Bahamas Express provides a fast ferry service between mainland America and Grand Bahama Island.
Bahamas Express ferry services are operated by their ship - ‘Pinar del Rio’. Find out what it’s like onboard by visiting our Pinar del Rio page.
Traditionally deployed on ferry services for day-trippers or overnight on-island stays, the high speed ‘Pinar del Rio’ ferry operates the daily 76 mile journey between Florida and Grand Bahama Island at speeds of up to 32 knots.
Departing from Fort Lauderdale’s Port Everglades terminal 1 and arriving at the Freeport Harbour on Grand Bahama Island, the Bahamas Express ferry trip takes around 2 1/2 hours.
Bahamas Express is owned by the Spanish group Baleària who specialise in fast ferry routes around world, primarily in and around the Balearic Islands and across the strait of Gibraltar.