Blu Navy: Ferries, Tickets & Info
Founded in 2010, Blu Navy is an Italian ferry company based in Portoferraio, the capital and main port of Elba Island. The main goal of the company is to provide year-round efficient connections in the Tyrrhenian Sea, so that the ferry trip becomes a pleasant experience for passengers.
Blu Navy ferry routes
Blu Navy serves the ferry connection between the port of Piombino in the province of Livorno and Portoferraio all year long and is well-known for the punctuality of its connections with Elba island.
Thanks to the frequent connections between Piombino and Portoferraio, you can travel with ease, as there are around 8 daily Blue Navy departures.
Useful info: thanks to Blu Navy's “Parti Prima O Parti Dopo” (Leave Before or Leave After) service, you can also choose to depart on the reserved date at an earlier or later time than originally scheduled (always subject to seat availability).
Blu Navy fleet
Blu Navy’s fleet consists of 2 ferries connecting Tuscany with the neighboring island of Elba: Acciarello (operating year-round) and Tremestieri (operating in spring and summer).
These 2 sister ships can carry up to 1,000 passengers and 230 vehicles each. The double command bridge on board ensures that all vehicles can be loaded and unloaded at the same time in less than 30 minutes.
Blu Navy discounts & offers
The ferry company Blu Navy offers special discounts for specific passenger categories, including:
- Permanent residents
- Second home owners on Elba
- Large groups of travelers
- Sales representatives
Note: children up to 3 years old travel for free, while there are also discounted fares for those up to age 11. In addition, there are savings if you purchase your return ticket.
By planning your trip on Ferryhopper, you can find all available offers and discounts, and book cheap ferry tickets with Blu Navy.
Blu Navy special amenities & facilities
Due to the short duration of the trip (approximately 1 hour), there are only basic facilities but the ferry is efficient, clean and very punctual. Onboard you'll find comfortable seats, an air-conditioned lounge and a bar, where you can enjoy snacks and drinks.
On the ferries of Blu Navy, there are facilities for people with disabilities such as elevators/lifts and/or stair lifts. Individuals with disabilities or reduced mobility must notify the company upon booking or in advance.
On Blu Navy, passengers can board motor vehicles (cars, motorcycles, RVs, minivans). They can also board with their bicycle by paying a small extra charge.
Pets are also welcome to travel. In order to be allowed on-board, all pets should hold a ticket and must be kept on a leash or in a kennel. Either way, pets are only allowed on the external decks of the ferry.
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