Ferries from Sorrento to Capri

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Ferry from Sorrento to Capri

Capri lies about 9 miles (14.5 km) from Sorrento and is easily accessible by a ferry which takes around 20 minutes to cover the distance between the two destinations. SNAV offers transport services along this route and has daily departures throughout the year.  The operator treats travelers to an exciting experience, with the trip to this beautiful island offering unforgettable views.  SNAV's luggage policy allows travelers to board the ferry with hand luggage weighing up to 10 kg, but the hand luggage must only contain only personal items.  Sales agents are allowed to board with their samples if they fulfill custom regulations. Any luggage above 10 kg attracts extra charges. If its size is beyond the cabin requirements, then the passenger should deposit it in the ferry's storage facilities for delivery later on.

Ferry schedules Sorrento to Capri

Ferries ply from Sorrento to Capri daily, with the number of trips varying each day from three to five. Usually, Friday records the highest number of departures, with the first ferry leaving at about a quarter past 7:00 a.m., which is also the peak period.  The distance between Sorrento and Capri is approximately 9 miles (14.5 km) , and a ferry takes an average of 20 minutes to complete the journey. The distance is too short to necessitate any stopovers, and all connections are thus direct. Nevertheless, the trip offers some of the most breathtaking views likely to form the backdrop for the next fortnight. The port of Sorrento boasts excellent restaurants, offer free WiFi, and have clean lavatories. At the arrival terminal, the ferry port of Capri has great facilities and services for passengers, including bars and eclectic shops.

How to find cheap ferries from Sorrento to Capri?

The cheapest ferry ticket for a single footing passenger from Sorrento to Capri is just over 20 EUR.  Travelers can book their tickets in advance on platforms like Omio to avoid unavailability. Early booking is a smart travel choice for travelers planning to use ferries from Sorrento to Capri.  With a simple and easy process of a few clicks, travelers have the freedom to pick travel dates and book seats at the best prices.

How long is the ferry journey from Sorrento to Capri?

The luxurious island of Capri is located about 9 miles (14.5 km) from Sorrento. A ferry ride from the port of Sorrento to Capri lasts an average of 20 minutes. All connections are direct. The recommended arrival time at the port before departure is 20 minutes for passengers on foot, and 40 minutes for those with vehicles. The check-in process for ferries from Sorrento to Capri is easy, simply queue and get in the boat.

What do you need to know before traveling by ferry from Sorrento to Capri?

Departure port: The port of Sorrento lies about 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the town center. There is a public bus that plies from the Sorrento town center to the port, with Marina Piccola as the arrival terminal. The bus service is regular, making three to four trips per hour, and the journey lasts about 10 minutes. The Circumvesuviana train station is close to the bus station in Sorrento town center. The port of Sorrento has a wide range of facilities to cater to the varied needs of travelers. There are numerous parking lots in the area, but the service is at a fee.  Also, there are excellent restaurants within reach, where passengers can relax as they wait to board the ferry. Besides the mouthwatering cuisine, passengers enjoy free WiFi, and sockets are available for charging phones and laptops.

Arrival port: Ferries from Sorrento to Capri arrive at the Marina Grande, the island's main port. The easiest way for travelers to access the town center is via funicular cable, but those who wish to proceed to other destinations can take local buses from the port. The popularity of Crete as a holiday destination, and the many cruise liners that dock at the port daily make it very busy in summer. The port has a tourist office for those who want useful information about excursions and places to visit. There is free WiFi for passengers to enjoy as they wait for their next connection. The nearby Marina Grande beach offers fantastic views of the Mediterranean.