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Ferry from Cavo to Portoferraio

Depending on the season their are usually 3 daily and 26 weekly sailings between Cavo and Portoferraio. The Cavo Portoferraio ferry is operated by Toremar. Cavo Portoferraio Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get the latest pricing and availability for your ferry trip.

Cavo to Portoferraio Ferry Times

The earliest ferry from Cavo to Portoferraio typically departs Cavo at about 09:00. The average sailing time of a Cavo Portoferraio ferry is approximately 20m and the fastest sailing time is approximately 20m.

Cavo Portoferraio Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for Cavo Portoferraio ferries typically range between €13* and €77*. The average price is around €48*. The cheapest ferry prices from Cavo to Portoferraio start from €13*. The average price for a foot passenger is €48*.

Pricing will vary by season and depend on the number of passengers, vehicle type and sailing time.

What is the distance between Cavo and Portoferraio?

The distance between Cavo to Portoferraio is approximately 7.6 miles (12.2km), or 6.6 nautical miles.

Is there a Cavo Portoferraio car ferry?

No ferry operators currently provide a car ferry between Cavo and Portoferraio

Are foot passengers allowed on the Cavo Portoferraio ferry?

Yes, foot passengers can travel on ferries from Cavo to Portoferraio with Toremar.

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Cavo - Portoferraio Route summary
Departure Country Italy
Destination Country Italy
No. of Operators 1
Operators Toremar
Average Price 62 €*
Average Daily Sailings 3
Average Weekly Sailings 26
Average Sailing Duration 20m
First Ferry 09:00
Last Ferry 19:25
Distance 6 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2024-04-02.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Cavo to Portoferraio?

The approximate duration for ferries from Cavo to Portoferraio is 20m. Durations can vary by operator and season.

How much is the ferry from Cavo to Portoferraio?

Cavo to Portoferraio is approximately 57 €. We recommended booking in advance for the best price and availability. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Cavo to Portoferraio?

There is 1 ferry operator for ferries from Cavo to Portoferraio and this is
  • Toremar

How can I book ferry tickets from Cavo to Portoferraio?

Book Cavo to Portoferraio tickets through our deal finder, where you can view the latest prices and schedules.

Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Cavo to Portoferraio?

Yes, foot passengers are allowed onboard the ferries from Cavo to Portoferraio with
  • Toremar

Can you take your car on the ferry from Cavo to Portoferraio?

No, only foot passengers can travel on the ferry.

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Cavo to Portoferraio?

Unfortunately, pets are not permitted on this ferry service.

How far is Portoferraio from Cavo?

Cavo to Portoferraio is approximately 6 nautical miles distance apart.

Cavo Guide

Located on the Italian island of Elba, Cavo is a town and port that lies on the island's Mediterranean Sea coast. Elba is the largest of the Tuscan Archipelago islands and forms a part of the Archipelago Toscano National Park. Elba is also the third largest Italian island after Sicily and Sardinia.

The island is renowned for its crystal clear waters, beautiful beaches and its wonderful landscape on both land and sea. The island is definitely a must see destination for any visitors to Tuscany. For visitors who want to do more than relax on one of the island's beaches, then the island is the perfect destination for scuba diving or snorkelling thanks to its rich waters teeming with many species of fish. For visitors that prefer to stay on dry land then a hike or a mountain bike ride up into the mountains may be in order, or alternatively a sedate round of golf.

The island is connected to the Italian mainland on routes between Piombino and Portoferraio, the capital located in the north, and Cavo, Rio marina and Porto Azzurro, on the east coast of the island.

Portoferraio Guide

The town of Portoferraio is located on the north east coast of the Italian island of Elba, on a headland that closes the gulf towards the north. Portoferraio is one of the island's most ancient towns and can trace its origins back to the Ligurians, the Etruscans and the Greeks, before finally becoming a Roman colony named Fabricia. Cosimo I dei Medici is responsible for the town's layout who began to change it after 1548, when the town's name was changed to Cosmopoli, in order to strengthen the town's defences. Popular attractions in or near the town include the Romanesque Church of Santo Stefano alle Trane, the Villa dei Mulini and Villa San Martino, the Etruscan Fortress of Castiglione, the Pinacoteca Foresiana, the International Art Centre of Italo Bolano and the Botanical Garden at Ottone.

A few kilometers from Portoferraio, towards Bagnaia, in the hamlet of Le Grotte, where visitors can see the remains of a Roman villa from the Imperial period. These were covered by plants and shrubs until 1960 when digging brought to light the great complex with walls in opus reticulatum, big terraces overlooking the sea and a pool with heating and a water circulation system.

Cavo to Portoferraio Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 10/06/2024 and 16/06/2024

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Toremar 09:00 09:20 20 minutes Everyday
Toremar 11:30 11:50 20 minutes Everyday
Toremar 15:15 15:35 20 minutes Everyday
Toremar 19:25 19:45 20 minutes Everyday
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