Non-peak season fare rates start Oct. 1 for Pierce County Ferry passengers.
Passengers driving vehicles 21 feet in length or less will see their rates decrease from the peak season rate of $22.30 to the non-peak season rate of $17.80, while passengers driving motorcycles will see a decrease from $12 to $9.60. Rates for seniors or disabled drivers will decrease from $18.65 to $14.85.
The five-trip value pass for vehicles 21 feet in length or less remains at $71.20, while the five-trip value pass for motorcycle commuters remains at $38.30. Walk-on passenger rates are the same year-round, and bicycles can be walked on at no extra cost.
Non-peak season runs from Oct. 1 through April 30. Visit www.piercecountywa.org/ferry for a full list of fares. Riders can request refunds through Oct. 10 at www.piercecountywa.org/ferryfeedback.
The Pierce County Ferry provides service between the town of Steilacoom and Anderson Island and Ketron Island.
Deb Wallace, Public Works airport and ferry administrator
Anne Radford, Public Works public information specialist