Vehicle Rates to Peaks Island

Peaks Island is served frequently by the car ferry Machigonne II. The Sailing Schedule tells you when the car ferry is running (as opposed to a passengers-only boat). Car tickets may be purchased at the ticket window or the freight window. Commercial vehicle (truck) tickets must be purchased at the freight window, located in the freight shed.

All vehicle tickets to Peaks Island are first-come, first-served.  All vehicle tickets to Peaks Island are round trip. The vehicle ticket includes transportation of the driver only, any additional passengers need tickets. You may buy a ticket at any time, but your vehicle must be in line in the car ferry staging lane at least 15 minutes before departure time. The operations agent will direct you to the appropriate staging lane. Late arrivals may be bumped to the next available trip.

 

Peak Rates: April 15, 2017 – October 9, 2017
Off-Peak Rates: October 10, 2017 – April  13, 2018

Rates to Peaks Island Off-Peak Season Peak Season
Non-Commercial Vehicle
Auto or Light Truck (<6,000 lbs.) Mon & Tues $36.65 $62.65
Auto or Light Truck (<6,000 lbs.) Thurs-Sun $36.65 $82.65
Auto or Light Truck (<6,000 lbs.) Wed Only $36.65 $36.65
Handicapped Plates Mon & Tues $36.65 $52.65
Handicapped Plates Thurs-Sun $36.65 $72.65
Trailers up to 20 feet $27.65 $40.65
Trailers over 20 feet $36.65 $62.65
Commercial Vehicles by Registered GVW (gross vehicle weight)
6,000 lbs. $44.65 $85.45
6,000 – 10,999 lbs. $47.65 $87.90
11,000 – 19,999 lbs. $52.65 $95.15
20,000 – 29,999 lbs. $62.65 $109.65
30,000 – 39,999 lbs. $74.65 $129.40
40,000 – 49,999 lbs. $87.65 $159.65
50,000 – 59,999 lbs. $108.65 $176.65
over 60,000 lbs. $134.65 $196.65
Maximum charge per vehicle including freight $345.00 $345.00
Commercial Freight
Freight carried on vehicle per 100 lbs $1.25 $1.90
Commercial vehicle reservation $25.00 $25.00
Construction Equipment
Bobcat, paving roller $54.65 $77.65
Front end loader, road sweeper $74.65 $106.15
Heavy equipment over 25,000 lbs. $227.65 $292.65

Note: All charges are round-trip. In the event that a vehicle was transported by another carrier, a charge equal to one half the round-trip rate will be charged on the return to Portland.