Ferry from Naples to Capri

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Traveling from Naples to Capri island is easy thanks to ferries and hydrofoils that connect the two destinations. Compare ferry routes, prices and timetables for the Naples - Capri crossing and book your tickets online.

Ferry schedules

Naples Capri Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 07:00 Last trip: 18:10 Average duration: 50m Price range: 25.00 € - 33.00 €
Capri Naples Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 08:05 Last trip: 19:10 Average duration: 50m Price range: 22.50 € - 30.00 €
Ferry companies NLG SNAV

Is there a ferry from Naples to Capri?

The Naples - Capri ferry route is active all year long and it is operated by the ferry companies Navigazione Libera del Golfo (NLG), SNAV and Caremar.

There are usually more than 20 daily crossings on this route, and you can choose between hydrofoils and conventional ferries.

What’s the ferry schedule from Naples to Capri?

The earliest ferry from Naples to Capri departs at 05:35 and arrives in Capri at about 06:30. The latest departure is usually at 21:35 arriving in Capri at around 22:30.

Tip: please note that the Naples to Capri ferry schedule is subject to change. You can check real-time schedules and ferry ticket prices for the crossing on Ferryhopper.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Naples to Capri?

The Naples to Capri ferry price starts at around €20. However, the final ticket price depends on any available discounts and offers, as well as bag selection.


On Ferryhopper, you can find all available offers for the ferry trip to Capri from Naples. Find the lowest prices and best offers, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper without any hidden fees.


Take advantage of the available discounts and travel by boat from Naples to Capri with lower-cost ferry tickets. Ferry companies offer discounts of up to 50% to the following passenger categories:

  • Children
  • Toddlers
  • Large groups of travelers
  • Permanent residents of islands

Note: infants up to 2 years travel for free.

Ferry route info

How long is the ferry ride from Naples to Capri?

The Naples to Capri ferry time ranges from about 50 min to 1 hr 30 min. This depends on the type of vessel and the weather conditions.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Naples to Capri?

Yes, the fastest ferry to Capri from Naples takes about 50 min by high-speed boats (hydrofoils).

What’s the distance between Naples and Capri?

The distance between Naples and Capri is 15 nautical miles (approximately 28 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Ferry Naples - Capri: useful tips for your trip

Before you board the ferry to Capri from Naples, have a look at some important tips for your ferry ride:

  • During the busy months of July and August, it is advisable to arrive at the port of Naples at least 1 hr before boarding to avoid delays. 
  • Due to unforeseen circumstances, the ferry schedules from Naples to Capri may change. Make sure to confirm your ferry’s departure time.
  • Pressed for time? Consider a day trip from Naples to Capri to experience its beauty no matter the season.
  • From Capri, you can travel by ferry to the ports of Sorrento and Positano. With the Capri to Sorrento and Capri to Positano ferry routes, you can quickly and comfortably reach the Amalfi Coast and explore the breathtaking landscapes.

Where to take the ferry from Naples to Capri?

High-speed boats (hydrofoils) to Capri leave from the Beverello pier. Conventional ferries (allowing the transfer of vehicles) depart from the Calata Porta di Massa quay. You can easily reach it by taking the free shuttle service from Beverello Pier.

Can I travel on the ferry from Naples to Capri with a car?

You can bring your vehicle on the ferries from Naples to Capri, but not on the hydrofoils. Keep in mind that, from April to October, traffic on Capri is prohibited for motor vehicles (cars, motorcycles, etc.) except for permanent residents of the island.

However, getting around Capri is simple because the island's public transportation system covers the entire island. You can also take a taxi, a scooter, a boat, or a bicycle.

Ferry Luggage

Each ferry company operating on the Naples - Capri route has its own baggage allowance policy. Specifically:

  • NLG allows only one piece of luggage weighing up to 5 kg with a maximum size of 50x30x15 cm. Suitcases, travel bags and backpacks are considered luggage.
  • SNAV allows passengers to bring 1 piece of hand luggage weighing up to 9 kg and with a maximum size of 50x35x20 cm with no extra fee.
  • Caremar allows one piece of luggage of 20 kg (for ferry travel) or 10 kg (for hydrofoil travel) with maximum dimensions of 50x40x20 cm.


Due to the short duration of the Naples - Capri ferry trip, there are no cabins available on the ferries. Onboard seating is included in the ticket price.

Pet travel 

You can travel with your pet on the hydrofoil to Capri for an additional fee. Make sure to fill out the appropriate information as you book your tickets. A carrier or cage is required for small pets. As for larger pets, they must have a muzzle and be on a leash.

Book cheap ferry tickets from Naples to Capri

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