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This page will describe ferries in North America. (All distances are given in statute miles.)

Alabama

Summary: Total: 6? auto; Longest: 3 miles; Shortest: 0.1 mile

Alaska

Summary: Total: approximately 46 auto segments + 11 passenger; Longest segment: 767 miles; Shortest segment: 0.1 mile.

Arizona

Summary: Total: 1 passenger; Length: 0.1 mile; Last auto ferry: 1930s.

Arkansas

Summary: Total: 1 auto; Length: 0.7 mile.

California

Summary: Total: 11? auto + 40 passenger; Longest segment: 30? miles; Shortest segment: less than 0.1 mile

Colorado

No remaining ferries.

Connecticut

Summary: Total: 6 auto + 3 passenger; Longest: 35 miles; Shortest: 0.1 mile

Delaware

Summary: Total: 2 auto + 2 passenger; Longest: 17 miles; Shortest: less than 0.1 mile

Florida

Summary: Total: 7 auto + 36? passenger; Longest: 670 miles; Shortest: 0.1 mile

Georgia

Summary: Total: 5 passenger; Longest: 8 miles; Shortest: 4 miles; Last auto ferry: 1970s?

Hawaii

Summary: Total: 3? passenger; Longest: 25 miles; Shortest: ? miles; Last auto ferry: 1999?

Idaho

No remaining ferries.

Illinois

Summary: Total: 10? auto; Longest: 0.7 miles; Shortest: 0.1 mile

Indiana

Summary: Total: 1 auto; Length: 0.1 miles

Iowa

Summary: Total: 1 auto; Length: 1 mile

Kansas

No remaining ferries.

Kentucky

Summary: Total: 9 auto; Longest: 1.4 miles; Shortest: less than 0.1 mile

Louisiana

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

Maine

Summary: Total: 11 auto + 30 passenger; Longest: 230 miles; Shortest: less than 0.1 mile

Massachusetts

Summary: Total: 3 auto + 34 passenger; Longest: 95 miles; Shortest: less than 0.1 mile

Minnesota

Summary: Total: 2 passenger; Length: 26 miles

Missouri

Summary: Total: 7+ auto; Longest: 1.4 miles; Shortest: 0.4 mile

Nebraska

Summary: No remaining ferries

New Hampshire

Summary: Total: 1 passenger; Length: ? miles

New Mexico

Summary: No remaining ferries

North Carolina

Summary: Total: ? auto; Length: ? miles

New York

Summary: Total: ? auto; Length: ? miles

Pennsylvania

Summary: Total: ? auto; Length: ? miles

South Carolina

Summary: Total: ? auto; Length: ? miles

Tennessee

Summary: Total: ? auto; Length: ? miles

Utah

Summary: Total: ? auto; Length: ? miles

Virginia

Summary: Total: ? auto; Length: ? miles

Vermont

Summary: Total: ? auto; Length: ? miles

Manitoba

Summary: Total: ? auto; Length: ? miles

New Brunswick

Summary: Total: 16 auto; Longest: 45 miles; Shortest: 0.3 mile

Nova Scotia

Summary: Total: 12 auto, 7? passenger; Longest: 200 miles; Shortest: ? mile

Quebec

Summary: Total: ? auto, ? passenger; Longest: ? miles; Shortest: ? mile

General Links:

Internet Ferry Guide
Pacific Northwest ferries
Ferry Companies of the Web
Worldwide Ferry Systems