Passenger ferries run between Cruz Bay St. John and Red Hook St. Thomas hourly from 6:00 a.m. until 11:00 p.m. Between Red Hook St. Thomas and Cruz Bay St. John the ferry runs 5:30 (Monday-Friday) 6:30 & 7:30 a.m. and then hourly from 8:00 a.m. until Midnight.
Vehicle ferry service is also available, departing from Red Hook, arriving at the vehicle ferry dock located just minutes away from downtown Cruz Bay. There are 4 barges when they are all running. One usually leaves every half hour.
A simple Internet search will provide you with information for car rentals on St. Thomas and St. John.
Taxi service is available at the Ferry Terminal or by calling St. John Taxi Association Phone: 340-693-7530
Always schedule the Taxi to return to pick you up especially when being dropped off at a beach. There is limited cell phone service at the beaches and you may not be able to call.
The Vitran Bus System services various areas of the island and usually runs Monday - Friday. Vitran buses run along Centerline Road. The buses travel from the Cruz Bay ferry dock, through to Coral Bay and then to Salt Pond Bay. From Cruz Bay the bus leaves at 6 a.m., 7 a.m., and then 25 minutes past the hour until 7:25 p.m. From Salt Pond Bay the bus leaves at am, 6 a.m., 7a.m., 8 am and then 10 minutes after the hour until 8:10 pm. The fare is $1 a person. Senior Citizens receive a discounted fare of $.55. The Public Bus system is not very reliable, if you are on a tight or limited time schedule it is not a good idea to depend on the bus.