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Palermo Naples Ferries

Ferries from Palermo to Naples typically sail 2 times daily and up to 18 times weekly. 3 ferry operators sail between Palermo to Naples, these include Grandi Navi Veloci, Grimaldi Lines & Tirrenia. Palermo Naples Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get the latest pricing and availability for your ferry trip.

Palermo to Naples Ferry Times

The earliest ferry from Palermo to Naples typically departs Palermo at about 08:45. The average sailing time of a Palermo Naples ferry is approximately 10h 34m and the fastest sailing time is approximately 8h 30m.

Palermo Naples Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for Palermo Naples ferries typically range between €67* and €323*. The average price is around €176*. The cheapest ferry prices from Palermo to Naples start from €20*. The average price for a foot passenger is €118*. The average price for a car ferry is €208*.

Pricing will vary by season and depend on the number of passengers, vehicle type and sailing time. Pricing is taken from searches over last 30 days, last updated 05 July, 2023.

What is the distance between Palermo and Naples?

The distance between Palermo to Naples is approximately 192.1 miles (309.1km), or 166.9 nautical miles.

Is there a Palermo Naples car ferry?

Yes, Grandi Navi Veloci, Grimaldi Lines, Tirrenia offer a car ferry from Palermo to Naples. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Palermo and Naples.

Are foot passengers allowed on the Palermo Naples ferry?

Yes, foot passengers can travel on ferries from Palermo to Naples with Grandi Navi Veloci, Grimaldi Lines, Tirrenia.

Palermo Naples Ferry Operator Schedules

  • Tirrenia - 7 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings
  • Grandi Navi Veloci - 7 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings
  • Grimaldi Lines - 3 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings

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Palermo - Naples Route summary
Departure Country Italy
Destination Country Italy
No. of Operators 3
Operators Grandi Navi Veloci, Grimaldi Lines & Tirrenia
Average Price 214 €*
Average Daily Sailings 2
Average Weekly Sailings 17
Average Sailing Duration 10h 34m
Fastest Sailing Duration 8h 30m
First Ferry 08:45
Last Ferry 23:59
Distance 166 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2023-08-01.

Most popular questions

  • How long is the ferry from Palermo to Naples?

    The approximate duration for ferries from Palermo to Naples is 10h 15m. Durations can vary by operator and season.
  • How much is the ferry from Palermo to Naples?

    Palermo to Naples is approximately 176 €. We recommended booking in advance for the best price and availability. Price exclusive of booking fees.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Palermo to Naples?

    3 popular ferry companies travel from Palermo to Naples. These ferry companies are
    • Tirrenia
    • Grandi Navi Veloci
    • Grimaldi Lines
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Palermo to Naples?

    Book Palermo to Naples tickets through our deal finder, where you can view the latest prices and schedules.
  • How far is Naples from Palermo?

    Palermo to Naples is approximately 166 nautical miles distance apart.

Palermo Guide

The Italian city of Palermo is located in the north west of Sicily, by the Gulf of Palermo in the Tyrrhenian Sea. The city has a reputation across the world for its history, gastronomy, culture and architecture with a its origins dating back over 2,700 years. Many visitors flock to the city and it has become Sicily's main hub for culture, commerce and tourism. The city's centre has many examples of fine palaces and churches which give way to areas whose way of life doesn't seem to have changed for centuries. This is perhaps most evident in the markets in Palermo, whose Arabic origins can still be seen today thanks to the noise, aromas, colours, narrow streets and with the excellent array of produce on offer and the general 'souk's atmosphere.

From the city's port, ferry services operate to destinations include Genoa, with a crossing time of 21 hours, Civitavecchia, 14 hour crossing time, Naples, 10 hours and 30 minutes, and Tunisia, 10 hours. It is recommended that foot passengers check in 1 hour prior to departure and vehicles 2 hours prior to departure. For all departures to Tunisia check in should be 4 hours prior to departure.


Naples Guide

The Italian city of Naples is the largest city in southern Italy and is certainly one of the most beautiful, especially around the Bay of Naples. The city was founded by the Greeks and was later enlarged by the Romans all of which is reflected in the city's rich history and stunning architecture. Located to one side of Naples is Mount Vesuvius, and near to the bay are the picturesque islands of Capri, Ischia and Procida, all of which are located close enough for day trips departing from Naples.

The centre of Naples is quite compact and is full of palaces, spectacular churches, monasteries, convents and castles and is the perfect place to stroll around and marvel at the spectacle. Popular attractions are the Duomo, which is an ancient cathedral that dates back to the late 13th century and early 14th century. Also of interest is the Palazzo Reale, the Teatro San Carlo and the Museo Archeologico Nazionale, which is filled with some of the best archaeological exhibits in Italy. Finally, there is the Napoli Sotterranea which is a series of underground tunnels, stairs, rooms and halls that are right in the heart of the city.


Palermo to Naples Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 19/02/2024 and 25/02/2024


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Grandi Navi Veloci 20:15 06:45 10 hours 30 minutes Mon
Tirrenia 20:15 06:45 10 hours 30 minutes Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
Grandi Navi Veloci 21:00 08:30 11 hours 30 minutes Sun
Tirrenia 21:00 08:30 11 hours 30 minutes Sun
Grandi Navi Veloci 21:00 09:00 12 hours Tue, Thu, Sat
Grimaldi Lines 23:30 09:00 9 hours 30 minutes Sun
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