Buy Ferry Tickets

Ticket system update
The credit card processing system used to buy ferry tickets will be updated on Monday, July 23. Learn what this means for you as a customer.
Note: You will leave the Pierce County site and be directed to a third-party site for payment. View the Third-Party Website Policy.

Other Ways to Buy Tickets

  • At the Steilacoom Terminal
  • Via a smartphone app
    • You can set up an account, buy tickets for one or more trips, and view used and unused tickets. The ferry crew will scan tickets right from your phone.
    • To download, visit your smartphone's app store and search for "Pierce County Ferry Tickets."

Payment Types

The following payment types are accepted:
  • Cash (U.S. currency)
  • Debit or credit cards (Visa or MasterCard only)
  • TRANBEN or commuter vouchers
Note: In the event the automated ticketing system is out of service, only manually sold single tickets will be available at the Steilacoom Ferry Terminal.
Contact Us
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Customer Service: (253) 588-1950
Refunds or Purchase Issues: (253) 798-7251
Ferry Administration: (253) 798-7250
After Hours Emergency: (253) 798-6000
Steilacoom Landing:
56 Union Ave.
Steilacoom, WA 98388

Office Location:
2702 S 42nd St, Ste 201
Tacoma, WA 98409-7322