Getting to Friday Harbor, SJI
The Several Ways to Get to San Juan Island
Travel by Car
Prior to traveling by car to San Juan Island, make sure you make a ferry reservation – WashDot/Ferries
Note: if you plan to park your car at the ferry terminal and walk on the ferry (recommended on busy holiday weekends), you do not need a reservation.
From Seattle, drive North on Interstate 5 to Anacortes, Washington, follow the signs to the San Juan Islands Ferry. Purchase your ticket at the toll booth and follow instructions to the Friday Harbor lanes. The ferry staff will assist you for boarding and departing the ferry in Friday Harbor.