There is a daily boat service from the harbour of
Funchal (Madeira) departing at 08.00 hours to Porto Santo. (except Fridays when it
departs at 18.00 hours - a good time for the locals to spend a weekend
on the island) The return trips are in the late afternoon or evening on
Friday and Sunday and the journey time is between 2 hours to 3 hours
depending on the sea conditions.
The boat has a capacity of up to 800 passengers and
takes some 160 cars. There are return day fares, or return on a
different day, a 50% discount for children aged between 5 to 11 years,
and FREE of charge for under 5 years.
Please ask us
for prices when making enquiries.