Seattle to Orcas Island and Friday Harbor by Amtrak Train and Ferry

For reservations call:



or email us at:




Discount Fares

How low can they go?

2 for 1 fares
(per person)

$41   Coach
$53   Business Class

SOLO Fares

$68   Coach
$80   Business Class

Discount fares shown are one-way and are the lowest adult fare per person possible for each schedule.  2 for 1 Fares require two people to travel together.  Fares are higher for popular departures, northbound departures, and for bookings made fewer than 14 days prior to the date of departure.



Standard Fares

$216  Coach

$240  Business Class

$476  First Class

Taking the Train from Seattle to Friday Harbor and Orcas Island in the San Juans


Anyone wishing to travel from Seattle by train to Friday Harbor or Orcas must travel part-way by ferry.   Connections are provided between  Amtrak and the San Juan Islands ferry piers.  The cost of the connecting car and ferry services is included in your fare.  

Amtrak Cascades trains offer an upper (UC) and a lower (LC) class of service. Passengers traveling to Orcas or Friday Harbor from  Seattle can choose between coach and Business Class.  Food service is available.  Other trains and Amtrak buses are also available.

        Daily          Daily          Daily         Friday     SUMMER

      7:45 AM    12:25 PM    4:40 PM     6:50 PM    Seattle

    10:05 AM      2:45 PM    7:10 PM     9:20 PM    Anacortes

    11:25 AM      4:50 PM    8:25 PM   12:30 AM*  Orcas

      1:00 PM      5:50 PM    9:25 PM     1:10 AM*  Friday Harbor

        Daily          Daily        Daily

     5:45 AM     11:00 AM    3:45 PM  Friday Harbor

                      12:05 PM    5:15 PM  Orcas

      8:00 AM      2:45 PM    7:00 PM  Anacortes

    10:55 AM      5:30 PM   10:00 PM  Seattle

Spring/Fall           Daily          Daily          Daily         Friday   

Seattle                7:45 AM     12:25 PM   4:40 PM     6:50 PM

Anacortes          10:05 AM      2:45 PM    7:10 PM     9:20 PM

Orcas                11:50 AM      4:45 PM    9:55 PM   11:55 PM

Friday Harbor      2:00 PM      5:50 PM    9:45 PM   12:35 AM*

                             Daily          Daily        Daily

Friday Harbor      5:45 AM    11:05 AM    4:15 PM

Orcas                                   12:40 PM    5:15 PM 

Anacortes            8:00 AM      2:45 PM    7:00 PM

Seattle              10:55 AM      5:30 PM  10:00 PM 



Spring    4/2/17-6/24/17

Summer 6/25/17-9/30/17



Season dates are determined by Washington State Ferries and become publicly available about one month prior to commencement