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We were traveling during summer time and booked the ferry a few weeks before we arrived. The ferry service between Port Townsend and Coupeville was impeccable. It was amazing how quickly the ferry was load and unload. We enjoyed a speedy crossing. Highly recommended.
If you want to avoid the heavy Seattle traffic heading north to Vancouver BC when visiting the Olympic peninsula try the Whidbey island route to I-5 and leave from Port Townsend and take the boat to Whidbey and drive the length island over Deception Pass...More
Typical of the good Seattle/Washington Stare ferry system. But this ferry can be very busy, especially when there are festivals or on summer weekends and holidays so reservations are highly recommended.
The summer is a busy time and it’s not pleasant to miss ferries so be sure to book in advance. If you do miss one, they allow you to exit when traffic allows and get a refund. The Port Townsend to Whidbey Island Run is...More
I have a mixed review. The fee taker was very nice and helpful and accurate. However, our other party in a different line was charged 2x for their vehicle and had to deal with getting that corrected.
Not really knowing how the ferries work, we...More
We made reservations online for our ferry to Coupeville. Our reservations were for the last trip which was 8:30 pm.
There is construction on the Main Street of Port Townsend which makes things a little confusing. When you enter town you are advised to take...More
There are earlier comments about the service and mishandling of reservations. We had no such problems. We made our Rez online and purchased our tickets at the same time. Arriving 40 minutes ahead as requested, the kiosk was helpful and patient with our questions. Loading...More
The actual ferry trip was fine but their record keeping is spoty and they may charge you a no show fee in addition to the regular fair even if you show up on time and hand them your reservation form. If you pay in cash,...More