Ferry from Ischia to Capri

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

From the port of Ischia, you can catch a ferry to the beautiful island of Capri, as there are multiple weekly crossings. Find ferries, compare prices and timetables, and book your ferry tickets from Ischia to Capri at no extra cost.
Ischia Capri Schedules frequency: Every day Earliest ferry: 10:45 Latest ferry: 16:20 Average duration: 57m Price range: 22.10 € - 22.30 €
Capri Ischia Schedules frequency: Every day Earliest ferry: 09:40 Latest ferry: 16:40 Average duration: 55m Price range: 19.60 € - 19.80 €
Ferry companies ALILAURO

Is there a ferry from Ischia to Capri?

There are usually about 2 daily ferry crossings from Ischia to Capri. This service is offered by 2 companies: Alilauro and Captain Morgan.

Tip: keep in mind that both companies are only available on certain days a week.

Please note that ferry timetables are subject to change from season to season. You can find real-time schedules, compare ferry ticket prices and book your tickets from Ischia to Capri online with no extra cost on Ferryhopper.

How long is the ferry ride from Ischia to Capri?

The duration of the ferry from the port of Ischia to Capri is around 50 min. Please, keep in mind that travel time depends on weather conditions and the type of ferry.

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

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

How much is the ferry from Ischia to Capri?

The price of a ferry ticket from Ischia to Capri is around €25. The ticket cost can be higher or lower depending on vehicle and seat selection, as well as available discounts. If you take a return ticket, you will be eligible for a discount.

Some ferry companies offer discount tickets for children. Children up to 2 years travel for free while children between 2 and 12 years old can benefit from a reduced ticket (around €10). 

Tip: you can also travel with your pet by ferry for an additional cost of around €5.

What’s the ferry schedule from Ischia to Capri?

There are normally 2 daily ferry crossings from Ischia to Capri. The earliest ferry from Ischia to Capri departs at around 08:40 and arrives in Capri around 09:30. The latest departure is usually at 10:45 for an arrival a little before 11:35.

What’s the distance between Ischia and Capri?

The distance between Ischia and Capri is 18 nautical miles (about 30km).

Am I allowed to travel from Ischia to Capri?

Yes, travelling from Ischia to Capri is possible. When you start planning your holidays, take a look at the latest updates on Covid-19 and ferry travel in Italy, including all the documents required for your trip.

Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Ischia to Capri?

On Ferryhopper, you can book cheap ferry tickets online from Ischia to Capri at no extra cost. Find all the information you need, from ferry routes to their schedules on our Map of ferries.

 Anchored boats on the port of Ischia in Italy

The picturesque port of Ischia in Italy

Useful tips for your ferry trip from Ischia to Capri

Here are some important travel tips for your trip from Ischia to Capri:

  • During the summer months, it is preferable to arrive at the port of Ischia at least an hour before boarding to avoid delays.
  • Ferry times change frequently. Make sure to check the ferry timetable from Ischia to Capri again a few days before your departure.
  • In case of hazardous weather conditions, ferry services are usually suspended. Please make sure to always consult with the company you are traveling with.
  • You can also take a ferry from Ischia to Naples, from Ischia to Positano and from Ischia to Sorrento.
  • Explore southern Italy having Capri as your starting point. With the ferry crossings available from Capri to Naples, from Capri to Positano or from Capri to Sorrento you can reach the capital of Campania or explore the breathtaking landscapes of the Amalfi Coast. 

Where to take the ferry from Ischia to Capri

The ferries from Ischia to Capri leave from 3 ports: Ischia port, Casamicciola and Forio.

Most of the ferries and hydrofoils to Capri depart from the Ischia port. It is the main port of the island and as its name indicates it is located very close to Ischia town on the northeast coast. 

The port of Ischia is accessible by car, taxi or bus. It’s just a 3-minute ride by car from Ischia's town center and is easily accessible by public transport.

There you can find several bars, restaurants, shops and tourist services especially along the Corso Vittoria Colonna.

Tip: Captain Morgan's ferries also leave from the small marina of Lacco Ameno.

Ferry Luggage

Each ferry company from Ischia to Capri has its own baggage allowance policy. Specifically:

  • On the ferries of Alilauro passengers can have 1 piece of luggage up to 50x35x20cm. The limit for carry-on luggage is up to 9kg. Suitcases, travel bags and backpacks are considered luggage.
  • On Captain Morgan ferries, passengers can bring a single luggage with maximum dimensions of 40x30x15cm and weighing up to 5kg.

Tip: please note that ferry companies charge fees for additional baggage and baggage exceeding the size and/or weight policy.


Given the short duration of the Ischia - Capri route, there are no cabins on the vessels. Only standard seats are available on this ferry route.

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

Hydrofoils operating between Ischia and Capri do not carry vehicles

However, you can explore the beautiful island of Capri by scooter, boat or bicycle. Also, the public transport network is efficient and you can get around the island easily and comfortably!

Daily ferries from Ischia to Capri

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