DOTD: Ferry and Moveable Bridge Status

DOTD Managed Ferries TIMES SHOWN ARE THE FIRST AND FINAL AVAILABLE PASSENGER BOARDING TIMES EACH DAY
To ride a ferry headed westbound, the cost is $1 per car and 50 cents for pedestrians (people who walk onto the ferry).
To ride a ferry headed eastbound, there is no charge.
Ferry Name Status Schedule Route &
Crossing
Type &
Capacity
Detour
ALGIERS / CANAL STREET
Updated: 12/4/2016
Phone: 1-504-309-9789
CLOSED Hours of Operation
operated by NORTA
Mississippi River   6.5 miles via bridge
Notes: Special Announcement: This ferry is now operated by the New Orleans RTA and TRANSDEV Services, Inc. If you have questions or concerns please contact them at (504) 309-9789.
CAMERON
Updated: 12/2/2016
Phone: 1-888-613-3779
OPEN Ferry Open 24 hours a day LA 27: Calcasiu River/Ship Channel 50 cars  107 miles via I-10
Notes: M/V Feliciana Ferry departs from the east bank on the hour and half-hour. This is a small, 10-12 vehicle ferry. There is a length restriction of 40 feet in effect. Dump trucks and tractor trailers are prohibited at this time.
DUTY / ENTERPRISE
Updated: 10/18/2016
Phone: 1-888-613-3779
OPEN Sun-Thu: 7:00am - 6:00pm
Fri-Sat: 7:00am - 6:00pm
LA 559: Ouachita River Barge-Tug, 1 bus or 4 tandem axle trucks or 6 cars or 1 unloaded 18 wheeler  45 miles
Notes: Duty Ferry in Catahoula Parish is open to all vehicular traffic.
LOWER ALGIERS / CHALMETTE
Updated: 12/4/2016
Phone: 1-504-309-9789
CLOSED Hours of Operation
operated by NORTA
Mississippi River   18 miles via bridge
Notes: Special Announcement: This ferry is now operated by the New Orleans RTA and TRANSDEV Services, Inc. If you have questions or concerns please contact them at (504) 309-9789.
PLAQUEMINE
Updated: 11/28/2016
Phone: 1-888-613-3779
OPEN Mon-Fri: 4:30am - 8:00pm
Sat-Sun: 9:30am - 7:00pm
Additional Ferry: Mon-Fri: 5:30 am - 9:00 am & 3:15 pm - 7:15 pm

Plaquemine - Departs :00 and :30
Sunshine - Departs :15 and :45
Operates on demand during peak traffic hours
LA 75: Mississippi River 35 car, 51 ft max length vehicle  29 miles via I-10 Miss. River Bridge
Notes: In addition to the main ferry, a second ferry operates on weekdays from 5:30 AM to 9:00 AM and 3:15 PM to 7:15 PM and allows up to 120 vehicles per hour to cross the Mississippi River.