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[Last Updated: Sunday, June 16, 2024 09:18 AM]

PT/Coupe-Port Townsend/Coupeville Route Out of Service--Crewing

The M/V Kennewick is out of service due to a shortage of crew until further notice. All reservation holders will be loaded on a first come first served basis. Dispatch is working hard to fill the position. Updates will occur when more information is available.


[Last Updated: Saturday, June 15, 2024 02:09 PM]

All Routes - Summer Sailing Schedule Begins on Sunday, June 16

Our summer sailing schedule starts tomorrow, Sunday, June 16. The change in season will bring modifications to our daily four-boat timetables on our Anacortes/San Juan Islands route and an added roundtrip sailing between Vashon and Fauntleroy midday on Fridays.


[Last Updated: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 12:01 PM]

Reminder: Upcoming Virtual Public Meetings on June 17 and 18

Next week on Monday, 6/17 and Tuesday, 6/18 WSF Staff will host virtual public meetings to take questions and update community members on the latest at Washington State Ferries. To register for these upcoming meetings go to: https://wsdot.wa.gov/travel/washington-state-ferries/about-us/community-participation.


[Last Updated: Sunday, June 16, 2024 05:39 AM]

Sea/BI-Update: ADA: Overhead Passenger Loading at BI Back in Service

The overhead loading facility at the Bainbridge Island Terminal is back in service.  Updates will occur when conditions change.


[Last Updated: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 05:03 PM]

Vashon Terminal Cameras Experiencing Issues

Some of the Vashon Terminal cameras are out of service. Our IT team is working to restore them.

We will continue to send updated travel information as it becomes available. Customers can check the online schedule for more information on scheduled upcoming sailings and also view the real-time travel map for live boat location information.


[Last Updated: Saturday, June 15, 2024 02:17 PM]

Faunt/VA/SW - Unscheduled 3rd Boat on Triangle Route to Run Weekdays

Beginning with our summer schedule, we will operate an unscheduled third ferry weekdays on our Fauntleroy/Vashon/Southworth route when crewing and a vessel are available.

This boat will sail around the other two scheduled vessels to help move more riders and keep the two-boat schedule on time. You can use our real-time map to track all our ferries in service.


[Last Updated: Friday, June 14, 2024 06:30 PM]

Faunt/VA/SW-Southworth Terminal Building Temporarily Closed for Maintenance

Our Southworth terminal building is temporarily closed for maintenance work. Crews are repairing the roof and replacing wooden decking around the structure with concrete. Work is expected to be completed with the building reopening in early July.

To purchase tickets, please use the auto tollbooths or purchase them online. Portable restrooms are available near the bus stop in the parking lot. 


[Last Updated: Friday, June 14, 2024 06:20 PM]

Sea/BI/Brem - South End Elevators Closed on June 17 for Maintenance

On Monday, June 17 from 6:00 a.m. to noon, the elevators on the view deck (south side) at Colman Dock will be closed for construction work. Please use the elevators in the entry building (located along Alaskan Way) during this time.


[Last Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2024 08:09 AM]

Edm/King - Kingston Terminal Overhead Passenger Loading Out of Service

The overhead passenger loading bridge is out of service at the Kingston Terminal until further notice. Walk-on passengers will load and offload through the vessel car deck. Updates will occur as more information becomes available. 


[Last Updated: Sunday, June 09, 2024 04:06 PM]

Muk/Clin -ADA Alert -Tokitae Elevator Out of Service for Maintenance and Repairs

The #1 end elevator on the M/V Tokitae is out of service until further notice. The #2 end elevator is available for access to the upper decks.

There is an ADA restroom on the car deck that is available for customer use. Updates will occur as more information becomes available. 


[Last Updated: Sunday, June 09, 2024 04:00 PM]

Edm/King - ADA Alert -Puyallup Elevator Out of Service for Maintenance & Repair

The passenger elevator on M/V Puyallup is temporarily out of service for maintenance and repairs. The vessel does NOT have a small freight elevator for access to the upper decks.  Customers may use the stairs to access the upper decks for restroom access.

The vessel is not equipped with restrooms on the car deck. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.


[Last Updated: Saturday, June 01, 2024 04:43 PM]

Muk/Clin - ADA Alert: Clinton Terminal--Men's Restroom Unavailable

The Clinton Terminal Men's restroom is temporarily closed. There is a portable restroom on site. Updates will occur when conditions change.


[Last Updated: Friday, June 07, 2024 06:19 PM]

Sea/BI - ADA Alert: Elevator on Chimacum Temporarily Out of Service

The passenger elevator on the M/V Chimacum is temporarily out of service.  Customers may ask the crew for directions to the vessel service elevator. Technicians have been dispatched and updates will occur when more information is available.