TRAVEL TO BEQUIA
There are regular ferry services to Bequia from St. Vincent.
The journey takes just 1 hour (30 minutes on the Fast ferry) and is an enjoyable way to arrive into Bequia; sailing around the headland at Devils Table, the whole expanse of Admiralty Bay opens up in front of you, showcasing the harbour town of Port Elizabeth and the stunning beaches of Lower Bay and Princess Margaret.
The ferries depart St. Vincent from the nations capital of Kingstown, which is approximately 15 minutes taxi from St. Vincent's E.T Joshua Airport. Tickets for each ferry are purchased on board.
The current schedule for each ferry company is listed below - If you are making an important connection for travel, we recommend you contact us so we can double check the departure times for you. Cancellations can occasionally occur at short notice and schedules may be subject to change.
Please note: the information on this page is subject to change without notice.
Travelling the Islands
The Friendship Rose is also a wonderful way of hopping between the islands: St. Vincent, Mustique, Canouan, Mayreau, Union Island, Palm Island, PSV (Petitie St. Vincent). One way transfers can be easily arranged, and are often enjoyed by travellers through the Grenadine Islands - contact us for more information.
Bequia Express run numerous "roll on roll off" boats several times a day. Their boats (painted red and white) are spacious and comfortable, with air-conditioned seating inside and seating outside on deck for a better view. Drinks and snacks are available.
Ticket prices for foot passengers: $25EC One Way, $45EC Return
Similar to the Bequia Express boats with air conditioned inside seating, as well as seating available outside on deck with a better view. The Admira (painted green and white) runs a slightly different schedule to the Bequia Express boats. Drinks and snacks are also available.
Ticket prices for foot passengers: $25EC One Way, $45EC Return.
Jaden Sun / Fast Ferry
The Jaden Sun (Fast Ferry) is a twin hulled jet propelled boat which travels approximately twice the speed of the Bequia Express and Admiral boats. Seating is located inside the air-conditioned cabin, along with a cafeteria serving drinks and snacks. The Jaden Sun / Fast Ferry offers routes between the main islands of the Grenadines: St. Vincent, Bequia, Union Island and Canouan.