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Balboa Island Ferry

Since 1919, Balboa Island Ferry has provided continuous service for drivers and passengers in vehicles, cyclists, and pedestrians between Balboa Island and Balboa Peninsula in Newport Beach, California. Crossings approximate 800 feet. Via bridges, an alternate route is possible; but the traveling distance increases up to six miles. Many choose the ferry’s direct route and scenic crossing.
Hours of Operation:
Monday through Sunday: 6:30 a.m. until 12:00 a.m.
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Yes definitely recommend to get quickly from Newport to Balboa. Ferry ride was $2 for vehicles. Total ferry ride was about 5 minutes. Nice scenic views of... More

One of the family friendly activities to spend the afternoon is taking the Balboa Island Ferry and explore the connecting areas. The ferry is a short ride... More

Easy and adds a little excitement to your trip. The Balboa ferry helps you travel across to and from the Peninsula to Balboa island. You never gave to wait... More

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