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By Taxi -- Unmetered taxis, which you often have to share with other passengers, meet all arriving flights. They will take you to your hotel if it's on the Abaco "mainland;" otherwise, they will deposit you at a dock where you can hop aboard a water taxi to one of the neighboring islands, such as Green Turtle Cay or Elbow Cay. Most visitors use a combination taxi and water-taxi ride to reach the most popular hotels. From Marsh Harbour Airport to Hope Town on Elbow Cay, the charge is about $19. From Treasure Cay Airport, it's about $22 to Green Turtle Cay. It's also possible to make arrangements for a taxi tour of Great or Little Abaco. These, however, are expensive, and you don't really see much.

By Ferry -- Mostly, you'll get around on Albury's Ferry Service (tel. 242/367-0290; www.alburysferry.com), which provides several ferry connections between Marsh Harbour and both Elbow Cay (Hope Town) and Man-O-War Cay, a 20-minute trip to either destination. The one-way fare is $15 for adults, half-price for children 6 to 11, and free for kids 5 and under. Ferries also go to Guana Cay. The ferry docks aren't far from Marsh Harbour Airport; it's about a 10-minute, $15-to-$19 cab ride for two passengers (plus $3 for each additional passenger).

Ferries do go from Great Abaco Island to Green Turtle Cay, but those docks are a 35-minute, $80 cab ride (for up to four passengers) from Marsh Harbour Airport. To get to Green Turtle Cay, it's better to fly to Treasure Cay than Marsh Harbour; then you can take a taxi to the ferry docks.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.