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The link between Messina and Salina is served by the maritime operator Liberty Lines who make 20 weekly sailings available with travel times ranging bewteen 2 hr 20 min and 2 hr 45 min. frequent, all day departure times for these crossings. Passengers will be welcomed on board by competent and qualified crews who will show you to your accommodation and all of the services available on board.

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Infants 0-3 years

All babies from 0 to 11 months travel free without designated seating. Toddlers aged between 1 and 3 travel for free, but are entitled to a seat. Free tickets are valid on all the Aeolian, Egadi, Pelagie, Pantelleria and Ustica lines.

Discounts for children

Children aged between 4 and 11 years are entitled to reduced ticket price on routes to and from the Aeolian Islands, Egadi Islands and Ustica. Those aged between 4 and 14 are considered children on all lines to and from the Pelagie Islands, Ustica and Pantelleria.


Luggage of up to 60X40X20 (cm) is included in the ticket price. For additional or extra large baggage passengers must obtain the appropriate ticket. Children are not entitled to baggage. Pushchairs can be brought onboard for free.

Domestic Pets

Small pets must be kept in special carriers for the duration of the trip. Medium or large dogs must be on a leash with a muzzled. In all cases, pets require a regular passenger ticket and health certification which must be shown when boarding.

Residents Rates

Passengers who buy a ticket at a RESIDENT rate must have the correct documentation to prove this at boarding if this documentation is not presented, the passenger will have to purchase a full price ticket.  


The port of Messina is located on the western shore of the Strait of Messina and is one of the largest ports in the Mediterranean, with over 10 million passengers passing through every year. Since ancient times, the port has influenced the economic, commercial and political development of the city, which prides itself on its ancient maritime traditions. The port of Messina has all kinds of goods passing through daily, there are ships of all types and sizes for which the port provides specialized services. The port has eleven docks suitable for logistics and piers connected to the road and rail... [More information]

Address: Molo Norimberga, Zona Falcata, 98100 Messina ME
Directions: Google Map @ Messina, port


Salina is part of the Aeolian archipelago in the Tyrrhenian Sea. There are six ancient volcanoes in the surrounding area and its name derives from one of the volcanoes from which salt was extracted, in Santa Marina. The island is divided into three areas, Santa Marina, Malfa and Leni. Salina, like most of the islands in the archipelago, has a history dating back to the Bronze Age and evidence shows that the island was already populated at this time. Archaeological excavations tell a history of ups and downs and abandoned monuments especially from the Arab hegemony. This land on Salina is the m... [More information]


20 weekly sailings - Duration: 2 hours 20 minutes

Frequently asked questions (FAQ)
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How long is the crossing from MESSINA to SANTA MARINA (SALINA)?

The duration of the crossing from MESSINA to SANTA MARINA (SALINA) is usually 2 hours 45 minutes with LIBERTY LINES. Travel times may vary depending on the date and time of departure.

How many crossings are there per week from MESSINA to SANTA MARINA (SALINA)?

The ferry operator LIBERTY LINES provides 20 crossings per week. The number of crossings may vary depending on the time of year.

Which ferry operators provide services from MESSINA to SANTA MARINA (SALINA)?

The MESSINA SANTA MARINA (SALINA) route is served by Liberty Lines.

How much is a ferry ticket from MESSINA to SANTA MARINA (SALINA)?

The price of the ticket from MESSINA to SANTA MARINA (SALINA) varies according to the date and time of departure and the offers available at the time of booking. Our website always gives you the best available price. Book now and save.

Can I take my car on the line from MESSINA to SANTA MARINA (SALINA)?

The ships that operate on this route allow vehicles onboard.

Looking for information on the return journey?

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