COVID-19 cases and exposures affect Hatteras ferry schedule through Monday
Published 5:59 am Monday, January 10, 2022
Due to the increase in COVID cases and exposures among crew and staff, the Hatteras-Ocracoke ferry route will be running a reduced schedule through Monday, Jan. 10.
The schedule will be as follows:
From Hatteras: 5 a.m., 6 a.m., 8 a.m., 9 a.m., 11 a.m., noon, 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 6 p.m., 9 p.m. and midnight.
From Ocracoke: 4:30 a.m., 6:30 a.m., 7:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.
“Ferry passengers are encouraged to remain in their vehicles during shorter crossings and are reminded that they must wear face coverings when inside all passenger lounges and terminals,” stated a press release from NCDOT.
The traveling public can monitor for schedule changes or interruptions by following the appropriate ferry route’s feed on Twitter:
Currituck-Knotts Island: @NCFerryCTuck
Swan Quarter-Ocracoke and Cedar Island-Ocracoke: @NCFerryPamSound
Cherry Branch-Minnesott Beach: @NCFerryCHBranch
Southport-Fort Fisher: @NCFerrySport