Chesapeake City Ferry!
Shuttle Service provided April 15th through October 15th
For over thirty years, this service has been available to the local community and tourists in Chesapeake City and we are excited to be a part of it’s future! We offer a fast, fun and convenient way to cross the C&D Canal.
We can accommodate up to 18 passengers. Groups of larger size please call us to schedule your pick up. Payment is collected at boarding. Cash or Credit Card accepted.
Current Season Schedule
Sunday 10/17 — Last day of our 2021 Ferry Service season!
South side DepartureTimes: 10am, 1pm, 1:30pm, 4pm, Last trip 7pm
The Ferry will arrive on the North side shortly after!
Thursday & Friday:
- Departs South Side: 4:00pm, 5:00pm, Last Trip (Approx. Sunset)
- Departs North Side: 4:05pm, 5:05pm, Last Trip (Approx. Sunset)
Saturday & Sunday:
- Departs South Side: 9:30am, 10:30am, 12:30pm, 1:00pm, 3:30pm, 5:00pm, Last Trip (Approx. Sunset)
- Departs North Side: 9:35pm, 10:35am, 12:35pm, 1:05pm, 3:35pm, 5:05pm, Last Trip (Approx. Sunset)
$3 One Way
$5 Round Trip
$7 All Day Pass
Where to Catch the Ferry
From the North side ferry dock, passengers have walking access to Schaefer’s Canal House as well as the newly completed, Ben Cardin/ Michael Castle Canal Trail. The trail begins at the dock and stretches approximately 14 miles along the C&D canal, ending in Delaware City. Bicycle racks are available at the Trail Entrance. About halfway into the trail you will reach Grain h2o Restaurant!
Please call +1(443) 566-3386 with additional questions or to schedule a pick-up.
Please Note: Schedule may change with little notice due to weather conditions and/or marine traffic. Safety is our main concern – Management
New for 2021!
Small excursions on our brand new Ferry Boat!
Are you staying at a B&B in Chesapeake City and want a private tour of the C&D canal? Do you want to host a small, intimate party? Enjoy a private boat cruise with a licensed captain. Our custom-built boat can hold up to 18 passengers for small excursions on the Chesapeake Bay!
Available Monday through Friday and select weekend evenings. Catering and drink packages available.
Fill out the form below to submit your request today!
North Side Boarding: Trail Entrance
Board the ferry here!
South Side Boarding: Chesapeake Inn/City Dock
Board the ferry here!