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A short great experience

It’s a short trip, but it’s interesting to drive our own vehicle on the ferry and across the river... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
sar77107
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Taiwan
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Its catching on

People are starting to see that the ferry gets you where you need to go pretty quick and very... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
ASKonrad
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It’s a short trip, but it’s interesting to drive our own vehicle on the ferry and across the river. The view from the ferry is nice. The ferry cross Ohio and Kentucky which is great to pass 2 state in a short time. Very nice...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank sar77107
Reviewed 4 days ago

People are starting to see that the ferry gets you where you need to go pretty quick and very pretty little ride.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank ASKonrad
Reviewed 5 days ago

First time using the ferry and it was an amazing experience. It was a very little wait time and journey was quick, saving us a lot of travel time.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Whatme77
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great fun riding an old ferry across the Ohio river. Our granddaughter had a blast! Just a five dollar bill for the car a three people. Headed from northern Ohio to Tennessee going by ferry added about 40 minutes to the trip. Great fun.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Mebucki
Reviewed July 6, 2019

This is a great short cut to get to the Greater Cincinnati International Airport. The Ferry takes about six minutes to cross the river from Ohio to the Kentucky side. It may take a little longer due to barge traffic or high water conditions. You...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 31, 2019

You have to do this! Peaceful, easy, inexpensive way to cross the Ohio River. Staff are super friendly. Have your $5 ready to go. Staff shows you exactly what you need to do. Park your car, shut off the engine, breathe while they safely take...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank bernsie82
Reviewed May 8, 2019

Whenever we get a chance we take the Anderson Ferry. Give us a chance to get on the river ( 2-4 minutes) . Only $5.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jack C
Reviewed April 9, 2019

Sure, it's used by many Mon-Fri to get from one side of the river to the other from a pragmatic standpoint, but it's also a blast from the past if you are traveling the greater Cincinnati area on a day-trip. You can see Sayler-Park or...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank justget1
Reviewed April 2, 2019

Sometimes you will have to wait based on traffic. But it is quicker to get from the airport to downtown Cincinnati that driving directly.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Marinerone
Reviewed March 9, 2019

A leisurely way to cross between Kentucky and western Cincinnati, especially if you are going to or from the airport. I find this brief ride across the river very relaxing, a wonderful change of pace from more hectic parts of the day. The water, the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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occams-razor
October 30, 2018|
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Response from Melanie S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the ferry is reached easily by taking Rt 50 west all along the Ohio River about 10 miles from Cincinnati. Anderson Ferry Rd is sort of perpendicular to Rt 50, & just a locator for this. You can almost see the ferry... More
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Linda C
December 27, 2017|
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Response from Qedavis | Reviewed this property |
It is at least half a mile wide. Has a good current. The ferry has been operating for about a century and half and is on the National Register of Historic Places.
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ed-stlouis
September 8, 2017|
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Response from ILovetoTravelX2 | Reviewed this property |
We have never waited more than 15 minutes for any trip across either way even at morning rush or quitting time. They have 2 ferries so it looks backed up they add the 2nd one.
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