Ferry Services in The Bahamas

Lynden Pindling International Airport (NAS) is served by multiple major international airlines with daily service to and from destinations all over the world.

From NAS, passengers can choose from several ground transportation services, including rental cars, taxis, hotel shuttle services, and buses.

Water transportation is quite common in the Bahamas but it's not available near the airport.

Passengers need to hire a taxi for around US$ 40.00 to get to the ferry port area of Nassau, the capital city of Bahamas, approximately 16 kilometers away from the airport.

Note: The official currency of the territory is the Bahamian dollar. The value of US$ and B$ is the same.

Bahamian currency is indicated by a dollar ($) sign or B$ to distinguish it from other dollar currencies.

Bahamas Ferry Terminals

There are several ferry stations throughout the Bahamas, with one close to the airport.

If you arrive from the airport, you should take the ferry from the Nassau, New Providence ferry station, near downtown.

Passengers can also use the list below to locate the terminal nearest to you depending on your destination on the island.

  • Nassau, New Providence
  • Marsh Harbor, Abaco
  • Fresh Creek, Andros
  • Current, Eleuthera
  • Governors Harbor, Eleuthera
  • Harbor Island, Eleuthera
  • Spanish Wells, Eleuthera
  • Rock Sound, Eleuthera
  • George Town, Exuma
  • Freeport, Grand Bahama
  • Simms, Long Island

For a complete guide to Bahamas Fast Ferry fares, routes, and schedules, please visit https://www.bahamasferries.com.

Paradise Island Ferry Terminal

The ferry terminal is between the two main bridges that connect Paradise Island and Nassau Bahamas.

The terminal is the departure point for many different tourist attractions at Blue Lagoon Island.

Ferry passengers can alight and take a ride at numerous points downtown close to the shops, restaurants, and historical sights of the city.

A one-way trip costs US$ 3.00 (round trip US$ 6.00), boat ply across the harbor and into the center of downtown Nassau.

Manned by experienced sailors, the boats are safe, insured, and registered with government authorities.

Passengers can purchase tickets from the clerk on duty in the ticket window at the terminal.

For a complete guide to Paradise Island Ferry Terminal fares, routes, and schedules, please visit https://www.practicalparadiseisland.com.

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