Ferries to Elba
7 Ferry crossings from 6 Ports
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Ferries to Elba

The Tuscan Archipelago is made up of seven islands, Elba being the biggest. Although this island is famous worldwide for having Napoleon in 1814 during his exile, its history goes back a lot further.

Although Elba is rich in history, it is also famous for having beautiful beaches and crystal clear blue sea. Combine this with its rich landscape and it really is a fantastic destination.

Being an Island in the Mediterranean, Elba is of course very simple to reach by ferry. Ferries depart from the port of Piombino on the mainland, incidentally the point where Italy is closest to the island and dock at Cavo and Rio Marina on Elba’s north eastern side and Portoferraio on the northern side. There are hundreds of crossings every week with sailing durations ranging from 30 to 60 minutes, depending on route and the ferry company that you sail with. At certain times of year it’s also possible to island hop from Corsica.

There are numerous Napoleonic sites worth visiting like the former emperors residences at Villa dei Mulini and Villa San Martino and the Museum of the Church of the Misericordia where Napoleons death mask is kept.

Families, meanwhile, will enjoy the Aquarium of Elba, which is located in Marina de Campo on the South West of the island and showcases some of the finest marine life in the Mediterranean.

Elba reviews

  • "Good crossing conditions "

    On arrival at the Ferry tickets at the counter of the ferry company, it is important first to pick up with the online submission confirmation. Since this Ticket Counter is before or shortly after the entrance to the ferry terminal, prevents belt you so additional trips by car in the port area and communication difficulties with the staff directly at the Pear. If man should be something premature arrive by car at the port, it is possible with an earlier ferry crossing to occur.

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  • "without complication "

    All uncomplicated crossings. no problems to get a previously-propelled ferry. Well!

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  • "Travel in low season"

    If you can do the holidays in June, it’s the best choice, no long queue for boarding and disembarking. The trip was great, even for the return we arrived an hour before our departure and they made us board the ferry before they were closing the doors. The trip was comfortable, we did not have special needs, but there was also a play area for children, and if there was bad weather there were large rooms with tables and chairs.

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  • "Super - fast and without problems "

    Super - fast and without problems THANK YOU E + F Haschke

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