FERRY INFORMATION: The magic of Ocracoke begins on the ferry

Fall and winter rides on the ferries to Ocracoke can feature great sunsets. Photo: C. Leinbach

The Hatteras-Ocracoke ferry is free of charge. Crossing takes about one hour. Please call the Hatteras ferry terminal at 252-996-6000 to check on possible delays or cancellations.

Departing Hatteras:

Oct. 3 to Nov. 6, 2017
5 a.m., 6, 7, 8, 8:30, 9, 10,10:30, 11, 11:30, 11:35, noon, 1 p.m. 1:30, 2, 2:30, 3, 4, 4:30, 5, 5:30,  6, 7:30, 8, 9, 11, midnight.

Departing Ocracoke:
Oct. 3 to Nov. 6
4:30 a.m., 6:30, 7:30,, 8:30, 9:30, 10,10:30,  11:30, noon, 12:30 p.m., 1, 1:30, 2:30, 3, 3:30, 4, 4:30,, 5:30, 6, 6:30, 7:30, 9, 9:30, 10:30, 12:30 a.m.

Reservations recommended on Cedar Island and Swan Quarter ferries.  

Call 1-800-BYFERRY, or visit www.ncferry.org

Ocracoke/Cedar Island/Swan Quarter:  252-928-5311

Cedar Island (Crossing: 2 hrs.,15 min.):
Sept. 26 to Dec. 31, 2017:
From Cedar Island: 7 a.m., 10:30, 4 p.m.

From Ocracoke: 7:30 a.m., 1 p.m., 4.

Swan Quarter (Crossing: 2 hrs., 40 min.)
Sept. 26 to Dec. 31, 2017:
From Swan Quarter: 7 a.m., 10, 1 p.m., 4:30

From Ocracoke: 7 a.m., 9:30, 12:45 p.m., 3:45 p.m.

N.C. Ferry Division schedules are below, or clichere:

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