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Address: | Via Vittorio Emanuele, 98100, Messina, Sicily, Italy
Phone Number: 390923873813
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We took the hydrofoil to visit Lipari, the boat is old and shabby and I think it's too expencive compared to the service they offer

3 of 5 starsReviewed October 7, 2015
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UK
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23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

The day we meant to sail Ustica Lines was on strike and all that was shown in the office was a note saying tickets are valid with Siremar. We tried to exchange our tickets but the Siremar agent just shouted at us and said wait for the Ustica ticket office to open which was not going to happen as they... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

We took the hydrofoil to visit Lipari, the boat is old and shabby and I think it's too expencive compared to the service they offer

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Thank carlotta a
London
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85 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

I had a pretty bad experience with these guys. I was just surprised at how inefficient the whole experience was! I had to get from Salina to Milazzo to get a connection to Catania aiport at 12.30pm. I got a boat that allowed me to get into Milazzo with 45 minutes to spare before my Connection. However!!!! In Salina -... More 

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Thank JosephODonoghue
Falkirk, United Kingdom
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161 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We used the ferry service to travel from Messina to Calabria and it was very good, it is a very busy service as it is popular with both locals and the tourists. We had no complaints at all.

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Thank Arch124
Genoa, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

travelling at Ustica Lines is great from Reggio Calabria to Messina and vice versa. It's departure is on time and is very fast. Clean and Well managed facility.

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Thank grazie2013
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

Old boat, need updating. Too many people not enough chairs. Took 6 trips back and forth from calabria to Messina and not impressed.

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Thank efed123
Salt Lake City, Utah
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25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

20 min hydrofoil over to the mainland of Italy- very easy. Walking distance to the train station. Reggio di Calabria is worth a visit with a lovely beach, shopping and interesting sites.

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3 Thank sylvia777
Wales
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29 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012

This company failed to sail on the day we had booked. They said it was bad weather but it was a lovely day - but few people booked on. They then refused us a refund telling us to call a number. At that number they insisted we had to request an on line refund. They don;t respond to e-mails for... More 

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7 Thank RosyWales
Malta
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22 reviews
15 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2012

We used Ustica lines to go to Lipari island. On time and very convenient

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sacramento
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2011

We were going over to Salina and needed information on what was the best way to get there. We thought at first to take the train from Rome but that means we would be on the train at least 8 hours and would arrive in Milazzo around 6pm and take the hydrofoil at 7pm if the trains were on time.... More 

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