ferry

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Synonyms for ferry

a boat that transports people or vehicles across a body of water and operates on a regular schedule

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transport by boat or aircraft

transport from one place to another

transport by ferry

References in classic literature ?
Between the two cities they could see the white ferry-boats on the water.
Seeing as I had to have ferry-boats, I decided to build them myself.
Crossing from among them to the opposite shore, were steam ferry-boats laden with people, coaches, horses, waggons, baskets, boxes: crossed and recrossed by other ferry-boats: all travelling to and fro: and never idle.
We'd reached Lumbarda, at the eastern end of the island Korcula, by EasyJet flight to Dubrovnik, scenic minibus ride to Orebic then ferry-boat to Korcula Old Town.
Une source militaire responsable a affirme, hier jeudi, que la totalite des passagers qui etaient a bord du ferry-boat [beaucoup moins que]Biella[beaucoup plus grand que], ont ete sauves de l'incendie qui s'y etait declare, hier jeudi au matin, et sont arrives au port de Nouweib.
In a statement to the press following the arrival of the first ferry-boat carrying Moroccan nationals living in Libya, Ameur said all Moroccan parties concerned, whether on the Libyan territory, at Tanger Med port or Mohammed V airport, are pooling efforts to ensure that this operation takes place in the best of conditions.
Getting to multiple islands otherwise involves short-hop flights to tiny airports and the occasional ferry-boat ride.