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There are 9 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portoferraio by plane, train, ferry, car ferry, bus 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.

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Fly to Pisa, train, ferry  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Pisa (PSA) LGW - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Campiglia Marittima
  3. Take the ferry from Piombino to Portoferraio

$78 - $358

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Fly to Florence, train, ferry  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Florence (FLR) LGW - FLR
  2. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Piomb.Bin.Mare
  3. Take the ferry from Piombino to Portoferraio

$112 - $422

Fly to Rome, train, ferry  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Rome (FCO) LGW - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Campiglia Marittima
  3. Take the ferry from Piombino to Portoferraio

$85 - $310

Train Thalys, car ferry  •  26 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Marseille-St-Charles
  4. Take the car ferry from Marseille to Bastia
  5. Take the car ferry from Bastia to Portoferraio

$440 - $729

Train inOui TGV, car ferry  •  26 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv
  4. Take the car ferry from Marseille to Bastia
  5. Take the car ferry from Bastia to Portoferraio

$334 - $542

Train, car ferry via Muenchen Hbf  •  26 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Est to München Hbf Tgv
  4. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Firenze S.Maria Novella En
  5. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Piomb.Bin.Mare Reg / ...
  6. Take the car ferry from Piombino to Portoferraio

$332 - $682

Bus, car ferry  •  32 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station 025
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Milan, Milan 729
  4. Take the bus from Milano Lampugnano to Piombino 50
  5. Take the car ferry from Piombino to Portoferraio

$160 - $308

Bus, ferry  •  34 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station 025
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy
  3. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Milan
  4. Take the bus from Milano Lampugnano to Piombino 50
  5. Take the ferry from Piombino to Portoferraio A2 / ...

$116 - $160

Drive, car ferry, ferry  •  21 h 23 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Vernazza
  4. Take the ferry from Vernazza to Manarola
  5. Take the ferry from Manarola to Riomaggiore
  6. Drive from Riomaggiore to Piombino
  7. Take the ferry from Piombino to Portoferraio A2 / ...

$291 - $430

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portoferraio is to bus and ferry which costs £85 - £130 and takes 34 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portoferraio is to fly and train and ferry which costs £60 - £280 and takes 6 h 24 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Portoferraio is 762 miles.

The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portoferraio without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 26 h 25 min and costs £330 - £600.

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It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portoferraio, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from London Gatwick Airport to Pisa Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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Portoferraio is 1 h ahead of London Gatwick Airport (LGW). It is currently 10:19 AM in London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and 11:19 AM in Portoferraio.

Vueling Airlines, easyJet and British Airways offer flights from London Gatwick Airport to Pisa Airport.

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There are 996+ hotels available in Portoferraio. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portoferraio.
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  • Distance: 762 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 24 min

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Portoferraio, Italy?

There is no direct connection from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portoferraio. However, you can fly to Pisa, take the walk to Pisa Airport, take the train to Pisa Centrale, take the train to Campiglia Marittima, take the walk to Campiglia Stazione, take the bus to Porto Biglietterie Nord, take the walk to Piombino, then take the ferry to Portoferraio. Alternatively, you can fly to Florence, take the walk to Pistoiese, 19 , take the bus to P. Alinari, take the walk to Firenze Smn, take the train to Piomb.Bin.Mare, take the walk to Piombino, then take the ferry to Portoferraio.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Rome via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Rome via Basel
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Rome via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $700
Flights from London Gatwick to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Rome via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
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 Pisa Centrale to Campiglia Marittima
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
Train from Firenze Smn to Piomb.Bin.Mare
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$24 - $28
Train from Roma Termini to Campiglia Marittima
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
10 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$100 - $120
Thameslink
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$50 - $140
Premier
$120 - $170
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $240
Premier
$180 - $280
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$280 - $340
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$280 - $340
1st Class
$360 - $500
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lille Europe to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$180 - $200
1st Class
$240 - $350
Train from Paris Est to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $310
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Milano Lampugnano to Piombino
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
autostradale.it
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Milan
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
Toremar Toscana Regionale Marittima Spa
Corsica Ferries
Phone
+33.4.95.32.95.95
Website
corsica-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Bastia to Portoferraio
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Schedules at
corsica-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Piombino to Portoferraio
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $95
Schedules at
corsica-ferries.co.uk
Consorzio Marittimo Turistico Cinque Terre Golfo dei Poeti
Phone
+39 0187.732987
Website
navigazionegolfodeipoeti.it
Ferry from Vernazza to Manarola
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
navigazionegolfodeipoeti.it
Ferry from Manarola to Riomaggiore
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
navigazionegolfodeipoeti.it

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