Ferry from Trapani to Pantelleria

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Ferries running between the port of Trapani in Sicily and the island of Pantelleria operate all year round. Find the latest information on schedules, companies and prices, and book your ferry to Pantelleria on Ferryhopper online.

Ferry schedules from Trapani to Pantelleria

Trapani Pantelleria Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 13:30 Last trip: 23:00 Average duration: 4h 37m Price range: 42.88 € - 357.08 €
Pantelleria Trapani Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 12:00 Last trip: 23:00 Average duration: 4h 30m Price range: 37.88 € - 337.08 €

Is there a ferry from Trapani to Pantelleria?

Yes, you can travel from Trapani to Pantelleria all year round. The route is operated by Liberty Lines and Siremar ferries.

Siremar ferries operate on the route in the winter months, while Liberty Lines hydrofoils serve crossings from June to September. There are usually up to 3 crossings a day and the connection is active all week in the high season.

What’s the ferry schedule from Trapani to Pantelleria?

The earliest ferry to Pantelleria normally leaves the port of Trapani at 13:30, with estimated arrival at 16:00. Keep in mind that this crossing is only available in the summer.

The latest ferry departs at 23:00 and arrives at its destination at 06:30, the following morning.

Tip: keep in mind that ferry timetables may change. Therefore, we recommend checking the latest ferry schedules on Ferryhopper.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Trapani to Pantelleria?

Trapani - Pantelleria ferry tickets start at around €40. The ticket price depends on the season and the ferry company.


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Infants and toddlers up to 3-4 years old travel for free, while there are also discount tickets for children up to 11 years old. There is also a special discount for permanent residents of Pantelleria.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Trapani to Pantelleria?

The Trapani - Pantelleria ferry crossing takes from 2 hr 30 min to 7 hr 30 min, depending on the operator.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Trapani to Pantelleria?

The connection between Trapani and Pantelleria is also operated by fast hydrofoils. The fastest ferry to Pantelleria takes 2.5 hours and the route is operated by Liberty Lines.

What’s the distance between Trapani and Pantelleria?

The distance between Trapani and Pantelleria is 76 nautical miles (about 141 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Pantelleria from Trapani

Here are a few tips that you could use for your trip to Pantelleria:

  • If you travel in the high season, we recommend arriving at the port of Trapani at least 45 min in advance, as it can get quite busy.
  • Pantelleria is truly mesmerizing, so we recommend staying there for at least 4-5 days.
  • If you are planning a romantic vacation in Italy, the island is one of the best destinations for couples.
  • From Trapani, you can also catch ferries to the Egadi Islands. Check our Map of ferries and find all routes available to Favignana, Marettimo, and Levanzo!

Where to take the ferry from Trapani to Pantelleria?

Ferries from Trapani to Pantelleria depart from the pier in Via Ammiraglio Staiti 23. The port area of Trapani is located very close to the historic center, and the port leads directly to the heart of the city.

The railway station is less than 1 km from the port while the Trapani Airport is 18 km away.

Can I travel on the ferry from Trapani to Pantelleria with a car?

Yes, but you can only bring your vehicle on Siremar ferries traveling to Pantelleria.

Ferry luggage

Each ferry company has its own baggage allowance policy. More specifically:

  • On Liberty Lines hydrofoils, you can carry up to 10 kg of hand luggage with a maximum size of 60x40x20 cm. However, young passengers traveling with a half-price ticket can board up to 5 kg of luggage.
  • On Siremar ferries, each passenger can bring along 1 piece of luggage weighing up to 20 kg.


The hydrofoils and ferries operating on the route from Trapani to Pantelleria don’t have cabins, but there is seat accommodation included in the ticket.

Pet travel

You can travel with your pet on Trapani - Pantelleria ferries, but you must register it in the booking. Small pets must travel in a pet carrier or cage. Medium and large-sized pets should wear a muzzle and be on a leash.

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

Useful info: keep in mind that on Siremar ferries there’s a €14.40 fee to travel with your pet, while on Liberty Lines ferries there’s no extra charge.

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