X-RIVER 2020

The timetables of the bike-ferry from Bibione to Lignano

The X RIVER service, the bicycle-boat that links Bibione and Lignano Sabbiadoro since 2018, starts again on 27th June 2020 with the following timetable:

  • from 22nd to 30th September all day from 9 am (first departure from Lignano) to 6:40 pm (last departure from Bibione at 6:20 pm)
  • 3,4,10,11,17,18,24,25 and 31 October all day from 9 am (first departure from Lignano) to 5:40 pm (last departure from Bibione at 5:20 pm)
  • 1st November all day from 9 am (first departure from Lignano) to 5:40 pm (last departure from Bibione at 5:20 pm)

With temporary suspension in case of bad weather; departures every 35/40 minutes approx.

The timetable may vary depending on the light conditions and the change from summer to winter time.

Thanks to the agreements with SAF Bus Society, a boat with a maximum capacity of 25 users per trip will be operational, with this number of people and bicycles that can be transported on board. The boarding in Bibione is located a few steps from the lighthouse, while in Lignano it is at the Darsena Marina Uno in Riviera.


  • It will be mandatory to wear a mask or suitable cover for the nose and mouth
  • A hand sanitizer will be provided.

This service can also be used by:

  • Disabled people
  • Baby buggies
  • Animals (dogs must be kept on a leash)

On contrary, motorized vehicles are not allowed.

The price of the ticket remains unchanged compared to last year, and is Euro 1.00 per person per way; children under 10 years old are free. There are several points of sale:

In Bibione

  • Lighthouse of Bibione, 20 meters at the end of the cycle path
  • Armonia Viaggi / Corso del Sole, 208
  • Bus Station Bibione Ticket office ATVO / Via Maja, 86
  • Casa del Ciclo / via Lemene, 45
  • Eurobike- bikes and taxi rental / Piazza Keplero, 3
  • Eurobike- bikes and taxi rental / Via Auriga, 56
  • Bicycle rental / via Italia, 5 – Lido del Sole
  • Bicycle rental / via Maja, 131/A
  • Bicycle rental via Veneto, 68 – Lido del Sole
  • Tobacconist Gnan Solidea / Corso del Sole, 148
  • Summer Bike-bikes and taxi rental / Via Nazionale, 29
  • Tobacconist Andrea / Via Maja, 64

In Lignano

  • Agenzia Per il Turismo FVG / Via Latisana, 42 – Lignano Sabbiadoro
  • Bust Station Lignano Ticket office / Via Amaranto – Lignano Sabbiadoro
  • Casa del Ciclo / Via Punta Tagliamento – Lignano Riviera
  • Dir. Porto Turist. Marina Uno / V.le Adriatico, 39 – Lignano Riviera

Thanks to it, two important paths will be joined:

  • The “Passeggiata Adriatico” (Adriatic shoreline trip), 9 km biking/walking trail in Bibione
  • the cycling path of Lignano Sabbiadoro, 8 km long.

They are in turn connected with the other inland itineraries.

So, what are you waiting for… let’s all ride your bikes and take advantage of this new “plus”, a further sign of the attention of our beaches for cycling tourism and green offers!


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