Orcas/Friday Harbor/Lopez and Portland Oregon/Vancouver/Seattle/Port Angeles/Victoria BC

The San Juan Islands do not have passenger train service. Anyone wishing to travel to or from Eugene, Salem, Portland, Seattle, Port Angeles, or Vancouver by train must travel part-way by connecting road service and ferry. The cost of the connecting road and ferry services is included in the fare.  Ferry services operate all year to Orcas, Lopez, Shaw, and Friday Harbor. 

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 and extra ferries operate in the summer.  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.


Traveling from Seattle & Vancouver to Friday Harbor & Orcas by train and ferry is also popular.  Trains and ferries operate all year and extra ferries operate in the summer. Amtrak trains from Seattle and Vancouver also 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.  Additional frequencies from Seattle are offered using trains with only coach seating,  Amtrak trains with First Class private rooms, and Amtrak buses.  Ferry schedules change about every three months and are made available about one month before going into effect.  

For reservations call:

800-457-3549 8am to 6pm PDT

or 812-935-7960

 

or email us at:

reserve@catch-a-train.com

                  FARES

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

 

                  SEASONS

 

Spring    April 06--June 14 2014

Summer June 15--September 20 2014

Fall        September 21 2014--December 27 2014

Winter   January 12 2014--April 05 2014

Orcas and Friday Harbor by train


Portland Eugene and Salem Oregon to Friday Harbor and Orcas by train and ferry

(scroll down for schedules and fares from Oregon)

Victoria, BC to Friday Harbor and Orcas (please see our Victoria, BC page)


Seattle and Vancouver to Friday Harbor and Orcas by train Amtrak and ferry


Vancouver 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.

Bus departures must be purchased at least 21 days in advance--available only to US and Canadian residents


Vancouver BC     Lopez        Orcas         Friday Harbor  Spring & Fall
    leave                arrive        arrive             arrive          Friend Fare

  6:40am           11:25am    11:50am          2:00pm        $58

  5:45pm           11:25pm    11:55pm        12:35am        $58/Friday only

                                                                                  Summer

   6:40am            1:30pm    11:25am          1:00pm       $58
   7:30am             5:50pm     4:55pm           5:50pm       $91

   1:30pm            10:50pm   11:20pm          7:25pm       $78

   5:45pm          11:59pm    12:30am          1:10am       $58/Friday only

                                                                                  Winter

   6:40am          11:10am    12:30pm        11:40am       $58/Monday thru Friday            
   6:40am            1:30pm    11:05am        12:30pm       $58/Saturday & Sunday

                         
Seattle 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 availableFares for commuter schedules are not refundable


  Seattle               Lopez       Orcas        Friday Harbor   Spring & Fall
    leave                arrive        arrive             arrive         Friend Fare
   7:40am            11:25am   11:50am          2:00pm      $54
   8:50am              1:15pm     2:45pm Sun    3:45pm      $90
  12:40pm             5:20pm     4:45pm          5:50pm      $58
  1:40pm             5:20pm     7:35pm          5:50pm      $95
  5:05pm              9:15pm                          9:45pm      $83/Monday thru Friday
  5:35pm                               9:55pm                           $83/Monday thru Friday
  6:50pm            11:25pm   11:55pm        12:35am*     $54/Friday only
       
                                                                                 Summer
  7:40am             1:30pm    11:25am          1:00pm      $54
   8:50am              1:30pm     1:45pm          1:00pm      $90
  12:40pm             5:50pm     4:55pm          5:50pm      $58                 
  1:40pm             5:50pm     6:55pm          5:50pm      $95
  4:05pm                              8:25pm                          $83/Monday thru Friday 
  5:05pm                                                  9:25pm     $83/Monday thru Friday
  5:35pm              9:50pm    10:20pm                          $83/Monday thru Friday
  6:50pm            11:59pm    12:30am          1:10am     $54/Friday only
                                                                                 Winter
  7:40am            11:10am   12:30pm        11:40am      $54/Monday thru Friday
  7:40am              1:30pm   11:05am          2:30pm      $54/Saturday & Sunday 
   8:50am                                                   3:15pm     $90/Monday thru Friday
   8:50am               1:30pm     1:45pm          2:30pm     $90/Saturday & Sunday
  12:40pm              3:55pm     4:25pm          6:00pm      $58/Friday only

  12:40pm              3:55pm     4:25pm          7:05pm      $58/Monday thru Thursday

  12:40pm              6:10pm     4:20pm          5:00pm      $58/Saturday & Sunday 
   1:40pm             6:00pm                          7:05pm      $95/Monday thru Friday
   1:40pm             6:10pm     6:45pm          7:25pm      $95/Saturday & Sunday  
   4:05pm                               8:10pm                           $83/Monday thru Friday 
   4:33pm              8:35pm     9:05pm          9:45pm      $83/Friday only
   5:35pm              9:50pm    10:25pm        11:05pm      $83/Monday thru Friday


Reverse Seattle and Vancouver to Friday Harbor and Orcas by train Amtrak and ferry


Reverse Vancouver 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.

