Ferry from Sapri to Vulcano

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Interested in visiting the Aeolian Islands from Campania? The ferry route from Sapri to the island of Vulcano is direct and runs seasonally. Find real-time information about the route on Ferryhopper, compare fares and schedules, and book your ferry tickets online!

Ferry schedules

Sapri Vulcano Trip frequency: 2 days per week First trip: 09:40 Last trip: 09:40 Average duration: 3h 50m Price range: 75.00 € - 75.00 €
Vulcano Sapri Trip frequency: 3 days per week First trip: 15:40 Last trip: 15:40 Average duration: 4h 5m Price range: 70.00 € - 75.00 €
Ferry companies ALILAURO

Is there a ferry from Sapri to Vulcano?

Yes, you can travel from the port of Sapri to Vulcano, thanks to the seasonal crossings operated by Alilauro.

The connection is active from June until the end of August. There is usually 1 ride each Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Am I allowed to travel from Sapri to Vulcano?

Yes, traveling from Sapri to Vulcano by ferry is allowed. Take a look at the latest updates on Covid-19 and ferry travel in Italy, and get ready for your trip to the Aeolian Islands.

What’s the ferry schedule from Sapri to Vulcano?

The Sapri - Vulcano ferry route is active once a day. The departure from the port of Sapri is usually scheduled for 09:40 in the morning, with the hydrofoil arriving at the port of Vulcano at 13:30.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Sapri to Vulcano?

The price of the Sapri - Vulcano ferry is €75 for a one-way ticket. The rate is usually fixed, although there are available offers and discounts that you can find below.


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Children up to 3 years old travel for free, while children aged 3 to 12 are entitled to discount tickets.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Sapri to Vulcano?

The Sapri - Vulcano sea journey lasts approximately 3 h 50 min.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Sapri to Vulcano?

The route from Sapri to Vulcano is operated only by fast hydrofoils that arrive in less than 4 hr.

What’s the distance between Sapri and Vulcano?

The distance between Sapri and Vulcano is around 104 nautical miles (approximately 192 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Vulcano from Sapri

Below, you can find some travel tips for your trip to Vulcano:

  • You can easily reach Sapri by car or train from the town of Salerno.
  • In summer, the port of Sapri serves routes to several of the Aeolian Islands, such as Lipari and Stromboli. Check out the Sapri - Lipari ferry routes and Sapri - Stromboli!
  • After spending a few days in Vulcano, consider resuming your adventure in the Aeolian Islands by visiting Filicudi and Alicudi. The Vulcano - Filicudi and Vulcano - Alicudi ferry routes are frequent and direct!

Where to take the ferry from Sapri to Vulcano

Ferries from Sapri to Vulcano and the other Aeolian Islands depart from the port’s only pier.

The port area is about 2 km from the city railway station and it is connected by a free shuttle service. Nearby, you can find plenty of visitor amenities, such as bars, restaurants, pizzerias and public parking.

Can I travel on the ferry from Sapri to Vulcano with a car?

No, motor vehicles are not allowed on the hydrofoils traveling from Sapri to the Aeolian Islands.

Ferry luggage

On the vessels of Alilauro, each passenger can bring up to 1 free piece of luggage with a maximum size of 50x35x20 cm. For additional luggage, an extra fee is applied.


The hydrofoils operating on the Sapri - Vulcano route do not have cabins. Alternatively, onboard seating is included in the ticket price.

Pet travel

With Alilauro, you can travel safely with your little friend, as long as you book pet tickets as well.

Note that only small or medium-sized pets are allowed on board. For larger pets, owners need to make sure that there will be no disturbance throughout the journey. Otherwise, boarding may be denied.

Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Sapri to Vulcano?

On Ferryhopper, you can book your ferry tickets to the island of Vulcano from Sapri easily and quickly! Find detailed information about all Sapri - Vulcano on our Map of ferries and travel to the Aeolian Islands in Italy hassle-free.

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