Cape May – Lewes Ferry to offer free passenger round trip travel to Veterans and Active Military members on Nov. 11th
CAPE MAY, N.J. – The Cape May – Lewes Ferry is thanking the military community by offering free passenger round trip, same day travel for Veterans and Active Military personnel with a valid ID this Veterans Day.
On Friday, November 11th, all active military and veterans are eligible for free, round trip foot passenger travel on the Cape May – Lewes Ferry. If traveling round trip with a vehicle, standard rates apply with an $11 discount. These discounted rates are valid only on November 11, 2022, and cannot be combined with other discounts or promotions.
“The Cape May – Lewes Ferry is happy to offer our thanks to our military community for their service to our country,” said Heath Gehrke, Director of Ferry Operations. “If not for our military service members, we would not enjoy the freedoms we do today.”
Gehrke added that many of the Ferry employees are veterans and reserve military from all branches, and the operation’s homeport of Cape May is also home to the USCG training center.
Military discounts are available every day year-round at the Ferry, and this is the fourth year that the Delaware Bay service is offering the special free fare in honor of Veterans Day. Additionally, military personnel and veterans receive a free cup of coffee or a fountain soda, plus 11% off of any food or retail purchases in either terminal or aboard a ferry vessel.