Most of San Island’s dining and activity options are most easily accessible by car fromthe residences. Most Guests who do not arrive by car and ferry will want to rent a car when visiting the island. Taxi and a regularly scheduled daytime shuttle bus service between Roche Harbor and Friday Harbor are available as well. Taxi fees generally run between $10 and $20 per one-way trip depending on the destination, as the company is based in Friday Harbor.
Bob’s Taxi Service provides on-call taxi and limo services all around San Juan Island; (360) 378-6777.
M&W Auto Rentals is based in Friday Harbor and provides a broad range of rental car options. They will provide pick-up and drop off services with a car rental for Guests arriving by passenger ferry or air into Friday Harbor. www.interisland.net/mandw; (360) 378-2886.
San Juan Transit provides regularly scheduled day-time shuttle bus service from Friday Harbor to Roche Harbor and other island stops as well as guided island tours. Guests can consult the shuttle bus schedule and wait on the side of Roche Harbor Road in front of Bellevue Farm for the shuttle a few minutes before/after the scheduled arrival/departure time at Roche Harbor. The shuttle will pick-up or drop-off passengers anywhere along its route.
www.sanjuantransit.com; (360) 378-8887.
Susie’s Mopeds offers moped, car and scoot-car rentals at 2 locations, one at Friday Harbor and the other at Roche Harbor. A scoot-car is a relatively new recreational moped-type vehicle that look a lot like a small brightly colored bubble running down the road. They hold 2 people, which is an advantage for parents with kids. Arrange for a full-island tour or rent by the hour and enjoy the spectacular San Juan scenery. www.susiesmopeds.com; (360) 378-5244.