Common Fares

Vehicle with driver: $13
For vehicles less than 8,001 pounds.

Pedestrian or passenger: $7

Bicycle with rider: $7

Motorcycle with driver: $8

Children less than 19 years old: Free
Children less than 12 years old must be accompanied by an adult.

See official county ferry rates for larger vehicles, trailers, and multi-ride passes.

It’s just a short 5-minute passage from the mainland to Lummi Island aboard the Whatcom Chief.

Round-trip fares are collected during the passage to the island.

All major credit cards accepted except American Express. Debit cards are accepted as long as they have a major credit card logo.

Pedestrians, bicycles, and motorcycles wait near the crossing gate and load as directed.


There is no fuel station on Lummi Island. If you are driving here make sure you have enough in the tank to get around.

There are no public restrooms at the mainland ferry dock or on the ferry. Make sure you can last the wait!