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“puget sound”(687 reviews)
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801 Alaskan Way, Pier 52, Seattle, WA 98104-1410
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Reviewed today

Ferry was on time, boarding process was quick and orderly. Great way to see the skyline of this amazing city.

Thank Christine A
Reviewed today

This is an amazing and unique way to get around the Seattle area and get a feel for its beauty. Clean and standing and sitting space both inside and out. Great way to travel with a family. Interesting and beautiful!

Thank Annie19a
Reviewed yesterday

By all means,take the Bainbridge ferry,even if you just ride over and return. Spectacular view of the city and the shoreline. Always a great place to people watch.So easy to do if you are just a "walk on" and not do a car!

Thank musiccityMike
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was so cool and special for us, this was my husbands first time on a ferris wheel. It was very romantic.

Thank Coopercar
Reviewed 2 days ago

We took a day trip from Seattle to Bainbridge Island aboard the Washington State Ferries. The ride was relaxing with nice views of the Seattle skyline. The vessel was clean and spacious with a nice snack bar. Indoor and outdoor seating was available. We chose...More

Thank Corihi
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The ferry service from Coupeville to Port Townsend and back is excellent. When going from Coupeville we reserved our trip, at the cost of 8$. We didn't make a reservation on our way back from Port Townsend to Coupeville and ended up o the waiting...More

Thank Ayelet_Linik
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I love the the WA ferries. They are expensive, but I suppose they cost a lot to run and maintain. The views of the city and Sound are phenomenal. We like to get a book and ride the ferry for a day outing. You used...More

Thank teacher82018
Reviewed 3 days ago

Easy to get tickets, very easy boarding and disembarking, people were very friendly at all the counters

Thank ibbarb
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Washington ferries from Seattle to the islands as well as the ferries to Victoria BC are a great way to travel. You may even have an occasional sighting of orcas or seals along the way. The ferries have indoor and outdoor ares to sit...More

Thank Janet L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were initially going to take either the one hour tour of Seattle or the two and a half hour tour of the locks. We happened to stop at the information booth by Pike’s Market and asked the gentleman which tour he preferred. He said...More

Thank Andrea60
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16 September 2018|
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Response from geraldh463 | Reviewed this property |
The only option Mary left out would be to drive to Port Townsend over the Tacoma Narrows bridge. Being a local, that's the way I'd do it. You avoid all the traffic on N I5 and the Narrows bridge is closer to Seatac and your... More
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Response from Lisa R | Reviewed this property |
So glad others answered cause I didn’t know that but now I’d like to visit orcas island now sounds exciting
Elliott B
14 August 2018|
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Response from Paula L | Reviewed this property |
This crossing has a direct route that takes approx 30 min. If they stop at Vashon, which is a couple of times per day, each way, then 40-45 min. The schedule listed will denote if it stops at Vashon also. Please be aware... More