Ferries are ships or boats that are generally used in the transportation of people, but can be also used as car transportation ship and cargo ships in seas or rivers, if a ferry makes several stops to reach its final destinations people called it a water bus or a water taxi.
The ferry is part of the transportation systems in many cities because they are cheaper than building tunnels and bridges. They might be also used to connect cities that are in different countries, that services are called ferry services.
The services in the North American region are plenty because of the large areas that can be sailed. Some of the best known services are:
There are also a lot of navigable waters in Europe that is why the ferries are very popular in several cities.
There are also several cruise ferries that connect some European countries in the Baltic Sea, these ferries can be called cruises but they also transport cars.
The types of ferries change upon its design because ferries are designed upon its function, what they are going to transport and the speed they need to reach.
All the ferries are Powerboats and we can explain some of them: