NOTICE: Winter Hours: Beginning November 18th 2019, the Water Taxi will only be open on Saturdays 10 am to 6 pm and some special holiday hours. Click the departure time buttons or links below to see schedule.
The Charleston Water Taxi provides ferry service from downtown Charleston to Mount Pleasant and back.Please check schedule to see if they are running. They can cancel or postpone their service due to inclement weather or during the winter season.
Departure Points and Times
- Aquarium Wharf/MaritimeCenter – 10 Wharfside St., Charleston SC 29401. Water Taxi’s depart every hour, half passed the hour (:30) starting at 9:30am. Departures are from the Maritime Center, a small marina conveniently located one block south of the South Carolina Aquarium and Liberty Square. Free parking available. Click here for departure times
- Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum – 40 Patriots Pt Rd. Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464. Water Taxi’s depart every hour at :45 min passed the hour starting at 9:45am from behind the USS Yorktown (aircraft carrier). Click here for departure times
- Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina – 24 Patriots Pt. Rd., Mt Pleasant, SC 29464. Resort parking fees apply. Water Taxi’s depart every hour, on the hour (:00) starting at 9:00am. Taxis depart from A dock. Click here for departure times
- Waterfront Park/Market St/Historic District – 1 Vendue Range Charleston, SC 29401. Water Taxis depart every hour, 15 min passed (:15) starting at 9:15 am. Click here for departure times *Schedule and times may change during special events such as 4th of July, concerts, charters, etc.*