Getting to Lipari:

By plane: from the airports of Catania, Reggio Calabria, Lamezia Terme, Naples and Palermo.
The airport of Catania, from April to September, is connected with the port of Milazzo by a bus service (
The Reggio Calabria airport is connected with the Port of Reggio Calabria by a bus service from where you can continue to Lipari by hydrofoil (

By sea: with fast hydrofoils from Milazzo, Messina, Reggio Calabria, Naples and Palermo or ships from Naples and Milazzo. ( – ​​ – ​​

Average travel times by hydrofoil or ship:
Naples: 6 hours and 30 fitted around hydrofoil, ship in 14 hours;
Messina: 1 hour and 30 minutes by hydrofoil;
Milazzo: 1 hour by hydrofoil – 2 hours by ship;
Palermo: 4 hours by hydrofoil;
Reggio Calabria: 2 hours by hydrofoil.

By Bus up to Milazzo: with Giuntabus (
Direct bus from Catania Airport to Port of Milazzo (rides available from April to September)
From Messina bus direct to the port of Milazzo with hourly available all year.

Drive to Milazzo:
from Messina: Highway A20 Messina Palermo;
from Catania: A18 Catania Messina and continue on Highway A20 Messina Palermo;
from Palermo: Highway A19 Palermo Catania and continue towards Messina A20 Palermo Messina;
from all directions exit at Milazzo, continue on road axis, take “Output Port” and proceed to the port of Milazzo (via Luigi Rizzo). Continue with hydrofoil or ship.

By train:
Station Milazzo connected with Porto by a service bus AST and continue by hydrofoil or ship.
Messina Station is located a 5-minute walk from the port and continue with hydrofoil

How to get to Hotel:
from Port of Lipari free transportation to the Hotel Villa Meligunis arrival and departure