There is currently just the 1 ferry route running between United States and Grand Bahama operated by 1 ferry company – Balearia Caribbean. The Fort Lauderdale to Freeport ferry crossing operates weekly with a scheduled sailing duration from about 2 hours 30 minutes.
Whilst we’ve taken great care to ensure the information on this page is correct, as the frequency and duration of crossings on all routes can vary from time to time we’d advise that you get a live quote for current availability on this United States Grand Bahama crossing between Fort Lauderdale and Freeport.
The United States of America is a federal republic consisting of 50 states and a federal district.
The United States is vast and diverse in terms of its geography, climate, and cultures. Travelling from the West coast of the States to the East coast means a journey of over two thousand miles and across several time zones.
America lives up to its reputation as the land of dreams and a destination full of adventure waiting to surprise you.
From Florida, it’s quick and easy to sail over to Freeport on Grand Bahama Island and to the Bimini Islands. These regular services get you to the Bahamas in no time, utilising high speed ferries sailing at speeds of roughly thirty to forty knots.
Located in the Bahamas, Grand Bahama is one of the most popular and family friendly islands in the Bahamas offering something for everyone.
Grand Bahama island is guaranteed to offer a memorable holiday, with a mix of historical appeal, modern attractions and natural wonders and miles of beautiful beaches. The three distinct destinations which are East End, Freeport and West End each offer a unique experience.
Grand Bahama is well connected to mainland America by ferry and features a regular daily service from Fort Lauderdale, Florida connecting you to its port in Freeport.