Ferry from Salina to Stromboli
Tickets, Prices & Schedules
Is there a ferry from Salina to Stromboli?
Yes, you can travel from Salina to Stromboli by ferry all year round. There are around 5 crossings a day to Stromboli’s 2 ports, Stromboli (north-east) and Ginostra (south-west).
The ferry crossing frequency depends on the season. In the summer, there can be up to 8 daily crossings from Salina to Stromboli.
The Salina - Stromboli connection is operated by Liberty Lines hydrofoils and by Siremar ferries.
Am I allowed to travel to Stromboli from Salina?
Yes, you can travel from Salina to Stromboli by ferry and move around the Aeolian archipelago at the moment. Check the latest updates on Covid-19 and ferry travel in Italy and prepare for your trip!
What’s the ferry schedule from Salina to Stromboli?
The first ferry usually departs from the port of Santa Marina at 08:40 and arrives at the port of Ginostra at 09:35. It then continues its course to reach the Stromboli port at 09:55.
The last ferry usually leaves the port of Santa Marina at 17:20 and reaches Ginostra at 19:00 and Stromboli at 19:15.
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 Salina to Stromboli?
The Salina - Stromboli ferry ticket prices range around €16-36. The final ticket cost depends on the season, the ferry company and the port of departure/arrival.
On Ferryhopper, you can find all available offers for the ferry trip to Stromboli from Salina. Current offers will be automatically applied when you book your ferry ticket.
Book your ferry tickets online on Ferryhopper at the same prices as ferry companies.
Toddlers up to 3 years old travel from Salina to Stromboli for free. There are also discount tickets for children up to 14 years old and residents of the Aeolian Islands.
Ferry Route Info
How long is the ferry ride from Salina to Stromboli?
The Salina to Stromboli ferry time ranges from 1 hr to around 2 hr 45 min. The trip duration depends on the company and the vessel type (ferry or hydrofoil).
Is there a high-speed ferry from Salina to Stromboli?
The connection from Salina to Stromboli is also operated by fast hydrofoils. The fastest one departs from the port of Santa Marina and takes less than 1 hr to reach the port of Ginostra.
What's the distance between Salina and Stromboli?
The distance between Salina and Stromboli is 20 nautical miles (around 37km).
Ferry Trip Tips
Useful tips for your ferry trip from Salina to Stromboli
Here are some travel tips for your trip from Salina to Stromboli:
- When booking ferry tickets from Salina to Stromboli, be careful to select the exact port of your departure, Santa Marina or Rinella, and the exact port of your arrival, Ginostra or Stromboli.
- The 2 ports of Stromboli are connected to each other by ferry: in just 10 min you can get from Stromboli to Ginostra and vice versa!
- To get to Stromboli from Salina, you can also opt for a connection with a stop in Lipari. The wait time for the ferry from Lipari to Stromboli is around 1hr, so you can take advantage of this time and take a walk in the island’s beautiful castle.
- Apart from Sicily, you can also reach Stromboli from the peninsula. Take a look at the Naples - Stromboli ferry route!
- In a few cases, schedules of ferries that depart from the ports of Salina 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 Salina to Stromboli
Ferries and hydrofoils to Stromboli depart from the ports of Santa Marina and Rinella. The port of Santa Marina is located in the eastern part of the island and is the main port of Salina. The one in Rinella is located south and is smaller.
You will find several shops, bars, restaurants, and rental services near both ports. You will also find taxi ranks near the docks.
Can I travel on the ferry from Salina to Stromboli with a car?
Yes, you can board your vehicle on ferries that operate the Salina - Stromboli connection, but not on hydrofoils.
However, keep in mind that, from May to October, motor vehicles of non-residents are not allowed to circulate in Stromboli.
On Siremar ferries, passengers can carry 1 piece of luggage up to 20 kg.
On Liberty Lines, passengers can carry up to 10kg of hand luggage with maximum dimensions of 60x40x20cm. Young travelers who are entitled to discount tickets can carry up to 5kg of luggage.
There are no cabins available on the ferries and hydrofoils that operate the Salina - Stromboli route. Only deck-passage accommodations are included in the ticket.
You can bring your pet on Salina - Stromboli ferries and hydrofoils, as long as you fill out the appropriate information when booking your tickets.
Small pets must travel in a carrier or cage. As for medium- and large-sized pets, they must wear a muzzle and a leash.
On Siremar ferries there are also special areas on board reserved for passengers with dogs and on-board kennels.
Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Salina to Stromboli?
You can book cheap ferry tickets from Salina to Stromboli online on Ferryhopper. Use our Map of ferries to visualize and plan your ferry trip from Salina to Stromboli. Compare ferry companies and fares, and book your ferry trip in just a few clicks!