The main ferry-boat companies are Toremar and Mobylines. The Piombino-Portoferraio ferry ride takes approximately one hour while a hydrofoil service (no cars) takes 40 minutes
Blu Navy (www.blunavytraghetti.com)
dispose of very comfortable car ferries to Portoferraio that leave Piombino almost hourly during the summer season. Other ferries depart to Porto Azzurro and Rio Marina
From Milan and the North of Italy (see the map): from Milano take the A1 motorway, change to the A15 at Parma Ovest to join the A12 Genova-Livorno, exit later at Rosignano. Continue on dual-carriageway to Venturina/Isola d'Elba sign. Continue on the main road until you reach Piombino Marittima/Portoferraio.
From Florence and the East (see the map): Take the A1 motorway Bologna-Firenze-Pisa-Livorno, exit later at Rosignano and continue as above. Alternatively: take the Firenze-Pisa-Livorno (FI-PI-LI) highway from the Firenze Signa exit on the Florence ring road, until you reach Collesalvetti. At Collesalvetti re-join the A1 motorway and exit at Rosignano, then continue to Piombino Porto.
From Rome and the South (see the map): Take the A12 Roma-Grosseto motorway, continue going North on the main road "Aurelia": exit at Venturina-Isola d'Elba then follow as above to Piombino Porto.
The airport is situated in Loc. La Pila, approx. 28 km far away from our Resort.
The train station of Piombino Marittima is located on the ferry-boat port. For further information, timetables and prices:
- www.trenitalia.com (Italian trains)
- www.bahn.de (German train services)
- www.sbb.ch (trains in Switzerland)
You can use a taxi service.
Taxi Service at the airport in Loc. La Pila: +39 0565 977150 (www.elbaservizi.it)
At the airport you also find a rent a car service: "Elba by Car" . For information: Tel. +39 0565 977973 (www.elbabycar.it)
Bus service by ATL (Azienda Trasporti Livornese). For information, timetables and prices: www.atl.livorno.it or contact directly the offices at Portoferraio (V.le Elba n. 20- 57037 Portoferraio (LI) Tel : 0565.914783 - 0565.914.392)