Drivers are encouraged to plan ahead for heavy vehicle traffic for the days leading up to the Fourth of July. The longest lines are expected westbound Wednesday, 7/2, through Friday, 7/4. Heavy traffic is expected eastbound on
Sunday, 7/6. Customers are encouraged to walk on instead of taking their vehicles. Paid parking is available at the Anacortes terminal. The San Juan Islands routes will operate on their regular summer sailing schedules on Friday, July 4. To find the Best Times to Travel this 4th of July Holiday click here.
WSF is taking addition steps to ease congestion. For example:
4th Tollbooth: The 4th tollbooth will be open during the busiest traffic times from 7:00am – 5:00pm.
Staging Booth: 2 employees at the staging booth during busy times.
Information Agents: WSF will have a tent setup with 1-2 information agents in the Anacortes holding area making customers aware of the upcoming vehicle reservation system and answer general questions.