There is 1 way to get from Ocracoke to New Bern by car ferry or car

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Ferry, drive  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the ferry from Ocracoke, NC to Cedar Island, NC
  2. Drive from Cedar Island, NC to New Bern

$22 - $26

Questions & Answers

The distance between Ocracoke and New Bern is 60 miles.

It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Ocracoke to New Bern, including transfers.

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There are 14+ hotels available in New Bern. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ocracoke to New Bern.
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  • Distance: 60.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 43 min

What companies run services between Ocracoke, NC, USA and New Bern, NC, USA?

There is no direct connection from Ocracoke to New Bern. However, you can take the ferry to Cedar Island, NC then take the drive to New Bern.

Ferry operators
North Carolina Department of Transportation - NCDOT
Car ferry from Ocracoke, NC to Cedar Island, NC
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
4 times a day
Estimated price
Schedules at

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