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Equinox Island Transit Marine Transportation Services

Equinox Island Transit is a marine transport business moving people and supplies safely on the water 12 months a year. Island commuting, lighthouse tours, birding, photo tours, celebrations,
bike tours, weddings, funerals, groups large and small, we move 'em all! We are licensed,
insured, certified, USCG inspected and medically trained.
Our Services

Equinox Island Transit is a Maine Marine Transportation Service located in Rockland, Maine. We work statewide contracting the movement of equipment, people and materials. 


Equinox, a rugged 40-foot Young Brothers traditional Downeast boat, was built by Clark Island Boatworks, well-known for building superior seaworthy boats.

We're available for custom charters as well as burials at sea. 

The Equinox, annually inspected by the Coast Guard, is outfitted with the latest safety gear and navigational instruments, and is piloted by a licensed and medically trained captain and deckhand.


Custom Charter Tours and Charters 
* All Seasons Adventure Tours to remote islands for activities,   such as:


  • hiking and rock climbing

  • photography

  • surfing and camping

  • bird watching

  • kayaking

  • wedding ceremonies and dinner charters


* Island Community Adventures, such as:

  • Local Dining

  • Art gallery events and Annual festivals

  • Musical & Theatrical events

  • Bicycle touring

* Opportunities for Organizational Development
* Funerals at sea

Nebo Lodge

NEBO or Turner Farm Dinner Cruises Click Here

Commercial Services 

Commercial Research Support, Schooner Tours, Military Support, Commercial Towing and Custody Seizures, Work Crew Transportation.

Equinox Island Transit LLC provides launch services for many foreign and domestic cruise lines throughout the United States and Canada. We resupply as well as moving passengers and crews.

Schedule: Your schedule is our schedule. We work within your parameters – be they timeline, volume or capacity. We're known for flexible scheduling. We’ll coordinate all the logistics in order to make your transport quick and safe.  Call us for more information: 207-236-6890.

Reservation Policy: 10% DEPOSIT NON REFUNDABLE
Method of payment: CASH OR CHECK
Gift certificates: AVAILABLE
Freight policy: LICENSED TO CARRY UP TO 5,000 POUNDS

Make Memories Today

Please feel free to contact us via phone or by email to schedule a trip or ask us questions. Also our brochure is available for download, click here.

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