High-speed ferry to St Barts
Offering a unique service between the islands of St Maarten, Saba and St Barths, the aptly named "Edge" high-speed ferries are the perfect choice for a day trip to St Barths. The eye-catching design of these wave-piercing catamarans - Edge I and its slightly larger sister Edge II - make travelling between St Maarten and its neighbouring islands a breeze. Use the search box on this page to check schedules and live availability, book and pay online and receive instant confirmation and e-tickets for your St Maarten St Barths or St Maarten Saba ferry journey
Owned and operated by Aqua Mania Adventures the "Edge" departs up to three times a week from St Maarten's Simpson Bay and, dependant on sea conditions, travels non-stop to St Barths in just 45 minutes! Passengers should check-in at 8:00am at the Aqua Mania office (located at the Pelican Marina, in front of the Simpson Bay Resort). Just present your e-ticket to the Aqua Mania staff and they will provide you with a Boarding Pass and collect the Departure Taxes/Port Fees.
Fast Ferry Schedule:
|ST MAARTEN - Simpson Bay Police Station Dock SABA - Fort Bay|
SABA - Fort Bay ST MAARTEN - Simpson Bay Police Station Dock
|ST MAARTEN - Simpson Bay ST BARTHS - Gustavia|
ST BARTHS - Gustavia ST MAARTEN - Simpson Bay
Depending on passenger loading, your trip to St Barths may be on either vessel - Edge I or Edge II. On board you can sit back, relax and enjoy the open bar (beer, soft drinks, bottled water). Restroom facilities are located onboard.
Each passenger is permitted one small carry-on (free of charge) and one checked piece of luggage charged at US$ 10 for compact / medium bags and US$ 20 for large/over-sized bags. Anyone planning to carry more than this should contact us before making a reservation, as excess baggage fees may apply.
|Craft Name:||Edge I||Edge II|
|Lenght Overall:||60 ft||72.7 ft|
|Beam:||23 ft||25.26 ft|
|Draft max:||24 in||25 in|
|Passengers:||47 + 3 crew||62 + 3 crew|
|Fuel:||100 gal||100 gal|
|Fresh Water:||50 gal||50 gal|
|Main Engines:||2 x Lugar 420 hp||2 x Yanmar Inboard|
|Installed Power:||Honda 2000 watts||Honda 2000 watts|
|Propulsion:||Hamilton Jet Drives||Hamilton Jet Drives|
|Service Speed:||24 knots||21 knots|
|Life Rafts:||1 x 50 pax||1 x 65 pax|
|Life Ring Buoy + Light:||Yes||Yes|
|GPS:||Yes + Radar||Yes + Radar|
Online bookings can be made up to 24 hours before departure. For any questions on how to book your "Edge" high-speed ferry check out the most common FAQ. For any changes or cancellations, please see our Terms and Conditions.