Current Ferry Status: Ferry service operating according to schedule  

Announcement:  The one-way vehicle rate will remain at $7.  We apologize for the inconvenience and look forward to providing you with safe and timely service across the St. Clair River.


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.   We are the shortest route between Detroit and Chatham/Wallaceburg/London/Toronto areas.


Ferry at a Glance 

Base fare for auto 1 - way $ 7.00

Crossing time approx 10 - 15 minutes

Arrivals & Departures every 15 - 20 minutes


Important Reminder

You must have a valid passport, enhanced drivers licence, or NEXUS card to present to customs to enter either country


The Walpole - Algonac Ferry Ltd is dedicated to providing safe and timely service accross the St. Clair River...

Your Safety is Our Priority!