There are 2 ways to get from Jacksonville to Cumberland Island by bus, car or ferry

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Recommended option

Line 1 bus, drive, ferry  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Main St. & 1st St. to River City Marketplace 1
  2. Drive from River City Marketplace to Saint Marys
  3. Take the ferry from Saint Marys to Cumberland Island

$24 - $28

1 alternative option

Drive, ferry  •  2 h

  1. Drive from Jacksonville to Saint Marys
  2. Take the ferry from Saint Marys to Cumberland Island

$25 - $27

What companies run services between Jacksonville, FL, USA and Cumberland Island, GA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Jacksonville to Cumberland Island. However, you can take the line 1 bus to River City Marketplace, take the drive to Saint Marys, take the ferry to Cumberland Island, then take the drive to Cumberland Island. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Saint Marys, take the ferry to Cumberland Island, then take the drive to Cumberland Island.

Bus operators
Jacksonville Transport
Website
jtafla.com
Bus from Main St. & 1st St. to River City Marketplace
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
jtafla.com
Ferry operators
Cunberland Island Ferry
Website
cumberlandislandferry.com
Ferry from Saint Marys to Cumberland Island
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
cumberlandislandferry.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Jacksonville and Cumberland Island is 61 km.

The cheapest way to get from Jacksonville to Cumberland Island is to line 1 bus and drive and ferry which costs $24 - $28 and takes 3 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from Jacksonville to Cumberland Island is to drive and ferry which takes 2 h and costs $24 - $27.

It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Jacksonville to Cumberland Island, including transfers.