Directions

By Car

The islands are served by the ferry terminal in Anacortes. By car, take I-5 to the Burlington exit (exit 230), travel west on Highway 20 to Anacortes and follow the signs to the ferry terminal.

Airport Shuttle
            When traveling from Sea-Tac Airport to Anacortes there is a shuttle from Sea-Tac Airport to Washington Ferry, Anacortes. For schedule and fare information call 1-866-235-5247, or check online at: Bellair Airporter www.airporter.com.

            Island Airporter is another service that provides transportation from Sea-Tac Airport to Friday Harbor. To contact them for fare and schedule information you can call them at 1-360-378-7438 or check their web site at: Island Airporter www.islandairporter.com.
 

By Plane


Fly to The San Juan Island

Kenmore Air www.kenmoreair.com 866-435-9524 has a choice of several daily flights direct to Friday Harbor airports from various Seattle-area locations.

San Juan Airlines sanjuanairlines.com 800-874-4434 have regularly scheduled flights between the mainland and San Juan Island. San Juan Airlines flies from Anacortes and Bellingham.

Westwind Aviation www.westwindav.com 360-378-6991 provides on-demand air charter services to the San Juans from anywhere in the Pacific Northwest.
 
If you are traveling on a private plane, The Port of Friday Airport has a 3400 by 75 foot runway, 12,500 pound weight limit, and 45 spaces for guest aircraft.

Ferries

Washington State Ferries
Getting here is half the fun aboard a Washington State Ferry and reservations are now available at www.takeaferry.com to help make trip planning easier and more predictable. 
 
Fares vary according to the size and height of your vehicle, as well as the number of passengers you carry. Children under age five travel free, while children ages 5-11 travel at half fare. Persons 65 and older, as well as disabled passengers, travel at a reduced rate. Round-trip fares are collected on all travel from east to west, whether from Anacortes or inter-island. Return tickets are not required on any ferry runs except those from Sidney, B.C. 
 
There is parking available at the Anacortes Ferry Terminal whereby cars can be left behind and passengers can just walk on the ferry. There are 1,265 spaces in three parking lots. Pay parking is in effect at the Anacortes Terminal. Contact 206-729-0241 for additional parking information. For weekend service between 8AM and 6PM please contact 360-239-7397

The Washington State Ferries make two daily trips from Anacortes to Sidney, B.C. during the summer months. Reservations for the Sydney trip are encouraged and can be made by calling 800.808.7977

San Juan Island boating information:

  • Caprons Landing - 360-378-3497

  • Jensen's Shipyard - 360-378-4343

  • Port of Friday Harbor - 360-378-2688

  • Roche Harbor Village & Marina - 360-378-2155

  • San Juan County Park - 360-378-2992

  • Shipyard Cove - 360-378-5101

  • Snug Harbor Resort - 360-378-4762

  • Humpback Hauling 360-317-7433, www.humpbackhauling.com, U.S.C.G. certified up to 49 passengers/vehicles/frieght, licensed captains, Based in Roche Harbor.

Seattle, Bellingham or Port Townsend to San Juan Island

By Passenger Boat/Ferry:
During the summer season, you can walk on the Victoria Clipper www.clippervacations.com 800-888-2535 (with or without your bike) in downtown Seattle and sail right to Friday Harbor.

The Puget Sound Express www.pugetsoundexpress.com 360-385-5288 from Port Townsend to Friday Harbor.

From Bellingham, San Juan Cruises www.whales.com 800-443-4552 offers a tour that includes a 2-hour stop in Friday Harbor.
 

From Sidney, B.C. (Canada, near Victoria):

By Ferry
 
  • WA State Ferries 800-808-7977


By Bus
 
  • Victoria to Sidney dock:

  • Gray Line 800-663-8390

  • B.C. Transit 604-382-6161

By Plane
 
  • Westwind Aviation 360-317-5331