Ferry Schedule                                                       Whitehaven and Upper Ferries will be closed on Thanksgiving Day.  November 28,2019.                                                                                    

  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 10,000 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 Christmas Day. .

Ferry Information 

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

    Physical Address

            Upper Ferry
            5420 North Upperferry Rd. 
            Salisbury, MD 21801

            Whitehaven Ferry 
            23865 River St.
            Quantico, MD 21856