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Ferry from Naples to Sorrento

Depending on the season their are usually 7 daily and 48 weekly sailings between Naples and Sorrento. 2 ferry operators sail between Naples to Sorrento, these include Alilauro & NLG. Naples Sorrento Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get the latest pricing and availability for your ferry trip.

Naples to Sorrento Ferry Times

The earliest ferry from Naples to Sorrento typically departs Naples at about 09:00. The average sailing time of a Naples Sorrento ferry is approximately 43m and the fastest sailing time is approximately 35m.

Naples Sorrento Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for Naples Sorrento ferries typically range between €29* and €105*. The average price is around €62*. The cheapest ferry prices from Naples to Sorrento start from €15*. The average price for a foot passenger is €62*.

Pricing will vary by season and depend on the number of passengers, vehicle type and sailing time.

What is the distance between Naples and Sorrento?

The distance between Naples to Sorrento is approximately 16.2 miles (26.1km), or 14.1 nautical miles.

Is there a Naples Sorrento car ferry?

No ferry operators currently provide a car ferry between Naples and Sorrento

Are foot passengers allowed on the Naples Sorrento ferry?

Yes, foot passengers can travel on ferries from Naples to Sorrento with Alilauro, NLG.

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Naples - Sorrento Route summary
Departure Country Italy
Destination Country Italy
No. of Operators 2
Operators Alilauro & NLG
Average Price 78 €*
Average Daily Sailings 7
Average Weekly Sailings 48
Average Sailing Duration 43m
Fastest Sailing Duration 35m
First Ferry 09:00
Last Ferry 19:30
Distance 14 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2024-04-02.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Naples to Sorrento?

The approximate duration for ferries from Naples to Sorrento is 40m. Durations can vary by operator and season.

How much is the ferry from Naples to Sorrento?

Naples to Sorrento is approximately 73 €. We recommended booking in advance for the best price and availability. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Naples to Sorrento?

2 popular ferry companies travel from Naples to Sorrento. These ferry companies are
  • NLG
  • Alilauro

How can I book ferry tickets from Naples to Sorrento?

Book Naples to Sorrento tickets through our deal finder, where you can view the latest prices and schedules.

Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Naples to Sorrento?

Yes, foot passengers are allowed onboard the ferries from Naples to Sorrento with
  • NLG
  • Alilauro

Can you take your car on the ferry from Naples to Sorrento?

Yes, you can travel with a car from Naples to Sorrento with the following operators
  • NLG

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Naples to Sorrento?

Yes, passengers are allowed to bring their pets onboard the ferry. Please ensure you read all the information around pet travel from the operator you decide to travel with. The following operators currently allow pets on their ferries
  • NLG
  • Alilauro

How far is Sorrento from Naples?

Naples to Sorrento is approximately 14 nautical miles distance apart.

Naples Guide

The Italian city of Naples, or Napoli as it is also called, is located in the Campania region of the country and lies on the Gulf of Naples, on southern Italy's west coast. The city is located in an enviable position between two volcanic areas, Mount Vesuvius and the Campi Flegrei. The Roman ruins of Pompeii, Herculaneum, Oplontis and Stabiae, which were destroyed the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD, are located close to the city as is the city of Sorrento and the beautiful Amalfi Coast. Also located close to Naples are the former parts of the Roman naval facility of Portus Julius, namely the port towns of Pozzuoli and Baia which are both to the north of Naples. The city is adorned with medieval, Baroque and Renaissance churches, castles and palaces and has long been an important centre for the arts and architecture. In the 18th century, Naples went through a period of neoclassicism, following the discovery of the remarkably intact Roman ruins of Herculaneum and Pompeii.

The port of Naples is home to several ferry, hydrofoil and SWATH (Small Waterplane Area Twin Hull) catamaran services, linking numerous locations in both the Neapolitan province, including Capri, Ischia and Sorrento, and the Salernitan province, including Salerno, Positano and Amalfi. Ferry services also operate to Sicily, Sardinia, Ponza and the Aeolian Islands.

Sorrento Guide

The Italian town of Sorrento is a very popular resort town and occupies a perfect coastal location. It is a sophisticated town and is reflected in the most of what the town has to offer including the goods sold in the local gift shops, which tend to be of a high quality. A popular attraction in the town is the Cathedral which has a prominent position in the town's skyline and is located along the Corsa Italia. Other popular attractions include the 15th century Sedil Dominova, the Villa Comunale's Chiesa de San Francesco, with its lovely 14th century cloisters, and the Basilica de San Antonino that is located on the Piazza San Antonio. Alternatively, visitors should pay a visit to the Piazza della Vittoria, which is close to the Marina Grande and whilst the views of Sorrento's bay front here may not quite rival those from the Villa Comunale, they are still rather special and well worth savouring.

From the town's port, ferries can be taken to Capri, Naples and to Castellammare di Stabia.

Naples to Sorrento Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 13/05/2024 and 19/05/2024

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Alilauro 09:00 09:45 45 minutes Mon, Fri, Sat, Sun
NLG 10:00 10:45 45 minutes Everyday
Alilauro 11:00 11:45 45 minutes Mon, Fri, Sat, Sun
Alilauro 13:00 13:45 45 minutes Mon, Fri, Sat, Sun
Alilauro 15:05 15:50 45 minutes Mon, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Alilauro 17:15 18:00 45 minutes Mon, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
NLG 18:25 19:00 35 minutes Everyday
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