On the Hatteras-Ocracoke ferry. Photo: C. Leinbach

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MANNS HARBOR – The N.C. Ferry System will adjust the Hatteras-Ocracoke ferry schedule on Tuesday, Nov. 3.

This route will change to its off-season schedule that reduces the number of daily departures on each side of the route from 26 to 18.

Motorists wishing to access Ocracoke can also use the Swan Quarter and Cedar Island routes, which accept reservations online at www.ncferry.org or by telephone at 1-800-BY-FERRY.

The Hatteras-Ocracoke schedule, beginning Tuesday, Nov. 3, will be as follows:
From Hatteras: 5 a.m., 6 a.m., 7 a.m., 8 a.m., 9 a.m., 10 a.m., 11 a.m., noon, 1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m., 5 p.m., 6 p.m., 7:30 p.m., 9 p.m., 10 p.m. and midnight.
From Ocracoke: 4:30 a.m., 6:30 a.m., 7:30 a.m., 8:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m., 6:15 p.m., 7:30 p.m., 8:45 p.m., 10:30 p.m. and midnight.

The Pamlico Sound ferry routes will stay the same:

Cedar Island to Ocracoke: 7:30 a.m. 10:30, 4:30 p.m.
Ocracoke to Cedar Island:  7:30 a.m., 1 p.m., 4:30
Swan Quarter to Ocracoke:  10 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 4:30
Ocracoke to Swan Quarter:  7 a.m., 10, 1:30 p.m.

All ferry routes are subject to change at any time. For real-time travel information, visit DriveNC.gov or follow NCDOT on social media.

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