Ferry from Milazzo to Stromboli

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Ferries between the Sicilian town of Milazzo and Stromboli operate throughout the year with multiple daily connections to the 2 ports of the island. Find updated info, compare ferry timetables, companies and prices, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper with no hidden fees.

Ferry schedules from Milazzo to Stromboli

Milazzo Stromboli Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 06:00 Last trip: 17:00 Average duration: 4h 12m Price range: 25.75 € - 218.40 €
Stromboli Milazzo Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 06:15 Last trip: 18:00 Average duration: 4h 32m Price range: 20.75 € - 198.40 €

Is there a ferry from Milazzo to Stromboli?

Yes, you can travel by ferry from Millazzo to the island of Stromboli all year round

There are ferry crossings from Milazzo to both ports of the Aeolian island: the port of Stromboli (in the northeast) and the port of Ginostra (in the southwest). The are operated by both Siremar and Liberty Lines hydrofoils.

There are normally up to 10 daily crossings to the ports of Stromboli island from Milazzo. The ferry frequency depends on the season.

Useful info: hydrofoils from Milazzo to the ports of Stromboli operate more frequently, while conventional ferries might not be active on weekends.

What’s the ferry schedule from Milazzo to Stromboli

The first ferry departs from the port of Milazzo around 06:00 and it travels to both ports on Stromboli island. It first stops at the port of Stromboli at 07:10 and then arrives at the port of Ginostra at 07:25.

The last ferry normally departs from Milazzo at 16:30, reaching Ginostra at 19:20 and Stromboli port at 19:35.

Bear in mind that ferry timetables are subject to change. You can check real-time ferry schedules on Ferryhopper and the Ferryhopper App.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Milazzo to Stromboli?

The Milazzo - Stromboli ferry price ranges from €25 to €36. The ticket cost varies depending on the ferry company and the season.


On Ferryhopper, you can find the best available offers for the ferry trip to Stromboli from Milazzo. Take a look at our ferry routes, find low ferry prices for this route and book your ferry tickets to the Aeolian Islands easily and quickly.

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Infants and toddlers up to 3 years can travel from Milazzo to Stromboli for free. Children between 4 and 11 years can enjoy a discount of up to 50%. There are also discount tickets for residents of the Aeolian Islands.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Milazzo to Stromboli?

The Milazzo - Stromboli ferry time takes between 1 hr 10 min and 5 hr 50 min, depending on the port of arrival and type of vessel.

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

In addition to conventional ferries, there are also fast hydrofoils operating on the connection from Milazzo to Stromboli. The fastest ferry from Milazzo to Stromboli reaches the island a bit over 1 hr.

What’s the distance between Milazzo and Stromboli?

The distance between the port of Milazzo and the Aeolian island of Stromboli is 37 nautical miles (about 69 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Stromboli from Milazzo

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

Where to take the ferry from Milazzo to Stromboli

Ferries and hydrofoils to Stromboli depart from the port of Milazzo. Hydrofoils leave from the pier in Via Ammiraglio Luigi Rizzo, while ferries depart from the pier near Via dei Mille.

The port is located very close to the city center, and it has various services and a paid parking lot. Moreover, just 10 minutes from the tourist port, you can find the famous Castle of Milazzo and other beautiful attractions. 

Useful info: you can reach the port of Milazzo from the airport of Catania. There is a year-round shuttle service from the airport to the port of Milazzo, which takes about 1 hr 45 min. The shuttle schedules coincide with ferry and hydrofoil departures to the Aeolian Islands.

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

Yes, you can embark your vehicle on the conventional ferries serving the Milazzo - Stromboli route.

However, keep in mind that from May to October, the circulation of motor vehicles is prohibited to non-permanent residents on the island of Stromboli. Find out more about vehicle transportation regulations on the islands of Italy.

Ferry luggage

Each ferry company has its own luggage policy. Specifically:

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


There are no cabins in the hydrofoils and ferries operating the Milazzo - Stromboli ferry route. However, onboard seating is included in the ticket price.

Pet travel

On Milazzo - Stromboli ferries, you can bring your pet on board for a small fee. Make sure to include you pet in the booking and fill out all necessary information.

A carrier or cage is required for small pets. As for medium- and large-sized pets, they should wear a muzzle and be on a leash.

On the Siremar ferries, there are also dedicated areas for passengers with pets and kennels on board.

Book cheap ferry tickets from Milazzo to Stromboli

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