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This page will describe remaining ferries in Louisiana.

Louisiana

Summary: Total: 19? auto; Longest: 0.8? mile; Shortest: 0.1 mile

Car Ferries:

Angola Ferry: Across Mississippi River, between Angola Penal Farm and Lettsworth on SR 3190; To reach from Lettsworth, take SR 971 off of SR 1, then north on SR 418, then east on SR 3190; To reach from east, take SR 66 to Tunica, then continue through Angola Penal Farm; free?; 0.7 mile; ? minutes. (West Feliciana and Pointe Coupee Parishes)

Avoca Island Ferry: Across Intracoastal Waterway, southeast of Morgan City to Avoca Island; From US 90, go southeast on SR 182, then south on Myrtle Street which becomes Myrtle Road and then Avoca Road; free?; 0.1 mile; ? minutes. (St. Mary Parish)

Belle Chasse Ferry: Across Mississippi River, between Belle Chasse (SR 996) and SR 39; free?; 0.5 mile; ? minutes. (Plaquemines Parish)

Cameron ferry: Across Calcasieu Ship Channel, west of Cameron on SR 27; free (at least eastbound); 0.2 mile; ? minutes. (Cameron Parish)

Canal Street/Algiers Ferry: Across Mississippi River, between downtown New Orleans (Canal St.) and Algiers; To reach from Algiers, go north on SR 428, then north on Verret St., then west on Patterson Dr.; $?; 0.5 mile; ? minutes. (Orleans Parish)

Cote Blanche Island ferry: Across Intracoastal Waterway, between SR 83 and Cote Blanche Island; To reach from Jeanerette, go southeast on US 90, then southwest on SR 318, then southwest on SR 83 for 5.6 miles, and south on Cote Blanche Crossing Road; free?; 0.1 mile; ? minutes. (St. Mary Parish)

Duty/Enterprise Ferry: Across Ouachita River, between Duty and Enterprise on SR 559; free? (at least when southbound); 6 am-10 pm weekdays, 9 am-5 pm weekends; 0.1 mile; ? minutes; barge-tug Prescott Foster?, 8 car capacity; operated by state DOTD. (Catahoula Parish)

Gum Cove Ferry: Across Intracoastal Waterway, between SR 108 and northwestern Cameron Parish; To reach from I-10 in Vinton, go southeast on SR 108 for 5.6 miles, then south on Gum Cove Road for 6.2 miles; free?; 0.1 mile; ? minutes. (Calcasieu Parish)

Jackson Avenue-Gretna Ferry: Across Mississippi River, between New Orleans and Gretna; To reach from downtown New Orleans, go southwest on St. Charles Ave., then southeast on Jackson Ave.; To reach from Gretna, go north and west on SR 18, then north on Huey P. Long Ave.; free southbound, $? northbound; 0.4 mile; ? minutes. (Jefferson and Orleans Parishes)

Lower Algiers/Chalmette Ferry: Across Mississippi River, between Chalmette and Algiers; To reach from Chalmette, go southwest on Paris Road from intersection of SR 46 and SR 47; To reach from Algiers, go north on Woodland Place from intersection of SR 407 and SR 428, then southeast on Patterson Drive; free?; 0.4 mile; ? minutes. (Orleans and St. Bernard Parishes)

Melville Ferry: Across Atchafalaya River, just east of Melville on SR 10; free?; 0.2 mile; ? minutes. (Pointe Coupee and St. Landry Parishes)

Monkey Island Ferry: Across Calcasieu Pass, from Cameron to Monkey Island on SR 1141 (off of SR 27); free?; 0.2 mile; ? minutes. (Cameron Parish)

New Roads/St. Francisville Ferry: Across Mississippi River, between New Roads and St. Francisville; 4 am-12 midnight daily, every 30 minutes; free? (at least when eastbound); 0.7 mile; ? minutes; M/V New Roads, 35 car capacity; operated by state DOTD. (West Feliciana and Pointe Coupee Parishes)

Plaquemine Ferry: Across Mississippi River, just east of Plaquemine on SR 75; free? (at least when eastbound); 0.8 mile; ? minutes. (Iberville Parish)

Point a la Hache Ferry: Across Mississippi River, between Pointe a la Hache (SR 39) and West Pointe a la Hache (SR 23); To reach from Pointe a la Hache, go southwest on Bass Road, then southeast on SR 15; 0.4 mile; ? minutes. (Plaquemines Parish)

Reserve/Edgard Ferry: Across Mississippi River, between Reserve (SR 44) and Edgard (SR 18); free?; 0.5 mile; ? minutes. (St. John The Baptist Parish)

Vacherie/Lutcher ferry: Across Mississipi River, Vacherie (SR 18) and Lutcher on SR 20; free?; 0.5 mile; ? minutes. (St. James Parish)

Vermilion River ferry: Across Vermilion River, west of Henry on SR 690; free?; 0.1 mile; ? minutes. (still operational?) (Vermilion Parish)

White Castle Ferry: Across Mississippi River, between White Castle (SR 405) and St. Amant (SR 141); free?; 0.7 mile; ? minutes. (Iberville Parish)

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