How much is a seaplane ride to the Dry Tortugas?
|Per Person||Adult||Children 12 & under|
|This trip is just under 4 hours long, providing at least 2 1/2 hours of island time at Fort Jefferson/Dry Tortugas. Travel time is approximately 40 minutes each way. Departs morning & afternoon.|
How much does it cost to go from Key West to Dry Tortugas?
Dry Tortugas Ferry Cost (updated for 2021) How much is the ferry for a day trip from Key West to the Dry Tortugas? The cost for an adult is $190. There is a $10 discount for active duty members of the military, seniors ages 62 or higher, and full-time students (age 17+). Children ages 4 to 16 are $135 each.
How long is boat ride from Key West to Dry Tortugas?
about 2 hours and 15 minutes
How long is the trip from Key West to Fort Jefferson? The ride on the Yankee Freedom usually takes about 2 hours and 15 minutes.
How long is the flight from Key West to Dry Tortugas?
Full Day Dry Tortugas Seaplane Excursion This trip is just under 8 hours long, providing at least 6 1/2 hours of island time at Fort Jefferson/Dry Tortugas.
Can you take your own boat to Dry Tortugas?
Yes, all private boats and vessels entering Dry Tortugas National Park must file a boat permit at Garden Key before recreating within the park. Even if you do not plan on exploring Fort Jefferson, you must stop by Garden Key to pay the entrance fee and file the required permits.
How much does the ferry cost to Dry Tortugas?
Dry Tortugas and Fort Jefferson Ferry
|AdultIncludes all National Park Fees.||$190.00|
|ChildChild age: 4-16 years. Includes all National Park Fees. Under 4 ride free. * See below for important details.||$135.00|
|Sen/Stu/MilSen (62+ years)/Stu/Mil with ID. Includes all National Park Fees.||$180.00|
Can you anchor in Dry Tortugas?
There is no anchoring allowed anywhere within the Research Natural Area (RNA). For detailed information on Dry Tortugas waters, check NOAA’s Office of Coast Survey Chart 11438. Within the RNA, mooring buoys are available for day use only for a maximum of 2 hours.
Can you get gas at Dry Tortugas?
Dry Tortugas National Park is remote destination, no food, water, or fuel is available in the park. You must bring all provisions you will need for your entire journey to the park, at the park, and back home from the park. Please do NOT plan on “catching” your food.
Do sea planes fly at night?
Seaplane operations are from Dawn to Dusk/official Sunrise to official Sunset. No ops at night. Regarding cost of a seaplane, it depends. Light Aircraft for personal use can go as low as $30K to more than $12 Million for some commercial models.