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Eleuthera and Harbour Island Travel Guide

Boat and Ferry Travel

Mail boats leave from Nassau's Potter's Cay for the five-hour trip to Eleuthera. One-way tickets cost $35. M/V Current Pride sails to Current Island, Hatchet Bay, the Bluff, and James Cistern on Thursday, returning Tuesday to Nassau. M/V Bahamas Daybreak III leaves Nassau on Monday and Wednesday for Harbour Island, Rock Sound, and Davis Harbour, returning to Nassau Tuesday and Friday. The Eleuthera Express sails for Governor's Harbour, Rock Sound, Spanish Wells, and Harbour Island on Monday and Thursday, returning to Nassau on Tuesday and Sunday. Contact the Dockmaster's Office. Bahamas Ferries, high-speed catamarans, connect Nassau to Harbour Island, Governor's Harbour, and Spanish Wells. The trip takes two hours and costs $131 round-trip.


Bahamas Fast Ferries (Eleuthera Island. 242/323–2166.

Dock Master's Office (Eleuthera Island. 242/393–1064.)

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