Ferry from Sorrento to Salerno

Ferry to Salerno - A spectacular view overlooking the town of Amalfi and harbour in Salerno Province on the Gulf of Salerno.

Take the ferry from Sorrento to Salerno and enjoy a sea journey from a beautiful coastal town in southwestern Italy to a tourist resort on the Campania Coast!

Sorrento, the main town of the Sorrentine Peninsula is famous for the idyllic views, the traditional Italian architecture, the historic center, the art and culture and the delicious Sorrentine cuisine. Piazza Tasso with the colorful buildings, cafes and bars serving the famous limoncello, the Basilica of Sant’ Antonio which is the oldest church in the city, the Monastery of San Fransesco near the public gardens, the Park of Villa Comunale with beautiful gardens and the magnificent view of the Bay of Naples, are some of the highlights of Sorrento worth visiting during your stay.

Upon arrival at Salerno in Campania you will discover a cosmopolitan tourist resort with a rich history and irresistible natural beauty. The proximity to the Amalfi Coast has made the town a popular destination around the world as ships depart from the port of Salerno for Amalfi and Positano but also for the islands of Capri and Ischia. The historic center of the city with the elegant buildings, the Cathedral of Saint Matthew, the Alfano square and the medieval palaces and castles reveal the past of Salerno and the different people and cultures that left their mark on this italian special destination.

If you are planning a trip to these wonderful places, traveling by boat is the most pleasant and relaxing option. Visit our website and you will find all the available routes for the ferry Sorrento - Salerno so as to book your ferry tickets in advance.

Sorrento to Salerno ferry schedule

The Sorrento to Salerno ferry schedule is announced by the shipping companies and is usually active from June to September. Daily crossings connect Sorrento and Salerno departing from the main port called Marina Piccola (small port) close to the historical center. Marina Grande (big port), unlike her name, is a small port with yachts and fishing boats and a variety of bars and fresh fish restaurants. Ferries to Salerno arrive at Molo Manfredi port, 2 km away from Porto Turistico.
Our website is always updated with the latest schedules and prices and you can make your reservation directly with a very easy process.

Sorrento to Salerno ferry time

Sorrento to Salerno ferry time is 2 hours, depending on the schedule of the shipping companies, the type of ship and the weather conditions. In the event of rough seas there may be delays or cancellations of crossings, so please confirm with the ferry company you are traveling with before departure.

Sorrento to Salerno ferry distance

The Sorrento to Salerno ferry distance is 17 nautical miles that corresponds to 31 km.

Sorrento to Salerno ferry type

Fast hydrofoils operate the route from Sorrento to Salerno and provide all the necessary facilities for this pleasant journey to the Gulf of Salerno on the Tyrrhenian Sea. Comfortable seats are available in an air-conditioned area so that passengers can spend their travel time rested and relaxed.

Useful tips for your trip

  • The ferry journey from Sorrento to Salerno is very popular during the summer months, so it is recommended to book your tickets in advance, in order to find availability for the date and time you want to travel
  • Have in mind to be in time for check in and embarkation as the port of Sorrento could be very crowded during the high season
  • Our pages dedicated to Sorrento and Salerno can give you detailed information about the main attractions and the means of transport
  • From Sorrento you can take the ferry to Naples, Capri, Amalfi and Positano
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