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The original little blue ferries of Vancouver. Based on Granville Island, we have been serving locals and tourists alike since 1982. We provide year-round service to 9 stops along False Creek, from Kitsilano Beach to Science World.
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1804 Boat Lift Lane | Granville Island, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3Y2, Canada
Granville Island & Fairview
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+1 604-684-7781
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our journey over to Granville was about 5 mins long, and ticket price minimal. Great price for Seniors!

Thank Hugh N
Reviewed 3 days ago

Using these boats is by far the easiest and cheapest way to get around False Creek and into Vancouver

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 3 days ago

Travelled from False Creek to Granville Island. We were going to walk, but came across the ferry unexpectedly. He had just left but came back to pick us up. Interesting trip across the busy water.

Thank becockburn
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great little service to get around quickly downtown and see the site. It was a little rainy but we still had a great time.

Thank laud247
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great service provided by all the skippers. We used it to hop on and off using a multi day pass, with part of the journey taking in the Granville Island Markets, the rest exploring both banks of the False Creek, then having a few beers...More

Thank noel m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Easy way to get across the creek. We didn’t have to wait. We had a very friendly boat driver both ways.

Thank 82012mimi
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a local Vancouverite who frequently uses the ferry service along False Creek. For the past 6 years my family and I have used the alternate company for demographic reasons. Over the last few months I am experiences discrimination and rude comments from the...More

2  Thank Tara L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved getting to experience Vancouver via an electric ferry boat, guided by Errol (!) and learning all about the buildings and areas along the waterfront.

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We used false Creek Ferries four times. It is a cheap and versatile way to get around the river. All the crews that we encountered seemed happy in their work and were knowledgeable about the areas.

Thank Wayne G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great way to get to Granville Island. Relatively cheap. Very frequent service and alLovely way to travel:)

Thank ferret49
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Granville Island & Fairview
One of the favoured neighbourhoods for a day out,
Granville Island's packed theatres and art studios,
hobby shops and book stores, restaurants and bars, all
offer a plethora of activities and entertainment
options, leaving no one bored. The highlight of the
area is the Fisherman's Wharf, where the seagulls
overhead and the smell of the sea invigorate its many
visitors, some of who are there to shop the fresh
...More
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KathrynB1999
August 25, 2018|
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Response from Brian V | Reviewed this property |
The False Creek Ferries run everyday rain or shine.
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Suzanne W
June 27, 2018|
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Response from Kuldip5 | Reviewed this property |
They accept credit cards (Visa and MasterCard) and debit cards at their Granville Island dock, this is a good point to start if you want round trip fares, I believe it’s cash only on the boat for journeys from other docks.
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Diane2402
May 16, 2018|
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Response from Arcosdad | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, not set up for that as far as I can see. You might email to ask. Very bobbing around type small boat, little deck space.
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