There are 7 ways to get from San Francisco to Elba by plane, 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

Fly San Francisco to Pisa, train, ferry  •  20 h 22 min

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

$499 - $1,543

Cheapest option

Fly San Francisco to Bologna, train, ferry  •  22 h 41 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Bologna (BLQ) SFO - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
  3. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Piomb.Bin.Mare
  4. Take the ferry from Piombino to Portoferraio

$377 - $1,055

5 alternative options

Fly San Francisco to Florence, train, ferry  •  21 h 33 min

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

$505 - $1,459

Fly San Francisco to Bastia, car ferry  •  21 h 43 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Bastia (BIA) SFO - BIA
  2. Take the car ferry from Bastia to Portoferraio

$656 - $2,734

Fly San Francisco to Calvi, bus, car ferry  •  25 h 23 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Calvi (CLY) SFO - CLY
  2. Take the bus from Calvi to Bastia
  3. Take the car ferry from Bastia to Portoferraio

$1,080 - $3,157

Fly Oakland to Rome, train, ferry  •  22 h 17 min

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

$408 - $997

Fly Oakland to Pisa, train, ferry  •  21 h 16 min

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

$433 - $946

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Elba is to fly and train and ferry which costs $430 - $950 and takes 21 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Elba is to fly and train and ferry which costs $490 - $1,600 and takes 20 h 22 min.

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The distance between San Francisco and Elba is 6165 miles.

It takes approximately 20 h 22 min to get from San Francisco to Elba, including transfers.

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What companies run services between San Francisco, CA, USA and Elba, Tuscany, Italy?

There is no direct connection from San Francisco to Portoferraio. However, you can take the BART to San Francisco International Airport, take the walk to San Francisco airport, 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 take the BART to San Francisco International Airport, take the walk to San Francisco airport, fly to Florence, take the walk to Florence Airport, take the line 389 shuttle to Firenze - Autostazione, 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
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from San Francisco to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $6,500
Flights from San Francisco to Bastia via Paris CDG, Marseille
Ave. Duration
17 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $6,000
Flights from San Francisco to Bastia via Paris CDG, Nice
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $6,000
Flights from San Francisco to Bastia via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,600
Flights from San Francisco to Bastia via Amsterdam, Marseille
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $5,500
Flights from San Francisco to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,100
Flights from San Francisco to Calvi via Paris CDG, Nice
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $6,000
Flights from San Francisco to Calvi via Paris CDG, Marseille
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $6,500
Flights from San Francisco to Calvi via Amsterdam, Marseille
Ave. Duration
18 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $6,000
Flights from San Francisco to Calvi via Frankfurt, Nice
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $5,500
Flights from San Francisco to Calvi via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,000
Flights from San Francisco to Calvi via Dublin, Marseille
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,300
Flights from San Francisco to Calvi via Montreal, Lyon
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,800
Flights from Oakland to Rome via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
17 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,700 - $4,700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from San Francisco to Pisa via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,000
Flights from San Francisco to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
17 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2,200 - $6,500
Flights from San Francisco to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $5,500
Flights from San Francisco to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,600
Flights from San Francisco to Bastia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,100
Flights from San Francisco to Bastia via London Heathrow, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,200
Flights from San Francisco to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from San Francisco to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via Oslo, Munich
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,700
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via Chicago O'Hare, Munich
Ave. Duration
18 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Pisa via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,000
Flights from San Francisco to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
17 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2,200 - $6,500
Flights from San Francisco to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $5,500
Flights from San Francisco to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $6,500
Flights from San Francisco to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from San Francisco to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,100
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via Oslo, Munich
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,700
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via Chicago O'Hare, Munich
Ave. Duration
18 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Francisco to Pisa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,200
Flights from San Francisco to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $6,500
Flights from San Francisco to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $6,500
Flights from San Francisco to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
14 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,100
Flights from San Francisco to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,100
Flights from Oakland to Rome via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
17 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,700 - $4,700
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,700
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via Paris CDG, Rome
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from San Francisco to Pisa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,200
Flights from San Francisco to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $6,500
Flights from San Francisco to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $6,500
Flights from San Francisco to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
14 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,100
Flights from Oakland to Rome via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
17 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,700 - $4,700
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from San Francisco to Pisa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,100
Flights from San Francisco to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,400
Flights from Oakland to Rome via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
18 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,300
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from San Francisco to Bastia via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,600
Flights from San Francisco to Calvi via Frankfurt, Nice
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $5,500
Flights from San Francisco to Calvi via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,000
Flights from San Francisco to Calvi via Dublin, Marseille
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,300
Flights from San Francisco to Calvi via Montreal, Lyon
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,800
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from San Francisco to Calvi via Frankfurt, Nice
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $5,500
Flights from San Francisco to Calvi via Dublin, Marseille
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,300
Flights from Oakland to Rome via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
17 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,700 - $4,700
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,700
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via Paris CDG, Rome
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,700
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from San Francisco to Bastia via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,600
Flights from San Francisco to Calvi via Frankfurt, Nice
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $5,500
Flights from San Francisco to Calvi via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,000
Flights from San Francisco to Calvi via Dublin, Marseille
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from San Francisco to Pisa via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $2,000
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,200
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from San Francisco to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,700
Flights from Oakland to Rome via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,100
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from San Francisco to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
13 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,700
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via Newark, Manchester
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,800
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via Newark, Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
18 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,800
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from San Francisco to Bologna via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,300
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from San Francisco to Bologna via Dublin
Ave. Duration
20 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,900
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Oakland to Rome
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $2,100
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,700
Train operators
Trenitalia
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 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Firenze Smn to Piomb.Bin.Mare
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$24 - $29
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Campiglia Marittima
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Corsicar Autocars Les Beaux Voyages
Phone
+33 4 95 65 08 26
Website
corsicar.com
Bus from Calvi to Bastia
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
corsicar.com
Ferry operators
Toremar Toscana Regionale Marittima Spa
Corsica Ferries

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