The Yasawa group of Islands is located approximately 40 nautical miles from the mainland in Nadi. There are a two transfer options to get to Coconut Beach – you can take a scenic cruise on board the Yasawa Flyer Catamaran or a seaplane flight that will fly at low altitude and showcase all the spectacular coral reefs and islands dotted along the way. Please review the information below to ensure it meets your connecting flight schedule. If your time is limited and you want to maximise your island experience, the seaplane is the quickest option for transfers to and from Coconut Beach.
The Yasawa Flyer
The catamaran, operated by Awesome Adventures, departs Denarau Marina every morning at 8.30 am and arrives at Coconut Beach at approximately 1.30 pm. The scenic cruise will present some stunning islands up close as the vessel stops at most island resorts, collecting and dropping off passengers along the way. The catamaran departs Coconut Beach at approximately 1.30 pm and arrives at Denarau Marina in Nadi at approximately 5.45 pm. Standard fare is F$189 per person one way, or F$235 per person one way in the Captain’s VIP Lounge. The Captain’s Lounge includes morning or afternoon tea, complimentary snacks, soft drinks, beer and wine, free Wifi, and reserved seating in air conditioned comfort.
Pacific Island Air
Pacific Island Air is conveniently located at Nadi Domestic Airport so you can easily check in for your seaplane transfer once you have cleared immigration. The scenic flight from Nadi to Coconut Beach takes 30 minutes, transferring you from the airport to the lagoon area of Coconut Beach where our resort boat will pick you up straight from the seaplane. Baggage allowance is 20kg per person plus hand luggage. The cost per person one way is from F$478.
Turtle Airways is located at Wailoaloa Beach, about 10 minutes from the airport. Turtle Airways offer complimentary transfers from the airport or your hotel in Nadi to their seaplane base where you will depart on your seaplane adventure to Turtle Island which is just a short 5-minute boat ride away from Coconut Beach Resort. Baggage allowance is 20kg per person plus hand luggage. The cost per person one way is from F$400.
Booking your Transfers
We shall be happy to arrange your transfer for you. Just let us know how you wish to transfer to and from Coconut Beach, the names of the passengers and your flight details, and we will make the necessary arrangements and send you the booking confirmations. If you are transferring to or from another resort, please contact us to find out the best transfer options.