A peaceful calm bay with a bridge in the background and a woman standing at the edge of the water during the winter

Hurricane Shayne Photography

Chesapeake Bay Passenger Ferry Feasibility Study

 

In January 2023, a five-county tourism consortium spearheaded by Visit Annapolis & Anne Arundel County (VAAAC) began accepting proposals to determine the feasibility of initiating sustainable passenger ferry service to connect key Maryland destinations along the Chesapeake Bay.

The jurisdictions represented in the consortium are Calvert County, Queen Anne's County, Somerset County, St. Mary's County, the City of Annapolis, and Anne Arundel County (through Visit Annapolis & Anne Arundel County).

On this page, you will find essential links, press releases, related documents, and a timeline regarding the proposed project and grant.

Chesapeake Bay Ferry Feasibility Study Fact Sheet 2024

The purpose of the Chesapeake Bay Passenger Ferry Feasibility Study is to evaluate the potential for a new passenger ferry service that could stimulate economic growth within each host community, provide improved access to the Bay, provide new water transportation connectivity...

Chesapeake Bay Passenger Ferry Feasibility Study - RFP

Chesapeake Bay Passenger Ferry Feasibility Study - RFP

Chesapeake Bay Passenger Ferry Feasibility Study

On January 3, 2023, a five-county tourism consortium spearheaded by Visit Annapolis & Anne Arundel County (VAAAC) began accepting proposals to determine the feasibility of initiating sustainable passenger ferry service to connect key Maryland destinations along the Chesapeake...

 

Press Inquiries

 

Please get in touch with Brandi McKeating, Assistant Director of Communications, for inquiries.

 

Recent Media Coverage

 

To download the Timeline as a PDF, click HERE.