8/1/2017 11:36:54 AM Back to Class! Currituck Ferry Switches to School Year Schedule Aug. 3
CURRITUCK – It may seem hard to believe, but summer break is ending this week for some Currituck County students. That means the Currituck-Knotts Island ferry route will be switching to its school year schedule on Thursday, Aug. 3. The...
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7/30/2017 3:25:31 PM Pamlico Sound Ferry Routes to Adopt Alternate Schedule
OCRACOKE – Due to the emergency restrictions on visitation currently in place for Ocracoke Island, the North Carolina Department of Transportation Ferry Division will be adopting an alternate schedule for its Cedar Island-Ocracoke and Swan...
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7/29/2017 4:18:14 PM Hatteras-Ocracoke Ferry Route to Adopt Hourly Schedule Sunday
HATTERAS – With the mandatory evacuation of Ocracoke visitors complete, the North Carolina Department of Transportation Ferry Division will be adopting an alternate schedule on the Hatteras-Ocracoke route beginning Sunday, July 30. The...
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7/28/2017 5:00:51 AM Help Is On The Way; N.C. Ferry Division Delivering Generators to Ocracoke
SWAN QUARTER – The N.C. Department of Transportation Ferry Division today loaded two 90,000-pound electrical generators bound for Ocracoke Island aboard the Motor Vessel Sea Level.  The Tideland Electrical Membership Corporation is hoping...
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7/27/2017 6:47:05 PM N.C. Ferry Division Assisting with Ocracoke Power Outage Evacuation
OCRACOKE – The N.C. Department of Transportation Ferry Division is assisting with the visitor evacuation of Ocracoke Island due to an anticipated long-term power outage. Hyde County Emergency Management issued a mandatory evacuation order...
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6/19/2017 7:49:54 AM Limited Spots Remain For Ferry Shipyard Tours
MANNS HARBOR – North Carolina residents and visitors interested in getting a rare glimpse inside the Ferry System’s shipyard in Manns Harbor will get their first of four opportunities on Thursday, June 29. Officials are giving public tours...
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6/2/2017 8:44:04 AM Contract Awarded for Construction of State's First Passenger Ferry
RALEIGH - Passenger ferry service between Hatteras and Ocracoke Village is a major step closer to reality this week. On Tuesday, the N.C. Department of Transportation awarded a $4.15 million contract to Armstrong Marine Inc. of Port...
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5/30/2017 10:24:17 AM 70th Anniversary of NC Ferry System Celebrated This Summer
Manns Harbor – It all started with a single route linking Manns Harbor and Roanoke Island in 1947. Now, the North Carolina Ferry System will be filling the summer months with tours, contests and events celebrating 70 years of providing...
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5/11/2017 9:43:28 AM Summer Heats Up on the N.C. Coast with Additional Ferry Runs
Manns Harbor – Longer days and warmer weather mean visitors will soon begin their annual summer treks to the North Carolina coast. Once there, they’ll be greeted with extra ferries to get them to their destinations, as the N.C. Ferry...
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5/2/2017 3:38:25 PM Arriving Ocracoke Fishermen to Enjoy Extra Ferry Runs
(Hatteras) – The Ocracoke Invitational Surf Fishing Tournament begins May 3, and arriving contestants and families will enjoy smooth sailing to their destination thanks to an enhanced ferry schedule between Hatteras and Ocracoke. The...
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