How to arrive

How to reach Elba Island

To reach the island of Elba it is necessary to arrive by car or train at the port of Piombino Marittima from where the ferries of the four shipping companies (Toremar, Moby Lines, Blu Navy, Corsica Ferries) depart. With just one hour of navigation you can reach the ports of Portoferraio, Cavo and Rio Marina. There is also a fast connection by hydrofoil, for passenger transport only, which reaches Cavo in 20 minutes, continues to Portoferraio, where it arrives after another 15 minutes.

To reach Piombino harbour:

- FROM NORTH From Milan Motorway A1 (Autostrada del Sole) take the A15 at Parma Ovest (Autocamionale Cisa) to join the A12 Genoa-Livorno, exit at Rosignano, continue on the SS Aurelia (direction Rome) to Venturina-Elba Island and from there follow the signs (PORT-Elba) up to the port of Piombino.

- FROM NORTH-EAST In Bologna take the A1 motorway towards Florence, arrived in Florence follow signs to Pisa-Livorno; exceeded Livorno exit at Rosignano , then continue on the SS Aurelia towards Grosseto-Rome to Venturina-Elba Island and then follow the signs (PORT – ferries Elba Island) until you reach the port of Piombino. Alternatively, the S.G.C. Florence-Pisa-Livorno: exit at Florence Signa and follow the SS to Collesalvetti, return to Highway to Rosignano, take the highway to Venturina- Elba Island to Piombino Marittima.

- FROM SOUTH Take the A12 Roma-Grosseto: SS1 Aurelia exit Venturina-Isola d ‘Elba and then follow the signs (PORT – ferries Elba Island) until you reach the port of Piombino.

On the island of Elba there are no methane or LPG distributors, for this reason LPG-powered cars must have the fuel tank almost empty and declare themselves to the crew. For the customers of the affiliated structures, the Hoteliers Association has an active agreement with the shipping companies that allows discounts on the price of the passes. Ask for the discount code to the accommodation or send us a request via email to 

Consorzio Servizi Albergatori soc. cooperativa Progetto “ PromoElba2019” co-finanziato dal POR FESR Toscana 2014-2020