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Advisory – St. Johns River Ferry Reopens Friday

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) will reopen the St. Johns River Ferry on Friday, Sept. 6.

Ferry service was shut down in preparation of Hurricane Dorian’s pass of Northeast Florida. The vessel is being transported back to Jacksonville from Green Cove Springs.

The St. Johns River Ferry is open Monday - Friday, beginning in Mayport Village at 6 a.m. and Fort George Island at 6:30 a.m. Service continues with departures on every hour and half hour through 7 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday service is from 7 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Tickets can be purchased in person, online or through the free MyJTA app, available for iOS and Android smart mobile devices.

For more information, visit the Ferry website.

JTA Customer Service representatives can be reached at (904) 630-3100; TTY (904) 630-3191 from 5:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. Monday – Friday and 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturdays to answer any questions or concerns.