During the summer there is a direct bus service to and from Piombino Marittima and Florence that takes only 2 and a half hours to and from the port of Piombino and Florence, perfect for those who wish to go to Elba without taking their car.
Departure in Florence is from the BUS STATION in Via Santa Caterina da Siena (on the right of the Santa Maria Novella train station). Your destination in Piombino is PIOMBINO PORTO.
From 11st June to 11st September 2016 "prior booking" only, DAILY pepartures:
|Piombino Port||Piombino Station||Venturina||San Vincenzo||Florence|
SITA SMN Bus Station
SITA SMN Bus Station
|San Vincenzo||Venturina||Piombino Port||Piombino Station|
The journey takes about 2 hours and 30 minutes in BusItalia SITA and TIEMME Piombino buses.
Don't forget that once the bus from Florence reaches Piombino the first stop is at the Port and then at the station.
Booking cant be done on on line, and payment is by credit card only or at any of the authorised ticket offices.
If you haven't already purchased your ticket (in any of the authorised ticket offices in Florence and in Piombino) you can do so on the bus at no extra cost.
Small dogs are allowed on the buses (small enough to be carried), and must be kept at all times with a muzzle and on a lead; the ticket costs an extra 2 euros. Other small animals (birds, cats, hamsters) are also allowed on board but they must be kept in a cage or cat carrier.
Owners must make sure they cause no disturbance to other passengers. Should the bus be full, the driver has the authority to reduce, or deny, number of pets allowed on board (with the exception of guide dogs).
The cost of the ticket is 13,00 euros for an adult and 9,00 euros reduced.
Tickets can be bought directly on board at no extra cost.
Children from 2 to 9 years old - reduced price.
Children up to 2 years of age - ticket is free but prior booking is necessary.
Headquarters in Arezzo
via Guido Monaco, 37 - 52100 Arezzo
tel. 0575 39881 - fax 0575 28414
Information and Freephone number 800 922984
Hint from Infoelba: Come to Elba on holiday without your car? No problem!Thanks to the efficient booking system just hire a vehicle so that you can go round the island when and where you wish: by car, by motorbike, by scooter or by bike....whichever suits both you and your pocket best!
Pagina aggiornata il 23/05/2016