Vehicle ferry services are available from Anacortes, WA and Sidney, BC (Victoria) connecting San Juan with the mainland and its sister islands Orcas, Lopez and Shaw. Anacortes is approximately 85 miles and 1.5 to 2 hours north of Seattle. Passenger-only ferry service is available from Seattle, Port Angeles, and Victoria, BC.
Please be sure to arrive an hour prior to the ferry’s departure during normal travel times and more than an hour before the departure time during peak travel season or holidays.
Washington State Ferries provide vehicle and passenger ferry service from Anacortes, WA and Sidney, BC (Victoria) to Friday Harbor (San Juan Island), Orcas, Lopez and Shaw Islands.
www.wsdot.wa.gov/ferries/; (800) 843-3779.
Victoria Clipper provides passenger-only ferry service from Seattle to Friday Harbor. www.victoriaclipper.com; (800) 888-2535.
Victoria Express provides passenger-only ferry service from Port Angeles, WA and Victoria, BC to Friday Harbor. www.victoriaexpress.com; (360) 452-8088.