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Planning & Public Works

Posted on: April 6, 2016

Pierce County ferry peak season fare rates go into effect May 1

Peak season fare rates start May 1 for Pierce County Ferry passengers.

Passengers driving vehicles 21 feet in length or less will see their fares increase from the non-peak season rate of $18.35 to the peak season rate of $23.85, while passengers driving motorcycles will see an increase from $9.95 to $12.95. Passengers driving vehicles 21 feet or less with a Senior ID or Disability Permit will see their fares increase from $15.25 to $19.80.

The five-trip Value Pass for vehicles 21 feet in length or less remains at $73.40, while the five-trip Value Pass for motorcycles remains at $39.70.

Walk-on passenger rates are the same year-round, and bicycles can be walked on at no extra cost.

Peak season runs through Sept. 30. Riders will not be able to use non-peak season tickets once peak season begins. Riders can request refunds through May 10 at

The Pierce County Ferry provides service between the town of Steilacoom and Anderson and Ketron islands. Visit to see a full list of fares.

Deb Wallace, Public Works airport and ferry administrator
(253) 798-7109
[email protected]

Anne Radford, Public Works public information specialist
(253) 798-2464
[email protected]

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