Traveling Between St. Thomas and St. John
There are two ferry routes between
St. Thomas and St. John, USVI.

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The Shortest Boat Ride (will require taxi to/from airport):
Between Red Hook, St. Thomas & Cruz Bay, St. John.

• $6.00 each way

• Approximately 20 minutes

• Runs hourly between 6:00 am and Midnight.

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The Direct Ferry Route: Between Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas & Cruz Bay, St. John.

• $12.00 each way

• Approximately 40 minutes.

• Runs start in Cruz Bay at 8:45am and the latest returns from Charlotte Amalie at 5:30 pm in the evening.



About Varlack Ventures Ferry Services

 

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Varlack Ventures Ferry Schedules

for the U.S. Virgin Islands


ST. THOMAS - ST. JOHN and FERRY CHARTERS


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Ferry Services to the Virgin IslandsTraveling by ferries is an integral part of island life and certainly essential for residents and visitors alike. Going to St. Thomas is a daily trip for many St. Jonians who travel there to shop, to work or to go to school. And of course visitors who arrive by plane land in St. Thomas and therefore must ride the ferry to complete their trip to St. John.

 

Which ever ferry you choose, Varlack Ventures will get you there!

 

There are two ferry routes provided between St. Thomas and St. John, USVI. The shortest route is between Red Hook on St. Thomas and Cruz Bay on St. John. That trip costs only $6.00 each way, takes approximately 20 minutes and runs hourly between 6:00 am and Midnight. The longer ferry route runs from downtown Charlotte Amalie on St. Thomas also to Cruz Bay on St. John. The earliest ride leaves Cruz Bay at 8:45am in the morning and the latest returns from Charlotte Amalie at 5:30 pm in the evening. That run costs $12.00 each way and takes approximately 40 minutes.

 

 

 

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas -

Cruz Bay, St. John

Rent a car on St. John and Explore Cruz Bay, Coral Bay and East End

INFORMATION
: Ferry time is aproximately 45 minutes.
Tickets can be purchased in advance, up to one week. (Bag tickets may not be purchased in advance.)
Commuter books are available upon request and are non-transerrable and void if detached from book.

1-WAY FARE PRICES: Adult: $12.00 | V.I. Senior Citizen: $6.00
* | Child: $3.00 | Bag Fee $2.50*

 

 

Departing Charlotte Amalie:   Departing Cruz Bay:

Rent a car on St. John and Explore Cruz Bay, Coral Bay and East End

10:00 am

1:00 pm

5:30 pm

 

(Subject to seasonal change)

8:45 am

11:15 am

3:45 pm

 

(Subject to seasonal change)


Cash or travelers checks are accepted only.

 

*You must present a V.I. Government Senior card to enjoy the discount.

*If bags can fit in your lap you will not be charged and you will be responsible for carrying them.

Remember: The description for a carry-on bag for the V.I. Ferry is not the same as regulated by the airlines.

 

 

 

Red Hook, St. Thomas - Cruz Bay, St. John

Rent a car on St. John and Explore Cruz Bay, Coral Bay and East End

INFORMATION
: Ferry time is aproximately 20 minutes.
Tickets can be purchased in advance, up to one week. (Bag tickets may not be purchased in advance.)
Commuter books are available upon request and are non-transerrable and void if detached from book.

1-WAY FARE PRICES: Adult: $6.00 | V.I. Senior Citizen: $1.50* | Child: $1.00 | Bag Fee $2.50*

 

 

Departing Red Hook   Departing Cruz Bay:

Rent a car on St. John and Explore Cruz Bay, Coral Bay and East End

5:30am (M-F)

6:30 am

7:30 am

8:00 am

9:00 am

10:00 am

11:00 am

12:00 pm

1:00 pm

2:00 pm

3:00 pm

4:00 pm

5:00 pm

5:30 pm (M-F)

6:00 pm

7:00 pm

8:00 pm

9:00 pm

10:00 pm

11:00 pm

12:00 am

 

Ferry Services run daily from Red Hook
from 6:30 am, 7:30 am, then every hour,
on the hour from at 8:00 am - 12:00 am
(Subject to seasonal change)

6:00 am

7:00 am

8:00 am

9:00 am

10:00 am

11:00 am

12:00 pm

1:00 pm

2:00 pm

3:00 pm

4:00 pm

5:00 pm

6:00 pm

7:00 pm

8:00 pm

9:00 pm

10:00 pm

11:00 pm

 

 


 

Ferry Services run daily from Cruz Bay
every hour, on the hour daily from
6:00 am - 11:00 pm

(Subject to seasonal change)

 

Cash or travelers checks are accepted only.

 

*You must present a V.I. Government Senior card to enjoy the discount.

*If bags can fit in your lap you will not be charged and you will be responsible for carrying them.

 

Remember: The description for a carry-on bag for the V.I. Ferry is not the same as regulated by the airlines.