Southport/Ft. Fisher Ferry runs canceled tonight due to mechanical problem

Posted at 3:46 PM, May 02, 2013
and last updated 2013-05-02 15:46:47-04

NCDOT Ferry Division has suspended operations on the Southport/Ft. Fisher route due to a mechanical issue with the ramp at the Southport terminal. Repairs are in progress and will be completed this evening.

Operations will resume first thing Friday morning. For further information call 910-457-6942.

Travelers planning to take the ferry early Friday morning can call 800-293-3779 (BY-FERRY) and press “1” for up-to-date ferry information, or sign up to receive Tweets on their cell phones by going to