There are 3 ways to get from Agrigento to Lampedusa by ferry, car ferry, train or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Ferry  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the ferry from Porto Empedocle to Lampedusa

$70 - $95

Cheapest option

Carferry  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the carferry from Porto Empedocle to Lampedusa


1 alternative option

Train, fly  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Agrigento Centrale to Palermo Centrale
  2. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Lampedusa (LMP) PMO - LMP

$68 - $400

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Porto Empedocle and arriving at Lampedusa. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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The distance between Agrigento and Lampedusa is 219 km.

The best way to get from Agrigento to Lampedusa without a car is to ferry which takes 4 h 15 min and costs .

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The ferry from Porto Empedocle to Lampedusa takes 4 h 15 min including transfers and departs five times a week.

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The quickest flight from Palermo Airport to Lampedusa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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DAT Danish Air Transport offers flights from Palermo Airport to Lampedusa Airport.

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There are 171+ hotels available in Lampedusa. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Agrigento to Lampedusa.
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  • Distance: 136.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 15 min

What companies run services between Agrigento, Italy and Lampedusa, Italy?

Liberty Lines S.P.A. operates a ferry from Agrigento to Lampedusa 5 times a week. Tickets cost $70 - $95 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

DAT Danish Air Transport
Flights from Palermo to Lampedusa
Ave. Duration
1 h
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Train operators

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

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+39 06 68475475
Train from Agrigento Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $22
1st Class
$18 - $22
Ferry operators
Car ferry from Porto Empedocle to Lampedusa
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
5 times a week
Estimated price
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