Fernandina Beach is a city on Amelia Island, near Jacksonville, Florida. It’s a popular fishing destination with a variety of fishing options. You can try offshore fishing in the Atlantic Ocean or stay on the calm inshore waters.
There are more than 60 fishing companies in Fernandina Beach and cities nearby. So you will have plenty of choices for your fishing adventures.
Inshore fishing charters in Fernandina Beach
This city has a perfect location for inshore fishing. Anglers favorite Fernandina Beach for its backcountry rivers, jetties, and Intracoastal Waterway. These waters are filled with Red Drum, Flounder, Sheepshead, Trout, and Bonnethead Shark.
Most popular species of fish that you can catch during the inshore fishing trip are:
- Common Snook
- Spotted Seatrout
On average, the price for a private 4-hour inshore trip is US$423 for 2 anglers. Add US$50 for an extra angler. Captains can accommodate 4-6 guests, depending on the length of the boat.
Deep sea fishing charters in Fernandina Beach
Most popular species of fish that you can catch during the offshore fishing trip are:
Tip: It takes some time to get to the offshore fishing spots. So we recommend a 6-hour or 8-hour offshore fishing trip for the best fishing experience.
On average, a private 6-hour offshore trip costs US$725 for 2 anglers. Add US$75 for an extra angler. Fishing charters can take up to 6 guests, depending on the size of the vessel.
All-inclusive fishing trips
The trip price includes a fishing license, which covers all the anglers on the boat.
You will have everything you need for the fishing trip: rods, reels, tackle, bait, and a cooler with ice. Usually, catch cleaning is free of charge.
You can book a fishing trip with a 10-20% deposit. The average free cancellation deadline is 3-14 days before the trip date. Some of the bookings could be non-refundable.
Boat ramps and marinas in Fernandina Beach
Popular meeting points are Dee Dee Bartels Public Boat Ramp and Fernandina Harbor Marina.