The Walpole-Algonac Ferry has been in operation for over 100 years. Operating out of Walpole Island (Ontario, Canada) the ferry crosses the St.Clair River to Algonac (Michigan, USA) and is the closest route between Detroit and Chatham/Wallaceburg/London/Toronto areas.
The ferry is minutes away from Historic Downtown Chatham, Dresden Slots, Wallaceburg & District Museum, Family Picnic Shelter at Dover Community Park, St. Clair National Wildlife Area, and a short drive to Chatham & Wallaceburg Restaurants and retailers for you shopping pleasure.
Ferry service has resumed!
The Walpole - Algonac Ferry would like to thank - you for your patience and understanding regarding our recent service interruptions.
You must have a valid passport, enhanced drivers licence or Nexus card to present to Customs to enter either country.
Auto Fare (1-way): $7.00
See "Ferry Information" for complete list of vehicle fees
Ferry Landing Coordinates - For GPS Users
United States: 202 Fruit Street, Algonac, Michigan, 48001
Canada: 299 River Road North, Walpole Island, Ontario, N8A 4K9
Arrivals & Departures: 15-20 minutes, continuous (approx.)
Ferry Crossing Time: 8-10 minutes (approx.)
Head Office Address: 100 Tahgahoning Road, Walpole Island, Ontario, N8A 4K9