SAN JUAN -- A new
high-speed ferry service now operates from San Juan to the islands
of Culebra and Vieques in Puerto Rico.
Departing from Pier 2
in Old San Juan, the Island Hi-Speed Ferry reaches Culebra in about
one hour and 45 minutes and continues on for the 30-minute trip to
The ferry operates
one roundtrip Mondays through Thursdays and two roundtrips on
Fridays through Sundays. Roundtrip rates range from $17 to
Parent company Boston
Harbor Cruises also operates the Virgin Island Fast Ferry between
St. Thomas and St. Croix.
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