Located in the Historic Fairhaven District the Bellingham Cruise Terminal (BCT), completed in 1989, is the southern connection for the Alaska Marine Highway System. Seasonal foot ferries and charter vessels also provide connections to the San Juan Islands. BCT provides safe and convenient passenger facilities for more than 200,000 passengers each year.
Bellingham is the southern port of the Alaska Ferry, which departs from the Bellingham Cruise Terminal in Fairhaven (I-5 Exit 250) on a varied schedule depending on time of year. The ferry makes a week-long voyage through Alaska’s Inside Passage, stopping at numerous ports including Ketchikan and Juneau.
With 360 degree views of the Salish Sea and snow-capped Mount Baker, Blaine Harbor offers 629 state-of-the-art boat slips for commercial and pleasure boats, protected by a heavy rock breakwater.
Quick Shuttle operates daily scheduled coach service between Vancouver BC and the Bellingham Airport. For scheduled information or to make a booking visit us at www.quickcoach.com or call 1-800-665-2122.
The traditional gateway to the San Juan Islands and Alaska, Bellingham offers outstanding transportation connections. A new multimodal facility in Fairhaven is home to Amtrak and the Alaska Marine Highway System.
WTA is Whatcom County’s safe, reliable and friendly public transit system. Discover popular destinations within Bellingham or visit neighboring communities in Whatcom County. Check out our easy online trip planner at www.ridewta.com. Or give us a call at 360-676-7433.
San Juan Cruises offers a scenic whale watch cruise which includes lunch and a stop in Friday Harbor, sunset crab dinner cruises on the bay with spectacular views of the Chuckanut coastline, wine and beer tasting cruises, and customized adventures.
Airporter Shuttle/Bellair Charters Airporter Shuttle offers 11 convenient round trips a day to/from SeaTac to Bellingham and other Whatcom County locations with stops at the Seattle Convention Center and Paine Field Airport. Fast, economical, and on time. Offering group transportation throughout the Northwest; we can help create a great experience and take care of all the details.
Squalicum Harbor is a full-service marina on the northern shores of Bellingham Bay in the City of Bellingham, Washington. It is the home port to more than 1,400 commercial and pleasure boats, including a large charter boat fleet.