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The Augusta Ferry

Ferry services have been operation in Augusta since April 2, 1798, when John Boude began shuttling passengers between Kentucky and Ohio in his hand-propelled ferry. To this day, the Jenny Ann, continues to transport her passengers between Augusta and Boude's landing, located one mile west of Higginsport, Ohio.


As one of the oldest ferry services still in operation on the Ohio River, the Augusta Ferry runs 7 days a week from 8 AM to 8 PM (Closed Christmas Day).

Prices as of August 1, 2022

Each Way

Cars & Pickup Trucks                 $7.00

Trailers                                         $3.00

Motorcycles                                 $3.00

Semi & Trailer                             $15.00

Walk-On                                       $1.00

Book of 10 Passes                      $60.00

Last ferry trip from Kentucky departs at 7:45 PM each day.

Visitors may confirm the ferry is running by calling the Augusta Transport Authority at (606)756-3291.


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