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It’s a short ride but fun

This ferry which crosses the St Johns river is short but fun and saves a lot of driving time if... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
drwsurf
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Cocoa Beach,Florida
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Ferry ride

It’s been years since I rode a ferry. Ferry ride shaves about 17 miles off trip from Amelia Island... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Christie N
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This ferry which crosses the St Johns river is short but fun and saves a lot of driving time if your going to Amelia Island and Huguenot Memorial Park.

Thank drwsurf
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took the ferry from Atlantic Beach to Amelia Island. Friendly and efficient crew on this short 5 minute trip across the river. It is an inexpensive way to shave about 30 minutes off of your driving time. During the week it is $6. for the...More

Thank marquis203
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s been years since I rode a ferry. Ferry ride shaves about 17 miles off trip from Amelia Island to Jacksonville. My daughter loved the experience. Staff was very friendly.

Thank Christie N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a last minute thing. We had been meaning to take the ferry ⛴ for a while and finally did. It’s was fun over all! It’s only $5/car. And it’s short enough to not get sea sick. Just about 5mins from departure to arrival....More

Thank 401katharineg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took the ferry from Jacksonville to Amelia Island. The ride is very short but saves about 45 minutes off your trip to the island. The cost is 6.00 per car & worth the ride!!

Thank Angie W
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Crossing the river on a ferry is great therapy for some. The St John’s ferry operates on time and efficiently. The ride is only 10 minutes.

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Used the ferry to take a short cut from Jax Beach to Ameli Island. Very useful, but remember that ferry only leaves on the hour and half hour.

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Not much to say about this. Six minutes and it's over. Six dollars for one person and one dollar for each additional passenger. Not much to see. Not really a tourist thing. Good if you want to save mileage on driving. Every 30 minutes it...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2018

Nothing really to say - it's a ferry that holds about 30 cars. It can be fun for kids who have never been on one and is something that many people have not experienced. The price per vehicle is only 6 dollars. Once on the...More

Thank rwdragon86
Reviewed 22 June 2018

This is a .09 mile car and passenger ferry ride. The sign said it ran every 1/2 hour but when we were there in January there were a lot of people using it and it ran as soon as the line backed up. It's $6...More

Thank cheryl h
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