COVID-19 Update Due to exceptional demand relating to Covid-19, and to ensure we help those customers that are due to sail in the next 72 hours, we will be closing our customer service phone lines and handling all queries electronically. For any customer service enquiry please use our online contact form. Please note, we are only processing cancellation requests for sailings in the next month. Please only contact us when your sailing is within the next 31days.

Due to the exceptional nature of Covid-19, ferry operators are offering customers the option to amend their booking to a future date or receive vouchers for a future booking. We appreciate your understanding and support during these exceptional circumstances.

Vulcano - Vibo Valentia is one of our busiest routes - sailings regularly sell out at busy periods
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Vulcano to Vibo Valentia Ferry

The Vulcano Vibo Valentia ferry route connects Aeolian Islands with Italy. Currently there is just the 1 ferry company operating this ferry service, Liberty Lines Fast Ferries. The crossing operates up to 2 times each week with sailing durations from around 3 hours 35 minutes.

Vulcano Vibo Valentia sailing durations and frequency may vary from season to season so we’d advise doing a live check to get the most up to date information.

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.


Vibo Valentia Guide

Vibo Valentia Route Guide 2