Isla de Vieques Ferry Schedule
If you are returning to the International Airport in San Juan by ferry, allow yourself a minimum of 6 hours from the scheduled ferry departure time in Vieques to your flight departure time in San Juan. You need to get to the International Airport at least 2 hours ahead. Even with a ticket on hand you need to get to the ferry port at least 30 minutes early. If you are planning on traveling on the first ferry on Saturday mornings towards Vieques, or the Sunday mid-day ferry back from Vieques to Fajardo, either get to the harbor several hours ahead or buy your tickets before-hand and get to harbor at least 1 hour ahead. Ferry time: on water, unloading, loading to taxi: 1 hr 30 min or more depending on the vessel. Travel time from Fajardo to San Juan: 1 hr 15 min in good traffic. Allow time for contingencies.
Web cam at the Fajardo Terminal
VIEQUES FERRY TRANSPORTATION GUIDE
Important Tips about planning your great vacation to Vieques.
You may purchase your tickets ahead of time at the Fajardo or Vieques harbors. Now you can make a reservation online or over the phone. See the details below. Although most times the phones are not answered. If you are staying in a rental house, you may ask your host to get the tickets for you. Passenger fee is $2.00/adult, and $1.00/child one way.
THIS IS THE CURRENT CONSOLIDATED SCHEDULE FOR BOTH CARGO AND PASSENGERS
|Departs Vieques||Departs Fajardo|
|6:00 AM daily||4:00 AM mon to fri except holiday|
|6:00 AM mon to fri except holiday|
|6:30 AM sat sun & holiday|
|6:30 AM||9:00 AM|
|11:00 AM||1:00 PM|
|3:00 PM||4:45 PM|
|6:30 PM||8:15 PM|
VIEQUES FERRY CARS/CARGO TRANSPORTATION
A great Vieques vacation requires planning ahead if you intend on bringing a car from Puerto Rico. Vieques ferry system requires a reservation be made ahead of time for vehicles. There are very few spaces left for stand-by. If you are renting a car, check with your rental agent first. You risk the possibility of being stuck in Vieques with your car due to ferry problems even if you do have a reservation.
One way car transportation fee on the Vieques ferry for a medium size car or truck is $26 (this fee includes the drivers ticket). Passengers pay the $2/person fee in addition to the car fee. Cargo reservations used to required in person transactions at the harbor at the departing location with the car registration and the driver license. Now it is done online.
The harbor offices should be open
Mon to Fri 7:30 am to 7:00 pm
Saturday 8:30 am to 2:00 pm
-Terminal Fajardo: 787-494-0934 ext 2736/ 2732
-Terminal Culebra: 787-494-0931
-Terminal Vieques: 787-334-0931
Or email email@example.com
You can track the movement of Vieques ferries online at Marinetraffic.com or from cell phone applications like Ship Finder.
Updated Jan 30 2016