Area: Sicilia
Place: Marsala

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The Port of Marsala

Located on the western side of SicilyMarsala is one of the ports (together with the port area of ​​Trapani) from which it is possible to reach the nearby Egadi islands (Favignana, Levanzo and Marettimo).

Partially protected by the Colombo pier, it is characterized by a quay where hydrofoils and ferries moor, which make daily connections with the nearby archipelago (in particular with Favignana). There are also a series of piers where private boats dock.

How to reach the port of Marsala


  • from Trapani: A29 motorway. Provincial Road 21 Trapani-Marsala exit.
  • from Palermo: A29 motorway towards Trapani. Provincial Road 21 Trapani-Marsala exit.


Urban and extra-urban public transport is carried out by the SMA (Municipal Trucking Service) by bus. It is also possible to rely on Autoservizi Salemi (for info: +39 0923 981120).


Regional trains depart from:

  • Trapani to Marsala with a frequency that varies between 60 and 90 minutes. Journey time 30 min. approximately.
  • Palermo Centrale to Marsala with an average frequency of about 3 hours. Travel times range from 3h40 to 6h25 min.

Airport connections - Port of Marsala

From Trapani Airport - Birgi "Vincenzo Florio"

It is very easy to reach Marsala directly from the airport: Autoservizi Salemi operates the Airport-Marsala route.

Alternatively, you can reach Trapani with the AST (Azienda Siciliana Trasporti) buses and then take the train to Marsala (see "How to reach the port of Marsala - Trains").

The distance by car or taxi is approx. 14 km.

From Palermo Falcone-Borsellino Airport

Autoservizi Salemi offers direct connections between the airport and Marsala.

La Prestia e Comandè, on the other hand, allows you to reach the railway station of the Sicilian capital. Once you arrive in Palermo Centrale, you can take the regional train to Marsala (see "How to reach the port of Marsala - Trains").

The distance by car or taxi is approx. 102 km.

Connections Train station - Port of Marsala

From Trapani and Palermo Centrale depart regional trains for Marsala (vd. "How to reach the port of Marsala - Trains").

From Marsala station, the port is about 1 km away.

Parking near the Port of Marsala

In the urban center there are several parking areas (free and paid).

Services available on the Port of Marsala

  • Ticket office
  • Bars, restaurants
  • Boat rental
  • Service stations

Ticket offices on the Port of Marsala

Liberty Lines, piazza Piemonte and Lombardo (hydrofoil boarding pier).

Shops within (or near) the Port of Marsala

Near the port of Marsala insist many commercial activities: clothing stores, bakeries, wine shops, department stores and so on.

What to see near the port of Marsala

The city ​​of Marsala, which over the centuries has undergone numerous dominations, is full of places and monuments not to be missed. Among the most significant religious buildings, the Cathedral of San Tommaso di Canterbury, the church of Purgatory , the Sanctuary of Maria Santissima della Cava di Marsala and the church of San Giovanni Battista (respectively patron and co-patron of the city) emerge without a doubt.

On the port (in the area called del salato) there is the monument to the Thousand, dedicated to the landing of Giuseppe Garibaldi and his men in Marsala on 11 May 1860. A mention, among the civil and military architecture, also deserves the Norman Castle of Marsala, Porta Garibaldi and Palazzo VII Aprile , seat of the Municipal Council.

To visit are then, on the promontory of Capo Boeo, the park of Lilibeo and the archaeological museum Baglio Anselmi, which houses the only example of a Punic ship in the world. Before returning home, a visit to the Stagnone lagoon (a nature reserve since 1984, including four islands) and the famous salt pans is also a must.