BC Ferries, is known for safety, spectacular scenery and a proud maritime history. BC Ferries operates one of the largest ferry fleets in the world, with 35 passenger and vehicle carrying vessels serving up to 47 ports of call. Sailing times vary from less than 15 minutes to more than 15 hours on our mid and north coast routes. Our largest vessels operating between Vancouver and Vancouver Island carry up to 2,100 passengers and 470 cars. On board amenities include a variety of food services, gift shops, lounges and elevators to ensure easy access to all amenities.
BC Ferries southern routes include service to Victoria and Nanaimo linking guests to Vancouver Island, the Gulf Islands and the Sunshine Coast. BC Ferries Northern Routes include the Inside Passage, the Discovery Coast Passage and Haida Gwaii. All routes lend themselves to spectacular circle tours of British Columbia.
As the primary provider of coastal ferry service in the province, BC Ferries recognizes its unique role in the region's economy. From maintaining a constant flow of goods and services, to linking families and friends, to attracting tourists to our many unique destinations.
Advance purchase of ferry tickets is available through the Tourism Vancouver Infocentre on Burrard Street or at BC Ferries Vacations located at 1010 Canada Place.
For current ferry schedules please call (250) 386-3431 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting (250) 386-3431 end_of_the_skype_highlighting in Victoria or from outside British Columbia. Toll-free in British Columbia only 1-888-BC-FERRY (1-888-223-3779) or visit our website at www.bcferries.com