Ferry from Salerno to Sorrento

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Ferries between the ports of Salerno and Sorrento operate only a few months of the year. Find all info about routes, companies, schedules, and prices, and book ferry tickets to the Sorrento Coast on Ferryhopper without any hidden fees!

Ferry schedules from Salerno to Sorrento

Salerno Sorrento Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 08:20 Last trip: 10:00 Average duration: 2h 41m Price range: 23.00 € - 28.50 €
Sorrento Salerno Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 16:10 Last trip: 17:10 Average duration: 2h 50m Price range: 23.00 € - 28.50 €
Ferry companies COASTLINES NLG

Is there a ferry from Salerno to Sorrento?

Yes, you can travel from Salerno to Sorrento from May to early November. The connection is served by 2 ferry companies: NLG (Navigazione Libera del Golfo) and Coast Lines.

There are usually 1-2 crossings per day depending on the season and departures are scheduled in the morning.

What’s the ferry schedule from Salerno to Sorrento?

NLG's ferries to Sorrento depart from the port of Salerno at 08:20 and arrive at their destination at 11:10. The Coast Lines ferry, on the other hand, departs at 10:00 from Salerno, arriving in Sorrento by 12:35.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Salerno to Sorrento?

A one-way ferry ticket from Salerno to Sorrento costs €24.50 or €26.50, depending on the company, though the final cost may vary depending on available offers and discounts.


On Ferryhopper, you can find all available offers for the ferry trip to Sorrento from Salerno. Current offers will be automatically applied when booking your ferry tickets.

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When traveling from Salerno to Sorrento, you can find various age-based discount tickets for toddlers and children. Specifically, children up to 2 or 3 years old travel for free and without seat assignment. There are also discounts for those up to 12 years old.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Salerno to Sorrento?

The Salerno - Sorrento ferry route usually lasts about 2 hr 35 min or 2 hr 50 min.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Salerno to Sorrento?

The connection from Salerno to Sorrento is operated by fast ferries and hydrofoils.

What's the distance between Salerno and Sorrento?

The distance between Salerno and Sorrento is 18 nautical miles (around 33 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Sorrento from Salerno

Here are some travel tips for your trip from Salerno to Sorrento:

  • In the months of July and August, and during the weekends, it is best to arrive at the port of Salerno well in advance to avoid traffic.
  • Keep in mind that in case of very rough seas, ferry crossings may be suspended. We suggest that you always follow the updates of the company you travel with.
  • Discover useful tips and information for your holidays on our Sorrento travel guide.
  • There are also direct ferry routes from the port of Sorrento to the islands of the Gulf of Naples. Take advantage of them and reach, for example, Capri from Sorrento by ferry in just 20 min!

Where to take the ferry from Salerno to Sorrento

Normally, ferries of NLG depart from Molo Manfredi at the port of Salerno, while those of Coast Lines depart from Molo Masuccio (at Piazza della Concordia). The two piers are a 20-min walk from each other.

We always recommend checking the exact departure pier with the company you are traveling with, as it may vary.

Useful info: Molo Manfredi is also home to the famous shell-shaped maritime station designed by architect Zaha Hadid, as well as to various pubs, pizzerias, megastores, and boutiques of all kinds.

Can I travel on the ferry from Salerno to Sorrento with a car?

No, you can’t board your vehicle on ferries that operate the Salerno - Sorrento route, as they don’t have car decks.

If you plan on reaching the port of Salerno by car, you will have to leave your vehicle in a nearby paid parking lot outside the port area.

Ferry luggage

Each ferry company has its own luggage policy:

  • NLG allows passengers to carry on board 1 piece of luggage up to 5 kg with a maximum size of 50x30x15 cm for free.
  • On the ferries of Coast Lines, you can bring on board 1 piece of luggage with a maximum size of 50x35x20 cm and a maximum weight of 9 kg for free.

Note: extra luggage or luggage that goes over the allowed weight or size will be subject to an extra fee.


The ferries that operate the crossing from Salerno to Sorrento do not have cabins. There is only deck-passage accommodation included in the ticket.

Pet travel

On Salerno - Sorrento ferries, you can travel safely with your pet, which must be registered in the booking. Keep in mind that animals must wear a leash and muzzle, travel in a pet carrier and cannot access public areas.

Book cheap ferry tickets from Salerno to Sorrento

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