Albany Salem and Portland Oregon to Friday Harbor and Orcas Island

For reservations call:

800-457-3549 8am to 6pm PDT

812-935-7960 other hours

or email us now at:

Traveling from Portland, Eugene, & Salem Oregon to Friday Harbor & Orcas by train and ferry is a popular way to go.  Trains and ferries operate all year.  Trains from Portland, Eugene, and Salem Oregon offer both Economy and the even more comfortable Business Class.  Plenty of room to stretch your legs and stroll down to the Bistro car for food and beverages.  Food and drink are also available on board the ferries to Friday Harbor, Orcas, Lopez, and Shaw.  Included in your ticket is convenient car service operating directly between Amtrak stations and the ferry terminal in Anacortes.

For reservations call:

800-457-3549 8am to 6pm PDT

or 812-935-7960


or email us at:


Fares shown are one-way and are the lowest adult fare per person possible for each schedule.  Friend Fares require two people to travel together.  Fares are higher for popular departures and for bookings made fewer than 5 days prior to the date of departure




Spring    March 20--June 11 2016

Summer June 12--September 17 2016

Fall        September 20 2015--December 26 2015

Winter   December 27, 2015-March 19, 2016

Getting to Orcas Island and Friday Harbor in the San Juan Islands by train and ferry

Eugene to the San Juan Islands by train and ferry
Albany to the San Juan Islands by train and ferry
Salem to the San Juan Islands by train and ferry
Portland to the San Juan Islands by train and ferry



Eugene               5:30AM    5:30AM    8:25AM     9:00AM   11:40AM

Albany                6:13AM    6:20AM    9:20AM     9:43AM   12:35PM

Salem            6:42AM  6:55AM 10:00AM 10:12AM   1:05PM
Portland         8:20AM  8:20AM 12:00NO 12:00NO   2:50PM
Lopez             5:50PM  5:50PM   9:50PM   9:50PM  12:00MI
Orcas             4:50PM  4:50PM   8:25PM   8:25PM  12:30AM*
Friday Harbor  5:50PM  5:50PM   9:25PM   9:25PM   1:10AM*


                              2-for-1 Fares (per person)

                                                starting at


Eugene                  $  99         $142         $102 
Albany                   $  97         $135         $  95

Salem                    $  93         $130         $  90

Portland                 $  84         $114         $  74


Spring/Fall                12345              67                 12345                  67                   5

Eugene          5:30AM  5:30AM    8:25AM    9:00AM  11:25AM

Albany           6:13AM  6:20AM    9:20AM    9:43AM  12:20PM

Salem            6:42AM  6:55AM   10:00AM  10:12AM  12:55PM

Portland         8:20AM  8:20AM   12:00NO  12:00NO   2:40PM

Anacortes       2:55PM  2:55PM     7:19PM    7:19PM   9:27PM

Lopez             5:20PM  5:20PM     9:15PM    9:15PM 11:25PM

Orcas             4:45PM  4:45PM     9:55PM    9:55PM 11:55PM

Friday Harbor  3:45PM  3:45PM     9:45PM    9:45PM 12:35AM*

 Reverse Portland Oregon to Friday Harbor and Orcas by train and ferry

Lowest fares shown cannot be purchased fewer than 14 days prior to departure, are totally nonrefundable, and availability is limited.

Higher partially-refundable fares are also available

SUMMER             DAILY        DAILY        DAILY


Friday Harbor  5:45AM   8:05AM 11:00AM

Orcas                           8:50AM 12:05PM
Lopez             6:25AM   7:15AM 10:45AM
Portland         3:05PM    5:50PM   9:45PM
Salem            4:45PM    7:12PM  11:20PM
Albany                 5:20PM      7:41PM    11:59PM
Eugene                6:10PM      8:40PM    12:50AM*
                                2-for-1 Fares (per person)
                                                starting at
Eugene                  $  89         $144         $  86
Albany                   $  82         $142         $  84

Salem                    $  77         $138         $  80

Portland                 $  61         $129         $  71




Friday Harbor  5:45AM  8:05AM 11:35AM

Orcas                           8:45AM 12:25PM
Lopez             6:30AM   9:30AM   1:35PM
Anacortes       8:02AM 11:10AM   2:45PM    
Portland         3:05PM    5:50PM   9:45PM
Salem            4:45PM    7:12PM 11:20PM
Albany                 5:20PM      7:41PM  11:59PM
Eugene                6:10PM      8:40PM  12:50AM*