Ferry Ridership

Last Updated: 
Jun 29, 2017

Ferry ridership grew in 2016, marking the fourth consecutive year of increases.

Between 2010 and 2016, the Bainbridge and Bremerton ferry routes led the region in growth of walk-on and bike passengers.

Ferry riders

Why Ferry Ridership Matters

Washington State Ferry routes provide important links to communities around Puget Sound and are an integral part of providing efficient and reliable transportation. Serving both walk-on and automobile passengers, the ferry routes operate as marine highways and provide transit service to commuters and travelers. Ferry ridership data helps understand demand for ferry service as the region continues to grow.

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