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The route connecting Messina and Stromboli is operated by the maritime operator Liberty Lines who carry out 7 trips per week with typically afternoon boardings and crossing times not exceeding 4 hours. Ferries on this route can transport both foot passengers and vehicles. The crew will ensure passenger comfort on board and are available to assist you in any eventuality.

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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


Ginostra is a tiny little village on the western coast of Stromboli, an island located just off the coast of Sicily. It has a population of just 40 people and less than a dozen mules and donkeys! It is beautifully located in a bay that looks like a natural amphitheatre. Until recently, the port in Ginostra was the smallest port in the world. This village is very remote and can only be accessed by boat, a new pier was recently built in 2004 to improve evacuation from the island in the case of a volcanic eruption. In the same year, electricity arrived in the village, thanks to photovoltaic panel... [More information]


7 weekly sailings - Duration: 4 hours

Frequently asked questions (FAQ)
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How long is the crossing from MESSINA to GINOSTRA (STROMBOLI)?

The duration of the crossing from MESSINA to GINOSTRA (STROMBOLI) is usually 4 hours 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 GINOSTRA (STROMBOLI)?

The ferry operator LIBERTY LINES provides 7 crossings per week. The number of crossings may vary depending on the time of year.

Which ferry operators provide services from MESSINA to GINOSTRA (STROMBOLI)?

The MESSINA GINOSTRA (STROMBOLI) route is served by Liberty Lines.

How much is a ferry ticket from MESSINA to GINOSTRA (STROMBOLI)?

The price of the ticket from MESSINA to GINOSTRA (STROMBOLI) 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 GINOSTRA (STROMBOLI)?

The ferries on this route are able to transport both passengers and vehicles.

Looking for information on the return journey?

If you are looking for information on your return journey, click this link Ferry from GINOSTRA (STROMBOLI) to MESSINA.