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Address: 658 Front Street, Suite 127, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
Phone Number: 808-661-3756
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The trip over was 45 minutes. $30 each way unless you are military or a resident then it is $25. I felt a bit pricey. Air conditioned on bottom deck with comfy chairs. Pop and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 3, 2015
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Winchester, Virginia
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

As a Lanai Resident I have to run over to Maui several times a month, this is quick, efficient and in season i get free whale watching!

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Bowen Island, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

The website did not accept our English or Canadian credit cards, when we then tried to book over the phone it would only go to answer machine even though it was in office hours, the machine said they would call you back and they never did. This lead to a stressful morning as we had to show up not knowing... More 

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Maui, Hawaii
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

My family and I travelled from Lahaina, Maui to Lanai to attend a family event and had a very pleasant experience with Expeditions. We arrived at Manele Bay and got to see dolphins along the way. The ferry back to Lahaina was also good. On the way over, we sat on the inside since the outside/upper deck was at its... More 

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Geelong, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Left Lahaina Harbor on Sunday May 31 at 6:45am to play Manele Golf Course. Staff are really friendly and the 45 minute trip to Manele Harbor Ferry Terminal, Lanai was smooth. Half way through my round, I was advised the 4:30pm and the 6:35pm ferries were cancelled due to dangerous conditions. Upon the end of my round, I was advised... More 

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Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

For other places I have been where ferries are traveling the same amount of time I paid $12. I think this ferry is way overpriced. Nonetheless I love ferry rides and got great vids. Didn't see any whales though and the ride back was very scary. They made everyone sit inside as the waves were crashing over the ferry. I... More 

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redlands california
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

This is a no frills transportation service, a seagoing "Greyhound Bus" that gets you from Lahaina to Lanai and back. The return trip was a thrill ride with plenty of rock and roll that must be what it feels like to be inside a washing machine. Crashing waves and white-capped seas were daunting and the normal 45 minute passage took... More 

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Lakewood Ranch, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Unless you need to go to Lanai, do not spend the $60 per head for a round trip ticket. If you want to snorkel in the bay at Lanai, book a boat that does just that. The ferry operator needs some lessons in logistics and customer service. If you prepay your ticket, you must still stand in long lines with... More 

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San Diego
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

This ferry service runs from Lahaina harbor to docks right next to Manele Bay on Lanai several times throughout the day. The ferry boats are modern and well maintained, and are very prompt. The fare is $30 each way per person. You call them and make a reservation (no money paid up front). Then buy your ticket at the booth... More 

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St. Catharines, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

The trip over was 45 minutes. $30 each way unless you are military or a resident then it is $25. I felt a bit pricey. Air conditioned on bottom deck with comfy chairs. Pop and water sold in the galley . The beach is about a 15 minute walk but I caution people with mobility issues to think twice about... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We had our own snorkel gear so we took this ferry to Lanai. The lady at the kiosk in the harbor was extremely rude, but on ferry staff were nice. The upstairs of the ferry is nice, but the lower deck feels like you're on a military vessel. It is very stuffy. We spent a couple of hours on Lanai,... More 

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Address: 658 Front Street, Suite 127, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
Phone Number: 808-661-3756
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Lahaina
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

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