During the summer months a public bus service runs to and from Poggibonsi, Siena and Piombino Marittima (with some stops along the way). It takes about 2 hours and 40 minutes from Siena to the port of Piombino, where you get the ferry for the Island of Elba.
The service runs on 27th and 28th May, from 1st to 4th June and from 10th June to 10th September. Access to the service is done by clicking "booking" then DAILY timetable.
|7,00¹||Poggibonsi Piazza Mazzini||20,50¹|
|7,10¹||Colle V.E. Via Bilenchi||20.40¹|
|7,35||Siena FS Station||20,20|
|7,50||Siena Via Tozzi||20,15|
|7,55||Siena Via Massetana||20,05|
|9,35||Follonica Prato Ranieri - Villaggio Girasole||18,20|
|10,15²||Piombino Porto Marittimo17,40²|
¹ From Mondays to Fridays you will be assisted with the bus change in via Tozzi, while on Saturdays and holidays the bus is direct from Valdelsa.²Bookings from the PORT of PIOMBINO will be accepted only up to 2.00 p.m. of day of departure, and you can only travel on the bus if you have booked beforehand.
On line booking can be done at with payment by credit card or at any of the authorized ticket offices: in Siena, Colle Val d'Elsa, Poggibonsi, Piombino, Portoferraio at the Lari & agency or the Longone Viaggi agency in Porto Azzurro.
Should you be unable to purchase your ticket before setting off you can do so on board the bus at no extra cost, but only if there are empty seats.
Siena - Piombino 13,50 euros (single) - 24,00 euros (return)
Poggibonsi - Colle V.E. - Piombino 14,50 euros (single) - 26,00 euros (return)
Head Offices in Arezzo
via Guido Monaco, 37 - 52100 Arezzo
tel. 0575 39881 - fax 0575 28414
information and freephone 800 922984
Suggestion from Infoelba:Come to Elba without your car? No problem!
Thanks to the efficient booking system you can hire a vehicle so you can deide how and where to go exactly as you please: by car, motor bike, scooter or bike...whatever suits both you and your pocket best!