Needles Cable Ferry
Avoid all non-essential travel.
COVID-19 Info: Passengers asked to remain inside vehicles during sailings. Inland ferry crews are taking extra steps to disinfect all touch points including handrails, door handles, common areas and washrooms. Follow direction of crew at all times.
The Needles cable ferry runs across the Lower Arrow Lake, about 59 kilometres south of Nakusp on Highway 6, between Fauquier (east side) and Needles (west side).
Ferry capacity is 40 vehicles and 135 passengers.
Every 30 minutes
- From Fauquier
5 am – 10 pm
- From Needles
5:15 am – 9:45 pm
- 10 pm – 5 am
Crossing Time: 5 minutes