Schedules & Fares

2017 Passenger Only Ferry Service

Victoria Clipper passenger-only ferry service with year-round daily departures to Victoria, BC and seasonal (May - Oct) daily departures to the San Juan Islands.

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Ferry Schedule

2017 DepartSeattle ArriveVictoria DepartVictoria ArriveSeattle
January 1 – March 31* 8:00 AM 10:45 AM 5:00 PM 7:45 PM
April 1 – May 5 8:00 AM 10:45 AM 6:00 PM 8:45 PM
May 6 – June 23 7:30 AM 10:30 AM 11:30 AM 2:15 PM
3:15 PM 6:00 PM 7:00 PM 9:45 PM
June 24 – August 20 7:30 AM 10:30 AM 11:30 AM 2:15 PM
** not available Tues/Wed/Thurs **9:00 AM 11:45 AM **4:30 PM 7:15 PM
3:15 PM 6:00 PM 7:00 PM 9:45 PM
August 21 – September 24 7:30 AM 10:30 AM 11:30 AM 2:15 PM
3:15 PM 6:00 PM 7:00 PM 9:45 PM
September 25 – October 15 *8:00 AM 10:45 AM 6:00 PM 8:45 PM
October 16 – February 28, 2018 *8:00 AM 10:45 AM *5:00 PM 7:45 PM


Seattle / Victoria Round-Trip Fares

2017 Adv. Purchase ◊ 7-days2-days
AdultsAdults
Adults Child (1-11)
January 1 to February 28* $109 $125 $149 $74.50
March 1 to April 30 $129 $145 $165 $83
May 1 to June 15 $139 $149 $179 $89.50
June 16 to Sept 4 $149 $159 $185 $92.50
Sept 5 to Oct 31 $129 $145 $165 $82.50
Nov 1 to Dec 31 $109 $125 $149 $74.50

Seattle / Victoria One-Way Fares

2017 Adults Child (1-11)
January 1 to February 28* $95 $47.50
March 1 to April 30 $99 $49.50
May 1 to Sept 4 $109 $54.50
Sept 5 to Oct 31 $99 $49.50
Nov 1 to Dec 31 $95 $47.50

Special Victoria Origination Round-Trip Fares

2017 Adv. Purchase ◊ 2-days
January 1 to April 30* $99
May 1 to 31 $109
June 1 to October 31 $119
November 1 to December 31* $95

Fare Notes

7 AND 2-DAY ADVANCE PURCHASE (AP) Round-Trip only

Adult: Rates are $10.00 higher for Saturday departures from Seattle, and Sunday departures from Victoria.

Special Victoria Origination Fares valid when originating travel in Victoria and traveling round trip, with min. two day advance purchase.

Child (1-11 yrs old): Children pay 50% of adult fare.

PACKAGES: Children pay 50% of adult fare when booked in conjunction with an overnight package.

All fares include applicable taxes. A security fee will be added to all Seattle/Victoria fares & packages.

Non-cancelable; date, voyage restrictions may apply. Actual fares may vary based on booking and travel dates.

Group rates available for 20+ people, traveling together.

On Sep 30, Oct 1, Oct 7 and Oct 8 the departure will be at 7:30 am. No Service December 25, 2017 and Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from January 9 - February 8, 2018 (dates subject to change). Thanksgiving (Nov 24) and Christmas Eve (Dec 24) departures from Victoria will be at 12:00 pm.

All rates in US Dollars.

Subject to change.

