Tresco Boat Services - Tresco

By Boat

Tresco Boat Services, serving Tresco, Bryher and St Martin's, offer all the waterborne services you need to get the most from your visit to the Isles of Scilly.

Tresco Boat Services Office, Tresco, TR24 0QQ
Contact business
Firethorn, Tresco Boat Services

Additional Information

We operate regular services to other islands including trips aimed at taking in the bird and marine life and special charter trips for picnics on uninhabited islands.

When on Scilly you will find our scheduled services from Tresco, Bryher and St Martin's are advertised on boards on each island.  We also offer Penzance charter services on our seagoing jet boats when scheduled services are fog bound.  If you are visiting the islands on business our two jet boats Cyclone and Hurricane are available for charter between the islands 12 months of the year.

From regular ferry services to nature-watching, private charter or thrilling jet boat rides, we take care of it all.

Opening Times

Open all year.

Facilities & Features

  • Regular boat trips between the islands from March to the end of October
  • ½ day fishing trips
  • Circular trips to see the birds and seals
  • High speed chance to see the islands in a safe and thrilling hour long ride
  • Private charter trips available
  • Trips to and from the mainland if there are flight delays due to fog (weather permitting)

Prices & Conditions

Return price to St Mary’s; St Agnes; St Martin’s; Samson: £11.00pp

Return price between Tresco and Bryher: £5.00pp

Mini Circular £16.00pp; Gig Race £6.00pp; one hour jet boat trip £32.00pp (5 or less people £150.00 for the boat for the hour); special hire (8am – 6.30pm) £50.00 one way; special hire (all other times) £55.00 one way.