canaria?

Yes, you can travel from Gran Canaria to La Palma by ferry at the moment. Check the latest updates on Covid-19 and ferry travel in Spain and prepare for your trip.

What’s the ferry schedule from Gran Canaria to La Palma?

The ferry connection between Gran Canaria and the port of Santa Cruz de La Palma is normally served twice a week (usually on Sundays and Fridays).

The earliest ferry usually departs from the port of Las Palmas in Gran Canaria at 11:00 and arrives at the port of Santa Cruz de La Palma at 21:00. The latest ferry usually leaves the port of Las Palmas in Gran Canaria at 22:45 and reaches La Palma at 11:30 the next day.

Tip: bear in mind that ferry timetables may change. Therefore, make sure to check your travel time before your trip.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Gran Canaria to La Palma?

The Gran Canaria - La Palma ferry ticket cost ranges from around €105 to €133. The final ticket price depends on vehicle transportation, seat type, and available discounts and offers.

Offers

Occasionally, Naviera Armas promotes special offers to book ferry tickets at better prices. On Ferryhopper, you can find all available offers for the ferry trip to La Palma from Gran Canaria. Current offers will be automatically applied when booking your ferry tickets.

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Discounts

For your trip from Gran Canaria to La Palma, you can take advantage of special discounts. For example, if you're living in the Canaries, you can use the Canary Islands resident discount on Ferryhopper.

Naviera Armas offers discounts to certain passenger categories such as:

  • Young people under 26
  • Passengers over 60
  • Large families
  • Residents of the Canary Islands

Note: infants and children up to 3 years old travel free of charge.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Gran Canaria to La Palma?

The Gran Canaria to La Palma ferry time is around 10 hr 30 min.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Gran Canaria to La Palma?

There is no high-speed ferry serving the route from Gran Canaria to La Palma. The route operated only by standard ferries.

What's the distance between Gran Canaria and La Palma?

The distance between the port of Las Palmas in Gran Canaria and the port of Santa Cruz de La Palma is 147 nautical miles (273km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip from Gran Canaria to La Palma

Here are some travel tips for your trip from Gran Canaria to La Palma:

  • Gran Canaria has 2 ports: the port at the capital of Las Palmas (or Puerto de La Luz) and the port of Agaete (or Puerto de las Nieves). For your Gran Canaria - La Palma ferry trip, your departure port will be Las Palmas.
  • The port of Las Palmas in Gran Canaria is one of the busiest in the region. We suggest arriving at the port at least 1.5 hr before departure, especially if you’re traveling with a vehicle.
  • For more information about ferry trips from mainland Spain to the Canaries and island hopping in the area, have a look at our relevant blog and find about the mainland to the Canaries ferry schedules in 2022.
  • In a few cases, schedules of ferries that depart from the port of Las Palmas may change. Make sure to confirm your ferry’s departure time. You can also track your ferry in real time on the Ferryhopper App!

Where to take the ferry from Gran Canaria to La Palma

You can take the ferry to La Palma from the port of Las Palmas in Gran Canaria

The port of Las Palmas is about 5km from the center of the Las Palmas city. There are several bus routes that connect the port to different city areas.

Can I travel on the ferry from Gran Canaria to La Palma with a car?

Yes, you can transfer your vehicle on ferries that operate the Gran Canaria - La Palma connection.

Ferry luggage

Naviera Armas allows passengers a maximum of 60kg or 4 items of luggage.

Cabins

There are cabins available on ferries that operate the Gran Canaria - La Palma route, so you can enjoy a comfortable trip.

Pet travel

You can travel with your pet on Gran Canaria - La Palma ferries, as long as you book a special ticket for your pet. Pets are allowed in seating lounges and on the passenger decks, but not in dining areas. When outside their carriers, pets must wear a leash.

Make sure you carry your pet’s health certificates and necessary supplies.

Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Gran Canaria to La Palma?

You can book cheap ferry tickets from Gran Canaria to La Palma online on Ferryhopper. Use our Map of ferries to visualize and plan your ferry trip from Gran Canaria to La Palma. Compare schedules and fares, and book your ferry trip in just a few clicks!

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