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St Kitts / Ferries

There are regular ferry services between St Kitts and Nevis, with several ferry companies making the 45-minute crossing between Basseterre and Charlestown several a times each day. The MV Caribe Queen is the government-owned ferry service, whilst MV Sea Hustler and Carib Breeze are privately owned but operated by the government. Call t 466 4636 for information on all services.

There is also a car ferry, the Sea Bridge, which runs between Major’s Bay on the south-east peninsular of St Kitts and Cades Bay in Nevis. There is an hourly crossing.

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Looking for inspiration?

  1. Discover the north of the island on the Scenic Railway
  2. Hike through the rainforest to Mt Liamuiga Volcano Crater
  3. Visit Caribelle Batik at Romney Manor for a taste of culture
  4. Have a flutter at one of Frigate Bay's Vegas-style casinos
  5. Take the ferry across to Nevis for a day's sightseeing

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