Ferryboats

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For ferryboat locations, photos, river crossings, fees, schedules, contact,
and other information, visit the Schedule and Map of Ferryboats in Kentucky
              

 

State Funded Ferries
 
Location
Ferry Authority Contact
Augusta Ferry
 
Connects KY to OH
Bracken County, KY to Brown CO. OH
Connects KY 8 to US 52
Across Ohio River
 
Ferry Operations Contact:
606-756-3291
Skip Miller
Authority President
 
Augusta Ferry Authority, Inc.
P.O. Box 8
Augusta, KY 41002
Phone: (606) 756-2151
Fax: (606) 756-2180
Cave in Rock Ferry
 
Connects KY to IL
Crittenden County, KY to Hardin County, IL
Connects KY 91 to IL 1
Across Ohio River
 
Ferry Operations Contact:
618-289-4599
Perry Newcomb
Crittenden Co. Judge Executive
 
Ohio River Ferry Authority
107 South Main Street
Marion, KY 42064
Phone: (502) 965-5251
Fax: (502) 965-5252
Dorena-Hickman Ferry
 
Connects KY to MO
Fulton County, KY to Mississippi County, MO
Connects KY 1354/KY 94 to MO 77
Across Mississippi River
 
Ferry Operations Contact:
731-693-0210
Jim Martin
Fulton County Judge Executive
2216 Myron Cory Drive Hickman, KY 42050
Phone: (270) 236-2594
Fax: (270) 236-2594
Reeds Ferry
 
Connects Butler County, KY
Connects KY 269
Across Green River
 
Ferry Operations Contact:
270-526-4123
David Fields
Butler County Judge Executive

P.O. Box 626
Morgantown, KY 42261
Phone: (270) 526-3433
Fax: (270) 526-2658
Rochester Ferry
 
Connects Butler County, KY
to Ohio County, KY
Connects KY 369
Across Green River
 
Ferry Operations Contact:
270-526-4123
David Fields
Butler County
Judge Executive

P.O. Box 626
Morgantown, KY 42261
Phone: (270) 526-3433
Fax: (270) 526-2658
Turkey Neck Bend Cumberland River Ferry
 
Connects Monroe County, KY
Connects KY 369
Across Cumberland River
 
 
Ferry Operations Contact:
270-991-0543
Ashley Graves, P.E.
KYTC Engineer
 
Department of Highways
702 S NewGallatin Rd
Scottsville, KY 41057
Phone: (270) 746-7898
Fax: (270) 746-7643
Valley View Ferry
 
Connects Fayette and Jessamine County, KY to Madison County, KY
Connects KY 169
Across Kentucky River
 
Ferry Operations Contact:
859-425-2255
Roger Barger
Madison Co. Magistrate
 
Valley View Ferry Authority
P.O. Box856
Nicholasville, KY 40340
Phone: (859) 509-6085
Fax:  (859) 885-2545
 
Federally Operated Ferries
 
Location
Ferry Operations Contact
Green RiverFerry
 
Connects Edmonson County, KY
Connects KY 255/KY 70 to KY 1352
Across Green River in Mammoth Cave National Park
 
Ferry Operations Contact:
270-758-2166
Steve Kovar
Chief of Facilities Management
 
Mammoth Cave National Park
P.O. Box 7
Mammoth Cave, KY 42259
Phone: (270) 758-2101
Fax: (270) 758-2349
Houchin Ferry
 
Connects Edmonson County, KY
Connects Houchins Ferry Road (KY 259) to Ollie Road (KY 728)
Across Green River in Mammoth Cave National Park
Currently Closed
 
Ferry Operations Contact:
270-758-2166
Steve Kovar
Chief of Facilities Management
 
Mammoth Cave National Park
P.O. Box 7
Mammoth Cave, KY 42259
Phone: (270) 758-2101
Fax: (270) 758-2349
 
Privately Operated Ferries
 
Location
Ferry Operations Contact
Anderson Ferry
 
Connects KY to OH
Connects Boone County, KY to Hamilton County, OH
Connects KY 8 to US 50
Across Ohio River
 
Ferry Operations Contact:
859-586-5007
4030 River Road
Hebron, KY 41048
Phone: (859) 586-5007
 
 

Monthly ferry traffic count forms and guidance for state funded ferries:


KYTC Ferry Traffic Count Guidance
TC 59-004 KYTC Ferry Traffic Counts Form

 

To find tourist information on the ferryboat operations throughout the state and to find other sites and attractions to visit near the ferryboat operations, visit the Kentucky Department of Tourism webpage to view the Visitor’s Guide Online.

  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
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