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There are 6 ways to get from Naples to Vulcano (Mountain) by ferry, train, bus and ferry or plane

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Recommended option

Ferry  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Vulcano

42€ - 72€

5 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  7h 51m

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno Fr / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Salerno to Vulcano

80€ - 150€

Train, ferry via Messina  •  8h 24m

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Messina Centrale Ic
  2. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Vulcano

43€ - 78€

Bus and ferry, ferry  •  10h 33m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Napoli to Messina - Piazza della Repubblica
  2. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Vulcano

107€ - 194€

Ferry via Rinella  •  16h 30m

  1. Take the ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Rinella
  2. Take the ferry from Rinella to Vulcano

85€ - 108€

Fly, train, ferry  •  8h 21m

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Catania (CTA) NAP - CTA
  2. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
  3. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Vulcano

48€ - 174€

Naples → Vulcano (Mountain)
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Naples to Vulcano (Mountain) is to train and ferry via Messina which costs 40€ - 80€ and takes 8h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Naples to Vulcano (Mountain) is to ferry which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 7h 35m.

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No, there is no direct ferry from Naples to Vulcano (Mountain). However, there are services departing from Napoli Mergellina and arriving at Vulcano via Rinella. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 30m.

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The distance between Naples and Vulcano (Mountain) is 279 km.

The best way to get from Naples to Vulcano (Mountain) without a car is to ferry which takes 7h 35m and costs 40€ - 75€.

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It takes approximately 7h 35m to get from Naples to Vulcano (Mountain), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Naples Airport to Catania Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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easyJet and Volotea offer flights from Naples Airport to Catania Airport.

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There are 311+ hotels available in Vulcano (Mountain). Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Naples to Naples Airport is to bus which takes 14 min and costs 1€ - 5€.

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Map of how to get from Naples to Vulcano (Mountain).
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  • Distance: 278.8 km
  • Duration: 7h 35m

What companies run services between Naples, Italy and Vulcano (Mountain), Sicily, Italy?

SNAV operates a ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Vulcano once daily. Tickets cost 40€ - 60€ and the journey takes 6h 10m. Siremar also services this route 3 times a week.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 220€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Naples to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 200€
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
8€ - 12€
Base Standard
21€ - 28€
Base Premium
27€ - 40€
Trenitalia

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 9€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
7€ - 9€
Train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
12€ - 14€
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 Napoli Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
4€ - 7€
Train from Napoli Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
26€ - 40€
Train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
7€ - 10€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale Station to Salerno
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 35€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
13€ - 18€
Smart Low Cost
10€ - 15€
Smart Flex
23€ - 35€
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Napoli to Messina - Piazza della Repubblica
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 80€
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Siremar
Phone
+39 090.36.46.01
Email
servizioclienti@siremar.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Vulcano
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
67€
Website
Siremar
Ferry from Milazzo to Vulcano
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 35€
Website
Siremar
Ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Rinella
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
74€
Website
Siremar
Ferry from Rinella to Vulcano
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
12€ - 35€
Website
Siremar
Alicost
Phone
+39.089.87.14.83
Email
alicostspa@alicost.com
Website
alicost.it
Ferry from Salerno to Vulcano
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
Alicost
Liberty Lines S.P.A.
Phone
0923.873813
Email
callcenter@libertylines.it
Website
libertylines.it
Ferry from Milazzo to Vulcano
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 19€
Website
Liberty Lines S.P.A.
Ferry from Rinella to Vulcano
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Website
Liberty Lines S.P.A.

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