Fares to Double on CT River Ferries

The state owned and operated ferry crosses the Connecticut River beneath Gillette Castle State Park. The vessel can carry 8-9 cars and 49 passengers. Photo/Connecticut Commission on Culture & Tourism

Middletown Press: Costs for taking the Chester-Hadlyme Ferry across the Connecticut River will go up this summer [2013].

The Connecticut Department of Transportation has announced that it plans to double the fares on the two Connecticut River Ferries starting July 1 to offset the rising operating costs that have occurred over the years. Fares have not been raised since 2003, according to the DOT.

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