Avoid the lines, purchase your ticket online now! If purchasing your tickets at the Ticket Office, arrive at least 30 minutes prior to departure or 45 minutes if transporting freight.
You have three options to purchase tickets:
Read below for more information.
Avoid the lines and book online! The boat is available to board 30 minutes before departure. The ferry departs promptly, please be on board at least 15 minutes prior to departure.
Pay attention to the tides. Extreme low tides can affect sailing time – make sure you check the reservation calendar to see any variations. If you are traveling at low tides the ramp angle may be extreme. View the local tide table.
You can purchase your Ferry tickets at the Homer Ticket Office which is located on the Homer Spit at Ramp 7, Dock JJ, next to the Homer Harbormaster’s Office.
When driving out the Homer Spit Road:
Parking is limited in the Seldovia Bay Ferry parking lot; however, there is additional parking at Ramps 6 and 8 that is managed by the Homer Harbormaster’s Office. (If you plan on parking your car in their lots for more than 7 days, you will need to contact them at 907-235-3160 for a long-term parking permit.)
The Seldovia Bay Ferry lot is not subject to the 7-day limit; however, this lot is very small and long-term parking opportunities are extremely limited.
You can purchase ferry tickets in Seldovia at the Seldovia Visitor Center. Don’t forget you can also book online and skip the lines!