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Washington State Ferries

801 Alaskan Way, Pier 52, Seattle, WA 98104-1410
+1 206-464-6400
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“bainbridge island” (1,505 reviews)
“ferry ride” (585 reviews)
“puget sound” (660 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
801 Alaskan Way, Pier 52, Seattle, WA 98104-1410
+1 206-464-6400
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

These are spacious, comfortable vessels with plenty of seating, rest rooms and a restaurant. Oh, and the scenery is pretty amazing, too. Pro tips:(1) you can use your Orca card on the ferry and it also works on busses and the light rail; (2) they...More

Thank Lysanderraf
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoy the ride across the Puget Sound . Eat some clam chowder. Mm Mm good . The ferries need to clean the bathrooms, when using the stalls be careful where you hang your coat the stalls and really dirty.

Thank K W
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Puget Sound is blessed with it's multiple Ferry routes. If you like to spend some time on the water (especially you tourists), here's an excellent option to see the beautiful scenery and then spend time on the other side of the water exploring. As...More

Thank WAZZU76
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have lived in the Seattle area my whole life. The ferries are a great way to see Washington state. The ferries to Seattle are great for getting to the airport or to downtown. There are a lot of ferries throughout the state. I would...More

Thank emilykristine8
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was fun to ride as I had never been on a car ferry before. Lot bigger and faster than I expected. Was able to grab a snack and walk around. People said that from Apr - Oct sometimes you can see whales from the ferries....More

Thank jdhahn69
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Washington State Ferries makes traveling around the Puget Sound so much easier. We have used them on trips to Bremerton, Port Townsend, Whitbey Island & the San Juan Islands. The ferry routes cut out so much driving time. They are also clean & allow...More

Thank Andie0174
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the ferry from Seattle to Bainbridge Island. Low queue wait, efficient loading and awesome view approaching Eagle Harbor near Winslow.

Thank 863glenng
Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed my short trip across the sound. Food was good too. I went up to the top deck to catch Seattle as we approached. The view did not disappoint! Crew was friendly.

Thank Bhahn206
Reviewed 1 week ago

Knowing it is hit or miss when it comes to car lines, we arrived at the Edmonds terminal around 9:15am on a recent Sunday. Hoping to be on the 9:40 sailing but expecting more realistically to be on the 10:30 departure we found the holding...More

Thank DP49
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can understand if you're a Seattle resident and want a quick getaway from the urban crowd scene. But if you're a tourist, your time is better spent elsewhere. First of all, the ferry is absolutely fine -- it's cheap and you get a nice...More

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10 October 2017|
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Response from Dutch H | Reviewed this property |
The current vessel on that run is the M/V Tokitae, an Olympic Class vessel. All vessels are in service on specific routes, based on needed capacity. If a vessel is in repair, other boats may be shifted around to fill the... More
Jess R
9 October 2017|
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Response from Charles M | Reviewed this property |
You can purchase tickets at the terminal. The first ferry that leaves from Seattle to Bainbridge is at 5:30am during the week. Download the app FerryFriend for the Washington ferry schedule.
27 September 2017|
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Response from NanHog | Reviewed this property |
I don't know the answer to that. However, if you contact the Washington State Ferries Office, they will know...