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There are 7 ways to get from Exuma Cays to Harbour Island by plane, bus, car ferry, ferry or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Travel to George Town, fly to Tampa

  1. Travel from Exuma Cays to George Town
  2. Fly from George Town (GGT) to Tampa (TPA)

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Travel to Nassau, fly to Tampa

  1. Travel from Exuma Cays to Nassau
  2. Fly from Nassau (NAS) to Tampa (TPA)

Travel to North Eleuthera, fly to Tampa

  1. Travel from Exuma Cays to North Eleuthera
  2. Fly from North Eleuthera (ELH) to Tampa (TPA)

Travel to Rock Sound, fly to Orlando, bus

  1. Travel from Exuma Cays to Rock Sound
  2. Fly from Rock Sound (RSD) to Orlando (MCO)
  3. Take the bus from Orlando International Airport to Tampa

Travel to Nassau, fly to Orlando, bus

  1. Travel from Exuma Cays to Nassau
  2. Fly from Nassau (NAS) to Orlando (MCO)
  3. Take the bus from Orlando International Airport to Tampa

Travel, car ferry, ferry, train

  1. Travel from Exuma Cays to Rock Sound
  2. Take the car ferry from Rock Sound to Nassau
  3. Take the car ferry from Nassau to Freeport Harbour
  4. Take the ferry from Freeport Harbour to Fort Lauderdale Cruise Terminal
  5. Take the train from Hollywood Amtrak Station to Tampa

Travel, car ferry, ferry, bus

  1. Travel from Exuma Cays to Rock Sound
  2. Take the car ferry from Rock Sound to Nassau
  3. Take the car ferry from Nassau to Freeport Harbour
  4. Take the ferry from Freeport Harbour to Fort Lauderdale Cruise Terminal
  5. Take the bus from Hollywood to Tampa

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Exuma Cays and Harbour Island is 451 miles.

The best way to get from Exuma Cays to Harbour Island without a car is to travel and car ferry and ferry and train which takes 30h 46m and costs .

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It takes approximately 7h 8m to get from Exuma Cays to Harbour Island, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from George Town Airport to Tampa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 4m and has one stopover.

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Southwest Airlines, Delta, Silver Airways and American Airlines offer flights from George Town Airport to Tampa Airport.

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There are 194+ hotels available in Harbour Island. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Exuma Cays to Harbour Island.
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  • Distance: 451.2 miles
  • Duration: 7h 8m

What companies run services between Exuma Cays, Bahamas and Harbour Island, FL, USA?

There is no direct connection from Exuma Cays to Harbour Island. However, you can take the travel to George Town airport, fly to Tampa, take the walk to SkyConnect Passenger Terminal Station, take the tram to SkyConnect Rental Car Facility Station, take the walk to Airport Rental Car Facility, take the bus to Whiting St @ Tampa St, take the walk to Tampa St @ Brorein St, then take the line 19 bus to Harbour Island. Alternatively, you can take the travel to Nassau airport, fly to Tampa, take the walk to SkyConnect Passenger Terminal Station, take the tram to SkyConnect Rental Car Facility Station, take the walk to Airport Rental Car Facility, take the bus to Whiting St @ Tampa St, take the walk to Tampa St @ Brorein St, then take the line 19 bus to Harbour Island.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from George Town to Tampa via Miami
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from George Town to Tampa via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Nassau to Tampa via Miami
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from North Eleuthera to Tampa via Miami
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from North Eleuthera to Tampa via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Nassau to Orlando via Miami
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,900
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from George Town to Tampa via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Nassau to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Flights from Nassau to Tampa via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Flights from North Eleuthera to Tampa via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from North Eleuthera to Tampa via Nassau
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from George Town to Tampa via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from North Eleuthera to Tampa via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Rock Sound to Orlando via Nassau
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Nassau to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from George Town to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Flights from North Eleuthera to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $280
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from George Town to Tampa via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from North Eleuthera to Tampa via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Bahamasair
Website
bahamasair.com
Flights from Rock Sound to Orlando via Nassau
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Nassau to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Nassau to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Hollywood Amtrak Station to Tampa
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$70 - $100
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Orlando International Airport to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Hollywood to Tampa
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $85
Ferry operators
Bahamas Ferries
Phone
+ 1 242 323 2166
Email
info@bahamasferries.com
Website
bahamasferries.com
Car ferry from Rock Sound to Nassau
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$62
Schedules at
bahamasferries.com
Car ferry from Nassau to Freeport Harbour
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$71
Schedules at
bahamasferries.com
MailBoat Company LTD
Phone
+1 242 502 2628
Email
bdelva@mbxpress242.com
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Nassau to Freeport Harbour
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$127
Schedules at
mailboatbahamas.com
Balearia Caribbean
Phone
+1 866 699 6988
Email
info@baleariacaribbean.com
Website
baleariacaribbean.com
Ferry from Freeport Harbour to Fort Lauderdale Cruise Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
Balearia Caribbean
Economy
$101
Economy Premium
$131

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