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There are 3 ways to get from Amalfi to Lipari by train or ferry

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Recommended option

Train, ferry  •  8h 4m

  1. Take the train from Salerno to Milazzo Ic
  2. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Lipari

72€ - 113€

Cheapest option

Train, ferry via Naples  •  11h 17m

  1. Take the train from Sorrento to Napoli Porta Nolana 1
  2. Take the ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Lipari

26€ - 95€

1 alternative option

Train, ferry via Naples #2  •  19h 17m

  1. Take the train from Sorrento to Napoli Porta Nolana 1
  2. Take the ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Rinella
  3. Take the ferry from Rinella to Lipari

38€ - 130€

Amalfi → Lipari
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amalfi to Lipari is to train and ferry via Naples which costs 35€ - 130€ and takes 19h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Amalfi to Lipari is to train and ferry which costs 70€ - 120€ and takes 8h 4m.

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The distance between Amalfi and Lipari is 243 km.

The best way to get from Amalfi to Lipari without a car is to train and ferry which takes 8h 4m and costs 70€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 8h 4m to get from Amalfi to Lipari, including transfers.

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There are 337+ hotels available in Lipari. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Amalfi to Lipari.
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  • Distance: 242.7 km
  • Duration: 8h 4m

What companies run services between Amalfi, Italy and Lipari, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Amalfi to Lipari. However, you can take the taxi to Salerno, take the train to Milazzo, take the walk to Milazzo, then take the ferry to Lipari. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Amalfi to Lipari via Sorrento, Sorrento, Napoli Porta Nolana, Garibaldi - Circumvesuviana, Bruno - Sannazaro, and Napoli Mergellina in around 11h 17m.

Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Salerno to Milazzo
Ave. Duration
5h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
25€ - 35€
Ente Autonomo Volturno S.r.l.
Ferry operators
Liberty Lines S.P.A.
Phone
0923.873813
Email
callcenter@libertylines.it
Website
libertylines.it
Ferry from Milazzo to Lipari
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
Liberty Lines S.P.A.
Ferry from Rinella to Lipari
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Website
Liberty Lines S.P.A.
Siremar
Phone
+39 090.36.46.01
Email
servizioclienti@siremar.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Ferry from Milazzo to Lipari
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 40€
Website
Siremar
Ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Lipari
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
16€ - 70€
Website
Siremar
Ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Rinella
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
16€ - 70€
Website
Siremar
Ferry from Rinella to Lipari
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
34€
Website
Siremar
Navigazione Generale Italiana S.p.A
Phone
800 250000
Email
reclami@ngi-spa.it
Website
ngi-spa.it
Ferry from Milazzo to Lipari
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€
Website
Navigazione Generale Italiana S.p.A
Ferry from Rinella to Lipari
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Navigazione Generale Italiana S.p.A

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