The High-Speed Daufuskie Express

High-Speed Daufuskie Express

A first-class, high-speed, small-boat service to Daufuskie

This new 16 passenger high speed ferry with twin 300 horsepower engines is the fastest (and most fun) way to Daufuskie. The trip duration is 20 minutes and currently operates Wednesdays and Sundays only. You can park at the Daufuskie Island Visitor Center and we’ll shuttle you to and from the Landing.

For more information, call 843-940-7704.

The Daufuskie Express Schedule

Available Wednesdays & Sundays
Depart Visitor Center for Daufuskie
  • 8:20 AM
  • 11:20 AM
  • 2:20 PM
  • 5:20 PM
Depart Daufuskie back to Visitor Center
  • 9:00 AM
  • 12:00 PM
  • 3:00 PM
  • 6:00 PM
  • (Includes private van)

The departure time is the time that the private shuttle departs from the Visitor Center.

Daufuskie Express Rate

Round Trip to Daufuskie

$ 275
  • Up to 5 passengers + $100 service charge
  • Each additional passenger $60
  • Free Parking at Visitor Center
  • Shuttle to and from the Landing
  • Children under 7 ride free

To Daufuskie

$ 30
  • Children under 7 ride free
  • Parking $10 per night-per-car

From Daufuskie

$ 30
  • Children under 7 ride free
  • Free only at Visitor Center

Daufuskie Island Ferry is committed to facilitating the accessibility and usability of its website. Our goal is to provide an accessible and barrier-free environment for our website, online services and other technology. We will be updating our website over time to implement the relevant portions of the World Wide Web Consortium’s Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 Level AA (WCAG 2.0 AA), which will also bring our website into further conformance with the Section 508 Web Accessibility Standards developed by the United States Access Board (Section 508). Please be aware that our efforts are ongoing. If, at any time, you require assistance please contact us directly at 843-940-7704

Face Coverings Required

The Daufuskie Island Ferry is again running its full schedule.  Following NTSB’s requirements regarding the COVID- 19 virus, all ferry passengers must wear face coverings in accordance with the directives below.  Please be aware that when you purchase your ferry ticket you are entering a contractual agreement with the Daufuskie Island Ferry to follow its policies.

  • All passengers are required to wear a face covering over their nose and mouth throughout the entire passage, including while loading/unloading luggage and cargo, while in the waiting areas, on the docks and while on board the ferry inside the cabin or on open decks.
  • Small children who are not able to maintain a face covering are exempt from this requirement.  Face covering guidance is provided on  the CDC website.
  • The application of hand sanitizer prior to boarding will continue as consistent with past practice.

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