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Would you like to find out the possible travel alternatives to Salina? Choose your ferry from Panarea to Salina with Aeolian Islands ferry booking service by NetFerry. These pages show you the ferry operators that cover the routes to Salina departing from Panarea and related schedules, tariffs and durations.

The crossing between Panarea and Salina is served by 2 different ship operators - Caronte & Tourist and Liberty Lines - which together provide 7 weekly sailings with travel times ranging between 45 min and 2 hr 50 min. primarily morning departure times for these crossings. Ferries on this route can transport both foot passengers and vehicles. 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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Children under 4 travel free

Children under 4 travel free, but will not be designated seating or accommodation. 
100% discount

Discounts for children under 12

Receive a 50% discount on tickets for children between the ages of 4 and 12, including fees. 
50% discount

Return ticket discount

Purchase a return ticket and receive a discount of up to 20% on the return fare.
20% discount

Advanced booking discount

Book well in advance and enjoy a discount on the total ticket price. Remember, the earlier you book, the less you spend! Non-refundable, and the offer is automatically applied by our online booking system according to availability.

Car discount

There are discounts for cars on some departures. Limited availability and the offer is automatically applied by our online booking system if applicable.

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 Panarea is located on the smallest of the Aeolian Islands and is located near the town of Ditella. It is a small port with a 100 meter long pier, which allows the docking of ships, hydrofoils, fishing and pleasure boats, it gets very crowded in the summer. The pier on the south side is exclusively for hydrofoils to dock at and the head of the pier is used by ferries. In the port area there are hot springs, known for their therapeutic properties. The port provides refueling, waste collection and outdoor storage. In the area adjacent to the port, there are more services, from a pharm... [More information]

Address: Via Comunale Mare, 98050 Panarea ME
Directions: Google Map @ Panarea, port


Rinella is a tiny hamlet on the island of Salina, which forms part of the Aeolian Islands located to the north of Sicily, in southern Italy. The village has a port surrounded by pastel-coloured houses with ferry and hydrofoil services to Sicily and the Aeolian Islands, also known as the ‘Seven Sisters’. The island has a population of only 2,600 residents and is known as the Green Island of the Aeolians. A brief history of the island  The first human settlements on the island date back to the Bronze Age, then when the Greeks arrived they called it Didyme, because of the two con... [More information]


1 weekly sailing - Duration: 2 hours 50 minutes
6 weekly sailings - Duration: 45 minutes

Frequently asked questions (FAQ)
Want to learn more about your trip from PANAREA to RINELLA (SALINA)?

How long is the crossing from PANAREA to RINELLA (SALINA)?

The duration of the crossing from PANAREA to RINELLA (SALINA) is usually 2 hours 50 minutes with CARONTE & TOURIST and 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 PANAREA to RINELLA (SALINA)?

The ferry operator CARONTE & TOURIST provides 1 crossings per week and LIBERTY LINES provides 6 crossings per week. The number of crossings may vary depending on the time of year.

Which ferry operators provide services from PANAREA to RINELLA (SALINA)?

The PANAREA RINELLA (SALINA) route is served by well-known operators such as Caronte & Tourist and Liberty Lines.

How much is a ferry ticket from PANAREA to RINELLA (SALINA)?

The price of the ticket from PANAREA to RINELLA (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 PANAREA to RINELLA (SALINA)?

The companies operating on this route allow the transportation of vehicles, so you can get to your destination accompanied by your vehicle.

Looking for information on the return journey?

If you are looking for information on your return journey, click this link Ferry from RINELLA (SALINA) to PANAREA.