How to use Ferry-boat in a sentence
A steamer leaves Naples every night for Palermo, and vice versa, the journey (208 m.) being done in I I hours, while the journey by rail (438 m.), including the crossing of the Straits of Messina takes 191 hours; and the weekly steamer from Naples to Messina (216 m.) takes 12 hours, while the journey by rail and ferry boat (292 m.) takes 14 hours.
There was a small problem, however, how to raise the money for the ferry boat fare.
When we got to Jersey City at six o'clock Friday evening we were obliged to cross the Harlem River in a ferry-boat.
The Blue and Gold ferry boat sails to Alcatraz Island and under the Golden Gate Bridge for a fun, ninety-minute adventure.
The Blue and Gold ferry boat sails to Alcatraz Island on weekends only during the winter.Advertisement
The third season episodes included a landmark three party event focusing on the tragedy of a ferry boat accident.