There are many ways to ferry to Friday Harbor, San Juan Island via Seattle, Sidney, B.C, Canada., Bellingham, Port Townsend, and Port Angeles.
The Washington State Ferry departing Anacortes, Washington (80 miles northwest of the Seattle Tacoma International Airport), is the most common way to get to Friday Harbor. Allow about 2 hours travel time from SeaTac 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).
Ferry to Friday Harbor
Foot Passenger Ferry from Seattle
If you choose to come to Friday Harbor by foot, consider the Victoria Clipper. It leaves daily from downtown Seattle by the cruise ship terminal off Alaskan Way – Pier 69 between mid-May to September.
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.
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.