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Ischia Island ferry

Ischia Island
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You can keep your pet in your cabin by choosing the accommodation indicated as "Pet Access". Alternatively, pets can travel in special areas on board


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 From June 1th to September 30th, The Concell Insular de Formentera regulates the entry of motor vehicles on the island. See more.
During the restricted period, access, circulation and parking are not allowed to the following vehicles:
- Rental vehicles which have not been rented in Formentera
- Quads
- Caravans and campers
Remember that it is mandatory to access to the formentera.eco page.

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Ischia ferryPorts, ferry companies and routes

Ischia ferry is the only way to reach the island and vary in duration, cost and convenience. Ischia is one of the most fascinating and historically rich tourist destinations in the Gulf of Naples. Thanks to MrFerry you can easily compare offers for all departures of the 6 shipping companies covering ferry lines to Ischia, choosing a travel plan that best suits your travel needs.

The port of Ischia

  • Ischia Port – This port is connected year-round with Naples and Pozzuoli. During the tourist season (early May to late September) there are also direct runs from Capri, Sorrento, Amalfi, and Salerno

  • Ischia Casamicciola - Located in the northern part of the island, from this port it is easy to reach all the places of interest on the island of Ischia, such as thermal parks or spas.

  • Ischia Forio - located in the NW part of the island, this port can only be reached by hydrofoil.

The ferry companies
Ischia ferries are managed by the ferry companies Caremar and Medmar. Hyfrofoils to Ischia are managed by the ferry companies Caremar, Snav, Alilauro, Alicost, Alilauro Gruson. Ferries run year-round, while hydrofoils operate mainly during the peak season, which runs from May to September. Departures to Ischia are always scheduled during the day. It is impossibile to leave the island during the night.
Ferries to the island of Ischia are large ships that can carry both passengers and vehicles. They are the ideal solution for those who want to take their cars or motorcycles with them, or for those traveling with bulky luggage. Ferries leave from the Calata Porta di Massa dock in port of Naples or the port of Pozzuoli, and take about 1 hour to reach the island. The ports of arrival on the island are Ischia Porto and Casamicciola.
Hydrofoils to the island of Ischia are fast boats that can only carry passengers and their belongings. They are the fastest and most practical solution for those who want to reach the island in a short time, without having to wait in long queues for vehicles. The hydrofoils leave from the ports of Naples, either from Molo Beverello and Mergellina, and take about an hour to reach the island. The ports of arrival on the island are Ischia Porto, Casamicciola Terme and Forio d'Ischia.

Ischia ferryFares and on board services

Ischia ferry offers variable fares depending on the age of the passengers. Passengers traveling in the Infant band, while they will not have an assigned seat, must mandatorily be included when booking. Children under the age of 3 will travel free of charge with Alicost, Alilauro Gruson and SNAV which also offer discount for children between the ages of 3 and 11 that will be charged the reduced fare. Caremar and Medmar ferries offer free tickets for children under 4 years of age and reduction for children from 4 to 11 while Caremar hydrofoils provide free tickets for children under the age of 2 and reduction for children from 4 to 11.

Ischia ferries on board services

💺 Accommodation 
Each ticket includes the boarding fee and you can sit wherever you like in the armchair lounges. All hydrofoils have bars and toilets, as well as large panoramic windows and open decks to enjoy the warm summer air. On ferries you’ll find larger indoor lounges with comfortable armchairs and TV, bars to have a coffee, enjoy a snack. Wi-Fi is usually free on board.

🐾 Pets
To be allowed on board, all pets must have a ticket. Do not forget to add them while booking! Smaller pets can be transported in carriers, while large pets must be leashed.
NB: The company Alicost allows only one pet per passenger.

🧳 Luggage
Snav, Alilauro, Alicost, Alilauro Gruson allow a maximum of 1 piece of hand luggage per passenger, while Caremar and Medmar has no luggage limit and it is not necessary to specify the number of pieces of luggage when booking.

Hydrofoils have dedicated seats on board for passengers with reduced mobility and are prepared to accommodate people in wheelchairs. Dedicated crew members are also available on board to assist people with reduced mobility.

Book your ferry to Ischia with MrFerry
The island of Ischia can only be reached by sea, traveling by ferry or hydrofoil, depending on your needs. MrFerry will give you the option of booking round trips to Ischia from the mainland or ferry crossing between Ischia and other islands of the Gulf of Naples at the best price. If you want to get the most out of your vacation, don't give anything up, with MrFerry you can travel from Ischia to the famous island of Capri at the cheapest price!


Ischia Ferry Frequently Asked Questions

Every year, starting in the spring and throughout the summer, there is a ban on the landing and movement of cars and motorcycles for residents of the Campania Region on Ischia island. Excluded from the ban are vehicles, in the number of one per household, of persons residing in the territory of the Campania Region who can prove that they are staying for at least 15 days in a private home with a regular rental contract or for 7 days in a hotel or other accommodation.
PLEASE NOTE: This documentation is not required at the time of booking and it is the passenger's responsibility to obtain it. The documentation will be required at the time of boarding the vessel. Carriers reserve the right to refuse boarding. In this case, the ticket purchased will not be refunded.

The fastest way to reach Ischia is by hydrofoil on the Naples Beverello Ischia route. The shortest ferry route is the Pozzuoli Ischia, with a travel time of 1 hour.

Yes, hydrofoils connects the two islands during summer in about 1 hours and 10 minutes.

Offers and special prices for large groups

Mr Ferry can calculate you some quotes for large groups with or without vehicle (bus, but also car or motorbike). If you are at least 10 people travelling, please ask for a special price by filling out the specific form. Our staff will contact you soon to calculate the best available offer!

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