Tresco Boat Services
Tresco Boat Services offers inter-island boating for the islands of Tresco and Bryher including island-hopping, scenic tours, private hire and arrivals & departures.
COVID-19 Information - Updated 12th April 2021
We are now operating a regular boat service once again, albeit some of our usual sightseeing and pleasure trips may be curtailed by continuing restrictions.
All boating must be booked in advance by telephoning 01720 423373 or emailing us. Please note: the office is open Monday - Saturday 8:30 am - 4 pm.
Please familiarise yourself with our Safe Travel Information before you travel. Face coverings are mandatory on all Tresco Boat Services and hand sanitiser will be provided on boarding.
Scheduled Boating for Tuesday 13th April
Please remember to wear a face mask or covering for the duration of the trip. Hands will be sanitised when boarding the boat.
10:15 New Grimsby to Bryher and then St Mary’s
From St Mary’s: 1pm to Carn Near; 3pm to New Grimsby
From Bryher: 3.20 Bar to Tresco
10:00 Bar to Tresco
10.15 Bar to St Mary’s
From St Mary’s: 3pm to Bar
From Tresco: 3.30 New Grimsby to Bar
Scheduled Boating Plan
Our scheduled boat trips operate on a daily basis, generally visiting:
- Bryher/Tresco: Daily
- St Mary's: Monday to Saturday
- St Martin's: Monday, Wednesday & Friday
- St Agnes: Tuesday, Thursday & Sunday
We are now able to give indicative boat times a week in advance, so you can plan ahead for your trips with us during your stay. To view this week's plan, please click the button below.
Please note: the weekly plan is subject to change due to tidal variations, weather and operational factors. You should check this page the evening before travel to confirm times.
Special & Private Hire
Please note: boats must be booked in advance as we cannot guarantee availability on the day.
Boating for St Martin's
Scheduled boating for St Martin's is operated by St Mary's Boatmen's Association in the summer and St Agnes Boating in the winter. Schedule information is available from these operators.