There are 3 ways to get from Formia to Ponza by train, ferry, car ferry or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, ferry  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Formia-Gaeta to Monte S. Biagio-Terracina Mare Reg
  2. Take the ferry from Terracina to Ponza

$50 - $71

Cheapest option

Carferry  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the carferry from Formia to Ponza

$17 - $40

1 alternative option

Bus, ferry  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Formia Station to Terracina
  2. Take the ferry from San Felice Circeo to Ponza

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Formia and arriving at Ponza. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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The distance between Formia and Ponza is 68 km.

Book your Formia to Ponza ferry tickets online with Direct Ferries.

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The best way to get from Formia to Ponza without a car is to train and ferry which takes 2 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to get from Formia to Ponza, including transfers.

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There are 66+ hotels available in Ponza. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Formia to Ponza.
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  • Distance: 42.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 24 min

What companies run services between Formia, Italy and Ponza, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Formia to Ponza. However, you can take the train to Monte S. Biagio-Terracina Mare, take the taxi to Terracina, then take the ferry to Ponza. Alternatively, Laziomar operates a car ferry from Formia to Ponza 4 times a day. Tickets cost $17 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Formia-Gaeta to Monte S. Biagio-Terracina Mare
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$5 - $6
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Navigazione Libera del Golfo
Phone
081 552 07 63
Email
info@navlib.it
Website
navlib.it
Ferry from Terracina to Ponza
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
navlib.it
Adults
$23 - $35
Laziomar
Phone
0771.700.604
Email
info@laziomar.it
Website
laziomar.it
Car ferry from Formia to Ponza
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
laziomar.it
Passenger
$18
Vehicle
$40
Pontina Navigazione
Phone
(123) 456-7890
Website
circeoponza.it
Ferry from San Felice Circeo to Ponza
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
circeoponza.it

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