Know Before You Go

Whether you’re a first-time rider or a seasoned sailor, knowing what to expect when cruising with Pensacola Bay City Ferry can make your trip smoother and more enjoyable. From getting to the departure points to finding things to do once you disembark, we’ll provide you with all the information you need to plan the perfect trip in Pensacola.

Plan Ahead

Check your departure location. Pensacola Bay City Ferry has 3 departure points. Please make sure to double-check the location your cruise or ferry departs from.
Downtown Ferry Landing and Ferry Office

750 S. Commendencia Street
Pensacola, FL 32502

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Ample free parking in attached lot. Parking vouchers will be provided for any cruise returning after 8:00 PM, Thursday – Saturday

[email protected]

(850) 466-3379

Pensacola Beach

400 Quietwater Beach Broadwalk
Pensacola Beach, FL 32561

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Ample public parking available. Please note that these spots fill up fast during peak season.

Fort Pickens – Ferry Plaza and Pier

1400 Fort Pickens Road Building #16,
Pensacola Beach, FL 32561

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Ample free parking in attached lot.

Comforts & Concessions onboard

• Seating

• Table Tops

• Onboard Snacks and Alcoholic Beverages

• Restrooms Onboard

• Upper Open Deck

Prepare for the Views
Bring your camera
Snap a sunset selfie
Keep a look out for wildlife sightings — you may see dolphins!

Get Ready to Explore

Your safety is important to us

Riding the ferry is a great summer activity for all ages, but it’s easy to forget the real dangers involved. It’s something to take seriously, and being prepared is the first thing you can do to keep everyone safe and happy. To make sure your trip goes smoothly, follow our safety guidelines.