How long is the ferry ride from Anacortes WA to Friday Harbor?

It is about a 2 hour drive from Seattle to Anacortes. In Anacortes, you will board the ferry which will take you to Friday Harbor. The ferry trip from Anacortes to Friday Harbor is just over an hour.

How early should I arrive for the Anacortes ferry?

Plan to be aboard your ferry as a walk-on passenger at least five minutes in advance of the sailing. For most routes, you should plan to be in line at the tollbooth at least 20 minutes in advance of the sailing. If you have a vehicle reservation, you will need to arrive more than 20 minutes in advance.

How long ferry ride from Anacortes to Orcas Island?

It takes about an hour to an hour and a half for most ferry rides, depending on how many stops the ferry is scheduled to make. However you will need to arrive a half-hour early if you’ve made a reservation for the ferry, and up to two hours early if you haven’t made a reservation.

Do you need a reservation to walk on Anacortes ferry?

Walk-on and bicycle passengers do not need an Anacortes ferry reservation. Many resorts will arrange to transport guests from the ferry landing. Car, bike or moped rentals, as well as taxi and limousine services, may be available.

Which is better Orcas Island or San Juan Island?

As we eluded to above, Orcas Island is larger than San Juan Island. With a bit more real estate, the lack of and incorporated town and and a more aggressive terrain with dense Northwest woodland, Orcas Island feels pretty secluded, more remote and, depending on your perspective, more relaxing than San Juan Island.

Can I leave my car at Anacortes ferry?

You can also park your car at the Anacortes Ferry Terminal in one of the parking lots and simply walk on the ferry – a great option for a day trip!

Can you walk on Anacortes ferry?

Many visitors choose to leave their cars parked at the Anacortes Ferry Terminal and board the ferries as walk-on passengers with their luggage and/or bicycle or kayak. You will need to buy a walk-on passenger ticket and queue up to board the ferry at least 30 minutes before the scheduled departure time.

How much is parking at Anacortes ferry terminal?

Parking at the Anacortes Ferry Terminal 2 days (48 hours) – $20.00 (summer rate) 3 days (72 hours) – $25.00 (summer rate) 4 days (96 hours) – $30.00 (summer rate)

Which is better San Juan Island or Orcas Island?

What celebrities live on San Juan Island?

Bill Gates, Steve Miller, and Tom Skerritt are some of the other well-known people who own estates on the San Juan Islands.

How many days do you need in San Juan Islands?

Q: How many days do you need in San Juan Islands? A: That all depends on how many islands you want to see on your trip. Stay for two days to enjoy the full breadth of island life with morning mist rolling through the farmlands and fiery sunsets over the water.

How much does parking cost at Anacortes ferry terminal?

When is lost and found at Anacortes ferry terminal?

Lost and Found. Lost and found items are turned in to the Anacortes ferry terminal. You can reach the Lost & Found Department at (206) 515-3439. Their hours of operation are 10:00 am to 6:00 pm (closed 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm for lunch.) Our Information Agents can also assist you with lost and found inquiries from 7:00 am to 5:30 pm at (206)…

When is the ferry from Anacortes to San Juan?

Sailing Schedule for Anacortes / San Juan Islands Reservations are recommended for travel between Anacortes and San Juan Islands Mar 29, 2021 – May 8, 2021 May 9, 2021 – Sep 25, 2021

When do you change your Anacortes ferry reservation?

An Anacortes ferry reservation can be changed or canceled any time until 5 p.m. the day before your reserved sailing. There is one free change after 5 p.m., but it has to be done three hours before your sailing.

Is there a ferry from Lopez to Anacortes?

Reservations can also be made from the Friday Harbor and Orcas terminals to the Anacortes ferry terminal. Vehicle reservations are not available for inter-island travel or from the Lopez or Shaw terminals back to the Anacortes ferry terminal. Therefore, if you are planning to travel back from Lopez or Shaw, please leave adequate time.