How to get to Formentera from Ibiza by ferry
There are at least 35 daily ferry crossings from Ibiza to Formentera. Read our ferry guide for the latest information on this route.
Ferry schedules from Ibiza to Formentera*
Is there a ferry from Ibiza to Formentera?
The ferry Ibiza-Formentera runs several times per day throughout the whole year. The ferry companies that usually operate on this crossing are Baleària, Mediterránea Pitiusa, Naviera Aquabus, and Trasmapi.
Please note that ferry timetables are subject to change depending on the season. You can check real-time schedules and book your ferry tickets online for the Ibiza-Formentera ferry crossing on Ferryhopper.
How long is the ferry ride from Ibiza to Formentera?
The Ibiza to Formentera ferry time ranges from 25 min to 1 hr. The trip duration depends on the type of ferry (fast or standard).
Is there a high-speed ferry from Ibiza to Formentera?
Yes, there are many high-speed ferries to Formentera. The distance between the two islands is short so the fastest Ibiza-Formentera ferry takes 25 min.
How much is the ferry from Ibiza to Formentera?
The Ibiza to Formentera ferry price ranges from €15 to €27. The final ticket cost can be higher or lower depending on available discounts as well as vehicle and seat selection.
What’s the ferry schedule from Ibiza to Formentera?
There are more than 35 daily ferry crossings from the port of Ibiza to the port of La Savina in Formentera.
During the summer the frequency increases with more than 40 sailings from Ibiza to Formentera every day.
The earliest Ibiza-Formentera boat normally departs from Ibiza around 07:00 and arrives in Formentera at around 07:30. The latest ferry departure is usually at 01:30, reaching the port of Formentera at 02:10.
What’s the distance between Ibiza and Formentera?
The distance from Ibiza to Formentera is just 10 nautical miles (19km).
Am I allowed to travel from Ibiza to Formentera?
Since May 2021, travelers can visit Spain and the Spanish islands for their 2021 vacation. You can therefore take the Ibiza to Formentera ferry and travel to the Balearic islands.
Before your trip make sure you check the latest updates on COVID-19 and ferry travel in Spain.
Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Ibiza to Formentera?
You can book cheap tickets for the Formentera ferry on Ferryhopper with just 4 clicks. Find all available ferry connections on our Map of ferries, compare schedules and prices, and book ferry tickets to the Balearic Islands at no extra cost.
The Barbaria Lighthouse in Formentera, where you can enjoy panoramic sunset views
Useful tips for your ferry trip from Ibiza to Formentera
Here are some tips for your Ibiza-Formentera ferry trip:
- The port of the city of Ibiza can get busy, especially during the summer, so we recommend arriving at least 1 hr before departure.
- The Ibiza to Formentera day trip is a great idea if you are on holiday in Ibiza, as there are many daily crossings.
- The island of Formentera is easy to get around and it has a good transport network. You can explore the island by public bus, bicycle, scooter, or taxi!
- Formentera doesn't have an airport so catching the ferry from Ibiza is one of the easiest ways to get to the island. For more tips on how to get to Formentera make sure to read our blog post.
- In high season make sure that you book your Formentera ferry tickets in advance to avoid queuing or limited availability.
- Formentera has some of the most amazing beaches in the Balearic Islands that combine a Caribbean feel with wild Mediterranean beauty. Check our Formentera travel guide for useful information about the island.
Where to take the ferry from Ibiza to Formentera?
You can take a boat to Formentera from Ibiza and its main port on a daily basis. Ferries travel from the port of the town of Ibiza to the port of La Savina in Formentera.
The port of Ibiza town is located close to the old town and it's a 10-minute drive from the island airport.
The port of Ibiza is also close to popular beaches of the island such as Playa d'en Bossa or Platja de ses Figueretes where you can find some of the most famous clubs, restaurants and resorts on the island.
Can I travel on the ferry from Ibiza to Formentera with a car?
Yes, you can travel with a vehicle on the ferry Ibiza-Formentera, however, the island allows limited transportation of vehicles in order to reduce the pollution and traffic on the island.
Restrictions apply from the end of June until the beginning of September. In order to transport, drive and park your vehicle on the island during that period, you have to apply for a permit. For more information, visit the Formentera Eco website.
Each ferry company has its own baggage allowance policy. Trasmapi allows for up to 20kg of personal luggage. Mediterránea Pitiusa allows for a maximum of 20kg per person and a small piece of hand luggage. In Balearia ferries you can carry the maximum luggage that you can get on board by yourself, without help and in one go. Naviera Aquabus allows 1 piece of personal luggage per passenger.
Few of the larger ferries traveling from Ibiza to Formentera offer cabins.