Tobago lies off the coast of Trinidad, connected to the rest of the country by an airport and a ferry dock. For many tourist, taking the slow ferry between the two islands is an iconic part of any visit to this dual island nation.
Tobago relies heavily on ferry service from Trinidad, as it transports many of its tourists to the island every day. This is thanks, in large part, due to the reliable service offered by the Port Authority of Trinidad and Tobago. Guests will be able to take this ferry without much hassle, in both cases docking right in the middle of the action, in either Port of Spain in Trinidad or Scarborough on Tobago. From the dock on Tobago, you will have no problem finding rental cars, taxis, or any other kind of transportation you need.
is the only ferry dock in the area. Be sure to reach them at (868) 639-2417; or you can visit the dock just outside the heart of Tobago.
|Location Served||Dock A||Dock B||Company||Frequency|
|Port of Spain||Scarborough Ferry Port||Port Of Spain Ferry Dock||Port Authority of Trinidad and Tobago||at least daily|
The ferry runs routinely, offers car transfers, and is extremely popular thanks to the low price. A regular ticked for an adult is 37.50 Trinidad Dollars, which is a little less than $6 American. With prices like these it is hard not to take advantage. Take a look at the table below for more price information.
|Ticket Type||Fare (in Trinidad Dollars)|
|Adult - Cabin||TT $80.00|
|Adult - Economy||TT $37.50|
|Vehicle One Way||TT $150.00|
|Vehicle Round Trip||TT $250.00|
The reliable service, convenient location, and unbeatable price all help solidify the ferry as a must do, even if just for the journey.
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