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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.
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  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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11300 Patricia Bay Highway | Suite 500, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 3S8, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We booked the BC Connector and BC Ferry trip from Vancouver to Victoria. The whole trip was seamless. Great service, great ferry ride and transport was wonderful. I only wish I had known more about what they served on the ferry. After we had wolfed...More

Thank Kelleygirl2
Reviewed 1 week ago

After New Year, my son and I went to Tigh Na Mara Resort in Parksville. We booked our 3-day vacation through BC Ferries. They were so helpful! It was supposed to be a 2-night stay and 1-night free package, with ferries included. We also got...More

Thank Gyata S
BCFCustomerCare, Travel Consultant at BC Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Gyata, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are pleased to hear about your trip and your overall experience with our BC Ferries Vacations team. We're glad you were able to take advantage of features offered...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I never write reviews...BUT had to this time...BC FERRY VACATIONS was truly amazing in finding me a last minute New Year Eve vacation...The Huntingdon Manor in Victoria...they were absolutely #1...the staff made us feel like royalty...they also allowed us to check in early ; which...More

Thank Anna O
BCFCustomerCare, Travel Consultant at BC Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Anna & Paolo, Thank you for your sharing your recent review with us. We are pleased to hear about your great experience during your holiday in Victoria and enjoyed your stay at the beautiful Huntingdon Manor. We look forward to help with any of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second time booking through BC Ferries Vacations. We took advantage of their offer of a 4 nights in Victoria at the Inn at Laurel Point. We loved our stay there and getting on/off the ferry was easy. We love these vacation packages...More

Thank Pam S
BCFCustomerCare, Travel Consultant at BC Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Pam, Thank you for sharing your experience with us! We are excited to hear you enjoyed your Victoria getaway and had the opportunity stay at Inn at Laurel Point. Thank you for voicing your recommendation regarding printing the vouchers. This is a matter we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The trip between Victoria and Vancouver was scenic and right on time. I do wish someone at the ticket office had offered ground transportation. We ended up taking a taxi which cost more than the ferryMore

Thank Bruce D
BCFCustomerCare, Customer Service Representative at BC Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Bruce D, Thank you for the five star review! We strive to provide efficient service, and it’s great to hear that your experience reflected that. Travelling through Active Pass is a delight, and sometimes it's possible to spot a pod of wild Orcas! For...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

As a birthday celebration and a bit of a get away, I booked a 3 day holiday with BC Ferries Vacation. this included, the cost of a return trip on BC Ferries, plus Hotel. It was a great value. The hotel was excellent - The...More

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

Hi JayBirSt, Thank you for sending us your review. Sounds like you had a lovely birthday! We strive to provide great packages at a competitive value, and it's great to hear that you had a positive experience with our Vacations team. Victoria is certainly a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Easiest and most economical way to use service is by walking on, if possible, Helpful staff and service. You may want to bring food to avoid line-ups at departure.More

Thank CMT-JWT
BCFCustomerCare, Customer Service Representative at BC Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi CMT-JWT, Thank you for sending us your review. We always strive to provide the best customer service experience possible, and it's great to hear that your experience reflected that. When travelling, I always make sure to take the time to relax on-board, and enjoy...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love travelling as a foot passenger on the ferry between Victoria and Vancouver. The buffet is good value: the onboard store has quality products. There is lots to enjoy of our beautiful scenery. Travel on off peak hours if you prefer space. Seniors receive...More

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

Dear FieldDap, Thank you for sending us your review. I also enjoy travelling as a walk-on passenger between Swartz Bay and Tsawwassen. I always make sure to stop by the Pacific Buffet when available - I make sure to never leave hungry! We'll be glad...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On time efficient service on a new ship out of Little River (Comox).Great amenities on the “Salish Orca “.More

Thank flyfloats1
BCFCustomerCare, Customer Service Representative at BC Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi flyfoats1, Thank you for the 5 star review! We strive to provide on-time service, and it’s great to hear that your experience reflected that. The new Salish Class vessels are certainly a delight to ride on. We look forward to welcoming you on-board the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In other countries you would pay for a scenic tour and not see the sights you get travel ling on some of the B. C. ferry runs. The Swartz Bay to Tsawassen is my favorite.More

1  Thank dradu19
BCFCustomerCare, Customer Service Representative at BC Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi dradu19, Thank you for the 5 star review. I also enjoy travelling between Swartz Bay and Tsawwassen. There's always so much scenery to enjoy, and sometimes you might even spot a pod of wild orcas! We look forward to welcoming you on-board the next...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
3 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
17 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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