Fort Fisher / Southport Ferry

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Hours & Seasons

  • Seasons - Year Round
  • Hours - 5:30am to 7:00pm


  • Southport Ferry Operator, 1650 Ferry Road

    Southport,   NC   28461


Costing a mere $5 for a carload, this convenient way to get back and forth from Southport to the Fort Fisher Aquarium and Kure and Carolina Beaches is not only cost-effective, it’s a fun and scenic ride. Pay attention to the schedule and arrive early, especially during the busy summer months; reservations are not accepted. Any size car, RV or trailer licensed for highway use can be accommodated for a variable fee. Pets are allowed but must be leashed or remain in your vehicle at all times. You may bring stale bread to feed the birds; just be sure to feed them from the stern! For full details visit the website.

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Southport Ferry Operator
Southport NC 28461


Latitude: 33° 56' 2.04" / Longitude: -77° 59' 40.56"

Special Directions:

NC 211 through Southport and follow the signs to Ferry Road.

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