Ferry from Piombino to Pianosa
Tickets, Prices & Schedules
Is there a ferry from Piombino to Pianosa?
The Piombino - Pianosa ferry route is available year-round and is operated by Toremar and Aquavision. You can usually find 2-3 ferry connections (on Tuesdays, Saturdays and Sundays), though schedules are subject to change depending on the season.
Important: the island of Pianosa in Italy can welcome only 250 visitors per day.
Am I allowed to travel from Piombino to Pianosa?
Yes, traveling from Piombino to Pianosa is allowed. Take a look at the latest updates on Covid-19 and ferry travel in Italy, and get ready for your trip.
What’s the ferry schedule from Piombino to Pianosa
Normally, the ferries of Toremar leave for Pianosa every Tuesday at 08:20 in the morning, arriving at around 11:10. The ferries of Aquavision, on the other hand, usually travel on weekends and depart from Piombino at around 08:30 The arrival in Pianosa is scheduled for 10:45.
Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts
How much is the ferry from Piombino to Pianosa?
The price of a standard ferry ticket for the Piombino - Pianosa route ranges from €18 to €28. The final cost may vary depending on the company and the season.
Keep in mind that there is also an entrance fee for the island of Pianosa. Only children and people with disabilities can enter free of charge, as well as those who travel to Pianosa for work or other services.
On Ferryhopper, you can discover the best available offers for the connection you’re interested in. Find real-time information about our ferry routes to the Italian island of Pianosa, compare fares and offers, and book ferry tickets on Ferryhopper at the same price with the ferry companies.
Toddlers and children aged 0-3 years old can travel from Piombino to Pianosa for free. There is also a 50% discount for children up to 12 years old.
Ferry Route Info
How long is the ferry ride from Piombino to Pianosa?
The Piombino - Pianosa ferry crossing can last 2 hr 15 min to 3 hr, depending on the operator you’re traveling with.
Is there a high-speed ferry from Piombino to Pianosa?
Yes, there are also high-speed ferries traveling to Pianosa from Piombino, with the fastest connection lasting around 2 hr 15 min.
What’s the distance between Piombino and Pianosa?
The distance between Piombino and Pianosa is 29 nautical miles (approximately 53 km).
Ferry Trip Tips
Useful tips for your ferry trip to Pianosa from Piombino
Read below some of our travel tips for your trip from Piombino to Pianosa:
- During the high season, we recommend arriving well in advance at the port of Piombino in Tuscany to avoid delays and overcrowding.
- Pianosa welcomes up to 250 visitors per day, and there is only 1 hotel on the island. Therefore, we recommend that you plan your trip early in advance, especially if you wish to stay longer in Pianosa.
- Pianosa is rather close to the island of Elba. The two islands are connected by ferry every day. Check out the Elba - Pianosa ferry route here!
Where to take the ferry from Piombino to Pianosa
Ferries to Olbia leave from the port of Piombino Marittima. It is located less than 2 km from the city center and the train station.
Can I travel on the Piombino to Pianosa ferry with a car?
You can not bring along your car on the ferries to Pianosa. The island is rather small and you can discover it on foot or with guided excursions by bus, mountain bike or on horseback.
Each company has its own luggage allowance policy:
- With Toremar, each passenger can carry up to 20 kg of hand luggage on board for free.
- With Aquavision, you can carry 1 hand luggage item with you which is included in the ticket price.
There are no available cabins on the Piombino - Pianosa ferry route.
When it comes to traveling to Pianosa from Piombino by ferry, you can bring along your pet. Make sure to fill out the appropriate information as you book your tickets.
Normally, small pets in a carrier travel for free. For larger pets, there is a small charge (around €8).
Important: in Pianosa, dogs are allowed only in the village. Pets must always be leashed.
Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Piombino to Pianosa
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