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Experience, Adventure, & Island Hopping...


Travel between Saba, Statia and Sint Maarten onboard the Makana ferry. Experience weekly travel for adventures and island hopping!

The 72' Sabre catamaran fast ferry offers you more travel to the places that you want to go! With 2 air-conditioned decks and an open sun deck on the upper floor so you can feel the cool Caribbean wind. Enjoy a refreshing beverage at the bar on board. 

Passengers: 150 maximum

Cruising Speed: 23 knots

Travel Times:

Saba-Statia is 45 mins. 

Saba-Sint Maarten is 75 mins.

Statia-Sint Maarten is 85 mins.

Operated by: Blues & Blues

Saba C - Transport, N.V. is proud to be local agents for Blues & Blues, LTD., since 2010. They have provided ferry and cargo services for over 30 years in the Caribbean.


"Blues & Blues understands the importance of maritime connectivity for the overall development of island nations and look forward to championing these new routes which will serve to improve regional tourism by increasing access to Saba and Statia."  


~ Blues & Blues, Management 



Fort Bay

Known as the “Unspoiled Queen”, Saba is a nature lovers dream destination in the Dutch Caribbean. 


Saba, although small at only 5 square miles; offers award-winning diving, hiking and nature exploration.

Visit Saba and take a step into a realm of the Caribbean like no other...

Ticketing Agent Locations

Check In location

Our check-in office is located in the main immigration and customs office in Fort Bay, at the Captain Leo Chance Pier, which is located on the South-Southwest side of the island. It is about a 15-minute taxi ride from just about anywhere on Saba.

For more information and lodging visit:

Saba Tourism

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Gallow's Bay
Sint Eustatius

Known as the "Golden Rock", Sint Eustatius is an island full of history and heritage.

Statia, has several beaches, including a black sand beach, visit family and friends, visit the museum and Fort.

Visit Statia and hike into the quill, for an out-of-the-world experience...

Local Agent:

ICS Statia

Passion Fruit Road 19a

St. Eustatius

Tel: +599 318 0081


Contact Agent: Makeba Mitchell

For more information and lodging visit:

Statia Tourism


Bobby's Marina
Sint Maarten

Located in Philipsburg, Bobby's is within walking distance of Front Street and the Boardwalk. 

Taxis are available to take you where you need to go! There are many stores, restaurants hotels nearby.

Need a car?  

Travel Rent-A-Car


Located in the marina.

Local Agent:


Basket Whelk Shell Dr. #2 C 1.1.

Hope Estate, Sint Maarten

Warehouse Location:

Backstreet #140, Philipsburg

Cell: +1(721) 553-3670/554-8372

Tel.: +1(721) 543-8915


Contact Agent : Cleveland Codrington

For more information and lodging visit:

Sint Maarten Tourism

Click the link to make bookings, you will receive an email from us for details on how to purchase tickets.

A fully integrated booking system is coming soon.


Subject to Change

Covid-19 Protocol and Travel Regulations
EHAS Pre-Approved Entry forms are mandatory for Sint Maarten. 

Currently, EHAS entry pre-approvals are only required for entry to Sint Maarten. For all additional information, please see below.

Travel Rates

Round Trip

Round Trip Rates
Children (2-11 yrs. old)
Statia ⇄ Saba
Saba ⇄ Statia
Sint Maarten ⇄ Saba
Saba ⇄ Sint Maarten


One-Way Rates
Children 2-11 yrs. old
Sint Maarten → Statia
Statia → Sint Maarten
Statia → Saba
Saba → Statia
Sint Maarten → Saba
Saba → Sint Maarten

Departure Taxes

Saba Departure Tax
Sint Maarten Departure Tax
Sint Eustatius Departure Tax

* Departure Taxes are not included in the travel rates.

**Infants travel for free.