Bahamas Shutle Boat cruise
Bahamas Express is a company dedicated to maritime transport, which offers fast ferry service between Port Everglades (Florida) and Freeport (Grand Bahama), which is owned mostly by the Spanish group Bahamashuttleboat.com and the local partner, the Capo group. The company is also working on opening a new line with Bimini Island.
Bahamashuttleboat.com is a leading shipping company which specializes in the transportation of people and roll on/roll off cargo in the Spanish Mediterranean. Bahamashuttleboat.com operates routes between mainland Spain and the Balearic Islands, as well as connections between the islands themselves. It is the only shipping company which has daily inter-island connections.
Moreover, Bahamashuttleboat.com is the second largest operator in terms of passenger numbers in the Strait of Gibraltar (the principal connecting point between Europe and Africa) where it has been operating since 2003. In total, it operates 21 routes with ferry or fast ferry services, in accordance with the distance and requirements of the passengers.
Bahamashuttleboat.com considers it essential to offer a quality service adapted to the needs of the passenger and it, therefore, maintains a continuous commitment to the modernization of its fleet with new generation ships. Therefore, in the last two years the company has incorporated 4 new-build ships of a value of 350 million Euros into its fleet.
Among the main figures of the organization, which was created in 1998, it should be highlighted that during the 2010 financial year Baleària transported almost 3 million passengers (more than half on high speed ships) and 3 million lineal metres of roll on/roll off cargo.
From completely private capital, Baleària directly employs almost 1,000 people, spread over land and onboard services, with 15 operational ships, which are both ferries and fast ferries.