Resources and Information
FERRYS – WASHINGTON STATE, USA
Alaska Marine Highway System - The passenger/car ferry travels through the Inside Passage and reaches several ports in Southeast Alaska. The Alaska Ferry runs year round. Reservations are made via phone, mail or on-line. Vehicle and cabin space during summer months sell out quickly. Reservations for summer travel usually begin in Oct/Nov. Walk-on passengers who sleep on deck or in lounge chairs may book at a later date. For many Alaskans the ferry is their primary mode of transportation between communities. For visitors to Alaska the ferry is ideal for folks traveling to specific towns, back packers, independent travelers, transporting vehicles, or simply for those desiring a cruise with a casual environment. Call: 360-676-8445 (Bellingham Recorded), 360-676-2500 (Bellingham Port) or (800) 642-0066 (Juneau) or 907-465-3941 (Juneau), or visit www.ferryalaska.com.
British Columbia Ferries, Canada - Passenger/car ferry to Vancouver Island, Gulf Islands and Prince Rupert. Call: (250) 386-3431, (888) 223-3779 (from B.C. only), or visit: www.bcferries.bc.ca.
Lummi Island FERRY - Hourly passenger/car ferry departs from Gooseberry Point. Six-minute crossing time. 360-676-6876, Take I-5, exit 260. Lummi Island is the island seen from Bellingham Bay. Hourly car ferry departs from Gooseberry Point. Six-minute crossing time. Rate: $7 car & driver, $2 per passenger round trip. Please call: 360-676-6692, or visit: http://www.co.whatcom.wa.us/publicworks/ferry.
San Juan Islands and Victoria, Vancouver Island (seasonal) - Foot ferry makes one round-trip run daily to Friday Harbor, San Juan Islands and to Victoria’s Inner Harbor. Victoria/San Juan Cruises: 360-734-8180.
San Juan Islands Commuter - Foot-ferry makes one round-trip run daily to the San Juan Islands. Seasonal - Please call: 360-734-8180 or 888-734-8180
Victoria, Vancouver Island - Victoria / San Juan Cruises, Foot-ferry makes one round-trip run daily to Victoria’s Inner Harbor. Seasonal. Call: 360-738-8099 or 800-443-4552.
Washington State Ferries - Several routes throughout Puget Sound, including the San Juan Islands and Vancouver Island, B.C. Route maps, schedules, fares, reservations, wait times, ferry cams. Phone: (888) 808-7977. For more information and schedules visit: www.wsdot.wa.gov/ferries.
FERRYS – BRITISH COLUMBIA CANADA
British Columbia Ferries, Canada - Routes to Vancouver Island, Gulf Islands, and Prince Rupert. Please call: 888-223-3779, 250-386-3431or visit: www.bcferries.com/