Serving as a major main ferry hub for the Virgin Islands, Road Town offers visitors a variety of routes that will take them wherever they want to be.
A more direct route for tourists staying in Road Town is to fly into the St. Thomas and then hop on a ferry. Tortola's main ferry dock is located in Road Town, so a 50 minute scenic ferry ride with either Road Town Fast Ferry, Smith's Ferry, and Speedy's Ferry Service from Charlotte Amalie will take you right to the town in which you are vacationing, saving you not only money on air fare, but on cab fare as well. A one way ticket from Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas to Road Town will cost around $35(USD) for an adult.on
If you plan to take a ferry over to Road Town to Charlotte Amalie, be sure to carry $6 to $7(USD) per person for cab fare from the airport to the ferry docks. Also, it is wise to book your flight into St. Thomas for as early in the day as you can. This will help you to avoid missing your ferry due to a delay or simply arriving too late in the day to make it to the dock on time. If you miss the last ferry of the day, you'll be forced to stay an extra night on St. Thomas, which means spending extra money on a hotel.
Check the following chart for ferry details.
|--||Trellis Bay - Beef Island||Beef Island|
|--||Marina Cay||Marina Cay|
|(284) 495-2138||Beef Island||Beef Island|
|(284) 495-2000||Peter Island Resort & Yacht Harbour - Peter Island||Peter Island|
|(284) 494-2323||Waterfront Drive - Road Town||Tortola|
Whether you seek to stay within the British Virgin Islands or seek to continue your trip into the US Virgin Islands and beyond, the ferry routes in Road Town will serve you well. Just be sure to plan ahead and make sure you have passports if you go international.
|Location Served||Dock A||Dock B||Company||Frequency|
|Anegada||Road Town Jetty||Setting Point Ferry Dock||Smith's Ferry||3 to 4 days per week|
|Charlotte Amalie||Road Town Jetty||Charlotte Amalie Ferry Terminal||Native Son Ferry||several times per day|
|Charlotte Amalie||Road Town Jetty||Crown Bay Ferry Docks||Road Town Fast Ferry||1 to 2 days per week|
|Charlotte Amalie||Road Town Jetty||Smith's Ferry USVI||Smith's Ferry||several times per day|
|Cruz Bay||Road Town Jetty||Cruz Bay Ferry Dock||1 to 2 days per week|
|Red Hook||Road Town Jetty||Red Hook Ferry Terminal||1 to 2 days per week|
|Spanish Town||Road Town Jetty||Virgin Gorda Ferry Docks||Speedy's Ferry Service||many times per day|
|Tortola||Road Town Jetty||West End Ferry Terminal||Smith's Ferry||several times per day|
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