How to get from Sorrento to Naples by ferry
You can easily travel to Naples by ferry from the coastal town of Sorrento. Find the latest information about the Sorrento - Naples ferry route in our guide.
Ferry schedules from Sorrento to Naples*
Is there a ferry from Sorrento to Naples?
The Sorrento - Naples ferry route is normally served several times per week by the company Alilauro. Frequency increases during the summer, with additional crossings offered by Navigazione Libera del Golfo (NLG). Ferries arrive at Molo Beverello (Beverello pier) in Naples.
Please note that ferry timetables are subject to change. You can find real-time schedules, compare ferry ticket prices and book your trip from Sorrento to Naples online on Ferryhopper.
How long is the ferry ride from Sorrento to Naples?
Ferry duration from Sorrento to Naples is only 45 min.
Is there a high-speed ferry from Sorrento to Naples?
The ferry route from Sorrento to Naples is operated by hydrofoils, high-speed vessels that are smaller than conventional ferries. The fastest boat takes 45 min to reach the port of Naples.
How much is the ferry from Sorrento to Naples?
Ferry prices from Sorrento to Naples start at around €13. Ticket cost can be lower or higher depending on the available discounts and number of baggage items.
Infants (under 4 years old with Alilauro and under 2 years old with NLG) can travel for free, while children also get a reduced ticket price (around €10). Pet tickets are approximately €4 and you can also bring your bicycle on board for an extra €6.5.
What’s the ferry schedule from Sorrento to Naples?
There are several weekly ferry crossings from Sorrento to Naples all year round, with frequency increasing in the summer.
The earliest ferry usually leaves from Sorrento at around 08:10 and arrives in the capital of Campania at about 08:55. The latest departure is normally at 16:25, with the ferry reaching Naples at around 17:10.
What's the distance between Sorrento and Naples?
Τhe distance between the port of Sorrento and the port of Naples is approximately 14 nautical miles (about 25km).
Am I allowed to travel from Sorrento to Naples?
It is currently possible to travel from Sorrento to Naples and within the Campania region. For the latest information about travel restrictions and requirements, you can check our blog post on Covid-19 and ferry trips in Italy.
Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Sorrento to Naples?
You can book cheap ferry tickets from Sorrento to Naples on Ferryhopper at no extra cost. See all the available routes on our Map of ferries, compare schedules and prices, and book ferry tickets to Naples online with just 4 clicks.
Narrow alley in the historic center of Naples
Useful tips for your ferry trip from Sorrento to Naples
Here are some travel tips for your trip from Sorrento to Naples:
- The port of Sorrento can get quite busy in July and August, so we recommend arriving at least 1 hr before departure.
- Strong winds may disrupt ferry services. You can contact the company you are traveling with to check if there are any changes to your ferry trip schedule.
- From Sorrento, you can travel by ferry to Ischia and Capri. For more information, have a look at our ferry guides for the Sorrento - Ischia and Sorrento - Capri routes.
- If you have any questions about your ferry trip from Sorrento to Naples, do not hesitate to contact our customer support team.
Where to take the ferry from Sorrento to Naples
Ferries from Sorrento to Naples depart from the port of Marina Piccola, located just a short walk from the historic center of the city. In the area around the port, you will find many bars, restaurants and shops as well as several paid parking lots for long or short stays.
Can I travel on the ferry from Sorrento to Naples with a car?
Ferries from Sorrento to Naples do not carry vehicles. If you are traveling with your car, you have the option to leave it in one of the paid parking lots near the port of Sorrento.
Alilauro allows you to bring 1 piece of luggage up to 50x35x20cm and 9kg. NLG allows 1 piece of luggage up to 50x30x15cm and 5kg.
Additional charges apply if your luggage exceeds the company's baggage allowance.
Ferries from Sorrento to Naples do not have cabins, as the journey is very short.