Non-peak season fare rates start Oct. 1 for Pierce County Ferry passengers.
Passengers driving vehicles 21 feet in length or less will see their rates decrease from the peak season rate of $23.85 to the non-peak season rate of $18.35, while passengers driving motorcycles will see a decrease from $12.95 to $9.95. Passengers driving vehicles 21 feet or less with a Senior ID or Disability Permit will see their fares decrease from $19.80 to $15.25.
The five-trip value pass for vehicles 21 feet 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.
Non-peak season runs from Oct. 1 through April 30. Visit www.piercecountywa.org/ferry for a full list of fares. Riders can request refunds through Oct. 10 at www.piercecountywa.org/ferryfeedback.
The Pierce County Ferry provides service between Steilacoom, Anderson Island and Ketron Island. More information about the ferry system is available at www.piercecountywa.org/ferry.
Lauren Behm, Public Works assistant airport and ferry administrator
Anne Radford, Public Works public information specialist