Notice: Beginning on April 15th, 2021, (per an announcement by the BVI Government), ferry service between Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas and the Road Town Ferry Terminal in Tortola will resume on a limited daily schedule. Covid related entry protocols are in place. Presently there is NO ferry service between St. Thomas and Jost Van Dyke.

Read about St. Thomas to Tortola Ferry Service beginning April 15th, 2021

Read BVI Travel Protocols related to COVID

Currently all travel into the BVI must go through Beef Island, Tortola (the Terrence B. Lettsome International Airport “EIS”). Inter-Island Airlines can take you from St. Thomas to Beef Island, Tortola. Learn More

Passenger ferry service is available between Red Hook, St. Thomas; Cruz Bay, St. John; and Great Harbour, Jost Van Dyke. 

Note: Ferry rates do not include government port fees, which may include a USVI port fee of $8, a BVI port fee of $20 and a BVI environmental fee of $10.

Inter Island Boat Service

Telephone: (340) 776-6597 & (340) 201-6311
Docking Location St. Thomas: Red Hook Ferry Terminal
Docking Location St. John: The Creek, Cruz Bay
Docking Location Jost Van Dyke: Great Harbour 
Travel Time: 45 minutes
Note for St. John Passengers: The ferry from Jost Van Dyke does not stop in St. John.

Red Hook → Great Harbour
Friday, Saturday, Sunday
  • 7:30 am
  • 2:45 pm
Cruz Bay → Great Harbour
Friday, Saturday, Sunday
  • 8:00 am
  • 3:15 pm
Great Harbour → Red Hook
Friday, Saturday, Sunday
  • 9:00 am
  • 4:00 pm

Last Updated: 06/24/2019

Inter Island Boat Service Ferry Rates
  • Adult One-way
  • Adult Round Trip
  • Child (2-11) One-way
  • Child (2-11) Round Trip
  • Child (<2)

Other Options: Take a Water Taxi, or a Boat Charter.

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