New ticketing system launched May 1, 2022

Effective April 1, 2022, Pierce County Planning and Public Works implemented a new performance-based contract to better serve our passengers and provide additional transparency and accountability. 

As part of the contract requirements, HMS Ferries launched a new, rider-friendly, full-service ticketing system beginning on Sunday, May 1, 2022. Buy Tickets or learn more about the new ticketing system.

New ferry contract effective April 1, 2022

Pierce County Planning and Public Works will be implementing a new contract with HMS Ferries Inc. for ferry operations, effective April 1, 2022. The new contract has been restructured to a performance-based contract to better serve our passengers and provide additional transparency and accountability. Learn more

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New ferry fares effective Jan. 1, 2022

Ferry fares in 2022 are increasing 8.9% over the 2021 rates. Starting Jan. 1, 2022, single-use tickets (peak or non-peak season) purchased prior to Dec. 31, 2021 will not be accepted, regardless of the printed expiration date. Learn more

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Customer Service & Refunds: 
(253) 588-1950

Ferry Administration: 
(253) 798-2478

After Hours Emergency: 
(253) 798-6000





Steilacoom Landing:
56 Union Ave.
Steilacoom, WA 98388

Office Location:
9850 64th Street W.
University Place, WA 98467           
Media Contact:                  
Amanda Smith                         
(253) 331-3033