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Vulcano Rinella Ferries

Ferries from Vulcano to Rinella typically sail 6 times daily and up to 47 times weekly. 2 ferry operators sail between Vulcano to Rinella, these include Liberty Lines Fast Ferries & Siremar. Vulcano Rinella Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get the latest pricing and availability for your ferry trip.

Vulcano to Rinella Ferry Times

The earliest ferry from Vulcano to Rinella typically departs Vulcano at about 07:30. The average sailing time of a Vulcano Rinella ferry is approximately 1h 2m and the fastest sailing time is approximately 40m.

Vulcano Rinella Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for Vulcano Rinella ferries typically range between €18* and €21*. The average price is around €19*. The cheapest ferry prices from Vulcano to Rinella start from €18*. The average price for a foot passenger is €19*. The average price for a car ferry is €283*.

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 Vulcano and Rinella?

The distance between Vulcano to Rinella is approximately 12.8 miles (20.6km), or 11.1 nautical miles.

Is there a Vulcano Rinella car ferry?

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

Are foot passengers allowed on the Vulcano Rinella ferry?

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

Vulcano Rinella Ferry Operator Schedules

  • Liberty Lines Fast Ferries - 38 weekly sailings, 5 daily sailings
  • Siremar - 11 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings

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Most popular questions

  • How long is the ferry from Vulcano to Rinella?

    The approximate duration for ferries from Vulcano to Rinella is 57m. Durations can vary by operator and season.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Vulcano to Rinella?

    2 popular ferry companies travel from Vulcano to Rinella. These ferry companies are
    • Liberty Lines Fast Ferries
    • Siremar
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Vulcano to Rinella?

    Book Vulcano to Rinella 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 Rinella?

    Yes, foot passengers are allowed onboard the ferries from Vulcano to Rinella with
    • Liberty Lines Fast Ferries
    • Siremar
  • Can you take your car on the ferry from Vulcano to Rinella?

    Yes, you can travel with a car from Vulcano to Rinella with the following operators
    • Siremar
  • Can you bring pets on the ferry from Vulcano to Rinella?

    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

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.


Rinella Guide

Rinella is a small Italian village that is located on the island of Salina which is one of the Aeolian Islands. The island's full name is Santa Marina Salina and lies around 120 km to the north east of Palermo and 70 km to the north west of Messina. The island is well known for its black sandy beaches and its caves and also for its square which was used as a filming location for the movie "Volcano".

There are three areas on Salina: Santa Marina on the eastern coast, Malfa to the north and Leni to the south west and from Leni heading down to the coast is the village of Rinella. Located above the village of Leni is Valdichiesa in the island's centre. Other small villages on Salina are Capo Faro, Pollara and Lingua.

The village is home to the island's port where ferries can be taken to Palermo and Milazzo on the island of Sicily.


Vulcano to Rinella Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 26/02/2024 and 03/03/2024


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 07:55 08:55 1 hour Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Siremar 08:50 10:20 1 hour 30 minutes Sun
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 09:25 10:25 1 hour Everyday
Siremar 11:20 12:45 1 hour 25 minutes Mon, Fri, Sat
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 11:25 12:25 1 hour Everyday
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 13:25 14:30 1 hour 5 minutes Everyday
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 14:25 15:20 55 minutes Everyday
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 15:05 15:55 50 minutes Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 15:55 16:55 1 hour Everyday
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 18:10 19:05 55 minutes Everyday
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 20:10 20:55 45 minutes Everyday
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