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Mallorca to Ibiza Ferry

The Palma to Ibiza ferry route is available with 4 operators and runs all year round. The crossing from Palma to Ibiza takes around 2 hours and 48 minutes on ferries operating this route. The duration for the Palma to Ibiza ferry can vary from 2 hours and 15 minutes to 4 hours depending on weather conditions and the operator that you choose to book with.

Mallorca to Ibiza Ferry Schedules

There are a total of 8 sailings per week from Mallorca to Ibiza. Balearia offer up to 12 weekly sailings, Trasmediterranea offer up to 4 weekly sailings and Grandi Navi Veloci (GNV) offer up to 7 weekly sailings. Please note that ferry timetables often increase in the high season.

Fast Ferry Mallorca to Ibiza

The fastest ferry from Palma to Ibiza is with Balearia in 2 hours and 15 minutes.

How much is a fast ferry from Mallorca to Ibiza?

The fastest ferries from Palma to Ibiza usually cost around £212.

Mallorca to Ibiza Ferry Time

The earliest ferry departs Palma port at approximately 08:00 and the last ferry departs at approximately 16:30. Ferry schedules can vary by operator and season.

Is there an overnight ferry from Majorca to Ibiza?

Unfortunately, there are currently no overnight sailings available from Palma to Ibiza.

Can I reserve a cabin on the ferry from Mallorca to Ibiza?

Yes, cabins are available for booking on ferries from Palma to Ibiza with Trasmed GLE.

Are pets allowed on the Palma to Ibiza ferry?

Yes, Balearia allow pets onboard their ferries from Palma to Ibiza. All pets can travel either in pet-friendly kennels, carriers or with you in comfortable pet friendly cabins. The onboard kennels are in ventilated pet areas that are supervised by specialist staff throughout the journey.

How much luggage can I bring on the ferry from Palma to Ibiza?

Passengers travelling with Balearia don't need to check in luggage or carry-on luggage. Please remember that there is space available below deck for you to store your luggage during the journey.

Mallorca to Ibiza Ferry Price

The price of a ferry from Palma - Ibiza can vary between £59 and £350 depending on the operator, season and whether you are travelling with a vehicle. The average price of a foot passenger is £157, prices can range from £53 and £333. The average price with a car is £209. Car prices can range from £91 and £489. Prices may vary for other vehicle types. All ferry prices can change from season to season.

Prices subject to change, pricing representative of searches over last 30 days. Please note that prices do not include booking fees.

Cheap Ferry Mallorca Ibiza

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How to get from Mallorca to Ibiza

The most convenient way to travel from Mallorca to Ibiza is by ferry. With 1 sailing per day, you will definitely find a suitable ferry crossing to suit your needs. However, there is an alternative ferry to Ibiza if you require additional flexibility including the Valencia to Ibiza ferry.

Is there first class on the Mallorca Ibiza ferry?

First class is available on ferries from Palma to Ibiza with Trasmed GLE.

Mallorca to Ibiza Day Trip

You can indeed take a day trip from Palma to Ibiza by ferry. There is a ferry that departs every day at 08:00 and arrives in Ibiza at 10:15. This gives you plenty of time to explore the island and return in time for the last departure.

For more information, please visit our Ferries from Mallorca to Ibiza page.
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Palma - Ibiza Route summary
Departure Country Spain
Destination Country Spain
No. of Operators 3
Operators Balearia, Grandi Navi Veloci & Trasmed GLE
Average Price £192*
Average Daily Sailings 1
Average Weekly Sailings 13
Average Sailing Duration 2h 42m
Fastest Sailing Duration 2h 0m
First Ferry 08:00
Last Ferry 20:00
Distance 81 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 Palma to Ibiza?

The ferry crossing time from Palma to Ibiza is approximately 3h 04m. Sailing durations may vary from season to season and by operator so we’d advise doing a live check.

How much is the ferry from Palma to Ibiza?

Palma to Ibiza ferry price can differ depending on the season. The average price of a ferry from Palma to Ibiza is £192. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Palma to Ibiza?

There are 3 popular ferry operators for Palma to Ibiza. These are
  • Balearia
  • Trasmediterranea
  • Trasmed GLE

How can I book ferry tickets from Palma to Ibiza?

Book ferries from Palma to Ibiza through our deal finder and check our offers page to view the latest ferry offers.

Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Palma to Ibiza?

Yes, you can travel as a foot passenger from Palma to Ibiza with
  • Balearia
  • Trasmed GLE

Can you take your car on the ferry from Palma to Ibiza?

Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Palma to Ibiza with
  • Balearia
  • Trasmed GLE

How far is Ibiza from Palma?

The distance between Palma to Ibiza is approximately 81 nautical Miles.

Palma Ibiza Ferry reviews

  • "A great deal."

    Got a fantastic deal with direct ferries. I was half expecting to pay more when I arrived, as I saw on line some customers seemed to have issues, but it was the real deal. All went great.  The boat itself was fine too, just a bit stinky outside from smokers, it seems to find its way to us, so we stayed inside, Inside was fine. Happily I marked the location when we disembarked in Palma, otherwise finding the Balearia port to leave is tricky as it is further down than the others & very poorly signposted. The link address was not the right port.

