Remember that ferry traffic will increase during the Thanksgiving weekend. The following message from WSF gives particulars about heavy traffic times and an extra run to Friday Harbor:
Please plan ahead for heavy ferry traffic Thanksgiving weekend. The longest lines are expected westbound Wednesday afternoon and evening, Nov. 26, and both westbound and eastbound Friday morning, Nov. 28.
The route will be on its regular schedule on Thursday, Nov. 27.
On Wednesday, Nov. 26, there will be an extra trip to FridayHarbor departing from Anacortes at 1:50 pm.
For schedule details and wait times please check the WSF website.