Ferries from Sorrento to Amalfi

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Overview: Ferry from Sorrento to Amalfi

distanceDistance12 miles (19 km)
durationAverage ferry duration1 h 40 min
priceAverage ferry ticket price$22 (€19)
changesDirect ferryNo
carriersFerry operatorsNLG, snavgc, Alilauro, Positano Jet, travelMar, Alilauro or Snav

Ferries from Sorrento to Amalfi cover the 12 miles (19 km) long route taking on average 1 h 40 min with our travel partners like NLG, snavgc, Alilauro, Positano Jet, travelMar, Alilauro or Snav. There are direct ferry services available. You can get the cheapest ferry tickets for this route for as low as $22 (€19), but the average price of ferry tickets is $22 (€19).

Ferry operators: NLG, Alilauro and Positano Jet from Sorrento to Amalfi

Buy your official NLG, Alilauro and Positano Jet ferry tickets between Sorrento and Amalfi from $22 (€19) with Omio. Find ferry times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.

Positano Jet

Positano Jet cover the Amalfi Coast from April to October. Their ferry service goes from Amalfi to Positano and onto Capri, with the duration of the journey taking just 30 minutes. In high season there are a number of daily departures for you to easily travel around the Amalfi coast.

    Alilauro is an Italian ferry company that operates a fleet of hydrofoils and ferries between the islands of the Gulf of Naples, Italy. The company operates a total of 12 vessels, with services to the islands of Capri, Ischia, Ponza and Procida, as well as to the Amalfi Coast and the Sorrento Peninsula. They also have a variety of services on board like restaurant, bar, and entertainment. The cost of a ferry ticket will vary depending on the route, the time of year, and the type of accommodation selected.

      Navigazione Libera del Golfo (NLG) is an Italian ferry company that operates services in the Gulf of Naples. The company was established in 1932 and is based in Naples, Italy. NLG operates a fleet of ferries that provide transportation services for passengers and vehicles between the islands of the Gulf of Naples and the mainland, such as the islands of Capri, Ischia, and Procida.

        Ferries from Sorrento to Amalfi

        Traveling by ferry is an excellent way to reach the Amalfi Coast. In fact, with its steep cliffs and inaccessible villages, the region is ideally suited to boat transport, and there should always be plenty of options to choose from. Between April and October, Volaviamare provides a daily service from Sorrento to Amalfi, with two sailings every day. Ferries to Amalfi tend to leave soon after breakfast, and shortly after lunch, so they should be suitable for day trippers. Travelers can expect journeys take just 50 minutes in all cases, and passengers are permitted to take pets with them if required. There's no option to take vehicles on board, aside from bicycles, but ample parking is provided at a sheltered garage in Sorrento, so it's easy to arrange quick trips to Amalfi. Boats leave from the main port in Sorrento, which is well connected to regional resorts and cities via bus and rail. They will arrive at Amalfi, a few hundred meters away from the historic port town.

        Timetable of ferries from Sorrento to Amalfi

        Ferries from Sorrento to Amalfi offer a convenient way to visit the Amalfi Coast, and all visitors should be able to find a suitable departure time. The boats used by Volaviamare are high speed ferries, which depart from the Port of Sorrento, and arrive at the dock in the town of Amalfi itself. There will be various daily departures to choose from at most times of year. However, customers should note that ferries only operate during the region's peak holiday season, between April and October. Outside that period, travelers may have to seek other routes to Amalfi. During peak holiday season, there will be a couple of sailings from Sorrento every day of the week, both of which leave during the day. Sailings  take just 50 minutes, making the trip quick and convenient. Prices are reasonable, and there should be big discounts for children under 12 years of age. Luggage will incur a small surcharge, but not more than a couple of euros. There are also special services for wheelchair users and support will be provided for elderly passengers. To access one-to-one assistance, travelers should specify their requirements at the booking stage.

        What do you need to know to travel by ferry from Sorrento to Amalfi?

        Departing Port: All ferries from Sorrento to Amalfi will depart from the Port of Sorrento (also known as Marina Piccola). Getting there is easy. From central Sorrento, passengers can simply take the Sorrento Lift from Villa Communale, or take public buses from Piazza Tasso. Trains also run into Sorrento station along the Circumvesuviana line, ensuring that those staying nearby can reach ferries with ease. Facilities at the port itself are basic, but cafes and shops can be found nearby. There's a secured parking lot on-site, making life easier for self-drive vacationers.

        Arrival Port: Ferries from Sorrento to Amalfi will dock at Amalfi Harbor Marina Coppola. Again, services at the port are very simple, but passengers won't need to walk far to reach the heart of Amalfi, where restaurants, stores, and other amenities are easy to come by. The city center is around 600 meters east of the port, and can be reached via a scenic seafront promenade. SITA buses also run from directly next to the port, allowing onward transport to Amalfi Coast destinations.

        Travel Tips: Travel from Sorrento to Amalfi

        Travel Tips: Travel to Amalfi easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Sorrento to Amalfi.
        If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Sorrento to Amalfi ferries for as little as $22 (€19)  in the next 7 days.
        The ferry price from Sorrento to Amalfi is on average $22 (€19)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
        When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Sorrento to Amalfi by ferry to be approximately 12 miles (19 km).
        On average the Sorrento to Amalfi ferry travel time is 1 h 40 min  for the 12 miles (19 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
        For the trip from Sorrento to Amalfi you can take a ferry with NLG, snavgc, Alilauro, Positano Jet, travelMar, Alilauro or Snav. Be sure to check out all possible ferry operators that offer services between Sorrento and Amalfi on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
        You can find ferries to Amalfi from Sorrento to cost on average $22 (€19) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying ferry tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Sorrento to Amalfi ferry generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
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