Getting about Elba using public transport

There is a public bus service in Elba that covers the entire island.

The buses provide all year round connections with all the major towns, and from June to September the Marebus service isalso brought on and provides connections with the beaches in Portoferraio, Marciana, Rio nell'Elba, Rio Marina, Porto Azzurro and Capoliveri.

Tourists can also purchase a BUS ELBACARD with which they can travel anywhere on all the CTT urban and suburban lines on the Island of Elba, valid either for 1 day or for 7 days. The one-day ticket costs 8,50 euros and the 7 day one 22 euros. This season ticket can be purchased in the offices of the CTT, Compagnia Toscana Trasporti - the bus company on the Island of Elba.

Besides this, those who have a monthly, yearly, urban or extraurban season ticket or a CTT North bus ticket that has been punched no ealier than three days beforehand and a BUS ELBACARD are entitled to discounts and special offers if they go into one of the manyshops or exhibitionson the Island of Elba.

Departure (and arrival) is in the bus station right at the port, near where the ferries from Piombino come in.

Three extra-urban lines connect the towns on the Island of Elba; in Portoferraio there is also an urban service and during the summer there is also a beach connection.

Island of Elba extra-urban lines

Line 116: Portoferraio - Procchio - Marciana - Marciana - Pomonte - Marina di Campo - La Pila
Line 117:  Portoferraio - Capoliveri - Portoazzurro - Rio Elba - Rio Marina - Cavo
Line 118: Portoferraio - Bagnaia - Lacona

Portoferraio urban lines

Line 1: Portoferraio - San Martino
Line 2: Portoferraio - San Giovanni
Line 3: Portoferraio - Albereto
Line 4: Portoferraio - Albereto - Antiche Saline
Line 5 blue: Calata Matteotti - Calata Mazzini - Calata Italia - Zambelli - Carducci - Palazzina dei Mulini - Cimiteri - San Rocco - Ospedale
Blue line 2: Calata Matteotti towards Biodola or Viticcio

Winter Timetables from 15 September 2016 to 10 June 2017 (schools open)

Suburban lines on the Island of Elba

Weekday timetables of suburban lines 116 - 117 - 118 >
Festive timetables of suburban lines 116 - 117 - 118 >

Urban Lines in Portoferraio

Weekday Timetables of the urban lines >
Festive Timetables of the urban lines >

Summer Timetables from 11 June to 14 September 2016

Island of Elba extra-urban lines

Portoferraio urban lines

info & prices

Prices of suburban lines
Prices of urban lines 

Information and Ticket office
Viale Elba, 57037 Portoferraio
tel. 0565 914392

Tourist bus in Portoferraio

Open-top bus for those who want to see the natural, historical and artistic beauty of Portoferraio.

Marciana beach bus service

Bus connections with all the areas along the west coast in Marciana: from Pomonte to Sant'Andrea.

Rio Marina Marebus

Free bus beach service to and from Rio Marina

Shuttle-bus in Portoferraio

Old town centre of portoferraio and the port connections

Shuttle bus in Porto Azzurro

Connections between the area around the town and the old part of the town

Shuttle bus Campo-Lacona

Summer connections by public transport to and from Marina di Campo and Lacona

Capoliveri beach bus

Bus connections with all of Capoliveri.
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