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Below are some useful links for planning your stay on La Gomera:

Ferry 1: Naviera Armas 

Ferry 2: Fred. Olsen

Los Cristianos port phone: 0034-790827
San Sebastian de La Gomera port phone: 0034-870357

Public buses - see: Timetables La Gomera

Note: A bus is called  'GUAGUA' (pronounced 'gwa-gwa') in the Canary Islands and not 'autobus' as in Spain.

For public buses on Tenerife see TITSA
The bus Nr. 111 which connects Sta. Cruz and Las Americas stops at Tenerife South airport and is the best connection from/to TFS airport and Los Cristianos bus station :                                                                 TFS airport to Los Cristianos bus station : From 06:20 to 22:20 it leaves  every 30 mins. and additionally at 23:20, 00:20, 01:05, 03:20, 04:55           
Los Cristianos bus station to TFS airport: From 06:10 to 22:10 it leaves every 30 mins., plus at 23:10, 00:30, 02:15, 04:05, 05:40
N.B.: Allow 20 mins for the bus journey and from Los Cristianos bus station it's about a 15-20 minute walk to the ferry port - or take a taxi. Taxis are readily available 24hrs a day.

Car hire companies - some links:

Cicar
Garajonay
Oasis
Pinero/Europcar
La Rueda
Aviacar
Gomerarentacar
Note: Several more care hire companies operate on La Gomera, including some multinationals.

Airport:
La Gomera's small airport (GMZ) offers regular flights to Tenerife and Gran Canaria.
See: Binter Canarias

Charter of private helicopter, jet, plane
charter-a
private-fly

Taxis on La Gomera, pooled: 
(Phone is at the taxi rank and may not be answered directly at times - keep ringing):
Valle Gran Rey - Phone: 922805058
San Sebastian  - Phone: 922890524
Hermigua        - Phone:  922880047
Playa Santiago- Phone:  922895022
+For all other taxi services please enquire locally.
Taxis will also taylor individual tours of the island to suit your needs at special rates. Larger taxis for up to 8 persons and for transporting bikes, bulky luggagge, etc. also available.
Note: It is almost impossible to get a taxi after 10:30pm on La Gomera. However, taxis are always awaiting ferries on pier, even if delayed.

Marina:
see: Marina La Gomera

La Gomera's capital San Sebastian de La Gomera (pop. about 9.000)

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