Ferry

Pointe-a-la-Hache Ferry Update:

  • The Pointe a la Hache ferry will operate during the day on Mondays, Thursdays, and Saturdays starting Monday, May 11th. The ferry will start at 6 AM on the Eastbank, and the last trip will be at 7:45 PM from the Westbank on Mondays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.
  • The other 4 days, the ferry will continue on the current abbreviated schedule 6 AM-7:45 AM and 6 PM-7:45 PM until further notice. 

Belle Chasse/ Scarsdale Ferry Update: 

  • The last ferry will leave from the Westbank at 9:30 PM and the Eastbank at 9:45 PM. 

Thank you for your patience!

Ferry Tolls

  • 2 Axle Vehicles - $1
  • 3 Axles or More (Boats, Trailers, Etc.) - $2
  • Citizens 65 and Over (Proper Documentation Required) - Free
  • Motorcycles - $1
  • Pedestrians - Free

Please note No bills larger than $10 accepted.

Fee Exemptions

The following shall be exempt from the per capital transportation fee:

  • Plaquemines Parish Sheriff
  • Plaquemines Parish Fire
  • Plaquemines Parish Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
  • Plaquemines Parish Government (PPG) Vehicles
  • Plaquemines Parish School Board Buses
  • Vehicles while on official business and displaying the appropriate decals 

Coupons

Coupons are available at:

PPG Ferry Landing Office
106 Avenue G Street
Belle Chasse, LA 70037

Vehicle Length Restrictions

Total vehicle length restrictions (includes vehicle and tow; i.e. boat, trailer, etc.):

  • M/V Belle Chasse II - 40 feet
  • M/V Louisiana - 55 feet
  • M/V Plaquemines Pride - 60 feet
  • M/V Pointe a la Hache - 50 feet