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Terminal Conditions

Approximate Vehicle Spaces Available in Holding Area
Note: Vehicles in line that have not been processed through a tollbooth are not counted here. Please view cameras for additional vehicles queued outside the terminal holding area which will subtract from the listed available space.

Space Availability Legend

  • 60%-100%
  • 10%-60%
  • 0%-10%
  • Cancelled / Unavailable

Ferry Alert Bulletins

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Directions and Transportation Connections

  • Northbound/from Clinton ferry terminal - follow Highway 525 north, turn left onto Highway 20 and then follow the signs to the Coupeville ferry terminal.

    Southbound/from Oak Harbor - follow Highway 20 southbound going past the town of Coupeville. Then continue to follow signage on Highway 20 to the Coupeville ferry terminal.

    Upon arriving at terminal use the vehicle turn-around to change direction from north to south prior to your approach to the tollbooth.

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Security

WSF has implemented a U.S. Coast Guard approved security plan, for more information please click on the security link: Security

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Ferry Advisory Committee (FAC)

  • Contact your local Ferry Advisory Committee FAC

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Tourist Information

Parking
Parking is available along the road and also available at the State Park. Please note that secured parking is not available.

Motorcycles
While motorcycles are not, by Washington Administrative Code (WAC 468-300-700), a preferential loading category of users, they are often loaded prior to automobiles for operational and staging purposes. Arrival at the dock after vehicle load has commenced requires motorcycles to wait until all cars have been loaded for the next motorcycle loading opportunity. Motorcycles should proceed while on the dock at no more than 10 mph. Use caution when car decks are wet. The following information details specific staging for this terminal:

Motorcycle Fare Purchase/Redemption
Purchase tickets at the auto tollbooths, at the kiosk inside the terminal waiting room, or online in advance.

Motorcycle Entry/Staging
Bypass line to access tollbooth for staging directions.

Motorcycle Loading
Loaded after bicycles and up to 6 vehicles; late arriving motorcycles are loaded at end of vehicle load as space permits.

Motorcycle Special Communication
This route operates on a reservation system. To make a reservation call 1-888-808-7977 or book online. You may arrive as a standby without a reservation, but reservations are recommended.

Trucks
WSF requires trucks with a gross vehicle weight of over 80,000 lbs and/or over 8’6” wide to have “travel approval” before crossing any of our routes. Vessels on this route have a limited height clearance and trucks may be loaded out of sequence.

Trucks that have a gross vehicle weight of over 80,000 lbs but are hauling less than 80,000 lbs will need to provide a weight slip.

Please fill out our Oversized/Overweight Vehicle Travel Request Form by downloading a .pdf version of the form and fax it to us at (206) 515-3846. Please allow three business days for completion and approval. You can contact us at anytime for status updates at (206) 464-6400 (Seattle).

Reservations are required for trucks, trailers or RV's at least 1 day prior to sailing. To make reservations you can call 206-464-6400 or 1-888-808-7977 (WA, BC).

Bikes
Bicyclists may bypass the line of vehicle traffic to get onto the ferry dock but must go through the tollbooth, using the window on the opposite side from vehicles. Bicyclists should arrive 20 minutes prior to departure time to be loaded at the beginning of loading process. Reservations are not needed. If a bicyclist arrives after vehicle loading has begun, they will be loaded at the end of the load. Bicycles can load to the upper deck where there are 10 racks and enough space for 50 bikes or on the car deck. Riders should walk their bikes on and off the ferry to avoid injuring passengers. There is one rack at the terminal which holds 6 bikes)

HOV
For information or to register for our Rideshare program, check online at: Rideshare

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Terminal Features and Amenities

  • Overhead Passenger Loading: No
  • Elevator: No
  • Waiting Room: Yes
  • Food Service: No. Vessel Galley Hours of Operation:
    Food service on Port Townsend/Coupeville route is available for the Late Fall schedule Oct. 13 - Dec. 27.


    The galley will be closed for the winter, Dec. 27 through Mar. 21, 2015.
    #1 Vessel:
  • Daily: 6:30am - 7:30pm
    Snack and beverage machines are also available on board the vessels.


  • Restrooms: Yes

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Fare Discounts

We offer seniors (65+), persons with disabilities, and passengers with a Medicare card or other eligibility verification, travel at half the regular passenger fare. We offer special fares for youth 6-18 years of age. Children ages 0-5 travel free.

Multi-ride cards are good for 90 days from the date of purchase and are non-refundable.

For fares, check on line at: Fares

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Transit Options

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Lost and Found

All lost & found items on this route are turned into the Port Townsend Terminal. You can reach the Lost & Found Department at 206-515-3439. Their hours of operation are 10:00am - 6:00pm Thursday-Monday and closed on Tuesday and Wednesday. Our Information Agents can also assist you with lost & found inquiries from 7:00am through 6:45pm at 206-464-6400 or 1-888-808-7977.

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