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This Ferry is operated by multiple ferry companies. Always check the prices before booking and the latest travel information before departure.

Destination(s) 🇫🇷 Corsica, 🇮🇹 Elba, 🇫🇷 France, 🇮🇹 Italy
Sailings Up to 2 times per day
Duration 1h 30 mins.
Distance 45 miles, 72 km
Operated by
2p+Car+Return in our estimation € 162
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The Portoferraio-Bastia ferry connects Elba with Corsica. The ferry is operated by Corsica ferries and sails 2 times per week during peak season.

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Ferry to Bastia (Corsica) and Portoferraio (Elba)

The Piombino-Bastia ferry, between Elba and Corsica, is popular with passengers who want to experience a bit of both island. With a relatively short crossing, you can get a taste of both the Italian and the Corsican cultures.

Ferry Portoferraio-Bastia costs

If you want to travel by ferry between Corisca and Elba, you can think of the following costs:

  • Prices for foot passengers start at €55
  • If you want to take a car with you, it quickly becomes a lot more expensive. The costs for 2 people with a car start at about €162
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Availability and prices

Ferry prices depend on the season and crowds. View the current prices in the booking engine

Schedule Portoferraio-Bastia

The crossing between Corsica and Elba is seasonal. From July to September, the boat departs on Thursdays and Fridays.

  • From Portoferraio to Bastia: 18:30 – 20:00
  • From Bastia to Portoferraio: 07:00 – 8:30 

There are many departures throughout the day in both directions. Check the exact departure times in both directions in the booking module.

Port information

To get to the departure port, use the address and follow the signs to the terminal when arrived.


Bastia terminal address:
Viale Pascal Lota, 20200 Bastia


Portoferraio terminal address:
Calata Italia, Portoferraio, Elba

Frequently Asked Questions Ferry Piombino-Rio Marina

Which ferry companies sail on this crossing?

You can choose to book a ferry with Corsica Ferries.

How long does the crossing take?

The distance from Piombino to Portoferraio is only 72 km. Toremar sails this route in about 1 hour and 30 minutes.

How often does the ferry go?

The ferries sail around 2 times per week back and forth between Piombino and Rio Marina. Only During Peak Season

Can I bring my pet on board?

Yes, almost on all ferry routes you can bring your pet (dogs, cats and ferrets).

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