Adult Round Trip $27.00
Children (Age 3 -10) $17.00
Senior (Age 62+) $25.00
Military (Active I.D.) $25.00

Vessels' Lower Decks Wheelchair Acssible

Schedule, Weather and Beach Updates:

No life guards are on duty. Ferry service to Ship Island is subject to weather conditions and / or high winds.

Schedule updates are announced at 228-864-1014 - select Option 2.

Carry on Policy to board ferry boats

Gift Certificate Available Here

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Click Here  to learn more about the April 11, 2015 Re-enactment Program of the 2nd Regiment Louisiana Native Guards, African American combat troops stationed on Ship Island durin the Civl War. 


 Capt Pete and Son Video Family Story




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Ferry Schedule

 2016 Schedule Coming Soon
Will re-open in March 2016

Day Depart Gulfport Depart Ship Island
Monday Closed  
Tuesday Closed  
Wednesday Closed  
Thursday Closed  
Friday Closed  
Saturday Closed  
Sunday Closed  

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2015 Ferry Schedule

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About & Location

Mississippi's finest beaches are located on Ship Island approximately 11 miles south of Gulfport and Biloxi and are accessible by Ship Island Excursions’ ferry boats, located in the Gulfport Small Craft Harbor. Watch for Atlantic Bottlenose dolphins during the enjoyable 50-minute ferry boat ride. Ship Island with its tranquil stretches of National Park beaches invites you for an affordable family vacation to explore, swim and relax for a fun-filled day.  Experience the pristine gulf waters, explore high quality beaches and tour historic Fort Massachusetts, all part of Gulf Islands National Seashore.


Gulfport Ferry Pier Coordinates

30.3641  -89.089981

Group Reservations

To make reservations for your group Click Here.

Private Charter

For information about chartering one of our boats for a private event Click Here.

Ship Island Hotel Packages........Click Here and when you call ask for the Ship Island Package

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