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Riverhurst Ferry

The Riverhurst Ferry is located northwest of Moose Jaw on Highway 42.

It transports about 30,000 vehicles every year over Lake Diefenbaker.


  • 24 hours-a-day
  • This seasonal ferry leaves the west shore on the half hour and leaves the east shore on the hour.
  • During the night, the ferry operates on demand.


  • 18 cars
  • This ferry can accommodate most trucks at secondary highway weights.

Load Limit

  • Weight - 183,636 kg (404,000 lbs.)
  • Length - 33.5 m (110 ft.)
  • Width - 8.83 m (29 ft.)

Check the status of the ferry on the Highway Hotline

Phone: 306-353-6250

For all other inquiries about the provincial transportation system, contact the Ministry of Highways Customer Service Centre:

File an online inquiry or complaint

Or call

1-844-SK-HIWAY (1-844-754-4929)

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