Island Hospital
Free Taxi for Islanders
Patients who live in San Juan County or on Guemes Island can receive free round trip taxi service from the ferry terminal when obtaining medical services from Island Hospital, hospital-operated clinic or outpatient service.
Ferry with Mount Baker
Reserving Free Taxi Service

Those who wish to use this service need only call Mert's Taxi, (360) 708-6358, the day prior to your appointment and arrange to be met upon arrival at the Anacortes Ferry Terminal or Guemes Ferry Terminal.

*Please specify which ferry terminal you will be using when making your reservation. 


Eligible Services

San Juan County and Guemes Island patients can use this service to reach any Island Hospital service such as:

Also, free taxi rides are offered to our clinics:

And to our off-campus services: 

NOTE: The following medical services are not directly affiliated with Island Hospital and are NOT eligible for free taxi service:

  • Island Eye Physicians & Surgeons
  • Island Family Physicians
  • Island Internal Medicine
  • North Cascade Cardiology
  • Skagit Northwest Orthopedics 
  • See list of physicians at the above practices

If you are not sure, please call Island Hospital to confirm whether taxi service is free for your medical provider, (360) 299-1300.