There are 6 ways to get from Tacoma to Friday Harbor by bus, ferry, plane, train or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, ferry  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Commerce St Transfer Area - Zone D to 4th Ave & Cherry St 594
  2. Take the ferry from Seattle Clipper Terminal to Friday Harbor Seattle to Friday Harbor

$61 - $62

Cheapest option

Bus to Seattle Boeing Field, fly to Friday Harbor  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Pacific Ave & S 14th St to 4th Ave S & Jackson St
  2. Fly from Seattle Boeing Field (BFI) to Friday Harbor (FRD) BFI - FRD

$25 - $207

4 alternative options

Bus to Seattle/Lake Union - Seaplane Terminal, fly to Friday Harbor/Marina  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Pacific Ave & S 14th St to 4th Ave S & Jackson St
  2. Take the plane from Seattle/Lake Union - Seaplane Terminal to Friday Harbor/Marina

$272 - $273

Train to Seattle/Lake Union - Seaplane Terminal, fly to Friday Harbor/Marina  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Tacoma Dome Station to King Street Station
  2. Take the plane from Seattle/Lake Union - Seaplane Terminal to Friday Harbor/Marina

$274 - $275

Bus to Seattle Boeing Field, fly to Eastsound, ferry  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Pacific Ave & S 14th St to 4th Ave S & Jackson St
  2. Fly from Seattle Boeing Field (BFI) to Eastsound (ESD) BFI - ESD
  3. Take the ferry from Orcas Island to Friday Harbor

$60 - $251

Shuttle, ferry  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from SeaTac Airport to Anacortes Ferry Dock Anacortes Northbound
  2. Take the ferry from Anacortes to Friday Harbor Anacortes - Friday Harbor

$53 - $93

Questions & Answers

The distance between Tacoma and Friday Harbor is 93 miles.

The best way to get from Tacoma to Friday Harbor without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 5 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to get from Tacoma to Friday Harbor, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Boeing Field Airport to Friday Harbor Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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Kenmore Air offers flights from Seattle Boeing Field Airport to Friday Harbor Airport.

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There are 58+ hotels available in Friday Harbor. Prices start at $174 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tacoma to Friday Harbor.
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  • Distance: 93 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 52 min

What companies run services between Tacoma, WA, USA and Friday Harbor, WA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Tacoma to Friday Harbor. However, you can take the bus to 4th Ave & Cherry St, take the walk to 3rd Ave & James St, take the line 24 bus to 3rd Ave & Vine St, take the walk to Seattle Clipper Terminal, then take the ferry to Friday Harbor. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Tacoma to Friday Harbor via 4th Ave S & Jackson St, 4th Ave S & S Jackson St, Westlake Ave N & Highland Dr, and Seattle/Lake Union - Seaplane Terminal in around 3 h 21 min.

Airlines
Kenmore Air
Website
kenmoreair.com
Flights from Seattle Boeing Field to Friday Harbor
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $200
Flights from Seattle Boeing Field to Eastsound
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $200
Train operators
Bus operators
Sound Transit
Phone
+1 206-398-5000
Website
soundtransit.org
Bus from Commerce St Transfer Area - Zone D to 4th Ave & Cherry St
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
soundtransit.org
Bus from Pacific Ave & S 14th St to 4th Ave S & Jackson St
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
soundtransit.org
BellAir Airporter Shuttle
Phone
+1 866-235-5247
Email
shuttle@airporter.com
Website
airporter.com
Shuttle from SeaTac Airport to Anacortes Ferry Dock
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
airporter.com
Ferry operators
Victoria Clipper
Phone
+1 800-888-2535
Website
clippervacations.com
Ferry from Seattle Clipper Terminal to Friday Harbor
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
clippervacations.com
Washington State Ferries
Website
wsdot.com
Ferry from Orcas Island to Friday Harbor
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
wsdot.com
Ferry from Anacortes to Friday Harbor
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
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 Friday Harbor/Marina
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$266
Schedules at
kenmoreair.com

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