Ferry from Ischia to Ponza

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

There are seasonal ferry connections between the islands of Ischia and Ponza in Italy. Find the latest information about the Ischia - Ponza ferry route and book your ferry tickets online on Ferryhopper.

Ferry schedules from Ischia to Ponza

Ischia Ponza Trip frequency: 3 days per week First trip: 09:00 Last trip: 16:15 Average duration: 1h 52m Price range: 28.50 € - 31.50 €
Ponza Ischia Trip frequency: 3 days per week First trip: 11:15 Last trip: 18:30 Average duration: 1h 52m Price range: 24.50 € - 26.50 €
Ferry companies SNAV

Is there a ferry from Ischia to Ponza?

Yes, you can travel from the Gulf of Naples to the Pontine archipelago thanks to the Ischia - Ponza ferry connection. The route is operated by SNAV hydrofoils from June to September.

There are usually 3-5 weekly crossings (on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays).

What’s the ferry schedule from Ischia to Ponza?

Usually, the earliest ferry to Ponza departs from Ischia at 09:00 and arrives at around 11:00. The last departure is at 16:15, with the ferry arriving in Ponza at 18:05.

Keep in mind that the ferry from Ischia stops first at Ventotene and then continues to Ponza.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Ischia to Ponza?

The price of a single Ischia - Ponza ferry ticket starts at approximately €29. Depending on the company and crossing you’ve chosen, the final ticket price may vary.


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Children up to 2 years old travel for free, while there are discounts for those up to the age of 11.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Ischia to Ponza?

The Ischia - Ponza ferry route lasts around 2 hr (including a stop in Ventotene).

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

The route from Ischia to Ponza is only operated by fast hydrofoils. The fastest ferry from Ischia to Ponza takes about 1 hr 50 min.

What’s the distance between Ischia and Ponza?

The distance between Ischia and Ponza is around 44 nautical miles (approximately 81 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Ponza from Ischia

Here are some travel tips for your trip to Ponza:

  • Ferry and hydrofoil services can be suspended, depending on the weather conditions. In such cases, we recommend that you consult the company that you’re traveling with.
  • In addition to ferry connections from Ischia, Ponza is directly connected to many other places on the peninsula, such as Naples, Anzio, Formia, and Terracina. Check out our Map of ferries and plan your next adventure!
  • You could also plan a day trip to Ventotene during your Ponza vacation. Take a look at Ponza - Ventotene ferries and discover the entire archipelago!

Where to take the ferry from Ischia to Ponza

Ferries to Ponza depart from the port of Casamicciola, in the north of Ischia

It is the island's second most important port and is close to the famous spas. There are several bars, pubs, restaurants, pizzerias, and rental services in the port area.

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

No, motor vehicles are not allowed on the hydrofoils traveling from Ischia to Ponza.

Keep in mind, however, that from June to September, internal mobility is regulated with 3 limited traffic zones (ZTL).

Ferry luggage

SNAV allows passengers to carry on board a single hand luggage with a maximum size of 50x35x20 cm weighing up to 9 kg with no extra fee.


As the duration of the Ischia - Ponza route is rather short, there are no cabins on the hydrofoils. Alternatively, onboard seating is included in the ticket price.

Pet travel

For around €10, you can book a pet ticket for the Ischia - Ponza route and safely travel with your pet.

As pet policies and amenities may vary, make sure to contact the company you’re traveling with for additional information.

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