Ferry Schedule: May 19 – June 14

2017 DepartSeattle ArriveFri.Harbor optionalWhale & Sealife Search DepartFri.Harbor ArriveSeattle
Thursday – Monday Only 8:15AM 11:45AM 12:00PM to 2:30PM 5:00PM 7:45PM

Ferry Schedule: June 15 to September 4

2017 DepartSeattle ArriveFri.Harbor optionalWhale & Sealife Search DepartFri.Harbor ArriveSeattle
Daily 8:15AM 11:45AM 12:00PM to 2:30PM 5:00PM 7:45PM

Ferry Schedule: September 5 to October 8

2017 DepartSeattle ArriveFri.Harbor optionalWhale & Sealife Search DepartFri.Harbor ArriveSeattle
Saturday & Sunday Only 8:15AM 11:45AM 12:00PM to 2:30PM 5:00PM 7:45PM

Schedule Notes

Northbound sailing via Deception Pass. Southbound direct from Friday Harbor to Seattle. Times are approximate to allow for optimal whale viewing.

Vessel substitutions and/or weather could affect route & sailing times. Schedule subject to WUTC approval. Subject to change.

Seattle / San Juan Round-Trip Fares Including Whale Watch

2017 Adv. Purchase~AdultChild (1-11) Adults Child (1-11)
May 19 – June 14 (Thursday – Monday only) $99 $25 $112 $72
June 15 to September 4 (Mon) $126 $25 $166 $83
June 15 to September 4 (Tue-Thu) $99 $25 $166 $83
June 15 to September 4 (Fri-Sun) $138 $25 $166 $83
September 5 to October 8 (Sat-Sun) $99 $25 $112 $72

Seattle / San Juan Round-Trip Fares Ferry Only

2017 Adv. Purchase~AdultChild (1-11) Adults Child (1-11)
May 19 – June 14 (Thur-Mon) $81 $0 $94 $47
June 15 – Sept 4 (Mon - Thur) $87.50 $0 $100 $50
June 15 – Sept 4 (Fri - Sun) $97.50 $0 $100 $50
Sept 5 – Oct 8 (Sat -Sun only) $81 $0 $94 $47

Seattle / San Juan One-Way Fares Including Whale Watch

2017 Adults Child (1-11)
May 19 – June 14 (Thur-Mon) $73 $52.50
June 15 to September 4 $121 $60.50
September 5 to October 8 (Sat-Sun) $73 $52.50

Seattle / San Juan One-Way Fares Ferry Only

2017 Adults Child (1-11)
May 19 – October 8 $55 $27.50

Whale & Sealife Search Only*

2017 Adults Child (1-11)
May 19 to October 8 $75 $37.50


Schedule Notes

Departs Friday Harbor at 12:00 pm and returns at 2:30 pm. Please call for reservations and availability.

Whale sightings guaranteed: If you do not see whales during the Whale & Sealife Search, you will receive a coupon for a complimentary trip.

CHILDREN (1-11 yrs old) $25 with 1-day advance purchase round-trip adult fares when booked in conjunction with whale watching or an overnight package. 1 child per paying adult, additional children at an extra cost.

Advisory: Due to the time spent on the boat during this nearly 12 hour San Juan Island day trip with Whale Watching, it is not recommended for children under 6. Adults traveling with young children should plan accordingly by bringing books, videos, games, toys etc. to assist in keeping them occupied. There is a great deal to see throughout the day but it may be more than a young child can appreciate.

Prices are in US Dollars and include tax. 1-day advance purchase, date and voyage restrictions may apply. Child fare not available for youth groups. Changes or cancellations received 2 or more days before tour start date are fully refundable. 1 day prior to tour start date, the reservation is non-refundable.

A $2.60 pp/RT Port fee and $2 pp/RT security fee will be added to all Friday Harbor fares, until further notice.

NOTE: Ferry Service between Seattle/Victoria, BC and Seattle/San Juan Island are passenger service only. No vehicles.

Fares subject to WUTC approval but may include a whale watching component not subject to UTC.

Subject to change.

Only dates with additional departures are shown * Additional sailing

Departures From Seattle

Departures From Victoria

September 2 Sat 7:30 AM, 3:15 PM
9:00 AM*
September 2 Sat 11:30 AM, 7:00 PM
September 4 Mon 7:30 AM, 3:15 PM September 4 Mon 4:30 PM*
11:30 AM, 7:00 PM
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