Lampedusa
Porto Empedocle
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Ferry from Lampedusa to Porto Empedocle

Typically 1 daily ferry sailing run between Lampedusa to Porto Empedocle. 2 operators sail this route Liberty Lines Fast Ferries & Siremar. Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and availability for Lampedusa Porto Empedocle ferries.

Ferry times from Lampedusa to Porto Empedocle

The earliest Lampedusa Porto Empedocle ferry sailings typically depart Lampedusa at around 07:30. The average sailing time is approximately 6h 57m and the fastest sailing time is approximately 4h 15m.

Ferry prices from Lampedusa to Porto Empedocle

Lampedusa Porto Empedocle ferry prices typically range between $73* and $581*. The average price is typically $286*. The cheapest Lampedusa Porto Empedocle ferry prices start from $45*. The average price for a foot passenger is $243*. The average price for a car is $736*.

Pricing will vary depending on number of passengers, vehicle type, route and sailing times.

How far is Lampedusa to Porto Empedocle?

The distance between Lampedusa to Porto Empedocle is approximately 136.2 miles (219.2km) or 118.4 nautical miles for the mariners!

Can I travel by car on the Lampedusa Porto Empedocle ferry?

Yes, Siremar allow cars on board for ferries between Lampedusa and Porto Empedocle. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Lampedusa and Porto Empedocle.

Can I travel as a foot passenger from Lampedusa to Porto Empedocle?

Yes, foot passengers can travel with Liberty Lines Fast Ferries, Siremar between Lampedusa and Porto Empedocle.

For more information, please visit our Ferries from Pelagie Islands to Sicily page.
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Lampedusa - Porto Empedocle Route summary
Departure Country Italy
Destination Country Italy
No. of Operators 2
Operators Liberty Lines Fast Ferries & Siremar
Average Price $286*
Average Daily Sailings 1
Average Weekly Sailings 10
Average Sailing Duration 6h 57m
Fastest Sailing Duration 4h 15m
First Ferry 07:30
Last Ferry 20:40
Distance 118 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2024-07-02.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Lampedusa to Porto Empedocle?

The typical crossing time for ferries from Lampedusa to Porto Empedocle is approximately 6h 45m. However, please keep in mind that sailing duration might change depending on what season you choose to travel.

How much is the ferry from Lampedusa to Porto Empedocle?

The average price of a ferry from Lampedusa to Porto Empedocle is approximately $291. However, please remember that the price of a ferry from Lampedusa to Porto Empedocle can differ depending on the season. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Lampedusa to Porto Empedocle?

There are currently 2 popular ferry operators travelling from Lampedusa to Porto Empedocle. The following operators that provide this service are
  • Liberty Lines Fast Ferries
  • Siremar

How can I book ferry tickets from Lampedusa to Porto Empedocle?

Ferries from Lampedusa to Porto Empedocle are available for booking through our deal finder. Please also visit our offers page to stay updated with all the latest ferry offers on this route.

Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Lampedusa to Porto Empedocle?

Yes, you can currently travel as a foot passenger onboard the ferries from Lampedusa to Porto Empedocle with
  • Liberty Lines Fast Ferries
  • Siremar

Can you take your car on the ferry from Lampedusa to Porto Empedocle?

Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Lampedusa to Porto Empedocle with the following operators
  • Siremar

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Lampedusa to Porto Empedocle?

Yes, passengers are allowed to bring their pets onboard this ferry service. However, you may require a pet passport and other documentation to take your furry companion with you. The following operators currently allow pets on their ferries
  • Liberty Lines Fast Ferries

How far is Porto Empedocle from Lampedusa?

Lampedusa to Porto Empedocle is approximately 118 nautical miles distance apart.

Lampedusa Guide

The Italian island of Lampedusa lies in the Mediterranean Sea and is the largest of the Pelagie Islands. The island is also the southernmost part of Italy and is roughly 115 km from the Tunisian coast, 175 km from Sicily and 175 km from Malta. Apart from tourism, the island's main industry is agriculture and fishing. Over the centuries the island has been inhabited by many different nationalities including the Romans, the Arabs and the Greeks. All of these influences are reflected in the island's architecture and culture which still retain the influences of these different residents over the centuries.

For tourists, the island is relatively quiet and is the perfect destination for a more relaxing vacation. Many visitors are drawn to the island to take in its natural beauty, to visit its lovely beaches and to relax in the sun and swim in the crystal clear, warm, waters.

A ferry service links the island with Porto Empedocle, near Agrigento, Sicily.


Porto Empedocle Guide

The Italian town and port of Porto Empedocle lies on the Strait of Sicily, on the island of Sicily. A popular attraction in the town is the 15th century tower that was built by Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, to protect the town's stock of harvested grain. The tower was later converted to a prison and is now a popular cultural centre. The historic town centre is characterised by narrow winding streets and contains a number of attractions including the cathedral. Outside of the city, the Valley of the Temples and its adjoining museum, are a popular attraction. In terms of commerce and industry, modern day Porto Empedocle is known for its fishing, ironworking, pharmaceuticals and rock salt refining.

Agrigento, the town served by the port, is also a major tourist centre due to its rich archaeological legacy and is also an agricultural centre for the surrounding region. Sulphur and potash have been mined locally since Minoan times up until the 1970s, and were exported around the world from the nearby harbour of Porto Empedocle.

Ferry services from the town's port depart to Lampedusa and Linosa.


Lampedusa to Porto Empedocle Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 7/15/2024 and 7/21/2024


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Liberty Lines Fast Ferries 07:30 11:45 4 hours 15 minutes Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat, Sun
Siremar 11:15 20:30 9 hours 15 minutes Mon, Thu, Fri, Sat
Siremar 20:40 06:00 9 hours 20 minutes Mon
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