Ferry from Milazzo to Lipari

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Ferries between the Sicilian town of Milazzo and the island of Lipari operate throughout the year with numerous daily crossings. Find real-time ferry schedules and book your ferry tickets from Milazzo to Lipari on Ferryhopper with no hidden costs.

Ferry schedules from Milazzo to Lipari

Milazzo Lipari Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 06:30 Last trip: 19:45 Average duration: 1h 35m Price range: 19.93 € - 99.56 €
Lipari Milazzo Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 06:50 Last trip: 20:05 Average duration: 1h 35m Price range: 14.93 € - 89.56 €

Is there a ferry from Milazzo to Lipari?

Yes, the Milazzo - Lipari ferry route is operated by Siremar's ferries and Liberty Lines hydrofoils with up to about 15 daily crossings year-round. Keep in mind that during the summer there are around 21 daily routes

Tip: please note that the Milazzo to Lipari ferry timetable is subject to change. On Ferryhopper, you can find real-time schedules and book ferry tickets online to Lipari hussle-free.

What’s the ferry schedule from Milazzo to Lipari

The earliest ferry to Lipari leaves from the port of Milazzo around 06:30, arriving on the island at 07:40. The latest ferry usually departs at 19:45, arriving in Lipari at 20:50.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Milazzo to Lipari?

The Milazzo - Lipari ferry price ranges from around €16 to €28. The final ticket cost may vary depending on the operator, the type of vessel, the season, and any available discounts and offers.


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Take advantage of the available discounts and travel from Milazzo to Lipari by ferry with lower-cost ferry tickets. The ferry companies offer special discounts to children up to 11 years old. There are also discounts for permanent residents of the Aeolian Islands.

Note: infants and children up to 3-4 years old travel for free.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Milazzo to Lipari?

The Milazzo - Lipari ferry time ranges between 50 min and 2 hr 15 min, depending mainly on the operator and type of vessel.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Milazzo to Lipari?

The connection from the port of Milazzo to the island of Lipari is operated by high-speed hydrofoils as well as conventional ferries. The fastest ferry from Milazzo to Lipari takes less than 1 hr.

What’s the distance between Milazzo and Lipari?

The distance between the port of Milazzo and the Aeolian island of Lipari is 20 nautical miles (about 37 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Ferry Milazzo - Lipari: useful tips for your trip

Here are some useful tips for your ferry trip from Milazzo to Lipari:

Where to take the ferry from Milazzo to Lipari

Liberty Lines hydrofoils to Lipari from Milazzo depart from the pier at Via Ammiraglio Luigi Rizzo, while Siremar ferries depart from the pier near Via dei Mille.

The port of Milazzo is located very close to the city center and just a 5-10 min ride from the famous Milazzo Castle and the Antiquarium museum. 

Useful Info: from Catania airport (which is 1 hr 45 min from Milazzo), there is a year-round shuttle service to the port of Milazzo, taking about 2 hr.

Can I travel on the ferry from Milazzo to Lipari with a car?

Yes, you can embark your vehicle on Milazzo - Lipari ferries, but not on hydrofoils. However, keep in mind that in Lipari, from June to September, the circulation of motor vehicles is prohibited to non-permanent residents. Read more about the vehicle transport regulations on ferries in Italy.

Ferry luggage

Each ferry company has its own luggage policy. Specifically:

  • On the hydrofoils of Liberty Lines, each passenger can carry up to 10 kg of hand luggage with maximum dimensions of 60x40x20 cm. Young travelers who are entitled to discount tickets can carry up to 5 kg of luggage.
  • On Siremar ferries, each passenger can have 1 piece of luggage with a maximum weight of 20 kg.


There are cabins available, but only on ferries that operate the route from Milazzo to Lipari, not on hydrofoils. Alternatively, onboard seating is included in the ticket price.

Pet travel

On Milazzo - Lipari ferries, you can bring your pet on board by including it in your reservation and paying an additional fee, depending on the company. A carrier or cage is required for small pets, while large-sized pets must wear a muzzle and a leash.

On Siremar’s ferries, there are also specially reserved areas for passengers with pets and on-board kennels.

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