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Washington State Ferries

801 Alaskan Way, Pier 52, Seattle, WA 98104-1410
+1 206-464-6400
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  • Very good27%
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“bainbridge island” (1,544 reviews)
“ferry ride” (603 reviews)
“puget sound” (681 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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801 Alaskan Way, Pier 52, Seattle, WA 98104-1410
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"bainbridge island"
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"ferry ride"
in 603 reviews
"puget sound"
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"round trip"
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"san juan islands"
in 320 reviews
"ferry service"
in 79 reviews
"olympic peninsula"
in 131 reviews
"friday harbor"
in 213 reviews
"day trip"
in 265 reviews
"smooth ride"
in 99 reviews
"beautiful scenery"
in 102 reviews
"washington state"
in 111 reviews
"great ride"
in 82 reviews
"seattle area"
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"sunny day"
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"mount rainier"
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"visiting seattle"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a nice ferry run the other day from Seattle to bremerton and then back to Seattle at Fauntleroy... Perfect runs..

Thank Don H
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Reviewed yesterday

I can't say enough about this ferry system. It's designed for commuting, but it also serves up some of the most beautiful scenery anywhere. Every time I take my kids to the islands of the Puget Sound for camping trips or whatever, I tell them...More

Thank Arty A
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I went to Poulsbo on a one day return trip. I went faster than taking the road and it was much cheaper than a Uber or a Taxi. 8 USD for a one way to Poulsbo but the Poulsbo-Seattle is free. So total price of...More

Thank okalito
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is more than a way to get back and forth across tge Puget Sound. It is tradition in the area since the mosquito fleet ran goods and passengers across the local waterways 100 years ago. The Washington State Ferries takes you places. Weather a...More

Thank boris1959
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Choppy day on the Puget Sound with whitecaps and big seas! Great trip with sweeping, outstandingly clear views of the Olympics. Up close views of waterfront homes, Bainbridge, and Seattle. Love the ferry. Met a very nice bomb-sniffing pup from the Washington State Patrol also....More

Thank Bibiepatate
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It was a nice experience travelling in the state ferries.they maintain perfect timing and cleanliness in their service.

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Why pay for expensive boat tour when you can go to Bainbridge & back for $8......+ cost of beer & Ivar’s chowder if you’re in the mood 😉

Thank Stempleman
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Taking the ferry from Seattle to Bainbridge was one of the highlights of our trip! The views are beautiful- Seattle has a beautiful skyline! We took the ferry over in the morning and spent the day shopping in the cute boutiques on Bainbridge and eating...More

Thank CallieCK
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Taking a ferry when being in SEA is a must. Excellent way to discover the city and its surroundings.

Thank Andreas V
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you’re a visitor, hop on the Bainbridge ferry from downtown, once across you can walk off and walk around the small town. Get lunch, shop, meander then an easy trip back to Seattle. Have a car? Even better. If planning on heading to the...More

Thank Betsy M
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Lynne Z
4 December 2017|
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Response from laurenvill | Reviewed this property |
Once you are on the islands, the ferry is free. We only had to pay when traveling to and from Seattle. Do not pay for what you do not need.
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James-S-Russell
26 November 2017|
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Response from BOC68 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about this specific route. If you call the Washington Ferry System, you can talk to a live person. They are very helpful in explaining routes, wait times and prices.
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sam0nty
11 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
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