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Oxford-Bellevue Ferry

101 E Strand, Oxford, MD 21654
+1 410-745-9023
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from Oxford to Bellevue to St. Michaels.

Strictly for scenic pleasure and cutting the drive to St. Michaels. The gentleman that guided us... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Linthicum Heights, Maryland
Ferry to St. Michaels

Great staff and very convenient. It's not too expensive and the ride over is very relaxing and just... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Clarksville, Tennessee
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101 E Strand, Oxford, MD 21654
+1 410-745-9023
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Strictly for scenic pleasure and cutting the drive to St. Michaels. The gentleman that guided us was very friendly.

Thank tjspool
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great staff and very convenient. It's not too expensive and the ride over is very relaxing and just simply beautiful.

Thank wbreckenridge
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent the day in St. Michael's and decided to visit Oxford on the ferry. There were only two cars as it was mid-week and a rather dreary day. However, the views were wonderful, the trip was quick, albeit expensive at $12 per car. You...More

1  Thank aStoirin
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This is a great experience. You can go on foot, bike or car on the ferry. It is expensive. It connects between Oxford and Bellevue. It is a short cut to or from St. Michaels. It avoids having to do up to Easton and then...More

1  Thank Brellie
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We were the second car on the ferry, so we had a front row seat across the water. Got out of the car and enjoyed the view, a short 15 mins or so. Would have preferred that they chock iurceheels, but I guess they know...More

Thank muse_clio
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This is the oldest operating ferry in the United States. It only carries 7 or 8 cars. Family owned and operated the captain and her mate shared the history of the ferry and the two towns on the 15 minute crossing. If you are in...More

Thank bobb420ret
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We took the ferry from St.Michaels to Oxford where we were staying. It's a small ferry I think maybe 6 cars at a time. Only takes a few minutes to cross.

Thank Patricia J
Reviewed 22 October 2016

A fun and pleasant way to travel to Oxford! The ferry provides a wonderful, scenic route to and from Oxford and St. Michael's.

Thank mguest
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The captain and her first mate were a great couple ...... we really enjoyed traveling with them. The river was beautiful that day and we're anxious to visit again soon.

Thank Catherine M
Reviewed 15 October 2016

The ferry between Bellevue and Oxford represents a great sneak preview of the Chesapeake Bay. The ferry only takes 6-8 cars, however, waits are rumoured to be short as the very friendly people operating the ferry are very responsive to demand. Do strike up a...More

Thank wilhelmm-norway
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
How far is it from the Ferry to the restaurants on Talbots Street in St. Michaels
18 August 2016|
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Response from silverspringbob208 | Reviewed this property |
approximate 20 minute drive--to far to walk.
David B
is there a cab or a bus to st. michaels from bellvue? Thanks !
20 August 2015|
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Response from DelMarVaJohn | Reviewed this property |
The Bellvue side is rural and there is no public transit to St Michaels. I don't know if there is any St. Michael's-based taxi service, but if there is, I would expect that they would be willing to meet you at the ferry... More
What is the round trip cost to take the ferry?
30 July 2015|
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Response from Dixie09 | Reviewed this property |
$20.00 round trip which includes the driver. Additional passengers are $1.00 each way