Ferries and ferry travelers are integral to the economy of Seattle - a sophisticated Washington State city located on the shores of two large lakes and flanked by Mt. Baker and Mt. Rainier.
Seattle welcomes millions of business and vacationing visitors each year and many of them choose to schedule a ferry trip while visiting "the Emerald City."
With a reputation for hard work and equally hard play Seattle is the home of industry giants Boeing, Microsoft, Nordstroms and Starbucks.
From sailing & skiing to the Seattle Art Museum and Fifth Avenue Theater the diversity of Seattle's' amenities combined with more than 7,000 downtown hotel rooms contribute to making he city one of the best places in the Northwest to both live and to visit.
One of the best way to see the natural beauty of Seattle is from the water: and 2 Seattle based operators provide daily year-round ferry service.
Clipper a privately owned ferry company operates a daily high speed passenger only service from downtown Seattle to Victoria BC on Vancouver Island, and a seasonal (May - September) ferry service Seattle to Friday Harbor on San Juan Island.
The ferry service from downtown Seattle to the communities of Bainbridge, Bremerton & Vashon is operated year-round by Washington State Ferries
The docks for the Seattle ferry to Victoria, Seattle ferry to Friday Harbor and the State ferries to Vashon, Bremerton
& Bainbridge are located just below Pike Place Market on Alaskan Way.
A variety of restaurants, great shops and the wonderful Seattle Aquarium can are located between the Washington State Ferry terminal and the Clipper ferry terminal.
on all Seattle ferries can be found by clicking on the appropriate schedule/fare link below.
Reservations for the ferry Seattle to Victoria or Seattle to Friday Harbor can be made by calling