New ferry will connect Kentucky, Indiana through Rabbit Hash
RISING SUN, Ind. (WKRC) - A new ferry opening in August will cut down the travel time from Boone County, Kentucky to Rising Sun, Indiana from a one-hour drive to a ferry ride that will take a few minutes.
Local officials from Rabbit Hash and Rising Sun will reveal the $1.7 million project's name and christen the new ferry on Thursday at the Rising Sun boat ramp.
Once the ferry is launched in early August, it will run every 15 minutes, seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., Sunday-Thursday and 8 a.m. to midnight on Friday and Saturday with a capacity of 10 vehicles.
The ferry ride will cost $5 for a one-way ticket and $8 for a round-trip ticket with monthly passes also available.
The ferry boat dock location in Rising Sun, Indiana is located minutes from Rising Star Casino Resort. The ferry boat dock location in Rabbit Hash, Kentucky is located minutes from the Rabbit Hash General Store on Route 18.