9/23/2016 11:24:44 AM N.C. Ferry System Begins Transition To Off-Season Schedules Next Week
MANNS HARBOR – With the kids back in school, temperatures falling and days getting shorter, the annual transition to off-season schedules will begin next week for the North Carolina Ferry System. Over the next six weeks, several gradual...
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9/21/2016 3:53:46 PM Hatteras Ferry Route On Alternate Schedule Thursday & Friday
(Manns Harbor) – The North Carolina Ferry Division’s Hatteras-Ocracoke route will run an amended schedule on Thursday, Sept. 22 and Friday, Sept. 23 while crews conduct mandatory sea trials and a Coast Guard inspection on the M/V Thomas A....
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9/8/2016 3:15:41 PM NC Ferry Crew Honored For Charter Rescue
Raleigh – The North Carolina Board of Transportation today awarded the crew of the N.C. Ferry System’s M/V Swan Quarter with an Extra Mile Award for its actions responding to a fire on a nearby charter vessel in July. The Swan Quarter...
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9/4/2016 8:11:06 PM NC Ferry Division to Resume Service on All Routes
MANNS HARBOR –  The N.C. Department of Transportation’s Ferry Division will resume normal operations at all ferry locations on Sunday at 9 a.m. Ferry crews conducted test runs and received clearance from the U.S. Coast Guard in the...
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9/4/2016 7:06:59 AM Cherry Branch-Minnesott Beach Ferry Resumes Normal Schedule
MANNS HARBOR – Ferry operations between Cherry Branch and Minnesott Beach resumed on Sunday morning after the N.C. Department of Transportation’s Ferry Division safely conducted a test run and received approval from the U.S. Coast...
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9/3/2016 4:03:46 PM Weather Continues to Disrupt Ferry Operations
MANNS HARBOR – Higher than expected winds and significant soundside flooding have led the N.C Department of Transportation’s Ferry Division to cancel most ferry routes for the remainder of Saturday. Southport-Fort Fisher and Pamlico River...
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9/3/2016 10:42:36 AM Southport-Fort Fisher Ferry Resumes Normal Schedule
RALEIGH – Ferry operations between Southport and Fort Fisher resumed on Saturday morning after the N.C. Department of Transportation’s Ferry Division safely conducted a test run and received approval from the U.S. Coast Guard. The...
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9/3/2016 9:51:19 AM Ferry Operations Remain Suspended in Hermine’s Wake
RALEIGH – To protect the safety of its passengers and crew members, the N.C Department of Transportation’s Ferry Division will continue to suspend operations at all crossings until weather conditions improve. High winds continue to...
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9/2/2016 3:20:26 PM Ferry Operations to be Suspended for Cherry Branch-Minnesott Beach
RALEIGH – Service on the Cherry Branch-Minnesott Beach ferry route will be suspended after 6 p.m. due to anticipated high winds and heavy rain from Tropical Storm Hermine.  Ferries from Cherry Branch are now scheduled to depart at 4...
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9/2/2016 3:19:57 PM Ferry Division Suspending Pamlico River Crossing
Raleigh – Worsening weather from Tropical Storm Hermine is prompting the N.C. Department of Transportation’s Ferry Division to temporarily suspend operations at Pamlico River following the departure from Aurora at 5 p.m.  Routes will...
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