Santa Cruz, Isabela

2 reviews
Duration: 7 days
Group size: 1 - 25
Santa Cruz, Isabela

2 reviews

Duration: 7 days
Group size: 1 - 25

About this trip

To travel from/to Santa Cruz, Isabela Island or San Cristobal, there is a convenient ferry service that sails between these islands, Every day these ferries depart in two schedules: 07:00 am and 3:00 pm. It's necessary to be at the departure pier at least 40 minutes before departures. 

Note: There is no direct connection from Isabela Island to San Cristóbal, but you can take a ferry to Santa Cruz and then hop on the 3 PM ferry to San Cristóbal Or fly by local plane to next destination.

The boat ride takes 2 to 2.5 hours approximately, with slight variations depending on the weather.

What’s included

  • Ferry ticket
  • Assistance
    At Airport/Pier/Hotel
  • Land Transport
  • Transfer
    From airport/pier/hotel
  • Municipal Tax
    Santa Cruz tax ($1,00) Isabela tax ($10,00)
  • Water taxi ticket
  • Meals


Multiactivities Tour
Ferry to/from Santa Cruz-Isabela-San Cristobal

From San Cristobal/ Santa Cruz ferry departs around 07:00 am and 15:00 pm during the day time.

We recommend to be at departure point 40 minutes before boat ride. as long lines can be found to access control counters before pier.

Upon arrival to pier, please ensure you check in at the ferry counter prior boarding the ferry.

After this, your luggage should be taken to be inspected at the Biosecurity agency counter. 

 Then, approach to agent who is calling for customers of the ferry assigned. After checking your name on the list, he/she will provide a pin to identify your ferry name.

Boarding may occur any time before departure, please be aware of any instruction indicated by agent. 

Your Organizer

Sphera Galapagos Travel Collection
2 reviews
Sphera Galapagos is a Travel Agency born in the Galapagos Islands from the experience of two professionals living in the islands for more than 20 years. We are specialists in cruises, land tours, scuba diving trips, and more activities related to your stay on the islands.


Absolutely amazing trip!!! One of the best days we had in the Galapagos I cannot recommend this enough! Lunch was amazing the snorkeling trips were fantastic and so well guided. Must do trip!!
By Suzanne K for Santa Fe Islands (Vivencial Snorkeling/Fishing Tour) on 23 Jan, 2023
We had a great time
By Shinji H for Santa Cruz II Yacht North Adventure 5 days-4 nights on 26 May, 2022