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.
The Walpole-Algonac Ferry Line is currently NOT running due to ice in the St.Clair River. Please check back regularly for updates regarding ferry service.
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 (as of May 15, 2013)
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