Ferry booking in Andaman from Port Blair to Havelock Island and other islands is a must when you want to travel to various islands in the Andaman archipelago.
As per recent updates Andaman tourism has reopened and all ferries can sail to Port Blair, Havelock and Neil Island. After 3rd lockdown, Andaman Islands has again opened from 08 February 2022. Only a limited number of ferry has started in the islands after the third wave and we hope soon various ferry will be available to take travellers from Port Blair to Havelock Island. The below ferry in Andaman are currently operational as per October 2023. The ferry booking can be done on our website as per the latest schedule defined by the ferry operator.
Port Blair to Havelock Ferry Timings & Price
|Makruzz Gold 2
|Green Ocean 1
|Makruzz Pearl 3
|Makruzz Pearl 3
|Makruzz Gold 2
Private ferries from Port Blair To Havelock Island
Good news is that Nautika - the fastest private ferry in Andaman has also started sailing in the Andaman Islands in all sector of Port Blair, Havelock and Neil Island. You can book it online on our website.
Makruzz - Makruzz is currently operating with its Makruzz Gold 2 and Makruzz Pearl 3 ferry for the month of March. Makruzz Gold 2 has 3 classes - Premium, Deluxe and Royal. Makruzz Pearl has only 1 class which is a Premium class. This cruise is operational from Port Blair to Havelock, Havelock to Neil, Neil to Port Blair and Havelock To Port Blair. Please note that the ferry timings in Andaman keeps changing and we make sure you are updated with the latest timings and availability of the ferry tickets while booking. We advise consulting with the ferry operator about the timings again 1 day before your departure date. Just in case any changes happen because of payload or technical issues.
Sea Link Cruise - Sea Link cruise as of 2023 renamed to Nautika Lite is also operational from Port Blair to Havelock Island. The ferry has 3 classes Premium, Premium+ and Business. This ferry runs in all the 3 sectors of Port Blair, Havelock and Neil Island.
Green Ocean - Green Ocean is also sailing from Port Blair to Havelock Island. The ferry starts early around 6 AM from Haddo Jetty at Port Blair. This ferry has an open deck to enjoy the view of the sea. Green Ocean cruise has Economy, Luxury and Royal classes.
Both Green Ocean 1 and Green Ocean 2 operates from Port Blair to Havelock Island.
ITT Majestic - This is another high-speed ferry that operates from Port Blair to Havelock Island. This ferry has good spacious seating. You can consider selecting ITT Majestic when you travel from Port Blair to Havelock Island.
Aashi (Not Operational) - Aashi cruise is the latest of all the cruises and is pretty good. The cruise operates from Port Blair to Havelock Island and the sailing time is at 6:30 AM. Aashi cruise has Deluxe and Luxury classes. Aashi vessel has stopped all its operations in Andaman Islands as of 2023.
Government ferry from Port Blair To Havelock Island
Government ferry sails from Port Blair to Havelock Island on a regular basis. Earlier this ferry used to sail in the morning and after from Port Blair. However, lately only one sailing of Government ferry happens from Port Blair to Havelock. There is no online booking of Government ferry and you need to stand in a queue and book the tickets as per availability on the given date. Check the Government ferry details and timings here Please note that the timings may change and you need to get the exact information after reaching Andaman Islands for your trip to Havelock.
It's a must you need to book your ferry tickets online before coming to the Andaman Islands. Now, the ferry schedule in the islands changes quite often and you need to keep close monitoring on your ferry booking in the Andaman Islands. Your online booking of the ferry will happen for the ferry and the seat you have selected. For any reason, if the given ferry is not available then an alternate ferry booking based upon your requirements will be provided.
Some ferry opens a few days before the trip and some ferry opens months before the scheduled journey date. We recommend travelers that your online ferry booking to Andaman be completed before the journey date. It is recommended to go on a complete tour when traveling to Andaman because on the day of your trip if any of the ferries cancels because of technical issues then our team will find an alternative ferry service in the Andaman Islands for you.
Steps To Book Ferry in the Andaman Islands
Step 1 - Firstly you need to select a date on which you need to book a ferry from Port Blair to Havelock Island. If you arrive early in the morning then you can check all the ferry schedules from Port Blair to Havelock Island at Online Ferry Booking in Andaman Islands . Please note that as per current guidelines by the administration you are required to go through an RTPCR test after you arrive in Andaman Islands. Avoid booking ferry on the day of your arrival as you may not be able to travel to any of the islands on the day you arrive.
As of March 2023, an instant ferry booking for Makruzz and Nautika has launched through which you can instantly book Makruzz and Nautika ferry. For all other ferry, you need to follow the process mentioned here.
Step 2 - After reaching the "Ferry Booking Page" you can filter the page based on your date of travel. So if suppose your travel date from Port Blair to Havelock Island is on 20-October-2021 then make sure you filter the date to the date of travel. Post this you can click on the "Search" button. You can also select the from and to destination before clicking on the search button.
Step 3 - After you click on the search button and if no results are found in the data records it means either the ferry service on those dates is currently not open or the ferry is sold out for those dates. We recommend you to "CONTACT US" in such cases. You can drop an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your contact number for our ferry service team to get in touch with you.
Step 4 - If relevant results from Port Blair to Havelock Island are displayed then you can then select the appropriate ferry time along with ferry type and proceed to "BOOK NOW"
Step 5 - Enter the traveler details for the selected ferry and the selected sector such as from Port Blair to Havelock Island and other islands such as Neil and Baratang and then proceed to payment.
Step 6 - After filling in all the traveler names, age and gender proceed to next and make the payment via the CCAvenue payment gateway . Once the payment is successful you will be given a unique Booking ID. This booking ID is your reference for your online booking. Once your Booking ID is generated our team will automatically get the notification and our team will go ahead with the booking as per availability and will share with you the tickets within few hours.
Step 7 - Once you have received the tickets, please print a copy of the ticket and bring it with you to board the ferry. Please check with the ferry operator one day before your trip to reconfirm your sailing schedule. Sometimes because of technical issues or surveys ferry timings may get changed. A cross-check from your end will help you with a hassle-free experience in Andaman. The number to contact will be provided in the tickets that we provide you after your booking is confirmed.
IMPORTANT SUGGESTION - Ferry booking in Andaman Islands is very important to visit Port Blair, Havelock and Neil Island.
If you don't find a ferry from Port Blair to Havelock Island then you will not able to visit Havelock. Its recommended to book your ferry in advance.
If you are planning a tour by yourself then please note that in case of ferry rescheduling or cancellation because of technical issues or weather conditions then the ferry operators may not help you find any alternative arrangements of the ferry for you to go from Port Blair to Havelock Island. This may happen so we recommend you to keep in touch with local people in the islands for any support or changes that may occur at the last moment.
However, at that moment you may get stuck to find alternative tickets to the other island. It is recommended to visit Andaman Islands in a complete managed tour plan with a reputed tour company based in Andaman Islands so that in such a case of emergency they recommend you correct alternatives.
We understand that the above points may sound absurd, made up or unreal, however, with our experience of around a decade in the Andaman Islands this is the fact that you should know before coming to the islands. We have seen hundreds of customers getting stuck with no options in their hand to reach from Port Blair to Havelock or other islands but then at that moment nothing much can be done. We want all customers to be aware of the real experience in the islands without giving any fancy stories. Having said that Andaman islands are beautiful and you will surely love the overall experience. You need to take care of this part very cautiously. You will be very good at doing things but we don't want you to take the wrong decision to spoil your vacation.
Hope this page helped you to book your ferry in the Andaman Islands. For any queries, you can contact us to plan your vacation in the islands