Bahamas Day Cruise Ship

Balearia Caribbean is the Bahamas Day Cruise Ship

The Ship – Jaume ll

Bahamas Day Cruise

The Bahamas Day Cruise Ship the Jaume ll is a quick, fun way to get to the Bahamas. Depending on the weather, it could take from 3 to 4 hours, (most times 3 and half hours). You can gamble on the slot machines, have a few drinks at the bar, watch a movie, or simply relax.

Bahamas Day Cruise Ship Balearia Caribbean Jaume Ii Cafeteria, Sandwiches, Soda, Beer, Wine
Balearia Caribbean Jaume II cafeteria, sandwiches, soda, beer, wine

Only $99.00 plus taxes
Cruise for the day or stay with one of our exciting resort packages.
Call 954-969-0069

  • Cafeteria with sandwiches
  • soda
  • cupcakes
  • beer
  • wine and more

Cafeteria with sandwiches, soda, cupcakes, beer, wine and more

Rated 3.7 out of 5 based on 20 customer reviews
from June 20, 2012, to April 15, 2023

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Balearia Caribbean Jaume Ii Upper And Lower Deck Seating
Balearia Caribbean Jaume II upper and lower deck seating

1 day Ferry to Bahamas cruises

Only $212.00 per person
children 5 and under cruise for free

Fort Lauderdale to Freeport, Bahamas, and back.

The Bahamas Day Cruise Ship Leaves Fort Lauderdale: at about 9:00 am
Gets to Freeport Bahamas: about 12:00 am
Leaves Freeport Bahamas: about 7:00 pm
Gets back to Fort Lauderdale: at about 10:00 pm

Port Everglades
1850 Eller Drive Fort Lauderdale Beach, FL

Phone: 954-969-0069

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Fort Lauderdale’s Port Everglades

One of the busiest cruise ports in the world, Port Everglades is your gateway to a Bahamas Day adventure.

  • Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Modern & Convenient: Offers streamlined processing, ample parking, and easy access to major highways.

The Bahamas Day Cruise Ship – Jaume II

A high-speed catamaran that delivers comfort and speed on your Bahamas trip.

  • Amenities: Includes multiple bars, a duty-free store, spacious seating areas, and even an outside deck for enjoying the ocean views.
  • Capacity: Comfortably accommodates a large number of passengers.
  • Speed: Provides rapid transport to your Bahamas destination.


Please note that schedules are subject to change. It’s always best to double-check with Balearia Caribbean for the latest updates.

Typical Freeport Schedule:

  • Departure from Fort Lauderdale: Around 9 AM
  • Arrival in Freeport: Approximately 12:30 AM
  • Departure from Freeport: Around 6:30 PM
  • Return to Fort Lauderdale: Approximately 9 PM

Typical Bimini Schedule:

  • Departure from Fort Lauderdale: Around 9 AM
  • Arrival in Bimini: Approximately 11:00 AM
  • Departure from Bimini: Around 6:30 PM
  • Return to Fort Lauderdale: Approximately 8:30 PM

Important Notes

  • Check-in: Arrive at Port Everglades early to allow ample time for check-in and security. Balearia Caribbean typically recommends arriving at least two and as much as three hours before departure.
  • Passports: Passports are required for all passengers, regardless of age, when traveling to the Bahamas.

Things to Do in the Bahamas

Let’s take a look at some fun activities and places to explore in Freeport and Bimini:

Freeport, Grand Bahama

Bahamas Day Cruise Ship Things To Do In Freeport And Bimini Bahamas
  • Lucayan National Park: Home to Gold Rock Beach, one of the Bahamas’ most stunning stretches of sand. Explore the park’s caves and mangrove forests for a unique nature experience.
  • Port Lucaya Marketplace: A vibrant waterfront hub with restaurants, shops, and lively entertainment.
  • Garden of the Groves: A peaceful botanical garden with waterfalls, exotic plants, and winding paths.
  • UNEXSO: For diving enthusiasts, UNEXSO offers unforgettable shark dives and encounters with dolphins.


Paddleboard In Bimini Is Relaxing And Tranquil As It Is Fun
  • Resorts World Bimini: Experience this sprawling complex with casinos, luxury accommodations, and world-class restaurants.
  • Bimini’s Beaches: Relax on pristine white-sand beaches with crystal-clear turquoise waters. Some popular spots include Radio Beach and Spook Hill Beach.
  • Sapona Shipwreck: Snorkel or dive around this iconic partially submerged shipwreck that’s now a haven for marine life.
  • Dolphin House: This unique museum is constructed from recycled materials and focuses on Bimini’s history and ecology.

Additional Activities (Available on Both Islands)

  • Snorkeling & Diving: The Bahamas offers world-class snorkeling and diving with vibrant coral reefs teeming with marine life.
  • Fishing: Try your hand at deep-sea fishing or bonefishing in the flats.
  • Watersports: Parasailing, jet-skiing, and kayaking adventures are readily available.
  • Golf: Both Bimini and Freeport offer scenic golf courses.