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Mechanical problem causes Southport-Fort Fisher Ferry delays


SOUTHPORT, NC (WWAY) -- The Southport-Fort Fisher Ferry will experience some schedule changes on Monday.

According to the DOT, a mechanical problem on one of the ferries is causing delays to the departure schedules from both Southport and Fort Fisher.

The following runs will be missed on Monday:

From Southport: 7:45, 9:15, 10:45, 12:15, 1:45, 3:15, 4:45, 6:15

From Ft Fisher: 8:30, 10:00, 11:30, 1:00, 2:30, 4:00, 5:30, 7:00.

According to the NCDOT website, the ferry will be running as follows:

From Southport: 5:30, 7:00 ,8:30, 10, 11:30, 1, 2:30, 4:00, 6:15

From Fort Fisher: 6:15, 7:45, 9:15, 10:45, 12:15, 1:45, 3:15, 4:45, 7:00

For more information on the NC Ferry system, visit or follow @NCDOT_Ferry on Twitter.

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