Starting June 1st, 2009 a U.S. law will require all Canadians to present a valid passport to enter the U.S. by water or land.
The 2 ferry operation (12 car and a 9 car) runs daily, Year-round (weather permitting) with a crossing time OF APPROX. 7 MINUTES, The Walpole-Algonac Ferry stopped selling books of tickets two years ago. Any remaining tickets must be used by Jan.31st, 2013 after which all tickets will become invalid.
Last Trip- Every Day:
Leaves Walpole Island (Canada): 9:45pm
Leaves Algonac, MI (USA): 10:00pm
Crossing time 7 minutes, boat arriving every 15-20 minutes.
Holiday Schedule 2012
ChristmasChristmasNew YearsNew Years
From Canada AM 6:20 AM 8:50 AM 6:20 AM 8:50 AM
From USA AM 6:50 AM 9:00 AM 6:50 AM 9:00 AM
From Canada PM 6:45 PM 8:45 PM 8:45 PM 9:45 PM
From USA PM 7:00 PM 9:00 PM 9:00 PM 10:00 PM
Boxing Day: Regular Daily Schedule
***Effective June 1st, 2009 a U.S. law requires all Canadians to present a valid passport to enter the U.S. by water or land***