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[Last Updated: Friday, December 13, 2019 04:11 AM]

Sea/Brem- The M/V Chimacum Will Operate at a Slower Speed 12/13

Friday, December 13, due to necessary vessel maintenance, the M/V Chimacum will operate at a slower speed. This may cause delays. Vessel engineers are on board the vessel working to resolve the issue. The Chimacum is the #2 vessel. We apologize for the inconvenience. Updates will occur when more information is available.

[Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2019 04:52 PM]

Sea/BI/Brem: Temporary Schedule for 2 Weeks for Sea/BI and Sea/Brem, Jan. 4 - 20

All trips between the Seattle terminal, Bainbridge Island, and Bremerton will follow a temporary sailing schedule beginning on Saturday, Jan. 4 through Jan. 20, 2020, as construction to replace the state’s seismically vulnerable flagship ferry terminal moves forward.

Find out more about the temporary sailing schedule and ways to plan ahead. The temporary schedules can also be viewed on the regular Seattle/Bainbridge and Seattle/Bremerton schedule pages


[Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2019 07:17 PM]

Ana/SJs - Friday Harbor 11:05 a.m. Makes Unscheduled Stop at Lopez Island, 12/13

On Friday, December 13, the 11:05 a.m. sailing from Friday Harbor to Anacortes will make a pre-arranged, unscheduled stop at Lopez Island at approximately 11:30 a.m. This stop is to facilitate student participation in an athletic event on the mainland. This may delay the vessel's arrival in Anacortes by 5-10 minutes. 

[Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2019 04:53 PM]

PT/Coup - Tidal Cancellations for Friday, Dec. 13

Tidal currents will cancel one or more sailings from Port Townsend and Coupeville in December. Please see our Tidal Cancellations table for a complete list of affected dates and departures.

On Friday, December 13, due to tidal currents, the 8:30 p.m. from Port Townsend and the 9:10 p.m. from Coupeville are cancelled.  The final sailings of the day will be the Port Townsend 6:45 p.m. and Coupeville 7:30 p.m. Your alternate routes are Edmonds/Kingston and Mukilteo/Clinton.

[Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2019 03:42 PM]

All Routes - Update - Keller Ferry Out of Service Dec. 5 - Dec. 23

Beginning December 5 at 6:00 a.m., the Keller Ferry on SR 21 MP 106 that crosses the Columbia River north of Wilbur, is out of service for maintenance and repairs until 6 a.m. on December 23.

[Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2019 03:42 PM]

Muk/Clin - 124-Vehicle Kittitas Replaced the 144-Vehicle Suquamish, Dec. 8

Sunday, December 8, the 124-vehicle Kittitas replaced the 144-vehicle Suquamish due to pre-scheduled vessel maintenance.  This will reduce vessel capacity by 20 vehicles. Customers may want to give themselves extra travel time while the smaller vessel is on the route. We apologize for the inconvenience and will continue to send updates as they become available.

[Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2019 03:42 PM]

Ana/SJs/Sidney - International Service Resumed on Dec. 9

On Monday, December 9, vessel #1 Chelan resumed international service between Anacortes, Friday Harbor and Sidney B.C. following annual maintenance and inspection. Reservations are available online at TakeAFerry or by calling 206-464-6400 to speak with an Information Agent. We appreciate your patience and understanding during this recent downsizing due to maintenance demands throughout the WSF system.

Please note that returning to the regular Fall 2019 schedule eliminates additional sailings at 9:55 a.m. from Friday Harbor to Lopez and Anacortes, 10:40 a.m. Lopez to Anacortes (commercial only), 11:55 a.m. Anacortes to Lopez and Friday Harbor, and the 12:45 p.m. Lopez to Friday Harbor.


[Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2019 08:59 PM]

Sea/BI/Brem - New Elevators Open at Colman Dock

The new elevators at the Colman Dock terminal building are now open. The new elevators are located at the southwest corner of the terminal, next to the Pier 50 passenger-only dock. You can reach the elevators from the southwest corner of Alaskan Way and Yesler Way, by following the sidewalk west past the passenger-only ferry terminal. The old elevators on Alaskan Way are closed.

Walk-on passengers have the following options to enter and exit Colman Dock: 

  1. The pedestrian bridge between Colman Dock and and First Ave at Marion Street.
  2. Elevators and stairs at the southwest corner of the dock near the new passenger-only ferry dock at Pier 50.
  3. Stairs on Alaskan Way near Columbia Street connecting the street to the terminal level.

For more information about changes for walk-on passengers in Seattle, visit: http://bit.ly/ColmanWalkOnChanges

[Last Updated: Sunday, November 24, 2019 09:54 PM]

Sea/BI/Brem - LimePod Car-Sharing Vehicles Cannot Board State Ferries

LimePod car-sharing vehicles will need to stay in Seattle until further notice. Currently, the vehicles become disabled while sailing across the Puget Sound. Customers driving these vehicles should give themselves extra time to park their vehicle and walk aboard or find other means to drive on Bremerton or Bainbridge-bound ferries.