Harty Ferry

Visit Harty Ferry

Harty Ferry about a mile north east of Faversham, is popular with walkers, boaters and bird watchers alike.

Harty Ferry is named after the the ferry service which used to cross the Swale from the mainland to the Isle of Harty, the south east part of the Isle of Sheppey, until 1946.

Harty Ferry is popular with walkers, birdwatchers and nature lovers.

Did you Know? Harty is also thought to be the island suggested in the ancient Beowulf legend.

This beach is dog friendly all year round

This beach is …

  • Dog friendly with restrictions during the summer
  • Great for families

Have a great day out along the coast.

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Header Image by UKBeachDays

Getting There

Taking a trip to the beach. Get there by train or car.

Map of Harty Ferry

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