How long is the ferry ride from Victoria to Vancouver?

How long is the ferry ride from Victoria to Vancouver?

1 hour and 35 minutes
The scenic sail on BC Ferries is 1 hour and 35 minutes to Victoria’s Swartz Bay terminal. The Victoria ferry from Vancouver goes at least every 2 hours (more in the peak summer season), generally starting at 7:00 am. The total trip time from Vancouver is about 4 hours.

Will the Black Ball Ferry reopen?

SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: We will be back in service November 8, 2021! Thank you for all your support over the past year and a half while we’ve been closed.

Can you do a day trip to Victoria from Vancouver?

Yes, you can do Victoria (and Butchart Gardens) in a day. You can do a one day bus tour (check out They have a tour that takes you to Butcharts for 2 hours, then drops you off in downtown Victoria to explore on your own and your return is open.

How much is a BC Ferry reservation?

You will pay a non-refundable $17 reservation fee at the time of booking, and then pay the remaining vehicle and passenger fares at the terminal when you redeem your booking. You can change your sailing by paying a $5 change fee. This fare will always be available as long as there is bookable space on the ferry. Q.

Is Victoria Canada open for tourists?

Welcome back, neighbours! Effective September 7, 2021, Canada will allow entry to fully vaccinated visitors for leisure travel. If you meet the entry criteria, fully vaccinated travellers do not have to quarantine upon arrival to Canada.

Is Victoria Canada border open?

International Travel Currently, the Canadian border remains closed for leisure and recreational travel, except for eligible travellers from the USA .

Is a 55 year old considered a senior citizen?

Many people correlate retirement with reaching senior status, and most people retire between 60 and 70 years of age, but the term “senior citizen” is subjective. While some people may consider those who are 50 or 55 to be seniors, others may think 65 is the magic number.

What percentage of BC Ferry is reserved?

Increase reservation space: from 40-50% on average, to 95% of the vessel. Provide free reservations on all Saver and Prepaid fares. Significantly lower your fares for travel at less busy times with a reservation. Reduce sailing waits and congestion at the terminal.