Ferry from Vibo Valentia to Vulcano
Tickets, Prices & Schedules
Is there a ferry from Vibo Valentia to Vulcano?
Yes, there are seasonal ferries from Vibo Valentia to Vulcano in the Aeolian Islands. All ferry connections are operated by Liberty Lines.
Am I allowed to travel from Vibo Valentia to Vulcano?
Yes, traveling from Vibo Valentia 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 Vibo Valentia to Vulcano?
From June to September, you can usually find 2 weekly connections to Vulcano from Vibo Valentia. Departures from the port of Vibo Valentia are usually scheduled for 16:00, arriving in Vulcano at 19:35.
Ferry timetables from Vibo Valentia to Vulcano and the other Aeolian Islands are published at the beginning of each season. On Ferryhopper, you can find all ferries to Vulcano in real time and book ferry tickets easily and conveniently.
Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts
How much is the ferry from Vibo Valentia to Vulcano?
The price of a Vibo Valentia - Vulcano ferry ticket is about €40. The cost per passenger is fixed even in the high season, so make sure to book your tickets well in advance, since they put run out quickly.
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There are age-based discounts on the ferry route to Vulcano from Vibo Valentia. Children up to 3 years old travel for free, while children up to 14 years old are entitled to discount tickets.
Ferry Route Info
How long is the ferry ride from Vibo Valentia to Vulcano?
The Vibo Valentia - Vulcano crossing lasts around 3 hr 35 min.
Is there a high-speed ferry from Vibo Valentia to Vulcano?
The Vibo Valentia - Vulcano ferry route is operated only by hydrofoils, with an estimated travel time of 3 hr 35 min.
What’s the distance between Vibo Valentia and Vulcano?
The distance between Vibo Valentia and the island of Vulcano is around 57 nautical miles (approximately 105 km).
Ferry Trip Tips
Useful tips for your ferry trip to Vulcano from Vibo Valentia
Here are some of our top travel tips for your ferry trip to Vulcano:
- We recommend arriving at the port of Vibo Valentia at least half an hour in advance to avoid delays, especially during the high season.
- From the port of Vulcano, you can discover other islands in the archipelago! Discover the Vulcano - Stromboli, Vulcano - Filicudi and Vulcano - Alicudi ferry routes here!
- To get a better sense of the Aeolian Islands and what itinerary to book, check out our guide about island hopping in the Aeolian Islands.
Where to take the ferry from Vibo Valentia to Vulcano
Usually, ferries to Vulcano depart from the pier located in Corso Michele Bianchi 32 in the port of Vibo. There are several amenities and rental services within the port area. You can also find bars and restaurants nearby.
The Vibo Valentia train station is about 10 min away by car from the port. If you wish to arrive by plane, the closest airport to Vibo is Lamezia Terme (about 30 km away).
Can I travel on the ferry from Vibo Valentia to Vulcano with a car?
No, it is not possible to travel with your car or other motor vehicles, as hydrofoils to Vulcano do not have garage spaces.
With Liberty Lines, you can carry up to 10 kg of hand luggage with maximum dimensions of 60x40x20 cm. Younger travelers that are entitled to discount tickets are allowed to carry up to 5 kg.
The hydrofoils that operate the crossing from Vibo Valentia to Vulcano do not have cabins. Alternatively, onboard seating is included in the ticket.
On all Vibo Valentia - Vulcano 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 be leashed and wear a muzzle.
Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Vibo Valentia to Vulcano?
You can book your Vulcano ferry tickets on Ferryhopper at no extra cost! Compare all crossings on our Map of ferries, find the one that suits you best and plan your trip step-by-step.