There are 2 ways to get from Port Angeles to Orcas Island by car ferry, ferry, bus and ferry or plane

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Car ferry, ferry  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Port Angeles to Victoria
  2. Take the ferry from Sidney B.C. to Friday Harbor
  3. Take the ferry from Friday Harbor to Orcas Island

$38 - $94

1 alternative option

Bus and ferry, fly  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Port Angeles, WA to Seattle, WA - AMTRAK
  2. Take the plane from Seattle/Lake Union - Seaplane Terminal to Deer Harbor

$338 - $404

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Port Angeles to Orcas Island is to car ferry and ferry which costs $35 - $95 and takes 7 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Port Angeles to Orcas Island is to bus and ferry and fly which costs $330 - $410 and takes 6 h 11 min.

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The distance between Port Angeles and Orcas Island is 44 miles.

The best way to get from Port Angeles to Orcas Island without a car is to car ferry and ferry which takes 7 h 48 min and costs $35 - $95.

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It takes approximately 7 h 48 min to get from Port Angeles to Orcas Island, including transfers.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Orcas Island. Prices start at $177 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Port Angeles to Orcas Island.
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  • Distance: 43.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 48 min

What companies run services between Port Angeles, WA, USA and Orcas Island, WA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Port Angeles to Orcas Island. However, you can take the car ferry to Victoria, take the walk to Legislature Terminus Bay C, take the line 72 bus to Fifth at Ocean, take the walk to Sidney B.C., take the ferry to Friday Harbor, then take the ferry to Orcas Island. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Port Angeles to Orcas Island via Seattle, WA - AMTRAK, 4th Ave S & S Jackson St, Westlake Ave N & Highland Dr, and Seattle/Lake Union - Seaplane Terminal in around 6 h 11 min.

Bus operators
Dungeness Line - Olympic
Phone
+1 360-417-0700
Website
dungeness-line.com
Bus and ferry from Port Angeles, WA to Seattle, WA - AMTRAK
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Schedules at
olympicbuslines.com
Ferry operators
Black Ball Ferry Line
Website
cohoferry.com
Car ferry from Port Angeles to Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $70
Schedules at
cohoferry.com
Book at
cohoferry.com
Adult
$19
Vehicle & Passenger
$66
Motorcycle & Passenger
$37
Washington State Ferries
Website
wsdot.com
Ferry from Sidney B.C. to Friday Harbor
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
wsdot.com
Ferry from Friday Harbor to Orcas Island
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
wsdot.com
Other operators
Kenmore Air
Phone
866.435.9524
Email
customerservice@kenmoreair.com
Website
kenmoreair.com
Plane from Seattle/Lake Union - Seaplane Terminal to Deer Harbor
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$296
Schedules at
kenmoreair.com

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