Washington State Ferries
Washington State Ferries offer plentiful, comfortable booth seating with marvelous views, as well as access to spacious forward and aft viewing (and picture-taking) areas outside. Depending on stops, the ride takes between 50 and 90 minutes to your island of choice. Tickets purchased in Anacortes are for a round-trip.
Board a Washington State Ferry in Anacortes, Washington, for a spectacular, scenic cruise to Lopez, Orcas, Shaw or San Juan Islands. You can also take a ferry to Sidney, B.C., just north of Victoria. In addition, you can "island hop" between our four, ferry-served islands. You can walk on with or without a bicycle, or drive your car on. Schedules change each season; visit our website for schedules, fares, parking, etc.
Outer Island Expeditions offers water taxi service throughout the San Juan Islands. Avoid ferry lines or go where the ferries don’t go. We can get you from the mainland to any of the Islands or we can get you between islands. Travel quickly to some of the most popular harbors or to the most remote areas. We can land on the beach in many locations. We service Bellingham, Blaine, Pt. Roberts, Anacortes, Orcas, San Juan, Lopez, Shaw, Stuart, Waldron, Sucia, Patos, Matia, Clark, Lummi, Blakely, Jones, James, Obstruction, and all other islands in the San Juans. [more...]
Leap Frog Water Taxi offers a fast, safe and efficient way to travel amongst the San Juan Islands. We are based at the Bellingham Cruise Terminal which is a transportation hub for the Alaska Ferry, Amtrak, Greyhound, Airporter Shuttle and the Whatcom Transportation Authority. Our 32-foot aluminum power vessel has comfortable passenger seating and cargo space for most of your recreational needs. All trips are scheduled on a custom basis to any destination. [more...]