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L'Expresse Des Iles Ferry

Fort-de-France, Martinique
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My ferry link to Saint Lucia & Dominica

A bit overpriced ad there is no much competition but you can reach for 100€ return ticket Dominica... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Edouard B
via mobile
Nightmare crazy people very dangerous!!

Not take this ferry.. Crazy people on boat. Very very dangerous.not its secure. The boat go to all... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
Aleix O
via mobile
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  • Average25%
  • Poor14%
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

A bit overpriced ad there is no much competition but you can reach for 100€ return ticket Dominica or Saint Lucia, much more affordable than Air Antilles.

1  Thank Edouard B
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Not take this ferry.. Crazy people on boat. Very very dangerous.not its secure. The boat go to all island and stop at all steps..

1  Thank Aleix O
Reviewed 29 July 2017

I usually like to plan in advance but our relations told us to book the ferry from St Lucia to Dominica on our arrival rather than on-line. This proved the easiest option as the website was difficult to navigate. (This may not have been the...More

1  Thank 1greenlife
Reviewed 28 June 2017

This is just a reasonable means of transportation to get u from one island to another. I travelled from Saint Lucia to Martinique and back. Check in at Castries port was quite smooth but on my return it was very much disorganised. The ferry ride...More

Thank Kezann D
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Reading all the negative reviews I was a bit concerned as to what we'd let ourselves in for. In reality, we took four ferries (FDF-DOM, DOM-PTP and PTP-Marie-Galante return trip) and all left on time, without issue, without chaos at any check-in, boarding or disembarking...More

Thank Rebecca L
Reviewed 4 May 2017

As with every vacation I plan, I spend hours doing research to make sure I have most of the important info before I embark on my trip. And this ferry was definitely a learning experience. Here's my advice, which I hope helps to make it...More

2  Thank RRS013
Reviewed 9 March 2017

As other reviewers have expressed, this ferry is not for those who are organizational minded. The website is a disaster. Very difficult to navigate, also there are additional options, not covered on the website. I was turned off by the website so had a local...More

1  Thank Christina H
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Prior to us arriving i was warned that the ferry was never on time. we traveled from fdf to st lucia. Ferry wasnt too late we left about 15 min after the scheduled departure time. Sea was rough, but not like a normal rough, i...More

1  Thank 304tonib
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We took L'express Des Iles Ferry from St. Lucia to Martinique and to Dominica and to Guadeloupe. We pre-purchased tickets for the entire trip in the internet. They sent us receipt and instructed us to exchange it to the actual tickets upon our arrival at...More

1  Thank Kenro112
Reviewed 10 February 2017

It was not that easy to book online whilst being in Martinique.Maybe it was just a slow connection though... We needed two attempts. If you only have the receipt of the reservation you need then to print the boarding pass at the ferry terminla. Be...More

Thank CrisPini40
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12 February 2017|
Response from CrisPini40 | Reviewed this property |
We did buy online and it worked on second attempt. You can also easily buy in person at the ferry terminal itself (at least in Fort de France and Castries this is the case)