2017

Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 09:22

EDMONDS – Although it’s been said many times, many ways – expect crowds and lines during peak ferry travel times this weekend. But this is no ordinary weekend – thousands more will be sailing for Christmas with reduced vehicle capacity on two routes.

Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 08:24

SEATTLE – There will be an addition to the iconic exterior of a couple Washington state ferries for the month of November. It’s not a late Halloween costume, but a symbol of support for men’s health.

Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 13:14

SEATTLE – The Fauntleroy/Vashon/Southworth route will return to a three-boat summer schedule starting Friday, Sept. 8.

Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 09:12

SEATTLE – More than 400,000 people are projected to ride a ferry over the next five days. That’s equal to six sellout crowds at CenturyLink Field for a Seahawks game – and part of the reason passengers should allow for extra travel time during the Labor Day weekend.

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 10:26

BAINBRIDGE ISLAND – During a scheduled inspection early this morning, Washington State Ferries maintenance crews on the Hyak discovered a problem with a vessel service generator, which provides electricity to the boat. Based on the inspection, crews decided to replace the generator immediately.

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 09:49

Tribal leaders and elected officials joined Washington State Ferries today to celebrate construction of the new Mukilteo ferry terminal.

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 16:06

ANACORTES – Anyone who has had issues with their vehicle’s coolant system knows it could be a serious problem. That’s why Washington State Ferries maintenance crews are taking the Hyak out of service next Wednesday, Aug. 30.

Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 17:18

Dive inspectors uncovered more damage than expected to the boat, one of two vessels that typically run on the Port Townsend/Coupeville route. As a result, a series of ferry moves are planned to beef up the route ahead of a busy Saturday and Sunday.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 14:31

The Anacortes/San Juan Islands ferry route resumes its regular Summer 2017 schedule on Saturday, July 29.

Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 17:26

The Anacortes/San Juan Islands ferry route will operate on an emergency schedule through at least the end of the month due to the breakdown of the Yakima.

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