Operated by Captain Russel, this small passenger ferry service travels between Providenciales and South Caicos. The ferry typically makes one round-trip per day, departing South Caicos at about 9:00 AM, and departing Providenciales at about 3:00 PM. The transit time is typically under two hours, yet can vary according to the weather.
Tickets are $80 one way, or $130 round-trip. Tickets may be purchased at the boat prior to departure.
The ferry vessel is a smaller boat, with seating space for about 10 people.
Caribbean Cruisin' and TCI Ferry once operated a Providenciales and South Caicos ferry service, which ceased operated. They still operate the Providenciales-North Caicos ferry service. The only other scheduled passenger transit between the two islands is via airplane.
Providenciales Ferry Dock
On Providenciales, the South Caicos Ferry lands and departs from Heaving Down Rock Marina (Walkin Marina) at the Heaving Down Rock area of Providenciales, and close to where the Caribbean Cruisin’ TCI Ferry operates from.
Walkin Marina has ample parking space, yet charges do apply.
South Caicos Ferry Dock
On South Caicos, the ferry operates from the Cockburn Harbour area.
For those that have larger groups or special time requirements, custom charters can be arrange upon request. Contact Captain Russel for more information.
Located at Heaving Down Rock Marina (Walkin Marina)
Heaving Down Rock Marina (also known as Walkin Marina) is located on the eastern coast of Providenciales, and on Leeward Going Through Channel. Several water sports businesses operate from this complex, including the ferry services to North Caicos and South Caicos.