Bald Head Association Bald Head Island’s Largest Property Owners’ Association

Life on BHI

BHI Transportation

BHI Ferry and Tram Reservations & Dockmaster
Bald Head Island ferry and tram reservations online at:
1301 Ferry Road Southport, NC 28461
Dockmaster 910-269-2380


Getting around BHI  

Always Ready Cars

Sales and service.
4-A Merchant's Row,
Bald Head Island, NC 28461

Cary Cart Company
Sales, service, rentals and leasing. Rentals located behind Boathouse BHI on Marina Wynd.
Service: 261 Edward Teach Wynd

Coastal Urge
Bicycle, paddleboard and surfboard rentals. Retail shop at Maritime Way location.
Marina: 86 Keelson Row, Bald Head Island, NC
Maritime Way Location: 128 Maritime Way, Bald Head Island, NC

Island Bicycles
Authorized Trek/Electra retailer specializing in expert bicycle service and sales. Convenient pick up and drop off from the BHI Ferry is available.
Adam Leseur, Owner
4324 Long Beach Rd SE
Southport, NC 28461

Riverside Adventure Company
Bike rentals, repairs and sales. Taxis, Solars and Workman rental bikes are industry standards for quality, comfort and style. We also offer 3-speed Earth Cruisers, tandem and adult tricycles as well as children's bikes for all ages, baby seats and come-alongs. Free delivery and pick up.
910-457-4944 /
1 Marina Wynd, Bald Head Island, NC 28461

Vehicle Permits
Department of Public Safety
273 Edward Teach Extension, Bald Head Island, NC 28461


By Land

A-1 Transport   

Joyce Ryan, Owner 910-269-1214

AE Cab Company

Offering 24-Hour Service.
910-2789100 / 910-278-7205
129 NE 73rd Street, Oak Island, NC

Enterprise Rent-a-Car

Corey L. Barbour, Branch Manager
910-454-8943 / 910-454-8295 Fax
4019 Long Beach Road Oak Island, NC

019 Long Beach Road Oak Island, NC

Oak Island Cab
24-Hour Fast Service. We also unlock cars.

Prestige Limousine Service
Service since 1989.

‚ÄčSouthern Hospitality
Vans and sedans serving Bald Head Island, Oak Island and Southport. Travel & concierge services, transportation.
Bailey Cooper, Owner
910-457-4949 / 800-406-4949
PO Box 10008 Southport, NC

The Transporter

Providing quality, prearranged airport transportation to BHI and the greater Wilmington area since 2006. A proud supporter of the BHI Conservancy and the Old Baldy Foundation.
910-632-7401 / TEXT 910-446-5579

Wilmington Black Car Services
Reservations can easily be submitted on our website or via email.
Dispatch phone number: 910-782-2222


By Sea

Southport-Fort Fisher Toll Ferry

Visit website for schedules. This ferry takes you on a 25-minute scenic trip across the Cape Fear River, connecting Fort Fisher with the fishing village of Southport. The Fort Fisher Aquarium is located not far from the arrival area, along with the historic Fort Fisher Visitors Center. The ferry transports cars, trucks, pedestrians and cyclists for a nominal fee.
1-800-BY-FERRY (1-800-293-3779)
For schedules, visit HERE
Visit NC Ferry System website HERE

Ferry Road Southport, NC 28461

Sea Tow Water Taxi

Operating 24/7 with a fleet of six vessels, one of which is a fully enclosed cabin, climate-controlled and with comfortable passenger seating. We are always standing by and able to assist.
Towboat US Water Taxi

Fee: From Southport to Bald Head Island $125 daytime, and $150 evening rate.
John 910-457-7141
1308 North Atlantic Southport, NC 28461


By Air

Cape Fear Regional Jetport
910- 457-6483
4015 Airport Road, Oak Island, NC

Endeavor Global Group
Elite, on-demand private jet provider.
561-512-6320 Jane Solar
561-756-3836 Lenny Tambasco

Myrtle Beach International Airport

1100 Jetport Road, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Wilmington International Airport

1740 Airport Blvd., Wilmington, NC 28405

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