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BC Ferries

11300 Patricia Bay Highway | Suite 500, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 3S8, Canada
+1 888-223-3779
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Victoria and Butchart Gardens Tour from Vancouver
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BC Ferries provides passenger and vehicle ferry services to 45 ports of call across coastal BC, with sailings to and from Metro Vancouver, Vancouver Island, the Sunshine Coast, the Gulf Islands, and Northern BC. BC Ferries Vacations also offers over 100 travel packages, including return ferry and accommodation. When on board BC Ferries, there are plenty of options for food and shopping, along with great wildlife and sightseeing opportunities.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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11300 Patricia Bay Highway | Suite 500, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 3S8, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

We booked a short trip through the BC Ferries Vacations. We booked a hotel in Vancouver for two nights and they had a special of third night free. It came to about $600+taxes for 3 nights in Vancouver, and return trip for two people on...More

Thank M P
Reviewed yesterday

Great way to reach the BC Islands such as Naniamo and Victoria. Great experience on the ship on a clear sky day with sea gulls flying past. They serve food as well onboard while you leave your car below in the parking decks

Thank Jaypratap N
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I travel BC Ferries several times a year and always spend the crossing in the dining room that offers a buffet. The dining room is a pleasant place to be on the ferry with a panoramic view of the ocean. The food is always fresh,...More

Thank PhotofunJRD
Reviewed 5 days ago

Once again my friend and I booked a two night get away to,Victoria and of course stayed at our favourite hotel ‘The Embassy ‘ and enjoyed the beautiful lights of.Victoria and did some Xmas shopping as well. Thanks for the upgrade Embassy - ‘we will...More

Thank briandval2017
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

B.C. Ferries is a love hate relationship. It's a beautiful trip when you have nothing but time on your hands.summer ferry traveling is a nightmare! Just saying . Have a meal or a coffee, go out on the deck for a nice scenic walk. but......More

Thank blueangel8181
BCFCustomerCare, Customer Service and Sales Representative at BC Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi blueangel8181, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We understand that BC residents rely on our service to connect them to work and family events, which is why we strive to provide safe, reliable, and consistent service for commuters and tourists...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Took car ferry and enjoyed the trip. Seats comfortable and loved the views. The food onboard was real good. Great experience.More

Thank Faisal L
BCFCustomerCare, Customer Service and Sales Representative at BC Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Faisal L, Thank you for your 5 star review! As we strive to provide a comfortable travel experience, I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed the seating and food aboard the ship. My personal preference is to enjoy a burger at the Coastal...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Ferries are in time, clean and staff is knowledgeable and friendly. Many kids' places. Seats not crammed. Views of course are wonderful. Captain even announced the Orca whales sighting! Food is goof with many choices.More

Thank kristinasouth
BCFCustomerCare, Customer Service and Sales Representative at BC Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi kristinasouth, Thank you for your 5 star review! I am pleased that you found the vessel to be clean and enjoyed the many amenities we offer on board such as the kids play area. We are so lucky on the west coast that we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service. Ferries on time. Ship was clean and well organised. All staff were friendly and helpful. Services on board were good. Views from the deck were great .More

Thank jaenm13
BCFCustomerCare, Customer Service and Sales Representative at BC Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi jaenm13 Thank you for your review! Next to safety, it is of the utmost importance to us that we provide an exceptional traveler experience! From efficiency & cleanliness to friendliness & enjoyable amenities, we aim to provide memorable service. When we 'take the wheel'...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Yesterday I arrived at the Twassassan Ferry terminal in my pick up truck. when I got to the ticket window I was not met with a hello but "Insurance Papers Please" I said pardon?? She says Insurance Papers, I hand over my insurance papers (which...More

Thank kywoindustries
BCFCustomerCare, Customer Service and Sales Representative at BC Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi kywoindustries, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. I have shared your comments and concerns with the appropriate management team. We appreciate receiving feedback from our customers as it allows us to identify areas in which we can continue to improve...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

BC ferries between the mainland and Vancouver Island are an institution. A bit of preparation makes the trip more enjoyable. First give yourself lots of time at the terminal if you are driving. This is a popular ride and be prepared to wait. You can...More

Thank Cedric T T
BCFCustomerCare, Customer Service and Sales Representative at BC Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey Cedric T T, Thanks for such a superb review! You've said it all! You've even mentioned my favorite meal - I love to sit down to some hot clam chowder after I stroll around the outer decks. The perfect way to 'earn' a hot...More

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richelle32168
23 October 2017|
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Response from Michael M | Reviewed this property |
I have never purchased a roundtrip ticket as I always leave myself time to stay longer..also there is a charge for an advanced ticket and I only get a ticket ahead of time on the very busy holidays.... sorry I can’t be of... More
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JoseeDenHaag
4 October 2017|
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Response from BCFCustomerCare | Property representative |
Hi there, Thank you for submitting your question. Yes, we offer ferry service from Port Hardy - Bella Coola and the route is absolutely breathtaking. To view schedules, please visit our website and let me know if you... More
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Colleen J
18 August 2017|
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Response from Jerry L | Reviewed this property |
I used BC Ferries twice while on vacation in July. I too had rented a car in Seattle, (make sure you tell them you are taking the car into Canada). The first ferry crossing was from Horseshoe Bay (North Vancouver) to... More
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