Salcombe Harbour Yacht Taxi

The Salcombe Harbour Yacht Taxi service is operated by the Harbour Authority for yachtsmen to get to and from their boats moored in Salcombe. The hours of operation vary depending on the time of year and you can find out more below.

About the Yacht Taxi

The Harbour Authority runs a yacht taxi service from Whitestrand Pontoon to vessels moored in Salcombe Harbour
From April to September the yacht taxi service will run between Salcombe and East Portlemouth after the East Portlemouth Ferry has finished running for the day.

This limited service will run on the hour from Salcombe from 1900 to 2200. Pickups from East Portlemouth need to be booked in advance.

The service to East Portlemouth is weather dependent and may be suspended or cancelled without notice if the weather conditions deteriorate.

When does it operate?

DatesTimes
Jan 3 - April 1309:00, 11:00, 14:00 and 16:00 Weekends by arrangement
April 14 -April 1708:00 - 23:00
April 18 - April 2709:00 - 17:00
April 28 - September 1008:00 - 23:00
September 11 - 3009:00 - 17:00
October 1 - December 2309:00, 11:00, 14:00 and 16:00 Weekends by arrangement

How much does it cost?

The following charges, per person, apply:

  • Off Town £1.50
  • South Pool Lake and the Bag £2.00
  • Above Tosnos Point £3.00
  • Accompanied children – all areas £0.50.

The following Discount Taxi Books of tickets are also available:

  • Off Town £20 for 20 trips
  • South Pool Lake and the Bag – £30 for 20 trips
  • Above Tosnos – £40 for 20 trips

Contact Us

Harbour Office – VHF Channel 12 and or Telephone: 01548 843791

Yacht Taxi- VHF Channel 12 and or Telephone: 07807 643879