The Wicomico County Department of Public Works operates and maintains Whitehaven Ferry and Upper Ferry. These ferries, combined, make approximately 200,000 trips per year transporting passengers and their vehicles. Wicomico County has been providing ferry service operations free of charge since its inception.
Both ferries have a 6 passenger limit and a weight limit of 20,000 lbs. They were completely overhauled and refurbished in 2017/2019.
There will be no crossings after posted closing time. Please schedule your waiting time accordingly.
Note: If you are pulling a trailer and the ferry is closed, there is a limited area for turning around.
The Whitehaven and Upper Ferry will be closed on the following holidays :
NEW YEARS DAY
MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY
JUNETEENTH NATIONAL FREEDOM DAY
NATIVE AMERICAN HERITAGE DAY
Hotline: 410-543-2765 7 days / wk
March 1st to May 15th 7am - 6pm
May 16th to September 15th 7am - 7pm
September 16th to October 31st 7am - 6pm
November 1st to February 28th 7am - 5:30pm
Upper Ferry 5420 North Upperferry Rd. Salisbury, MD 21801
Whitehaven Ferry 23865 River St. Quantico, MD 21856