Santa Cruz to Isabela | Sea Shuttle

From USD 35

SEA Shuttle | Daily departures at 7:00 AM or 2:00 PM to Isabela Island.   Public shared ferries (speedboat) connecting Puerto Ayora in Santa Cruz with Puerto Villamil in Isabela Island.

A 2 1/2 hour boat ride (60 miles) will let you get Isabela the most pristine and calm inhabited villages in the Galapagos.

Meeting point - Main passenger’s pier in Puerto Ayora | Santa Cruz



  • Please be ready to check your luggage at the main passanger’s pier in Puerto Ayora at least 30 minutes before your trip.  
  • A National Park office is open to control your suitcases and backpacks looking for organic material such as plants, animals, seeds, fruits, feathers or rocks, sand and shells.   
    Any transport of those materials are considered ilegal in the protected area.   A fine or delay of your trip could happen
  • A water taxi (2 USD extra cost is NOT included in your price) to be paid in person for connecting the pier with your ferry.
  • Duration on ferry ride depends on weather and sea conditions | Rough seas and strong currents could change riding time (3 hours)
  • Special quotes for groups

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Your Sea Shuttle Itinerary 2PM

  • 01:30 PM Bio Control & Check luggage
  • 02:00 PM Water taxi to Ferry | Departure
  • 04:30 PM Arrival to Puerto Villamil | Isabela



  • 2 1/2 hour boat ride (60 miles)
  • Speedboat connecting Puerto Ayora in Santa Cruz with Puerto Villamil in Isabela


  1. Puerto Ayora | Santa Cruz
  2. Puerto Villamil | Isabela