There is currently just the 1 ferry route running between United States and Bimini Islands operated by 1 ferry company – Balearia Caribbean. The Fort Lauderdale to Bimini ferry crossing operates weekly with a scheduled sailing duration from about 3 hours.
Whilst we’ve taken great care to ensure the information on this page is correct, as the frequency and duration of crossings on all routes can vary from time to time we’d advise that you get a live quote for current availability on this United States Bimini Islands crossing between Fort Lauderdale and Bimini.
The United States of America is a federal republic consisting of 50 states and a federal district.
The United States is vast and diverse in terms of its geography, climate, and cultures. Travelling from the West coast of the States to the East coast means a journey of over two thousand miles and across several time zones.
America lives up to its reputation as the land of dreams and a destination full of adventure waiting to surprise you.
From Florida, it’s quick and easy to sail over to Freeport on Grand Bahama Island and to the Bimini Islands. These regular services get you to the Bahamas in no time, utilising high speed ferries sailing at speeds of roughly thirty to forty knots.
Bimini consists of two main islands surrounded by cays, located just fifty miles east of Miami in the United States.
The pearly white shores and famed angling opportunities had Ernest Hemingway hooked during the 1930s, where he worked on his novel ‘To Have and Have Not’, and Martin Luther King Jr. composed some of his Nobel Peace Prize acceptance speech here in 1964. It has remained a popular haunt for Americans, given its proximity to Miami, and it’s easy to see why. The ‘sport-fishing capital of the world’ certainly lives up to its title, boasting over fifty record-setting catches of wahoo, swordfish and sailfish. Quiet and beautiful beaches fringe the North Island, while the world beneath the waves is equally impressive, with the fabled ruinous Lost City of Atlantis and swathes of coral reef adorning the seabed.
Miami in Florida, USA, is the primary gateway to the Bimini Islands, with ferries docking just north of Bailey Town on the west coast of Bimini North Island in just two hours.