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Address: Ferry Dock, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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The ferries run constantly between Cozumel and Play de Carmen. All boats are comfortable for the 45 minute trip. Boarding and I boarding is quick and easy.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 3, 2015
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Parshall, Colorado
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Larkspur, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

This boat ride to Cozumel was so much fun. We sat on the top deck in the back and enjoyed the views and the light splash of mist from the waves. They have a live band that plays on the boat as well as selling alcohol, which is always a good thing. Highly recommend this ferry. It was $22 per... More 

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Trinidad, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

The Ferry from Playa to Cozumel and Cozumel to Playa was fantastic. Great value and even had entertainment to and from! It was a very pleasant ride and great music! I would def reccommend taking the ferry even if it is just to sight see!! We did see a sea turtle and lots of fish to and from! If you... More 

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Charleston, West Virginia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

It gets you where you're going. It's a little pricey so my suggestion is to plan to spend a day in Cozumel to make it worth your while.

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Nebraska
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176 reviews 176 reviews
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88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

The ferry to and from Cozumel is prompt and on time. It's puzzling to understand the price. Street hawkers herd you to the ticket window. Our charge was $22 round trip. Of, course, they only take cash and, as typical in the area, the attendants conveniently don't have change. If you buy round trip, remember that your particular ferry company... More 

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Parshall, Colorado
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75 reviews 75 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

The ferries run constantly between Cozumel and Play de Carmen. All boats are comfortable for the 45 minute trip. Boarding and I boarding is quick and easy.

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fredericton
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33 reviews 33 reviews
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

So what I quickly learned in Mexico is, the price is never the real price ! We had seen the price chart listed and once we got close to the ferry, men came up to us telling us that they could get us a deal. They said 22.00 US each and lead us over to pay, once there the ladies... More 

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Boston Ma.
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37 reviews 37 reviews
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

I asked if they took credit cards and they said no. I asked again, "How can that be"? "Cash only Signore". I figured out why. A one way trip was $12 USD. I gave the rude attendant a $50 bill. She returned $20 pesos about $1.25. That's why they want money. On the return I paid with a credit card... More 

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West Yellowstone, Montana
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

The best $10 usa you'll spend on vacation and that's round trip from Puerto Juarez more expensive from hotel zone and not as frequent. Awesome ride ,service, and Caribbean blues! Usually live entertainment also, classic mexican musicians. And best yet you get off on an island! Don't forget our vacation is to someone else's home, be a good tourist and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Weather was windy and seas a bit rough but a fast and easy way to get to Cozumel to spend a day. Don't buy your return ticket until you're ready to leave so you won't have any time constraints.

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Moncton, New Brunswick
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36 reviews 36 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Great ferry service. But don't book return ticket. Clean ferry, clean bathrooms. If the water is rough, hope that you don't have a weak stomach. The reason they say not to book a return ticket, is that there are several ferry companies, and the one you are booking may not return till a later time of the day. That means... More 

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