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Lake Powell Ferry Crossing

The Charles Hall Ferry runs Thursdays through Sundays only.

The Charles Hall Ferry is currently running Thursday through Sunday.

State Route 276 runs through the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area and crosses Lake Powell via the Charles Hall Ferry. Travel time over the water takes approximately 25 minutes. This does not include loading, unloading, and travel times on roads within the park. The ferry’s southern port is at Hall’s Crossing and the northern port is at Bullfrog.  


Current Schedule (Thursday – Sunday):

  • 10:00 a.m. Departs Halls Crossing
  • 11:00 a.m. Departs Bullfrog
  • 12:00 p.m. Departs Halls Crossing
  • 1:00 p.m. Departs Bullfrog
  • 2:00 p.m. Departs Halls Crossing
  • 3:00 p.m. Departs Bullfrog
  • 4:00 p.m. Departs Halls Crossing
  • 5:00 p.m. Departs Bullfrog

The ferry does not operate if water levels in the lake drop below 3575 feet in elevation.


Fares: (One-way)

  • $10.00  Pedestrians and Bicyclists (Age 5 and under ride free.)
  • $15.00  Motorcycles
  • $25.00  Vehicles (Includes driver and passengers.)
  • Any vehicle over 20 feet will be charged $1.50 per foot for the entire length of the vehicle.

Payment is currently by cash only. (No checks, credit cards nor electronic transactions.)

The Charles Hall Ferry is capable of carrying cars, trucks, RVs and trailers. The ferry fare depends on the size of the vehicle.  National Park gate entrance fees are not required if you are only entering to ride the ferry.  


Route Information:

For latest road status and conditions please visit the UDOT Traffic Webpage

  • The distance between ferry docks by road via State Route 95 is approximately 145 miles.
  • Bullfrog to State Route 95 is a distance of 40 miles.
  • Halls Crossing to State Route 95 is a distance of 48 miles.


Email: ferry@utah.gov