There is currently just the 1 ferry route running between Italy and Capraia Island operated by 1 ferry company – Toremar. The Livorno to Capraia ferry crossing operates weekly with a scheduled sailing duration from about 2 hours 45 minutes.
Whilst we’ve taken great care to ensure the information on this page is correct, as the frequency and duration of crossings on all routes can vary from time to time we’d advise that you get a live quote for current availability on this Italy Capraia Island crossing between Livorno and Capraia.
Italy is home to the greatest number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the world. Together with Greece, it is known as the birthplace of Western culture.
Full of high art and monuments, almost every small village in Italy offers a few interesting locations. From the Roman ruins, Byzantine cities and Renaissance masterpieces to cobblestone streets, beautiful churches and wide variety of stunning beaches, Italy is a place that provides rare experiences that can never be overrated.
Italy is the ideal departure country for those travelling by ferry with numerous amazing destinations, many of them domestic on offer. With so many miles of coastline and famous islands to choose from, the list of destinations is truly unrivalled. In terms of international travel, Italy is connected to almost all of the countries in the Adriatic Sea as well as featuring numerous links to Greece, Tunisia and Spain.
The short island crossings are usually made with small passenger vessels while the longer international journeys are operated by luxurious cruise ferries.
The Italian island of Capraia is part of the Tuscan Archipelago, roughly sixty two kilometres from the coast of Livorno.
Volcanic in origin, Capraia is the third largest of the island chain, after Elba and Giglio, measuring nineteen square kilometres and reaching four hundred and sixty six metres above sea level. However, despite its small size, it boasts national park and marine sanctuary status, offering a great deal to nature lovers.
One of the standout features is an abandoned penal colony, characterised by clifftop turrets and ruinous buildings, which are best appreciated along a scenic coastal hike. Other cultural attractions include a historic village, known locally as ‘Paese’, and the superb seafood restaurants throughout the island.
If you’re looking for somewhere off the beaten track during your Tuscan holiday, Capraia should top the list. It’s easily accessible from Livorno by ferry, with numerous routes on offer every week.