Ferry from Elba to Bastia
Tickets, Prices & Schedules
Is there a ferry from Elba to Bastia?
The Elba - Bastia ferry route is seasonal and it is available with about 2 weekly sailings from June to September.
As of now, the route is operated by Corsica Ferries.
How long is the ferry ride from Elba to Bastia?
The duration of the Elba - Bastia ferry trip is about 1 hr 30 min.
Is there a high-speed ferry from Elba to Bastia?
Yes, the route from Elba to Bastia is operated by fast ferries that reach the port of Bastia in 1 hr 30 min.
How much is the ferry from Elba to Bastia?
The price of the ferry tickets to Bastia from Elba is about €30. The final cost depends on available discounts and whether you choose to bring along your vehicle.
Tip: toddlers can travel for free, while there are discount tickets for children.
What’s the ferry schedule from Elba to Bastia?
The two weekly sailings to Bastia from Elba are available on Wednesdays and Thursdays. The ferry usually departs from Elba at around 19:30 and arrives in Bastia at 21:00.
Reminder: as the ferry route from Elba to Bastia route is seasonal, make sure to check our page for any updates.
What’s the distance between Elba and Bastia?
The distance between Elba and Bastia is approximately 27 nautical miles (about 50km).
Am I allowed to travel from Elba to Bastia?
Yes, it is possible to travel by ferry from Elba to Bastia. Before planning your trip to Corsica, take a look at the latest updates on Covid-19 and ferry travel in Italy, including the documents required for traveling abroad.
Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Elba to Bastia?
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Colorful buildings in the center of Bastia
Useful tips for your ferry trip from Elba to Bastia
Have a look at some important tips for your ferry trip to Bastia:
- As this is a popular seasonal route, we suggest you book your ferry tickets to Bastia well in advance!
- Ferries from Elba to Bastia allow you to travel with your pet.
- Once you reach Bastia, you can explore other French destinations! Have a look at the Bastia - Nice and Bastia - Toulon ferry routes!
Where to take the ferry from Elba to Bastia
Ferries to Bastia leave from Portoferraio, the capital and main port of Elba. You can easily reach the port through public transport, as there are 3 bus lines operating on the island.
Corsica Ferries allows passengers to carry a single piece of hand luggage for free, with maximum dimensions of 200x100x50cm.
Given the short duration of the Elba - Bastia trip, there are no cabins on the ferries and hydrofoils. Onboard seating is included in the ticket price.
Can I travel on the ferry from Elba to Bastia with a car?
Motor vehicles such as cars, motorcycles and caravans are allowed on the ferries from Elba to Bastia.