How to get to Ischia
Connections to Ischia are guaranteed by various ferry and hydrofoil companies. You can depart from Pozzuoli, Napoli Mergellina, Napoli Molo Beverello or Napoli Porta di Massa.
Request a transfer from Naples railway station: call +39 081.994300.
Pozzuoli is accessible via the Tangenziale di Napoli (ring road), Via Campana exit. This port is only served by Medmar and Caremar ferries for Ischia Porto or Casamicciola. The crossing takes around one hour. People who do not live in Campania may take a car or motorcycle on board.
Mergellina is Naples’ tourist port, situated on the seafront on the famous Via Caracciolo.
Alilauro hydrofoils depart from here for Ischia Porto. The crossing takes around forty minutes. Vehicles cannot be transported on hydrofoils.
Molo Beverello and Calata Porta di Massa are in the commercial port in Naples. The two berths are fairly nearby, but not immediately next to each other. If arriving by taxi, it is therefore best to tell the driver which jetty you are departing from.
Alilauro and Snav hydrofoils depart from Molo Beverello.
Caremar and Medmar ferries depart from Calata Porta di Massa.
Ferry/hydrofoil operator links