Walpole Algonac Ferry

Not many people know about the Walpole Algonac Ferry.

You can drive your car onto this ferry and (if you have a passport) take it to and from Algonac, Michigan and Wallaceburg, Walpole Island, Ontario, Canada.

The trip is 0.9 miles across the St. Clair River and typically takes about 7 minutes.

This ferry has been providing international transportation service for over 100 years, since the 1910’s.

Walpole Algonac Ferry

Walpole Algonac Ferry


202 Fruit Street, Algonac, MI

1743 River Road, Wallaceburg, Ontario, Canada




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Ferry landing every 15-20 min.

Takes 7 minutes to cross river.

The 2 ferry operation (12 car and a 9 car) runs daily, year-round.

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


Rates for passengers-one way

auto                                                          $9.00
Walkers                                                  $2.00
Small Trailers                                     $8.00
Large Trailers                                     $13.00 – $20.00 (Max Length 30′)
motorhomes                                          $13.00 – $20.00 (depending on size)
motorcycle                                            $6.00 ($8.00 with sidecar or Trailer)
bicycle                                                     $2.50
dual wheel vehicles                        $10.00 – $20.00
wide axle trailers                             (depending on size)


Walpole Algonac Ferry

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