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Washington Island Ferry Line

Washington Island, WI 54246
+1 800-223-2094
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The Washington Island Ferry Line is an efficient and friendly operation but . . . we were very... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Indianapolis, Indiana
Something to do for a day

My family of 4 plus my mom and sister took the Ferry over and then rode the Cherry Train. The ride... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Green Bay, Wisconsin
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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“round trip” (27 reviews)
“cherry train” (32 reviews)
“smooth ride” (13 reviews)
Washington Island, WI 54246
+1 800-223-2094
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Washington Island Ferry Line is an efficient and friendly operation but . . . we were very disappointed in the island tour. The Viking Train might be perfect for toddlers, but the tour itself is sorely lacking - especially when it comes to promoting...More

Thank 888travelert
Reviewed 4 days ago

My family of 4 plus my mom and sister took the Ferry over and then rode the Cherry Train. The ride over and back was very smooth. Getting tickets was easy. Our tour guide on the Cherry Train was very friendly and really knew her...More

Thank A-Mmom9
Reviewed 6 days ago

First time on this ferry, and it was a terrific experience. The crew is clearly very experienced, and it was fun watching them arrange all of the vehicles for the trip. You can stay in your vehicle or enjoy the fresh air and great views...More

Thank Charlie Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

They do a great job getting everyone on and off quickly and orderly and getting everyone on their way! Don't hesitate to use it to get to the island for the day!

Thank Christopher M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was actually a fun and easy way to get from the mainland to Washington Island. It's a lovely ride.

Thank rachael1107
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you/'re visiting beautiful Washington island, or just want to take a lovely tirp on the water - go.

Thank architect1961
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cost is very inexpensive. The ride is pleasant we take the ferry every time we go to Door county

Thank Ellie G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were took the ferry to Washington Island on Memorial Day weekend, and the only time either of us has done this, so not sure how busy it really is. The recommendation is to arrive about 15 before the ferry, and that was probably right...More

1  Thank soccernutter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very friendly ticket lady, much free information about the Islands. Boat was on time, cordial seamen. BUT mesquites were terrible as we waited for the boat.

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fast efficient friendly reasonable transportation to the island. What more does one need in a ferry? Ferry was full both ways,

Thank Ed S
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I visited the website. Can't seem to find out what there is to do on the island.
20 June 2017|
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Response from Ellie G | Reviewed this property |
We always take the Cherry Train when we get there, it takes you around the island to School House Beach, the nature Center, Stavkirke Church( it is from Norway) and we stopped at the Lavender farm. It takes 60 to 90 min... More
Never being to Door County, would you recommend taking your car on the ferry or taking the Cherry Train? We're going next month. Thanks in advance!
29 May 2016|
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Response from michael r | Reviewed this property |
I would drive so you can go where and when you want. Don't try and walk as all you will see in an hour is trees and then it's time to return to the ferry.
how far is ferry from egg harbor?
2 May 2016|
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Response from Becki C | Reviewed this property |
It's about a 25 minute drive.