The Oxford Bellevue Ferry, believed to be the United States's oldest privately operated ferry service, crosses the Tred Avon River between Oxford, Maryland and Bellevue. Many bed and breakfast guests like to use the ferry service to make a short-cut to St Michaels, Maryland.
The 3/4 of a mile ferry trip takes 7-10 minutes. The 20 minute round trip shuttle service can accommodate nine vehicles, passengers, bikes, and motorcycles.
St Michaels, Maryland is a pleasant seven mile drive or bike ride from the Bellevue ferry landing. Sandaway Waterfront Lodging is just a one minute walk from the Oxford ferry landing.
If the ferry is closed, St Michaels is 25 minute drive from Sandaway.