Ferry from Porto Santo Stefano to Giglio

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

You can easily travel by ferry to Giglio (Isola del Giglio) from Porto Santo Stefano, a town on the Monte Argentario peninsula in southern Tuscany. Find information on ferry schedules and prices for the Porto Santo Stefano - Giglio route in our guide and discover this gem of the Tuscan Archipelago!
Porto Santo Stefano Giglio Schedules frequency: Every day Earliest ferry: 07:30 Latest ferry: 19:30 Average duration: 1h Price range: 14.32 € - 16.23 €
Giglio Porto Santo Stefano Schedules frequency: Every day Earliest ferry: 06:00 Latest ferry: 18:00 Average duration: 1h Price range: 12.82 € - 14.74 €
Ferry companies TOREMAR

Is there a ferry from Porto Santo Stefano to Giglio?

There are normally 4 daily sailings from Porto Santo Stefano to Giglio throughout the year. The  route is usually operated by the ferry companies Toremar and Maregiglio.

How long is the ferry ride from Porto Santo Stefano to Giglio?

Ferry duration from Porto Santo Stefano to Giglio is about 1 hr.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Porto Santo Stefano to Giglio?

While there are no high-speed ferries traveling from Porto Santo Stefano to Giglio, conventional ferries take just 1 hr to reach the island.

How much is the ferry from Porto Santo Stefano to Giglio?

Ferry prices from Porto Santo Stefano to Giglio normally start at approximately €15. Ticket cost can be lower or higher depending on the available discounts, season and vehicle selection.

Children (4-11 years) get a reduced ticket price, while infants (under 4 years) can travel for free. You can also take your pet on board inside a carrier. Dogs that cannot be transferred in a carrier have to be muzzled and kept on a lead.

What's the ferry schedule from Porto Santo Stefano to Giglio?

Ferry sailings from Porto Santo Stefano to Giglio take place every day all year long. The earliest ferry to Giglio normally leaves at around 07:30 and arrives at 08:30. The latest departure from Porto Santo Stefano is usually at 19:00, with the ferry reaching Giglio at about 20:00.

Please note that ferry timetables are subject to change. You can find real-time schedules, compare prices and companies, and book ferry tickets online from Porto Santo Stefano to Giglio on Ferryhopper.

What's the distance between Porto Santo Stefano and Giglio?

The distance between Porto Santo Stefano and Giglio island is approximately 12 nautical miles (about 22km).

Am I allowed to travel from Porto Santo Stefano to Giglio?

Yes, traveling between Porto Santo Stefano and Giglio is currently permitted. For the latest information about travel restrictions and requirements, you can check our blog post on Covid-19 and ferry trips in Italy.

Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Porto Santo Stefano to Giglio?

You can book cheap ferry tickets to Giglio from Porto Santo Stefano on Ferryhopper. See all the available routes on our Map of ferries and book your ferry trip to Giglio online at no extra cost.

The small port of Giglio island, Italy

The colorful port of Giglio

Useful tips for your ferry trip from Porto Santo Stefano to Giglio

Here are some travel tips for your trip from Porto Santo Stefano to Giglio:

  • It is advisable that you arrive at the port at least 1 hr before departure to avoid any delays.
  • If you're traveling to Giglio with a vehicle during the weekend or peak season, we recommend booking your ferry trip well in advance, as tickets tend to sell out quickly.
  • The ferry company Maregiglio offers day cruises to Giglio and the beautiful small island of Giannutri. Ferries depart from Porto Santo Stefano.
  • If you're traveling to Giglio without a vehicle, you can get around the island by bus. Services run regularly between the main towns (Giglio Porto, Giglio Campese and Giglio Castello). 

Where to take the ferry from Porto Santo Stefano to Giglio

Ferries to Giglio depart from Porto del Valle, the main port of Porto Santo Stefano and the most important commercial port in the province of Grosseto.

The port is located near the town center, where there are several bars, restaurants and clubs. Just a few steps from the port, you will find the impressive Argentario Aquarium, a must-see in Porto Santo Stefano!

Can I travel on the ferry from Porto Santo Stefano to Giglio with a car?

Yes, all ferries traveling from Porto Santo Stefano to Giglio carry vehicles (cars, motorcycles, camper vans and caravans).

Ferry luggage

Toremar’s baggage allowance is up to 20kg per passenger. Maregiglio allows 1 piece of luggage up to 60x40x20cm and 10kg.

Cabins

Ferries from Porto Santo Stefano to Giglio do not have cabins, as the journey is very short. Onboard facilities include a bar that serves beverages and snacks.

Daily ferries from Porto Santo Stefano to Giglio

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