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Hatteras-Ocracoke ferry route switches to spring schedule April 9

The North Carolina Ferry System’s Hatteras-Ocracoke route switched to its spring schedule on April 9, boosting the number of daily round-trip departures from 18 to 26.

The daily schedule is as follows:

  • From Hatteras: 5, 6, 7, 8, 8:30, 9, 10, 10:30, 11 and 11:30 a.m., noon, 1, 1:30, 2, 2:30, 3, 4, 4:30, 5, 5:30, 6, 7:30, 8, 9 and 11 p.m., midnight.
  • From Ocracoke:4:30, 6:30, 7:30, 8:30, 9:30, 10, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m., noon, 12:30, 1, 1:30, 2:30, 3, 3:30, 4, 4:30, 5:30, 6, 6:30, 7, 7:30, 9, 9:30 and 10:30 p.m., midnight.

In addition, the Ferry System’s Pamlico Sound routes between Cedar Island, Swan Quarter and Ocracoke will be adding extra departures for Easter weekend (April 19-21).

The Pamlico Sound schedule for April 19, 20 and 21 is as follows:

  • Swan Quarter – Ocracoke:7 and 10 a.m., 1:30 and 4:30 p.m.
  • Ocracoke – Swan Quarter:7 and 10 a.m., 1:30 and 3:45 p.m.
  • Cedar Island – Ocracoke: 7:30 and 10:30 a.m., 1 and 4:30 p.m.
  • Ocracoke – Cedar Island:7:30 and 10 a.m., 1 and 4:30 p.m.

The Pamlico Sound routes will resume their regular published schedules on April 22.
For real-time travel information, visit DriveNC.gov.

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