Fort Lauderdale (Miami)
Bimini
Ferries to Bimini Islands
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Ferry from Fort Lauderdale to Bimini

The Fort Lauderdale to Bimini ferry route is provided by 1 operator and is available for booking all year round. The ferry crossing from Fort Lauderdale to Bimini takes approximately 2 hours on ferries servicing this route. Fort Lauderdale to Bimini ferry duration can range between 2 hours and 2 hours 15 minutes depending on weather conditions and the operator that you decide to travel with.


Fort Lauderdale to Bimini Ferry Schedule

There are around 3 ferry weekly sailings from Fort Lauderdale to Bimini. Balearia Caribbean provide up to 3 sailings each week. Ferry timetables often increase during the high season.

Bimini Ferry from Fort Lauderdale Time

The first ferry leaves at approximately 09:00 and the last ferry leaves at approximately 09:00. Ferry schedules can vary by operator and season.

Fast Ferry from Fort Lauderdale to Bahamas

The fastest ferry from Fort Lauderdale to Bimini is with Balearia Caribbean.


Can I reserve a cabin on the ferry from Fort. Lauderdale to Bimini?

You can book cabins on ferries that sail from Fort Lauderdale to Bimini.


Fort Lauderdale to Bimini Ferry Price


The price of a ferry from Fort Lauderdale - Bimini can vary between $65 and $1,096 depending on the operator, season and whether you are travelling with a vehicle. The average price of a foot passenger is $130, prices can range from $65 and $261. All ferry prices can change from season to season.

Prices subject to change, pricing representative of searches over last 30 days.


Fort Lauderdale to Bahamas Ferry Tickets

Find cheap ferry tickets using our deal finder. It is highly recommended that you book in advance to ensure yourself the best possible prices and availability.

With 1 sailing per day, you are bound to find a suitable ferry crossing to suit your needs. However, there are alternative routes to explore if you require additional flexibility.


For more information, please visit our Ferries from United States to Bimini Islands page.
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Fort Lauderdale - Bimini Route summary
Departure Country United States
Destination Country Bahamas
No. of Operators 1
Operators Balearia Caribbean
Average Price $639*
Average Weekly Sailings 3
Average Sailing Duration 2h 0m
First Ferry 09:00
Distance 50 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change pricing is taken from last 30 days last updated 2023-06-22.

Most popular questions

  • How long is the ferry from Fort Lauderdale (Miami) to Bimini?

    The typical crossing time for ferries from Fort Lauderdale (Miami) to Bimini is approximately 2h. However, please keep in mind that sailing duration might change depending on what season you choose to travel.
  • How much is the ferry from Fort Lauderdale (Miami) to Bimini?

    The average price of a ferry from Fort Lauderdale (Miami) to Bimini is approximately $594. However, please remember that the price of a ferry from Fort Lauderdale (Miami) to Bimini can differ depending on the season.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Fort Lauderdale (Miami) to Bimini?

    There is 1 ferry operator for Fort Lauderdale (Miami) to Bimini and this is
    • Balearia Caribbean
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Fort Lauderdale (Miami) to Bimini?

    Ferries from Fort Lauderdale (Miami) to Bimini are available for booking through our deal finder. Please also visit our offers page to stay updated with all the latest ferry offers on this route.
  • Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from [Portfrom] to Bimini?

    Yes, you can currently travel as a foot passenger onboard the ferries from Fort Lauderdale (Miami) to Bimini with
    • Balearia Caribbean
  • Can you take your car on the ferry from Fort Lauderdale (Miami) to Bimini?

    No, only foot passengers can travel on the ferry.
  • Can you bring pets on the ferry from Fort Lauderdale (Miami) to Bimini?

    Unfortunately, pets are not permitted onboard this ferry service so please look for alternative routes which accommodate pets.
  • How far is Bimini from Fort Lauderdale (Miami)?

    Fort Lauderdale (Miami) to Bimini is approximately 50 nautical miles distance apart.

Fort Lauderdale to Bahamas Port Guide

Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port Guide

The US city of Fort Lauderdale is located in the State of Florida and lies on the Atlantic Ocean coast, roughly 40 km to the north of Miami. The city's average year round temperature of 77 degrees F, with around 3,000 hours of sunshine, make it a very popular tourist destination.

The city takes its name from a series of forts which were constructed by the US during the Second Seminole War in the first part of the 19th century. For visitors interested in the arts, then a trip to the Riverwalk Arts & Entertainment District is a must. This area runs along Las Olas Boulevard, east to west, from the beach area to the heart of downtown Fort Lauderdale.

There is a daily ferry service between Fort Lauderdale and Freeport on the Grand Bahama Island. The 76 mile journey takes roughly 2 hours.



Fort Lauderdale Port Address: 1850 Eller Drive Fort Lauderdale, FL

Hotels near Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port

Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbourside, Lago Mar Beach Resort & Club, Sea Beach Plaza Hotel, B Ocean Resort Fort Lauderdale, Best Western Plus Oceanside Inn, Hotel Maren and Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina.

Fort Lauderdale Port Parking

The port itself has two garages available with 12,000 spaces for long-stay and short-stay parking. There is also a valet service at the port as well as special parking for larger vehicles. To find out more details, please call SP Plus Parking at 954-468-3680.

Parking at Port Everglades costs around $15 per day and $6 for up to 5 hours. There are cheaper options if you park elsewhere. However, you will require a shuttle bus in order to reach the port terminal.


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