Ferry from Reggio Calabria to Salina
Tickets, Prices & Schedules
Is there a ferry from Reggio Calabria to Salina?
Yes, you can travel to Salina from Reggio Calabria. The connection is seasonal, with ferries operating from June to September, and is operated by the company Liberty Lines.
Normally, there are 7 weekly crossings (1 per day) and the ferries arrive at the main port of Santa Marina Salina (in the island’s eastern part).
Am I allowed to travel to Salina from Reggio Calabria?
Yes, at the moment you can travel from Reggio Calabria to Salina and move around the Aeolian archipelago. Check the latest updates on Covid-19 and ferry travel measures in Italy and plan a great trip!
What’s the ferry schedule from Reggio Calabria to Salina?
The daily ferry usually departs from the port of Reggio Calabria at 13:10, arriving at the port of Santa Marina at around 14:30.
Tip: bear in mind that ferry timetables to the Aeolian Islands are published at the beginning of the season and can change. Therefore, we recommend checking the ferry schedules on our search engine. You can also track a ferry in real time on the Ferryhopper App!
Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts
How much is the ferry from Reggio Calabria to Salina?
The price of a single ferry ticket from Reggio Calabria to Salina is around €34. The ticket cost is normally fixed, even in the high season, but we recommend booking in advance to secure a seat on board.
On Ferryhopper, you can find all available offers for the ferry trip to Salina from Reggio Calabria. Current offers will be automatically applied when booking your ferry tickets.
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Infants and toddlers from 0 to 3 years travel from Reggio Calabria to Salina for free. There are also discount tickets for children up to 14 years old.
Ferry Route Info
How long is the ferry ride from Reggio Calabria to Salina?
The Reggio Calabria - Salina ferry crossing takes around 1 hr 40 min.
Is there a high-speed ferry from Reggio Calabria to Salina?
The connection from Reggio Calabria to Salina is operated only by hydrofoils which take less than 2 hours to reach the island.
What's the distance between Reggio Calabria and Salina?
The distance between Reggio Calabria and Salina is 44 nautical miles (around 83 km).
Ferry Trip Tips
Useful tips for your ferry trip from Reggio Calabria to Salina
Here are some travel tips for your trip from Reggio Calabria to Salina:
- We recommend arriving at the port of Reggio Calabria at least half an hour in advance to avoid any delays, especially in the high season months.
- Find everything you need to know about your vacation in Salina on our complete guide!
- Ferries to Salina from Calabria also depart from the town of Vibo Valentia, so can also take advantage of the Vibo Valentia - Salina route to reach Salina.
- From the ports of Salina, you can easily reach all the other Aeolian Islands by ferry. Take a look at our dedicated blog and plan a perfect adventure in the islands of the Aeolian archipelago!
Where to take the ferry from Reggio Calabria to Salina
Normally, the Liberty Lines ferries traveling from Reggio Calabria to the Aeolian Islands depart from the pier in Via Candeloro.
In the area, there are bars, restaurants, hotels, rentals, and private parking. The Reggio Calabria Centrale station is located about 3 km from the hydrofoil dock and can be reached by bus in about 20 min.
Can I travel on the ferry from Reggio Calabria to Salina with a car?
No, you can’t transfer motor vehicles on hydrofoils that serve the connection from Reggio Calabria to Salina and the other Aeolian Islands.
On Liberty Lines hydrofoils, you can carry up to 10 kg of hand luggage with maximum dimensions of 60x40x20 cm. Young people paying half the fare are allowed to transfer up to 5 kg.
The hydrofoils that operate the crossing from Reggio Calabria to Salina do not have cabins. Only deck-passage accommodation is included in the ticket.
On Reggio Calabria - Salina ferries, you can travel with your pet, as long as it is included in the booking.
Small pets must travel in a carrier or cage. As for those of medium/large size, they must wear a muzzle and a leash.
Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Reggio Calabria to Salina?
On Ferryhopper, you can easily book cheap ferry tickets to Salina from Reggio Calabria online. Find all information on ferries to Salina, compare companies and fares, and use our Map of ferries to visualize and plan your trip in the Aeolian Islands.