Oxford-Bellevue Ferry

America's oldest privately owned ferry, established 1683. Crosses scenic Tred Avon River between Oxford and St. Michaels area. Ferry carries nine cars, motorcycles, bicycles, passengers. Two locations for boarding: Oxford and Bellevue, MD. Part of Maryland's 2020 Year of the Woman.


April-Oct: 9am-sunset daily
Nov: Sat-Sun only.


101 East Strand (end of MD Rt 333)
Oxford MD 21654
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  • ADA Accessible
  • Admission/Tickets Required
Rated 5 by dragonchef922

September 14, 2020


Ferry is quick and easy.

The ferry is a fun, quick and easy way to get between St. Michaels and Oxford. But take your car. Those going from Oxford to St. Michaels will love the easy access to all of the shops, dining and...

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Rated 5 by DaveHom1796

August 31, 2020


Must do!

We really enjoyed taking the ferry across with our car, an unexpected surprise, and first time for me with the car. enjoyable and highly recommended. We were driving from St. Michaels to Oxford, and...

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Rated 5 by MDUSER786

August 23, 2020


Quaint Ferry Ride worth a visit

On a trip to the eastern shore, taking this ferry is a great way to ride on the oldest continuously operated ferry in the USA and cover Oxford and St Michaels without having to backtrack too much...

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