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Address: Anderson Ferry Rd, Cincinnati, OH
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Relaxing way to Kentucky

If you live on west side of town and you need to go to airport best way is Anderson Ferry, they usually have 2 running, it cost $5 each way or $8 round trip (for car or truck... read more

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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8 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you live on west side of town and you need to go to airport best way is Anderson Ferry, they usually have 2 running, it cost $5 each way or $8 round trip (for car or truck) less for motorcycle. Me, my parents and thier parents have used ferry forever. It's an icon, relaxing and kids love it.

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Thank ghsims
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44 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just go on the Ferry - whether you are trying to get to the airport faster or not. The experience is worth the drive getting there.

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Thank Yvonne C
Florence, Kentucky, United States
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great and easy to get to nice folks run it gets me to Delhi a lot quicker than traveling all around threw Cincinnati

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Thank Paula M
Oxford, Florida
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37 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I have made 100s of trips across the Ohio Ohio and Kentucky. It just reached a milestone of having operated for two hundred years....it is a cheap but fun and relaxing way to get across the river--a must do thing when visiting the Greater Cincinnati area.

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Thank mpgarrity
Buffalo, New York
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6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Had to take the family on a ferry ride? $5 cooool Short line, 2 ferries were actually running. Little rain, but that didn't dampen the spirit.

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Thank firefighter122
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354 reviews
250 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

The ferries look a little weathered at first glance, but they are sturdy and a great way to quickly get from Cincinnati to Northern Kentucky! $5 to relax in the sunshine and take in the views rather than fighting freeway traffic ... great deal! Unique little attraction that's worth a stop - make sure to have cash.

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Thank AmyLynn1980
Cincinnati, Ohio
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I use this whenever I go to or from the airport. It's a great shortcut. Only takes a few minutes to get over to the other side, drive up the hill and you are there. Always felt safe on the ferry and it is very inexpensive.

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Thank Lrayscott
Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I travel weekly on the Anderson Ferry because it is close to my home and the easiest way to cross the Ohio River for me to get to the Greater Cincinnati Airport and Northern Kentucky. But in the summer, spring, and fall, the sunsets when there are partly cloudy skies over the river are as beautiful as sunsets I have... More 

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Thank waynedtp
Cincinnati
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Walk ons, bicycles, motorcycles or cars. Great way to get from Ky. Or Cincinnati.i have been taking this ferry for 55 years. Go on a beautiful summer day.

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Thank tattootall
Cincinnati, Ohio
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13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 8 February 2017

Super fast way to get from the West side of Cincinnati to Kentucky or the Airport. It a really cool experience you have to try at least once.

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