Getting Here

Traveling to Saba

Traveling to Saba is easy! The island is located 28 miles southwest of its international hub St. Maarten. Both scheduled and charter flights from St. Maarten are available and will get you here in no more than 12 minutes by air. Scheduled ferry rides from St. Maarten operate throughout the week and are a fantastic option for day-trippers who can enjoy a scenic 90-minute ride over to Saba.

Visa Requirements

Click here for detailed Visa information for tourist and business visits to the islands of the Dutch Caribbean.

Travel to Saba via St. Maarten

Several major airlines from North America, Europe, and South America have daily flights into St. Maarten's Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM). Special charter flights are also available from major cities during the winter season.

Travel to Saba via Air 

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The following services and airlines are available and offer private charter flights to Saba from St. Maarten and within the region. You can contact Johnson's Travel Services for inquiries or the airlines directly. You can also charter with West Indies Helicopters click here


Johnson Travel Services

The on-island Winair agent, Johnson's Travel Services is ready to assist you with booking your travel to Saba. You can contact the office located at the Juancho Yrausquin Airport via phone or email for any questions you may have about airfares and flight schedules.

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SXM Airways

SXM Airways is leading private charters in the Caribbean region for both leisure and business purposes. The airline aims to provide 5 star vacation service, operating to the highest safety standards while providing the best in air travel services from St. Maarten's SXM Airport.

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Windward Express Airways

Windward Express was first established in 2000 and has since become a leader in the private charter travel industry. Flying on the client's schedule and destinations on time while avoiding air terminal check-in, line-ups and lost luggage, this airline will suit your every need.

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Traveling to Saba via Sea from St. Maarten

You can travel to Saba via convenient ferry services from St. Maarten.

The Edge Ferry Saba Makana

The Edge Ferry

The Edge Ferry travels to Saba from St. Maarten's Simpson Bay Marina.

For up to date scheduling and pricing information, visit The Edge Ferry's website or contact Saba's on-island agent, Sea Saba, via email at info@seasaba.com to ask about their discounted, inclusive price for ferry, diving, lunch & more.

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Makana Ferry

Travel between Saba, Statia, St. Kitts and Sint Maarten onboard the Makana ferry. Experience weekly travel for adventures and island hopping!

The M/V Makana is a 72' Sabre catamaran fast ferry, capable of carrying 150 passengers across two decks: a main lower deck, and an upper deck with a covered business class area and an open sun deck area. The vessel is fully air conditioned. It has a bar service area and 2 heads for passenger convenience.

Please see the following link for the winter schedule.

Makana Ferry Winter Schedule

For more information visit https://makanaferryservice.com/ or https://www.sabaferry.com/makana


Saba C-Transport, N.V.

Windwardside, Saba| Dutch Caribbean

+599-416-2299 WhatsApp


Contact Agent : Jaime Buchanan


St. Maarten:


Cell: +1(721) 553-3670554-8372

Tel.: +1(721) 543-8915

E: clevelandcodringtonondock@gmail.com

Contact Agent : Cleveland Codrington


St. Eustatius:

ICS Statia

Tel: +599 318 0081

E: icsstatia@gmail.com

Contact Agent: Makeba Mitchell


St. Kitts

Local Agent:

Ship It For Less

Basseterre, St. Kitts

Tel.: +1(869) 660-1151

Cell: +1(869) 466-1151

Maritime and Yacht Arrivals

Yachts and other maritime visitors should contact the Fort Bay Harbor for check-in procedures, clearing customs as well as immigration. The Harbormaster will assist you with fulfilling the required formalities.

All maritime and yacht arrivals are also required to check-in with the Marine Park, the office is conveniently located at the harbor in Fort Bay. You can click here for more information.

Departure Tax

An Airport and Harbor departure tax fee of $10.00 is payable when departing Saba. Please note, there are no ATMs at the airport and harbor.