Vehicle reservations for spring travel on Washington State Ferries Anacortes/San Juan Islands/Sidney B.C., and Port Townsend/Coupeville routes will be released at 7 a.m. Thursday, February 1, 2018 . The Washington State Ferries Spring 2018 schedule runs from April 1, 2018 through June 23, 2018.
Reservations can be made online Take A Ferry or by calling 5-1-1 and speaking with an Information Agent.
WASHINGTON STATE FERRIES BULLETIN 2:19 p.m. Service on the Anacortes/San Juan Islands resumes with several unscheduled eastbound departures from the San Juan Islands. M/V Yakima in Friday Harbor, M/V Elwha on Orcas Island, and M/V Samish on Lopez will load vehicles and depart to Anacortes immediately. For all upcoming sailings, reservation holders for any sailing will be loaded on a first come first served basis. Updates regarding the schedule for the remainder of the day will be provided on the WSF BULLETIN PAGE or check WSF Twitter page. and WSF's VESSEL WATCH PAGE
The Anacortes ferry terminal was shut down for several hours Thursday, January 25, 2018 after a woman drove a white Jeep Cherokee through the barriers at a high rate of speed and plunged into the water at the #1 dock. The vehicle was pulled out of the water by a tow truck about 1:30 p.m.
Spring highway construction will affect San Juan Islands and north Whidbey Island vacationers If you have plans to travel to the San Juan Islands before Fourth of July, know that a large Connecting Washington project will cause delays from early April into July.
WSDOT contractor crews from Tapani, Inc. will build two new roundabouts in the area of SR 20 and the SR 20 Spur (the intersection in Skagit County where you choose to drive west to Anacortes or turn south toward Oak Harbor).
WSF BULLETIN: The National Weather Service is predicting severe winds in our region Sunday, January 7, 2018. This storm system is expected to bring heavy rain and high winds to Western Washington. Safety is the number one priority of Washington State Ferries, so in the event of extremely severe weather, customers can expect WSF to take precautions that will affect the sailing schedule.