Ferries to Corsica from Elba island: all useful information to know

Ferries to Corsica from Elba island

You are on Elba island for a pleasant holiday or you are lucky enough to live there permanently. In both cases, you need information to book ferries that, from here, will take you to another beautiful island in the Mediterranean: we are talking about Corsica.

Here are the things you need to know.

  • Port of departure. The most important port from which ferries depart for Corsica is that of Portoferraio, the main town of Elba island. This city is easily accessible both by car and by public transport. Moreover, near the port it is also possible to find different solutions to park the car, if you have decided not to embark on the ferry.
  • Booking. By using our online booking system, you can book ferry tickets from Elba island to Corsica from the comfort of your home: you only need to specify the route, day and time of departure, number and age of passengers. The tickets will be sent directly to you via e-mail with great savings not only in terms of time but also in terms of money.
  • The port of arrival. Ferries departing from Elba island and heading for Corsica arrive in Bastia. It is one of the largest, most alive and important cities in Corsica, and it is the privileged starting point to visit the northern coast of the island of beauty. To fully enjoy your holiday, we advise you to board a vehicle on the ferry, such as cars, motorbikes or campers.
  • Duration and frequency. The ferry trip from Portoferraio to Bastia takes about an hour and thirty minutes. There are two guaranteed rides a week on average, considering that however there may be variations between high and low season.

Now you just have to book the trip: choosing the ferry to Corsica that’s right for you, your next vacation will really start in the best way.


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