Ferry from La Ceiba to Roatan

La Ceiba to Roatan Ferry

La Ceiba to Roatan

There are two daily ferry rides between La Ceiba and Roatan. The AM ferry departs on or about 9 am. The PM ferry departs around 2 pm. The Galaxy Wave Company is the primary charter for these vessels. 


Ferry rides last about an hour and a half. But depending on the time of year, with summers being the busiest, be sure to set time aside to get through ticketing. Like in air travel, we recommend you arrive one hour ahead of the departure time. 

Motion Sickness

Generally speaking, the outbound ride from La Ceiba to Roatan is the bumpiest. The ferry travels against the wind and the waves, and this can make for a rough ride. The return trip, from Roatan to La Ceiba travels with the waves and is less choppy. 

Ticket Types

There are two offerings. You can purchase a standard ticket for what amounts to $65 round trip. First class tickets are priced at $75 dollars, round trip.