Getting to Friday Harbor by Ferry

There are several ferries that travel to the San Juan Islands via Seattle, Sidney, B.C., Bellingham, Port Townsend, and from Port Angeles.

The Washington State Ferry departing Anacortes, Washington (80 miles NW of SeaTAC airport), is the most common way to get to Friday Harbor. Allow about 2 hours travel time from Seattle Tacoma airport to the Anacortes terminal. Reservations may be made online at the Washington State Ferry  or via phone at 1-888-809-7977 (statewide) or 1-206-464-6400 (out of state) beginning at 7 am 2 weeks before each new ferry schedule start date.

Washington State Ferry 

Toll free: (888) 808-7977

Foot Passenger Ferry from Seattle

No routes currently scheduled for 2020. Please call for updates.

If you choose to come to Friday Harbor by foot, you can take the Victoria Clipper. It leaves daily from downtown Seattle by the cruise ship terminal off Alaskan Way – Pier 69. It runs from mid-May to September.

Toll Free: (800) 888-2535

Car or Foot Passenger Ferry from Sidney, British Columbia, Canada

The Washington State Ferry System makes two daily trips from Anacortes to Sidney, B.C. during the summer months. Click here for their current schedule.

Foot Passenger Ferry from Bellingham

Victoria San Juan Cruises has seasonal service to Friday Harbor from Bellingham, Washington.

Foot Passenger Ferry from Port Townsend

The Puget Sound Express offers daily passenger-ferry service to Friday Harbor from Port Townsend, Washington.

(360) 385-5288

Paraclete Charter Service

Charter service throughout the San Juan Archipelago 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Paraclete Charter Service

(800) 808-2999

Water Taxi Service

San Juan Island Whale And Wildlife Tours offers custom taxi service to/from Friday Harbor.

(360) 298-0012

Leap Frog Water Taxi offers custom taxi service between Bellingham and Friday Harbor.

(360 220-0538)

Directions from Ferry Terminal to the Tucker House Inn & Harrison House Suites

Click here for directions from the ferry landing in Friday Harbor.

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