Second Plaquemine/Sunshine ferry to be closed March 21
Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 4:08:25 PM
BATON ROUGE - The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) announces that the second Plaquemine ferry will be closed tomorrow, Thursday, March 21. This closure is necessary for vessel swap and U.S. Coast Guard drills. The regular ferry will continue to run as scheduled.

Motorists can find the latest status of the ferry by calling 511, visiting, or using the Louisiana 511 mobile app. Motorists can also visit the DOTD website at and select the “Find ferry & bridge status?” link on the right of the homepage.