Ferry to Formentera with car

Rutes | August 1, 2023

Formentera en coche

If you are one of those who need to travel with your car to Formentera, or if you decide to rent it on the island, we give you all the necessary information to plan your trip. Keep reading!

  • How to organize your route to Formentera?
  • Car rental in Formentera La Savina
  • Documentation of your vehicle to board the ferry
  • How to book the Ferry Ibiza to Formentera?
  • Your essential application if you travel to Formentera
  • Formentera route map
  • Cap de Barbaria Lighthouse: Faro parking location
  • Es Cavall d’en Borras
  • Es Cavall d’en Borras car park
  • Ses Illetes
  • Ses Illetes car park
  • Faro Pilar de la Mola
  • Faro de la Mola car park
  • Caló d’Es Mort
  • Calo d’Es Mort car park

How to organize your route to Formentera?

Formentera, has icredible places, it is important to select the places you want to visit before starting to plan your trip. This post will inspire you. We suggest the most beautiful places in Formentera to see a sunset, click here.

And secondly, if you decide for the convenience of taking your own car, keep in mind that the entrance of vehicles in Formentera is regulated to take care of the environment. So, what do you have to do? enter the website of the Island Council here,. Tt informs you of the months in which this regulation is applied, plus the fee that you must pay or if your vehicle is exempt. Once you provide your data you can obtain authorization to circulate on Formentera

Car rental in Formentera: La Savina

You decide not to take your car on the ferry, you have decided to rent your car, motorcycle or bicycle, perfect, once you arrive with the ferry from Ibiza to Formentera, in the same port of La Savina, you will be able to find everything you need.

Formentera ruta en coche

Documentation of your vehicle to board the ferry to Formentera

As usual, you have to bring your driver’s license and valid driving insurance, the shipping companies will ask you for the vehicle’s technical sheet (LOG BOOK) to check the type of vehicle you have indicated in the reservation, and if it fits the space you have reesrved in the ship’s hold.

How to make a reservation for the Ibiza to Formentera ferry?

Enter Próximo Ferry, and select the dates of your trip. In the booking system, you have to select the corresponding box and inidcate that you are traveling with a vehicle, as well as the number of passengers. Confirm and compare all the available ferries, within you can board your car, because not all companies admit that.

When you continue, it will ask you for the make of the car, model, license plate and that’s it, you already have your reservation.

Your essential application if you travel to Formentera

We recommend that you download our APP. Among the advantages you have is that it indicates the state of the sea when traveling, and we notify you in real time about any incidents or cancellations.

Formentera route map

Faro Cap de Barbaria

Faro de Cap de Barbaria, it is one of the most photographed places beacause there are postcard photos, famous for being the cover of a movie “Lucía y el Sexo”, where the lighthouse is the scene of several sequences of the film.

We recommend you visit it for the sunset, and enjoy its views, you can access it and the cave that is nest to it, “Sa Foradada”.

Faro car park location

You can park your about 2 km from the lighthouse. From there you have to walk, access with vehicles is limited. This is the location on Google Maps, click here.

Es Cavall d’en Borras

It is the beach before reaching Ses Illetes. To get to it you have to take a walk along a walkway between the sand dunes. This beach is very quited , the water does not cover you much. It is well knowed for the “Beso Beach” beach bar.

This beach is known as the beach of the bank named “there is no summer without a kiss”, one of the iconic images that you will see the most on instagram in summer.

Es Cavall d’en Borras car park

The parking, like the beach, is in the Formentera natural Park, it is not free, they charge about €4 a day. If you go to Ses Illetes, the same ticket will serve you. The location of google maps, you can see it here

Ses Illetes

Recognized for being one of the most visited beaches, it is part of the Ses Salines of Ibiza y Formentera Natural Park, it has 450 meters to cover and its water color will cath your eye.

Parking Ses Illetes

This beach has a vehicle capacity limit to protect it, there are several car parks that you can change, keep the ticket, since you have access to all the beaches of the Natural Park, the entrance can cost you about 4€ a day.

You have the location of Google Maps here.

Faro Pilar de la Mola

Located in the eastern part of the island of Formentera, the views from the cliff to the sea are incredible. It is located at the highest point. We recommend watching the sunset, while sitting and having a drink admiring its views. It’s an experience that you should not miss.

You can visit its interior, the entrance is 4.5€.

Faro de la Mola Car parking

The parking lot is sandy, it is just the left on the way to the lighthouse, on the road, where is a beach bar where you can have a drink while you enjoy the place.

You have the location on google Maps here.

Es Caló d’es Mort

It is well known for the “escars” where the fishermen protected their fishing boats from the sea, they are made of wood and are still preserved as a particularity of this cove.

Its waters are calm, isolated. Its access is not easy and it is not suitable for people with reduced mobility. There are no services in this cove, so we advise you to bring water and everything you may need to enjoy a day of sun and sand.

Es Caló des Mort

Es Caló d’es Mort parking car

You can park near the Maryland hotel, which is nearby, approximately 700 meteres away, and there is also space near the Casa Blanca restaurant, approximately 500 meters away.

You have the Google maps location here of the parking lot of the Maryland hotel.

We hope it will inspire and help you on your next trip 💙