There are 5 ways to get from Rome to Elba by train, ferry, bus, car ferry, car or plane

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  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Campiglia Marittima Fb / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Piombino to Portoferraio A2 / ...

$49 - $64

Cheapest option

Bus, train, car ferry  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome, Rome Fiumicino to Orbetello
  2. Take the train from Orbetello to Campiglia Marittima Rv / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Piombino to Portoferraio

$42 - $136

3 alternative options

Drive, ferry  •  4 h 15 min

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

$53 - $70

Fly to Pisa, train, ferry  •  7 h 22 min

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

$125 - $380

Fly to Florence, train, ferry  •  8 h 14 min

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

$106 - $317

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Elba is to train and ferry which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 4 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Elba is to drive and ferry which takes 4 h 15 min and costs 45€ - 60€.

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The distance between Rome and Elba is 207 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Rome to Elba, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Elba, Tuscany, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Rome to Portoferraio. However, you can 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 take a vehicle from Rome to Portoferraio via Rome Fiumincino Airport, Rome, Rome Fiumicino, Orbetello, Campiglia Marittima, Campiglia Stazione, Porto Biglietterie Nord, and Piombino in around 7 h 57 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Pisa
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Rome to Florence
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Orbetello to Campiglia Marittima
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$14 - $17
Train from Pisa Centrale to Campiglia Marittima
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$24 - $29
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome, Rome Fiumicino to Orbetello
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Toremar Toscana Regionale Marittima Spa
Corsica Ferries

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