Puerto Rico to Culebra

The most convenient way to get from Puerto Rico to Culebra is by plane from San Juan International airport (SJU). Another option is to take a taxi to the ferry dock and then a passenger ferry to Culebra Island.

You can also travel from Vieques. There are short flights available from Vieques to Culebra in the morning that return to Vieques in the afternoon.

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Fly to Culebra

Flying from SJU Airport to CPX Airport (Culebra Island) takes around 25 minutes and you need to check in 30-45 minutes before flight. The cost is approximately $115 per person (one way).

Insiders' Tip: You can take a taxi from San Juan International (SJU) to Isla Grande Airport (SIG) for approximately $20. The flight from Isla Grande Airport to Culebra is approximately $70 per person (one way). So the cost to get to Culebra would be $90 if you are travelling alone.

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Ferry to Culebra

Ferry to Culebra

The ferry to Culebra is an inexpensive way to get to the island, however with the cost of a taxi from the airport to the Fajardo Ferry Teriminal and the time involved, flying is often the best option.

Taxi - A publico (taxi) from SJU to Fajardo Ferry Terminal is approximately $80 (one way). It takes 1 hour and is the same price for 1-2 people, after that it is usually an additional $5 per person charge.

Ferry - The ferry from Fajardo to Culebra Island is $2.25 per person (one way). It takes 1 to 1½ hours depending on conditions, however you need to be there 1 hour in advance to purchase a ticket, lines can be long and ferries can be delayed due to weather, etc.

Passenger ferry schedule, AFTER THE JUMP...