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Alaska Marine Cancels Ferry Sailings

Rough Seas & Heavy winds cause ferry cancellations

19 December, 2012
MV LeConte sailings for Wednesday, December 19 have been canceled due to 11' seas, storm force winds & heavy, freezing spray in Northern Lynn Canal.
 
20 December, 2012
The MV Taku will sail Lynn Canal on Thursday, December 20 to alleviate displaced travelers.
For more information, please call your local AMHS terminal

Alaska Marine Highway System staff is contacting affected passengers.

Book Seattle Ferry-Hotel before 15 Nov & Save

SEATTLE FERRY-HOTEL SPECIAL

Ferry + 2 Seattle Hotel Nights + all Taxes

Holiday Inn Express          $149
Warwick Hotel                   $158
Crowne Plaza                   
$166
Spring Hill Suites              $188
Mayflower Park                 $222

Must book Overnight Package October 30 – November 15 and travel November 1, 2012 – February 28, 2013.
One letter per two night room package (not per person and not per night).
New reservations only.

Prices are per adult and based on double occupancy.
Rates may vary depending upon travel dates. A fuel surcharge will be added to all ferry packages.

Kids (1-11) travel free with package purchase, one per paying adult.
All rates in US dollars including tax. *Restrictions apply. Subject to change.

Call 1-800-686-0446 to book

Revised Alaska Ferry Schedule: Nov 2012

MV Kennicott will sail the following revised schedule:

Ketchikan - Prince Rupert  ( MV Kennicott )
Depart 03 Nov 2012 at 10:45 PM
Arrive   03 Nov 2012 at 05:00 AM

Prince Rupert - Ketchikan
     ( MV Kennicott )
Depart 04 Nov 2012 at 08:00 AM
Arrive  04 Nov 2012 at 1:00 PM

Ketchikan- Wrangell     ( MV Kennicott )
Depart 05 Nov 2012 at 5:45 PM
Arrive 05 Nov 2012 at 11:45 PM

Wrangell - Petersburg     ( MV Kennicott )
Depart 05 Nov 2012 at 12:30 AM
Arrive  05 Nov 2012 at 03:45 AM

Petersburg - Juneau
     ( MV Kennicott )
Depart  05 Nov 2012 at 04:30 AM
Arrive   05 Nov 2012 at12:30 PM

Juneau - Yakutat     ( MV Kennicott )
Depart  05 Nov 2012 at 4:30 PM
Arrive    06 Nov 2012 at 09:30 AM

Yakutat - Whittier   
  ( MV Kennicott )
Depart   06 Nov 2012 at 10:30 AM
Arrive    07 Nov 2012 at 08:30 AM


Bellingham WA - Whittier AK

Ferry Change in Juneau
When travelling between Bellingham & Whittier be aware that during the winter season ( November thru April) there is a ship change in Juneau for travellers headed to Whittier.
 To book or get the lowest fares online, go to www.ferrytravel.com
In the get Quote or Book Here section on the right on the Home page
1) Click the Return Button
2) Choose Bellingham- Juneau on the 1st line
3) Change the 2nd line to read Juneau - Whittier
 Continue on and the sailing dates & times will show on the 2nd page
 Costs will show on the 3rd page
 
Any questions just call 1-800 -686 -004

Whittier Sailing Cancelled

31 Aug 2012  High Winds Cause Sailing Cancellation
FVF Chenega will not sail to Whittier Friday, August 31 due to high wind and seas.
Chenega will sail round-trip from Cordova to Valdez with a 7:30am departure from Cordova.
A 3:30pm departure from Valdez returning to Cordova has been scheduled to allow eastbound passengers ample time to drive to Valdez.
Alaska Marine Highway System (AMHS) staff is contacting affected passengers; for more information, please contact AMHS central reservations office at 1-907-465-3941 or toll-free at 1-800-642-0066.


Alaska Ferry Specials

Double Dip Discount on Alaska Ferries:  Nov 2012 - March 2013

Between 01 Nov 2012 through & inclusive of 31 Mar 2013, full fare adults, children & vehicles doing “mirror image” round trips will enjoy a 30% discount.
(A "mirror image" round-trip is when a traveler departs from port A and travels to port B, then returns from port B to port A).
Note that cabins, food and other items are not discounted.

This special means that when travelling with a vehicle between 01 Nov 2012 and 31 Mar 2013, not only is there a 30% discount as described above but the driver also travels free  (Oct thru April) 

A double dip discount !!