There are 6 ways to get from San Francisco to Elba by plane, train, ferry or car ferry

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  •  21 h

  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

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Fly San Francisco to Bologna, train, ferry  •  22 h 26 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

$368 - $1,057

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Fly San Francisco to Florence, train, ferry  •  21 h 51 min

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

$505 - $1,454

Fly San Francisco to Bastia, car ferry  •  21 h 50 min

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

$659 - $2,737

Fly San Francisco to Elba Island  •  34 h 29 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Elba Island (EBA) SFO - EBA

$807 - $3,510

Fly Oakland to Pisa, train, ferry  •  20 h 54 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 distance between San Francisco and Elba is 6165 miles.

It takes approximately 21 h to get from San Francisco to Elba, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from San Francisco Airport to Pisa Airport. The quickest flight takes 14 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Elba is 9 h ahead of San Francisco. It is currently 4:09 PM in San Francisco and 1:09 AM in Elba.

British Airways, Scandinavian Airlines, KLM and three other airlines offer flights from San Francisco Airport to Pisa Airport.

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There are 1126+ hotels available in Elba. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to San Francisco Airport is to BART which takes 28 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from San Francisco to Elba.
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  • Distance: 6164.8 miles
  • Duration: 21 h

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

Swiss, Silver Air and United Airlines fly from San Francisco to Campo nell'Elba 6 times a week.

Airlines
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 53 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 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,100
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
14 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from San Francisco to Bologna via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,900
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via Oslo, Munich
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,700
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 Pisa via Boston, Munich
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,000
Flights from San Francisco to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 53 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
Every day
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
14 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,100
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via Oslo, Munich
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,700
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
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,300
Flights from San Francisco to Bastia via Paris CDG, Nice
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $6,000
Flights from San Francisco to Bastia via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,600
Flights from San Francisco to Bastia via Paris CDG, Marseille
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $6,000
Flights from San Francisco to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from San Francisco to Pisa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday 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 5 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 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,100
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
15 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,700
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via Minneapolis, Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Francisco to Pisa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday 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 5 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 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,100
Flights from San Francisco to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,100
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
15 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
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via Minneapolis, Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from San Francisco to Pisa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,900
Flights from San Francisco to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,400
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from San Francisco to Pisa via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
18 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
Flights from San Francisco to Bologna via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
14 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,300
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via Oslo, Munich
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
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
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from San Francisco to Bastia via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,600
Flights from San Francisco to Bastia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15 h 35 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,100
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from San Francisco to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,700
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via Oslo, Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
19 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Oakland to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
15 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
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from San Francisco to Bologna via Dublin
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,900
Silver Air
Website
silverair.cz
Flights from San Francisco to Elba Island via Zurich, Lugano
Ave. Duration
31 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,500
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

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 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Firenze Rifredi to Piomb.Bin.Mare
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$24 - $28
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $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

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 Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Ferry operators
Toremar Toscana Regionale Marittima Spa
Corsica Ferries

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