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Brilliant Crossing

Nice way to explore the wider area around Cadiz. The service was fast and efficient and very cost... read more

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Pleasant trip

An enjoyable trip to Santa Maria from Cadiz in a ferry which we were the only passengers on the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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“easy trip”(3 reviews)
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11500, El Puerto de Santa Maria, Spain
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We planned to take the ferry from Cádiz to El Puerto and imagined it would be a little complicated as we hadn't bought tickets in advance of the day/time of travel. However this ferry service operates like a water taxi between the two places, with...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice way to explore the wider area around Cadiz. The service was fast and efficient and very cost effective. I highly recommend taking the trip, even if its just to undertake the boat ride, although we found El Puerto De Santa Maria a very lovely...More

Thank David9456
Reviewed 1 week ago

An enjoyable trip to Santa Maria from Cadiz in a ferry which we were the only passengers on the outward journey! Cheap and the Bodega Guitierriz was a fantastic plaice to visit.

Thank AlunNewcastle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fun journey from the port of Cadiz. The sea was still, the sun shone and the crossing was swift. Best of all, it was cheap and cheerful.

Thank bryanedwin
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

You can get to Cadiz either by train or this ferry. On a lovely autumnal day this was a great way to travel. The waiting areas both ends were clean and comfy and the ticket sellers friendly and helpful.

Thank Stephen F
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

We took the catamaran from Puerto santa Maria to Cadiz. It's an easy and quick way to go to Cadiz. We used their prepaid card option with no extra cost. We were 2 and had one-way return each. Fee for the card is 1,50€. You...More

Thank Doju2
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Decided to pop across for lunch at one of the many restaurants in Santa Maria and found the catamarans ran nearly every hour, so easily bought tickets and waited for the next one.

Thank Josie C
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Interesting cheap way to get to Cadiz, takes about 40 minutes, be aware the offices are closed in the afternoon. (Siesta time)

Thank Nick P
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

We took the ferry from El Puerto over to Cadiz. Very well run, spotless clean and on time. Crossing was a little choppy going out but fine on our return. Great views of Cadiz. A nice day trip.

Thank gardenofengland
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Great service between Cadiz and El Puerto santa maria. Cheap tickets too. Runs all day till late and on time.

Thank sarahcK781SR
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Fairly efficient and interesting way to get from Cadiz to Puerta de Santa Maria. Boat runs on a regular schedule at least every hour all day long and you don't need to book ahead, just show up,

Thank Maryland1traveler
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