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Are you planning a trip to the Netherlands? Search the best ferry from Saba to St Maarten by checking NetFerry online booking system. This site allows you to compare all the info for your trip to St Maarten from Saba such as tariffs, times and duration of the crossing.

The ferry route between Saba and St Maarten is covered exclusively by Great Bay Express who carry out 4 trips per week with mostly evening boardings and crossing times not exceeding 30 min. A hydrofoil service operates on this line which halves the travel time to your destination, compared to standard ferries. The crew will ensure passenger comfort on board and are available to assist you in any eventuality.

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Children under 4 travel free!

Children under 4 travel free, but will not be assigned their own seat. 

Discounts for children under 12. 

Children between 4 and 12 get 50% off of the ticket price, including fees.
50% discount

Port of SABA

The island of Saba has one port, located on the south-west coast, it is called Fort Bay Harbor. The port has recently been expanded and is the busiest the island. It is used by fishermen and divers, as well as shipping companies that connect the island with other destinations. The port is well equipped and has customs and immigration offices, as well as a service area with showers, bathrooms, restaurants and bars. The port of Saba is about 1.6km from The Bottom, 5km from Windward Side and 7.6km from Hell's Gate. There is also a small airport on the island called The Saba Flight Deck.... [More information]

Address: Fort Bay Ferry Terminal, The Bottom, BES Islands
Directions: Google Map @ Saba, port


Philipsburg is the main town and capital of Sint Maarten, a small island in the Caribbean. Split into two halves, the northern portion of the island is called Saint Martin and is a French colony, and the southern part is called Sint Maarten and is a Dutch colony. Even though it has a population of just 1,327 Philipsburg acts as the central commercial hub for both parts of the island and is located on a narrow stretch of land between Great Bay and the Great Salt Pond. A brief history of Philipsburg In 1493, Christopher Columbus spotted the island and named it San Martín, however, the Spa... [More information]


4 weekly sailings - Duration: 30 minutes
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Frequently asked questions (FAQ)
Want to learn more about your trip from SABA to PHILIPSBURG (ST MAARTEN)?

How long is the crossing from SABA to PHILIPSBURG (ST MAARTEN)?

The duration of the crossing from SABA to PHILIPSBURG (ST MAARTEN) is usually 30 minutes with GREAT BAY EXPRESS. Travel times may vary depending on the date and time of departure.

How many crossings are there per week from SABA to PHILIPSBURG (ST MAARTEN)?

The ferry operator GREAT BAY EXPRESS provides 4 crossings per week. The number of crossings may vary depending on the time of year.

Which ferry operators provide services from SABA to PHILIPSBURG (ST MAARTEN)?

The SABA PHILIPSBURG (ST MAARTEN) route is served by Great Bay Express.

How much is a ferry ticket from SABA to PHILIPSBURG (ST MAARTEN)?

The price of the ticket from SABA to PHILIPSBURG (ST MAARTEN) varies according to the date and time of departure and the offers available at the time of booking. Our website always gives you the best available price. Book now and save.

Can I take my car on the line from SABA to PHILIPSBURG (ST MAARTEN)?

The ships that operate on this route allow vehicles onboard.

Looking for information on the return journey?

If you are looking for information on your return journey, click this link Ferry from PHILIPSBURG (ST MAARTEN) to SABA.