One of the most popular fast ferries today is the Bahamas Fast Ferry from Balearia Caribbean. The Jaume 1 departs Port Everglades, Fort Lauderdale, Florida at 8:00 am and arrives at Grand Bahama Island at 11:00 am with up to 700 passengers aboard. The ferry offers entertainment options, a restaurant, bar, and first-class seating. The Bahamas Fast Ferry offers day trips and round-trip service, departing and returning the same day.
Required Documents for Travel
Please refer to US Government’s international travel page for current regulations and information regarding international travel. www.cbp.gov
United States Citizen travel requirements for same day round trip or split travel:
Documents NOT accepted include:
Non US Citizens requirements for same days round trip or split travel:
Certain countries are required to obtain Bahamian Visas in order to overnight in the Bahamas. Please check with the Bahamian Consulate to see if this is a requirement in your particular country. Note that the Visa is required based upon the country of birth/citizenship, not the country of residence.
Bahamian Citizens requirements: