NOTE: This was originally posted on October 14 2011.
For current information, please see – L’Express Des Iles Listing


A new ferry service began coming to Dominica this month. On October 13th, SAS JEANS Fast Ferry Service (a subsidiary of SAS L’Express des Iles) made its first trip to the Cabrits Cruise Ship Berth in Portsmouth, Dominica.

The Ferry, HSC Liberty,  travels from Pointe-a-Pitre Guadeloupe to Portsmouth, Dominica on Mondays, Thursdays and Ferry Service for Dominica

The ferry runs from Portsmouth, Dominica to Pointe-a-Pitre Guadeloupe on Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays.

This will make it much easier for weekend trips to and from our neighbouring French island.

The schedule is as follows:

  • Depart Guadeloupe: 13:15 hrs on Mondays, Thursdays, Saturdays
  • Depart Dominica:  10:15 hrs on Tuesdays, Fridays & 14:15 hrs on Sundays

As of October 24th 2011, the fare for Guadeloupe to Dominica is EC $260 Return.

In Dominica, contact local Agents Whitchurch Travel for more information:

  • E-mail:
  • Tel: (767) 255-1127 or (767) 255-1166