Strong Winds and Rough Seas Suspend Operations of the Hatteras-Ocracoke Ferry Route
Similar weather conditions earlier in the day caused the cancellation of 14 scheduled runs for the Cherry Branch-Minnesott Beach route, although service is continuing this afternoon.
The windy conditions could cause similar changes for other routes. Travelers who have reservations or plans to use ferry routes are advised to check with the departure terminal for up-to-date information. The phone numbers are:
Ocracoke - 252.928.1665
Cedar Island - (252) 225-7411
Swan Quarter - (252) 926-6021
Hatteras - (252) 986-2353
Cherry Branch - (252) 447-1055
Southport - (910) 457-6942
Fort Fisher - (910) 458-3329
Bayview-Aurora - (252) 964-4521
Currituck-Knotts Island - (252) 232-2683
Travelers can also call 800-293-3779 (BY-FERRY) and Press 1 for up-to-date ferry information.