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Note: This trip is not recommended for:
* Children under 2 years old * Pregnant women * People with heart or back problems * Other physical impediments * All prices are in US $

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Note: This trip is not recommended for:
* Children under 2 years old * Pregnant women * People with heart or back problems * Other physical impediments * All prices are in US $

Tortola Fast Ferry services in the Virgin Islands

Tortola Fast Ferry within the British and US Virgin Islands

Tortola Fast Ferry

Tortola Fast Ferry is operated by Smith’s Ferry Services and has been serving the Virgin Islands for over 21 years. They currently have 6 vessels ready for passenger transportation all ranging in capacity and size. Tortola Fast Ferry offers a daily service between Tortola and Virgin Gorda and charter services are offered to all other islands for groups, events and destination travel. There are boats running between Road Town and Anegada, Road Town and Virgin Gorda and Charlotte Amalie and Tortola (West End and Road Town).

Tortola Fast Ferry also offers destination travel to St. Kitts and St. Maarten making Tortola Fast Ferry one of the most all-around options for booking your travels within the British and US Virgin Islands and more.

Tortola Fast Ferry boats in the harbour within the Virgin Islands

Tortola to Virgin Gorda

Daily trips are offered between Tortola and Virgin Gorda (and back) with departures from Road Town Harbour on Tortola to the Harbour on Virgin Gorda called The Valley. The first daily departure between the islands starts at 7 AM from Tortola and within 30 minutes you have arrived on Virgin Gorda. The first boat leaving from Virgin Gorda back to Road Town, Tortola leaves the island at 07:50 AM and arrives in Road Town at 8:20 AM.

Depending on which day they offer several services throughout the day going back and forth between Tortola and Virgin Gorda. Most services offered to leave in the morning, however, there are several days that offer afternoon departures between the islands.

Ferry Schedules:

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the recent hurricane, Tortola Fast Ferry currently only runs one service between Tortola (Road Town) and Virgin Gorda. We hope to start providing the other services back on our website as soon as possible.

Departure
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Departure days: Departing
at:
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Arrival
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Currently
Operating?

(post Irma)

Cruz Bay, St. John Daily 06.15 AM Crown Bay, St. Thomas ?? AM yes

yes

Crown Bay, St. Thomas Daily 16.00 PM Cruz Bay, St. John ?? AM yes yes

 

Departure
point:

Departure days: Departing
at:
Stopping
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Arrival
Time:

Bookable Online

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Currently
Operating?

(post Irma)

Road Town, Tortola Daily 07.00 AM Virgin Gorda 07.30 AM no

no

Virgin Gorda Mon - Sat 07.50 AM Road Town, Tortola 08.20 AM no no
Road Town, Tortola Daily 10.00 AM Virgin Gorda 10.30 AM no no
Virgin Gorda Sunday 10.15 AM Road Town, Tortola 10.30 AM no no
Virgin Gorda Mon - Sat 11.00 AM Road Town, Tortola 11.30 AM no no
Road Town, Tortola Daily 12.30 PM Virgin Gorda 01.00 PM no no
Virgin Gorda Mon - Fri 02.15 PM Road Town, Tortola 02.45 PM no no
Virgin Gorda Sat - Sun 03.00 PM Road Town, Tortola 03.30 PM no no
Road Town, Tortola Mon - Fri 03.30 PM Virgin Gorda 04.00 PM no no
Virgin Gorda Mon - Fri 04.00 PM Road Town, Tortola 04.30 PM no no
Road Town, Tortola Sat - Sun 04.15 PM Virgin Gorda 04.45 PM no no
Virgin Gorda Sat - Sun 05.00 PM Road Town, Tortola 05.30 PM no no
Road Town, Tortola Mon - Fri 05.15 PM Virgin Gorda 05.45 PM no no
Virgin Gorda Mon - Fri 06.00 PM Road Town, Tortola 06.30 PM no no

 

Departure
point:

Departure days: Departing
at:
Stopping
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Arrival
Time:

Bookable Online

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Currently
Operating?

(post Irma)

Road Town, Tortola Mon - Sat 06.45 AM Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas 08.00 AM no

no

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas Daily 07.15 AM Road Town, Tortola 08.20 AM yes yes
Road Town, Tortola Sunday 08.45 AM Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas 10.00 AM no no
Road Town, Tortola Mon - Sat 09.45 AM Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas 11.00 AM no no
Road Town, Tortola Daily 12.30 AM Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas 13.05 PM yes yes
Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas Daily 12.15 AM Road Town, Tortola 13.20 AM yes yes
Road Town, Tortola Daily 13.45 PM Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas 15.10 PM yes yes
Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas Mon - Sat 02.00 PM Road Town, Tortola 03.05 PM no no
Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas Sunday 02.15 PM Road Town, Tortola 03.20 PM no no
Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas Daily 03.30 PM Road Town, Tortola 04.40 PM no no
Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas Daily 04.30 PM Road Town, Tortola 05.40 PM no no
Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas Daily 05.00 PM Road Town, Tortola 06.05 PM no no
Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas Sunday 05.15 PM Road Town, Tortola 06.20 PM no no

 

Departure
point:

Departure days: Departing
at:
Stopping
at:

Arrival
Time:

Bookable Online

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Currently
Operating?

(post Irma)

Road Town, Tortola Mon, Wed, Fri 07.00 AM Anegada 08.15 AM no

no

Anegada Mon, Wed, Fri 08.30 AM Road Town, Tortola 09.35 AM no no
Road Town, Tortola Mon, Wed, Fri 03.30 PM Anegada 04.40 PM no no
Virgin Gorda Mon, Wed, Fri 05.00 PM Road Town, Tortola 06.15 PM no no

 

Departure
point:

Departure days: Departing
at:
Stopping
at:

Arrival
Time:

Bookable Online

(use search box)

Currently
Operating?

(post Irma)

West End, Tortola Mon - Sat 07.00 AM Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas 08.00 AM no

no

West End, Tortola Sunday 09.15 AM Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas 10.15 AM no no
West End, Tortola Mon - Sat 10.15 AM Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas 11.00 AM no no
West End, Tortola Daily 12.15 AM Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas 01.00 PM no no
West End, Tortola Daily 02.30 PM Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas 03.00 PM no no

 

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Features

  • Reliable scheduled daily services and private services
  • Over 21 years experience of ferry service between the US & British Virgin Islands
  • Ideal for day trips and island hopping
  • Operating with 6 vessels
  • International standards for safety and communication equipment

boat transfers between the Virgin Islands

Terms and policies

All prices offered are subject to change and Tortola Fast Ferry reserves the right to refuse admission of any person who has violated their rules & regulations.

Check-in

  • Customers are expected to check-in at least 30 minutes prior to departure.
  • Customers are expected to have obtained all required documents for the trip, such as Governmental Travel Requirements and/or exit and entry documents.

Cancellation & amendment policy

  • All refunds are subject to a 15% service charge.
  • Refunds will be provided by cancellations due to mechanical failure.

Luggage allowance

  • You are allowed one piece of carrying on luggage weighing less than 40 lbs for free. Any excess luggage will be charged $0.75 USD per pound.
  • Luggage that exceeds 75 lbs will not be accepted on the trip. 
  • Large items (e.g. diving equipment) will be chared as large items and the costs will be based on size/weight ranging between $25 - $60 USD.
  • Cargo (e.g. boxes, coolers) start from $15 USD a piece.

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