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There are 3 ways to get from Elba to La Spezia by ferry, train or car

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

Ferry, train  •  5h 6m

  1. Take the ferry from Portoferraio to Piombino A2 / ...
  2. Take the train from Campiglia Marittima to La Spezia Centrale Fb / ...

30€ - 43€

Cheapest option

Ferry, train via Pisa  •  5h 25m

  1. Take the ferry from Portoferraio to Piombino A2 / ...
  2. Take the train from Piombino Marittima to Pisa Centrale Rv / ...
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale Reg / ...

21€ - 44€

1 alternative option

Ferry, drive  •  2h 53m

  1. Take the ferry from Portoferraio to Piombino A2 / ...
  2. Drive from Piombino to La Spezia

33€ - 45€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Elba to La Spezia is to ferry and train via Pisa which costs 21€ - 45€ and takes 5h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Elba to La Spezia is to ferry and drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 2h 53m.

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The distance between Elba and La Spezia is 152 km.

The best way to get from Elba to La Spezia without a car is to ferry and train which takes 5h 6m and costs 30€ - 45€.

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It takes approximately 5h 6m to get from Elba to La Spezia, including transfers.

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There are 4115+ hotels available in La Spezia. Prices start at 65€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Elba to La Spezia.
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  • Distance: 95 miles
  • Duration: 5h 6m

What companies run services between Elba, Tuscany, Italy and La Spezia, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Portoferraio to La Spezia. However, you can take the ferry to Piombino, take the walk to Piomb.Bin.Mare, take the train to Campiglia Marittima, then take the train to La Spezia Centrale. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Portoferraio to La Spezia via Piombino, Piombino Marittima, and Pisa Centrale in around 5h 25m.

Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Campiglia Marittima to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
20€ - 29€
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Campiglia Marittima to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
19€ - 28€
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 19€
Website
trenitalia.com
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 Piombino Marittima to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 15€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
12€ - 15€
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
5€ - 12€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
9€ - 12€
Ferry operators

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