    'Abel Matutes' travelled on Abel Matutes

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  • "Algeciras to Ceuta crossing"

    For the past few months I've been having to travel to Ceuta and I only have praise for the ferry and the crew. It's always been a smooth sailing without any hiccups! The crew are always welcoming, polite and with a smile. You can't go wrong choosing Balearia, that's my view anyways

    'Passio per Formentera' travelled on Passio per Formentera

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  • "Great service"

    Fast check-in, good prices, clean areas ! The armchairs are great, you can sleep in them great. 5*

    'Passio per Formentera' travelled on Passio per Formentera

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  • "Nice and relaxed"

    Nice, relaxed and very luxury trip with very nice staff.

    'Abel Matutes' travelled on Abel Matutes

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Palma Guide

The city of Palma is located on the south coast of the Spanish island of Majorca and is the capital city of the Balearic Islands. The city lies on the Bay of Palma and is surrounded to the north and west by a mountain range, which has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, called the Serra de Tramuntana. The city's history dates back to Roman times when the site of the present day city was an established Roman camp. Over the course of its history, the city has also come under the rule of the Byzantine Empire, the Moors and James I of Aragon.

The city is now very popular with tourists with attractions like La Seu, the city's cathedral. Built on the site of an earlier mosque, construction on the cathedral began in 1229 and was finally completed in 1601. Also in the city is the Parc de la Mer (the Park of the Sea) which is overlooked by the cathedral and is where visitors can relax under a large yellow and blue canopy which provides shade to a row of wooden benches.

Palma Ferry Port is located on the south western side of the city and provides excellent views of the cathedral as ferries depart. The busy port has good connections to major roads leading out of the city. Destinations available from the port include Ibiza, Mahon, Barcelona, Valencia and Denia.

Ibiza Guide

The Spanish island of Ibiza lies in the Mediterranean Sea and is located to the east of the Iberian Peninsular and is one of the Balearic Islands. The island's land area is just over 570 sq. km and along with the neighbouring island of Formentera was called the island of the pines by the Greeks. Ibiza Town, the largest town on the island, was first settled by the Phoenicians and still has walls surrounding it that were built in the 16th century to prevent attack by Turkish pirates.

Today, the town is characterized by narrow cobbled streets, medieval mansions and a cathedral which is located close to the castle. the island is popular with scuba divers who are attracted to the island's warm, clear waters. The sea bed in the Las Salinas National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, because of the ecological importance of the sea grass that grows there.

Which is better Palma or Ibiza?

The question of whether Palma or Ibiza is better ultimately depends on personal preferences. Palma, the capital city of Mallorca, offers a blend of history, culture, and beautiful beaches. Its stunning Gothic cathedral, Bellver Castle, and charming old town are major attractions. Palma's vibrant nightlife scene, with numerous bars and clubs, is also popular. Additionally, Mallorca offers various outdoor activities such as hiking, cycling, and water sports.

On the other hand, Ibiza is renowned for its world-famous nightlife and vibrant party scene. The island attracts top DJs and hosts globally recognized clubs like Pacha and Amnesia. Ibiza's beautiful beaches and crystal-clear waters are ideal for relaxation during the day. Moreover, the island offers stunning sunsets, picturesque villages, and exquisite Mediterranean cuisine.

Both destinations have their charm, and the choice between them depends on individual preferences. Those seeking a combination of history, culture, and a lively nightlife might prefer Palma. In contrast, those looking for a party-centric destination with world-class DJs and spectacular beaches may choose Ibiza. It is essential to consider factors such as desired activities, atmosphere, and personal interests when deciding between Palma and Ibiza.

How many days in Ibiza is enough?

The number of days you should spend in Ibiza depends on your preferences and interests. If you are looking to experience the vibrant nightlife and party scene for which Ibiza is famous, a weekend or a few days could be enough. However, if you also want to explore the island's beautiful beaches, visit historical sites, and enjoy the natural beauty of Ibiza, you may want to spend at least a week. This will allow you to relax and take in the different aspects of the island without feeling rushed.

Additionally, if you are interested in attending one of the famous music festivals held in Ibiza, such as the International Music Summit or the Ibiza Rocks festival, you may want to plan your trip accordingly to ensure you have enough time to enjoy the festival and explore the island. Ultimately, the ideal duration of your stay in Ibiza will depend on your personal preferences and the activities you wish to partake in while on the island.


Palma to Ibiza Ferry Timetables

Ferry Timetables between 27/05/2024 and 02/06/2024


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Balearia 08:00 10:15 2 hours 15 minutes Everyday
Balearia 10:00 14:15 4 hours 15 minutes Tue
Trasmed GLE 10:01 13:45 3 hours 44 minutes Tue
Trasmed GLE 11:01 14:30 3 hours 29 minutes Sun
Trasmed GLE 20:00 23:30 3 hours 30 minutes Mon
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