It’s easy to get here

Come and visit

­There are lots of different ways to get to the Aeolian Islands: hydrofoil, ferry, train or even by plane. You can get a ferry from Milazzo or Naples, or a direct hydrofoil from Palermo.

The closest airports are Reggio Calabria, Catania and Palermo.

To make the journey easier, MARI del SUD RESORT can accompany guests from the train station or airport to the ferry, without you having to wait in line for ferry tickets.

Simply call us on +39 090 985 9811 or send an email to: backoffice@maridelsudresort.com.

You can get to Vulcano and all the other Aeolian Islands by taking a hydrofoil or ship from Milazzo, Messina or Reggio Calabria, or the ferry from Milazzo, with one of the following companies:




From Catania

INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT FONTANAROSSA - CATANIA (CTA)

Catania - Milazzo/Messina - Vulcano
Buses run from Catania airport to Messina and Milazzo all year round:




From Naples

sea links

You can get to Vulcano by taking a hydrofoil or ship from Naples, with one of the following companies:


Non-residents’ private vehicles are not allowed on the Aeolian Islands during the holiday season (July and August). You can bring your car ONLY if you have a document (voucher or other type of contract) that specifies the dates you have booked accommodation on one of the islands, and which is issued by a hotel or holiday apartment rental agency, demonstrating that you are a tourist or visitor.




From Palermo

INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT FALCONE BORSELLINO - Palermo (PMO)

Palermo - Vulcano by direct hydrofoil:
Take a bus or taxi from the airport to the port, then get a hydrofoil to the Aeolian Islands Usticalines www.usticalines.com for the Aeolian Islands.

Palermo - Milazzo - Vulcano:
Take a train from the airport to Palermo Central Station. Then take another train to Milazzo www.trenitalia.com where you can get a hydrofoil or ferry to Vulcano.
Airport BUS: Airport – Train Station - Airport
Prestia e Comandè.
Buses run every 30 minutes between the airport and Palermo Central Station and port
www.prestiaecomande.it



From Messina and Reggio Calabria

AEROPAIRPORT - REGGIO CALABRIA AIRPORT OF THE STRAIT (REG)

Reggio Calabria - Vulcano
Take a taxi from the airport to the port of Reggio Calabria to get a hydrofoil.

Reggio Calabria - Messina - Vulcano
From the airport, take a bus to Messina where you can get a hydrofoil to the islands.

Reggio Calabria - Messina - Milazzo - Vulcano
Another option is to take a bus to Messina, then another bus from there to Milazzo where you can get a hydrofoil.

BUS