Salina
Rinella
Ferry to Aeolian Islands
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Salina Rinella Ferry

There are usually 6 daily sailings and up to 44 weekly between Salina and Rinella. 2 operators sail this route Liberty Lines Fast Ferries & Siremar. Ferry timetables change seasonally use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and availability for Salina Rinella ferries.

Salina Rinella Ferry Times

The earliest Salina Rinella ferry sailings typically depart Salina at around 05:15. The average sailing time is approximately 10m and the fastest sailing time is approximately 10m.

Salina Rinella Ferry Prices

Salina Rinella ferry prices typically range between £13* and £31*. The average price is typically £19*. The cheapest Salina Rinella ferry prices start from £12*. The average price for a foot passenger is £19*. The average price for a car is £273*.

Pricing will vary depending on number of passengers vehicle type route and sailing times. Pricing is taken from searches over last 30 days last updated 05 July, 2023.

How far is it from Salina to Rinella?

The distance between Salina to Rinella is approximately 3.3 miles (5.3km) or 2.9 nautical miles for the mariners!

Can I travel by car on the Salina Rinella ferry?

No, ferry operators currently allow cars to travel onboard between Salina and Rinella

Can I travel as a foot passenger from Salina to Rinella?

Yes, foot passengers can travel with Liberty Lines Fast Ferries, Siremar between Salina and Rinella.

Salina Rinella Ferry Operator Schedules

  • Liberty Lines Fast Ferries - 28 weekly sailings, 4 daily sailings
  • Siremar - 4 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings

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Salina - Rinella Route summary
Departure Country Italy
Destination Country Italy
No. of Operators 2
Operators Liberty Lines Fast Ferries & Siremar
Average Price £15*
Average Daily Sailings 6
Average Weekly Sailings 43
Average Sailing Duration 11m
Fastest Sailing Duration 10m
First Ferry 05:15
Last Ferry 20:30
Distance 2 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 Salina to Rinella?

    The ferry crossing time from Salina to Rinella is approximately 17m. Sailing durations may vary from season to season and by operator so we’d advise doing a live check.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Salina to Rinella?

    There are 2 popular ferry operators for Salina to Rinella. These are
    • Liberty Lines Fast Ferries
    • Siremar
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Salina to Rinella?

    Book ferries from Salina to Rinella 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 Salina to Rinella?

    Yes, you can travel as a foot passenger from Salina to Rinella with
    • Liberty Lines Fast Ferries
    • Siremar
  • Can you take your car on the ferry from Salina to Rinella?

    Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Salina to Rinella with
    • Siremar
  • Can you bring pets on the ferry from Salina to Rinella?

    Yes, pets are permitted onboard the ferry. You may need a pet passport. Please read the ferry operators pet guidelines. Currently you can bring pets on ferries with
    • Liberty Lines Fast Ferries

Salina Guide

Forming one of the Aeolian group of islands, Salina lies just to the north of Sicily and is the second largest island in the archipelago. The island is divided into three distinct areas. Santa Marina which is on the eastern coast, Malfi in the north and Leni in the south west. With a history that can be traced back to the 4th century, Salina began as a Greek settlement which at the time was called Didyme, which is a Greek name that means "twins" in reference to the two mountains on the island. However, the island was inhabited as far back as the Bronze Age and since then has been developed and abandoned many times. The island is popular with visitors and one of the most popular sights is the salt lake at Lingua which was once the site for the production of sea salt, hence the name Salina ("salt mill" in Italian). Also popular attractions are the Roman tombs that are located on the slopes of Fossa and the Sanctuary of the Madonna del Terzito, located between Malfi and Leni. This is the religious centre of the island and attracts many pilgrims on the main feast day of July 23rd each year.

Salina has two ports, Santa Marina and Rinella, served by ferries and hydrofoils from Hydrofoil service is active from Naples, Palermo, Reggio Calabria, Messina and Milazzo.


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.


Salina to Rinella Ferry Timetables

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


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 05:30 05:40 10 minutes Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 08:45 08:55 10 minutes Everyday
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 10:15 10:25 10 minutes Everyday
Siremar 10:30 15:30 5 hours Thu, Fri
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 12:15 12:25 10 minutes Everyday
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 14:20 14:30 10 minutes Everyday
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 15:10 15:20 10 minutes Everyday
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 16:45 16:55 10 minutes Everyday
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 18:55 19:05 10 minutes Everyday
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