Bus trips must be purchased at least 21 days in advance--available only to US and Canadian residents


Friday Harbor    Orcas       Lopez    Vancouver BC          Spring & Fall
     leave           leave        leave          arrive                  Friend Fare

    6:10am        6:45am    7:30am      11:40am               $45

    4:15pm        5:15pm    5:00pm     10:50pm               $45

                                                                                  Summer

    6:05am                       7:15am     11:40am               $45

    9:45am        7:35am    6:50am        3:30pm               $66
   10:55am      12:05pm  10:45am        9:30pm               $77

    3:45pm        5:35pm    6:15pm     10:50pm               $45

                                                                                   Winter

    5:55am                       6:40am     11:40am               $45/Monday thru Friday

    3:40pm        4:50pm    6:10pm     10:50pm               $45/Monday thru Friday   
    4:30pm        3:35pm    4:20pm     10:50pm               $45/Saturday & Sunday
      
Reverse Seattle 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


Friday Harbor      Orcas       Lopez        Seattle                    Spring & Fall 
     leave             leave        leave          arrive                    Friend Fare 
    6:10am         6:45am    7:30am      11:05am                   $41

  11:35am        12:25pm    9:30am         4:45pm                 $77

  11:35am        12:40pm    1:35pm         5:40pm                 $45

    4:15pm         5:15pm     5:00pm     10:10pm                 $41

                                                                                       Summer

    6:05am                        7:15am      11:05am                  $41

  10:55am        12:05pm  10:45am         4:45pm                  $77        

  10:55am        12:05pm  10:45am         5:40pm                  $45 
    3:45pm         5:20pm    6:15pm      10:10pm                  $41
                                                                                        Winter
    5:55am                        6:40am      11:05am                   $41 Monday thru Friday
  11:55am        12:00no   12:45pm         4:45pm                   $77 Saturday & Sunday
  11:55am        12:00no   12:45pm          5:40pm                   $45 Saturday & Sunday
  12:10pm        12:55pm  12:55pm         4:45pm                   $77 Monday thru Friday
  12:10pm        12:55pm  12:55pm         5:40pm                   $45 Monday thru Friday
    3:40pm         4:50pm    6:10pm       10:10pm                  $41 Monday thru Friday   
    4:30pm         3:35pm    4:20pm       10:10pm                  $41 Saturday & Sunday
                                                                                  
Portland Eugene and Salem Oregon to Friday Harbor and Orcas by train and ferry

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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

Portland         Lopez      Orcas    Friday Harbor  Spring & Fall
   leave             arrive      arrive         arrive        Friend Fare
  8:20am        5:20pm    4:45pm      5:50pm      $84

12:15pm        9:15pm    9:55pm       9:45pm      $109/Monday thru Friday

  2:20pm      11:25pm  11:55pm     12:35am*    $74/Friday only

                                                                       Summer

  8:20am        5:50pm    4:55pm      5:50pm       $84

12:15pm        9:50pm    8:25pm      9:25pm       $109/Monday thru Friday

  2:20pm      11:59pm  12:30am*     1:10am*     $74/Friday only
           

                                                                       Winter

  8:20am        3:55pm     4:25pm      6:00pm      $84/Friday only

                      3:55pm     4:25pm      7:05pm      $84/Monday thru Thursday

                      6:10pm     4:20pm      5:00pm      $84/Saturday & Sunday 

12:15pm        8:35pm     9:05pm      9:45pm      $109/Friday only

                      9:50pm    10:25pm    11:05pm      $109/Monday thru Thursday

Eugene 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.

  Eugene          Lopez      Orcas    Friday Harbor  Spring & Fall
  
leave             arrive      arrive         arrive        Friend Fare
  5:30am        5:20pm    4:45pm      5:50pm      $99

   8:40am        9:15pm    9:55pm       9:45pm      $136/Monday thru Friday

  11:40am     11:25pm   11:55pm    12:35am*    $101/Friday only

                                                                       Summer

  5:30am        5:50pm    4:55pm      5:50pm       $99

   8:40am        9:50pm    8:25pm      9:25pm       $136/Monday thru Friday

 11:40am      11:59pm  12:30am*     1:10am*     $101/Friday only

                                                                       Winter

  5:30am        3:55pm     4:25pm      6:00pm      $99/Friday only

  5:30am        3:55pm     4:25pm      7:05pm      $99/Monday tru Thursday

  5:30am        6:10pm     4:20pm      5:00pm      $99/Saturday & Sunday 

   8:40am         8:35pm     9:05pm      9:45pm      $136/Friday only

   8:40am         9:50pm    10:25pm    11:05pm      $136/Monday thru Thursday

 

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



Friday Harbor      Orcas        Lopez       Portland   Spring & Fall

     leave              leave        leave          arrive       Friend Fare  
    6:10am          6:45am     7:30am       3:15pm    $61

  11:35am        12:25pm     9:05am       9:20pm     $103
                                        1:35pm       9:20pm     $129
                                                                          Summer
    6:05am                         7:15am       3:15pm     $61
    8:05am          8:50am                      5:50pm     $129
  10:55am        12:05pm   10:45am       9:20pm     $103
                                                                          Winter
    5:55am                          6:40am      3:15pm     $61/Monday thru Friday
    8;00am          8:50am     9:15am      5:50pm     $129/Saturday & Sunday
  12:10pm         12:55pm   12:55pm      9:20pm    $103/Monday thru Friday
  11:55am         12:00no    12:45pm      9:20pm    $103/Saturday & Sunday

                                                                             

Reverse Eugene 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.


Friday Harbor      Orcas        Lopez       Eugene      Spring & Fall

     leave              leave        leave          arrive       Friend Fare  
    6:10am          6:45am     7:30am      6:10pm      $88

  11:35am        12:25pm     9:30am     12:25am*    $130 

                                        1:35pm     12:25am*    $144 

                                                                          Summer

    6:05am                          7:15am       6:10pm     $88

    8:05am         8:50am                       8:40pm     $144

  10:55am        12:05pm   10:45am       12:25am*   $130  

                                                                          Winter
    5:55am                          6:40am      6:10pm       $88/Monday thru Friday

    8;00am          8:50am     9:15am      8:40pm      $144/Saturday & Sunday

  12:10pm         12:55pm   12:55pm     12:25am*    $130/Monday thru Friday

  11:55am         12:00no    12:45pm     12:25am*    $130/Saturday & Sunday