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There are 3 ways to get from Rome to Elba by train, ferry, car or plane

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Train, ferry  •  5h 30m

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

$32 - $53

2 alternative options

Drive, ferry  •  4h 15m

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

$50 - $67

Fly, train, ferry  •  6h 40m

  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

$122 - $377

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The cheapest way to get from Rome to Elba is to train and ferry which costs 27€ - 50€ and takes 5h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Elba is to drive and ferry which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 4h 15m.

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The distance between Rome and Elba is 207 km.

The best way to get from Rome to Elba without a car is to train and ferry which takes 5h 30m and costs 27€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 5h 30m to get from Rome to Elba, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Pisa Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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Alitalia offers flights from Rome Airport to Pisa Airport.

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There are 1089+ hotels available in Elba. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Rome to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32m and costs 10€ - 15€.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Elba.
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  • Distance: 129.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 30m

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 the drive to Piombino then take the ferry to Portoferraio.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Pisa
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
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 Roma Termini to Campiglia Marittima
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Train from Pisa Centrale to Campiglia Marittima
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
Ferry operators

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