Bar Harbor Ferry

Bar Harbor Ferry
Daily passenger ferry service from BAR HARBOR to SCHOODIC/WINTER HARBOR

For more information, Call 207-288-2984
or 207-288-4585

Ferry Runs Seven Days a Week, Sailing Memorial Day weekend thru Columbus Day weekend, 2016


We are pet friendly!!

lighthouseEnjoy spectacular views from our ferries as you travel between Bar Harbor and Winter Harbor, Maine. You’ll pass by lighthouses, mountains, fishing villages, mansions,and lobstermen hauling their traps.

islander busVisit the “other side” of Acadia National Park — Schoodic Point. Take a FREE BUS! The Island Explorer Bus goes from the Ferry to Schoodic Point, Winter Harbor, Birch Harbor and Prospect Harbor.

hikingExplore Winter Harbor. Enjoy the scenic waterfront, restaurants and shops of this quiet coastal community.


Don't forget to bring your bikes!

Don’t forget to bring your bikes!

cyclingBicycle Schoodic Point. Ride the 12 mile loop from Winter Harbor around the Schoodic Point section of Acadia National Park. Bring your bike on the Ferry.  We recommend the following rental locations:

In Winter Harbor: Sea Scape Kayak and Bike located just down the road from the Winter Harbor marina. The Island Explorer will make stops to this bike shop for your convenience.

In Bar Harbor:


Schoodic Lion is a larger vessel and will be used as the ferry on our busier days to give plenty of space for the comfort of our passengers.

Enjoy Bar Harbor, with its many restaurants, museums, shopping, and easy access to Acadia National Park. Take a windjammer cruise on the Margaret Todd, leaving from the Bar Harbor Inn Pier- three trips to choose from, and fun for the whole family!

Bar Harbor Ferry 2016 Schedule

PDF of our Brochure

4 round trips daily. Seven Days a Week.

Departing Bar Harbor Departing Schoodic/Winter Harbor
 9:00 am  10:00 am
11:00 am 12:00 pm
 1:30 pm  2:30 pm
 3:30 pm  4:30 pm
 *5:30 pm  *6:30 pm       *see note below

*Trip will not be available after Labor Day.

Additional trips may be added during peak season in July and August. Please call our office for information.

Bar Harbor Ferry 2016 Rates

Round Trip One Way
 Adults $32.00 $22.00
 Children $22.00 $16.00
 Bicycles $7.00

Commuter Rates available.
Please call 207-288-2984 for more information.
Buy tickets at the Bar Harbor Inn ticket booth or onboard the ferry


Ferry departs from the Bar Harbor Inn Pier and Winter Harbor Marina, Winter Harbor. The FREE Island Explorer Bus goes from the Ferry landing at Winter Harbor Marina and makes a loop to Acadia National Park—Schoodic Point, Winter Harbor, Birch Harbor and Prospect Harbor.