Located alongside Tortolì, the Port of Arbatax is the maritime transports hub of goods and people between the Ogliastra area, Genova and Civitavecchia as well as the main marina in the western sardinian coast. Arbatax Marina, 150 kms far from Cagliari, offers a wide range of services to boat-owners with wharfs, slipway, cranes and fuel stations.
Bus from Arbatax Harbour to Cagliari
It possible to reach Cagliari from the Arbatax Harbour by taking an ARST (extra-urban public transport bus lines) bus. The itinerary will be devided in two parts: the first route from the Arbatax Harbour to Tortolì, the second one from Tortolì to Cagliari.
The bus stop for the first route is located between via Venezia and the SS125, outised the harbour alongside the old tower; the bus stop can be checked online at the following link in the Ogliastra province bus stops section on the ARST official web-site. To take the bus from Arbatax to Cagliari it is possible to get off at the Fra Locci bus stop at the center of the town.
We recommend checking the google maps service , available at the following link on the Arst official website, to get directions for your route. The 150 kms trip takes almost 2 hours. The one way simple fare-ticket costs 10,00€ , whereas the round-fare ticket costs 18,00€.
Train from Arbatax to Cagliari
There are no train lines directly linked to Cagliari in the Ogliastra area it is then recommended taking a bus or driving a car to reach Cagliari.
From Arbatax Harbour to Cagliari by car
The trip from Arbatax to Cagliari by car would entertain you with some views of the Oriental sardinian coast landscape. Outside the airport , head towards Tortolì and then Barisardo along the SS125, keep on going soutward until you enter the SS554 alongside Selargius and at the end gain some driving directions within the last part of your itinerary from Arbatax to Cagliari. The whole 135 kms route takes almost 2 hours.