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Ferry from Vulcano to Panarea

Depending on the season their are usually 4 daily and 33 weekly sailings between Vulcano and Panarea. 2 ferry operators sail between Vulcano to Panarea, these include Liberty Lines Fast Ferries & Siremar. Vulcano Panarea Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get the latest pricing and availability for your ferry trip.

Vulcano to Panarea Ferry Times

The earliest ferry from Vulcano to Panarea typically departs Vulcano at about 07:50. The average sailing time of a Vulcano Panarea ferry is approximately 1h 24m and the fastest sailing time is approximately 50m.

Vulcano Panarea Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for Vulcano Panarea ferries typically range between €17* and €63*. The average price is around €40*. The cheapest ferry prices from Vulcano to Panarea start from €9*. The average price for a foot passenger is €40*.

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

What is the distance between Vulcano and Panarea?

The distance between Vulcano to Panarea is approximately 16.8 miles (27.1km), or 14.6 nautical miles.

Is there a Vulcano Panarea car ferry?

No ferry operators currently provide a car ferry between Vulcano and Panarea

Are foot passengers allowed on the Vulcano Panarea ferry?

Yes, foot passengers can travel on ferries from Vulcano to Panarea with Liberty Lines Fast Ferries, Siremar.

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Vulcano - Panarea Route summary
Departure Country Italy
Destination Country Italy
No. of Operators 2
Operators Liberty Lines Fast Ferries & Siremar
Average Price 51 €*
Average Daily Sailings 4
Average Weekly Sailings 33
Average Sailing Duration 1h 24m
Fastest Sailing Duration 50m
First Ferry 07:50
Last Ferry 17:45
Distance 14 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2024-07-02.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Vulcano to Panarea?

The approximate duration for ferries from Vulcano to Panarea is 1h 45m. Durations can vary by operator and season.

How much is the ferry from Vulcano to Panarea?

Vulcano to Panarea is approximately 31 €. We recommended booking in advance for the best price and availability. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Vulcano to Panarea?

2 popular ferry companies travel from Vulcano to Panarea. These ferry companies are
  • Liberty Lines Fast Ferries
  • Siremar

How can I book ferry tickets from Vulcano to Panarea?

Book Vulcano to Panarea 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 Vulcano to Panarea?

Yes, foot passengers are allowed onboard the ferries from Vulcano to Panarea with
  • Liberty Lines Fast Ferries
  • Siremar

Can you take your car on the ferry from Vulcano to Panarea?

Yes, you can travel with a car from Vulcano to Panarea with the following operators
  • Siremar

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Vulcano to Panarea?

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
  • Liberty Lines Fast Ferries

How far is Panarea from Vulcano?

Vulcano to Panarea is approximately 14 nautical miles distance apart.

Vulcano Guide

The small Italian volcanic island of Vulcano lies in the Tyrrhenian Sea and is around 25 km to the north of Sicily, and is the most southerly of the eight islands that make up the Aeolian Islands. The island is only around 21 sq. km and its highest point is just under 500 m above sea level. There are a number of volcanos on the island, and includes one of four active, non-submarine, volcanoes in Italy. The most recent volcanic activity is the Gran Cratere at the top of the Fossa cone, the cone having grown in the Lentia Caldera in the middle of the island, and has had at least 9 major eruptions in the last 6,000 years. However, the island's volcanoes have been quiet since around 1890 when Fossa erupted and deposited around 5 meters of pyroclastic material on the summit. The island is also famous for its hot springs which are located a short walk from the harbour. For the brave, visitors are able to walk to the crater of a volcano where you can observe smoke coming out of the ground!

Hydrofoil and ferry services connect Vulcano to the other Aeolian Islands and to Sicily and the mainland. Access from Milazzo in Sicily is convenient, as Vulcano is the boat's first stop from there as they continue to the other islands.

Panarea Guide

Panarea is an Italian island that lies off the north eastern coast of the island of Sicily and is the second smallest of the Aeolian islands which are a group of volcanic islands. The island is popular with tourists who go there to enjoy its beaches and lovely scenery and for a small island, it is surprisingly well equipped. San Pietro on the island's east coast is the landing beach for the island and is also where most services and facilities are located. There is also a small port that caters for ships, hydrofoils, fishing vessels and pleasure boats.

Among the beaches on the island are Cala Junco, in the south of the island and is accessible both by sea and by land along a path that leads to the beach. Along the road to Cala Junco you can also reach the beach of Cala degli Zimmari. These are the only two beaches on the island accessible by land.

The small port accommodates ferries departing to Napoli and Milazzo.

Vulcano to Panarea Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 22/07/2024 and 28/07/2024

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 07:50 09:05 1 hour 15 minutes Everyday
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 08:55 10:15 1 hour 20 minutes Everyday
Siremar 09:10 11:25 2 hours 15 minutes Wed, Sat
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 10:20 11:55 1 hour 35 minutes Everyday
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 10:30 11:55 1 hour 25 minutes Everyday
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 13:25 14:40 1 hour 15 minutes Everyday
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 15:30 16:50 1 hour 20 minutes Tue, Wed, Thu, Sat, Sun
Siremar 16:10 19:25 3 hours 15 minutes Fri
Siremar 16:10 19:35 3 hours 25 minutes Tue
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 17:30 18:45 1 hour 15 minutes Everyday
Siremar 17:45 20:45 3 hours Sun
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