MS Lucky Lady begins full-time service from Rabbit Hash to Rising Sun

The MS Lucky Lady, the Rabbit Hash to Rising Sun Ferry, took its maiden voyage leaving from Rabbit Hash to Rising Sun on Wednesday and has begun full service now seven days a week.

The $1.7 million project will provide a vehicular ferry boat service from Rabbit Hash, Kentucky to Rising Sun, Indiana to shorten travel between Boone County and Rising Sun from approximately one-hour to a ferry ride of just a few minutes.

The ferry will run every 15 minutes, seven days per week (8 a.m. to 10 p.m. from Sunday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to midnight on Friday and Saturday) and have a capacity of 10 vehicles. A one-way trip on the ferry boat will cost $5, or one can purchase a round-trip ticket for $8.

The Ferry Boat dock location in Rabbit Hash, Kentucky is located minutes from the Rabbit Hash General Store.  The ferry landing is just off Route 18 between Rabbit Hash and Belleview. The address is 8555 Lower River Road, Burlington, KY 41005.

The Ferry Boat dock location in Rising Sun, Indiana is located adjacent to the Rising Star Casino Resort, accessed past the Resort’s Golf Course club house. The address is Rising Sun, Indiana: 102 Ferry Way, Rising Sun, Indiana 47040.

Alex ReillyTRAVEL