Ferries from St Maarten to St Barts

The high speed St Barth ferry from Great Bay, St Maarten takes approx. 30-45 minutes depending on sea conditions, but it’s a great alternative for travelers afraid of flying. Click here to book your ticket on the high speed ferry to St Barth. If you prefer to depart from Philipsburg, St Maarten, then this is the best option for you. Please note that it is about a 20 minute taxi ride from St Maarten’s SXM Airport to Philipsburg. When using this particular ferry services to connect with flights be sure to allow yourself enough time to avoid delay and unnecessary stress. Travelers departing from Simpson Bay or wishing for a shorter commute after arriving at St Maarten’s international airport, can travel via The Edge Ferry to St Barts. Both offer scheduled service, and you should be sure to book your ticket in advance to guarantee your seat.