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There are 3 ways to get from Napoli Mergellina Station to Lipari by ferry, train or bus and ferry

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Recommended option

Ferry  •  6h 37m

  1. Take the ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Lipari

16€ - 70€

2 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  9h 43m

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

44€ - 84€

Bus and ferry, ferry  •  12h 20m

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

107€ - 202€

Napoli Mergellina Station → Lipari
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The cheapest way to get from Napoli Mergellina Station to Lipari is to ferry which costs 16€ - 70€ and takes 6h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Napoli Mergellina Station to Lipari is to ferry which costs 16€ - 70€ and takes 6h 37m.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Napoli Mergellina and arriving at Lipari. Services depart six times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 30m.

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The distance between Napoli Mergellina Station and Lipari is 270 km.

The best way to get from Napoli Mergellina Station to Lipari without a car is to ferry which takes 6h 37m and costs 16€ - 70€.

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The ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Lipari takes 6h 30m including transfers and departs six times a week.

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There are 335+ hotels available in Lipari. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Napoli Mergellina Station to Lipari.
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  • Distance: 270.2 km
  • Duration: 6h 37m

What companies run services between Napoli Mergellina Station, Italy and Lipari, Italy?

SNAV operates a ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Lipari once daily. Tickets cost 40€ - 65€ and the journey takes 6h 30m. Siremar also services this route twice a week.

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 Napoli Centrale to Milazzo
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
28€ - 40€
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 Lipari
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
16€ - 70€
Website
Siremar
Ferry from Milazzo to Lipari
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 40€
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

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