By Sea

There are three ferry choices that accommodate motor vehicles, depending on where you are coming from.

Ferry service from Vancouver area to Victoria

Tsawwassen to Schwartz Bay

BC Ferries run hourly during the summer time period 28 June to 04 September

Sailing time is approximately 1hr35 min

Distance: 24 nautical miles.

Fare: $17.20 per vehicle passenger;  $56.45 for a motor vehicle under 6 meters (20 feet) long

Important BC Ferries Links to check before travelling

Schedule and Fare rate Tsawwassen to Victoria

Current Conditions

Service Notices

Transportation is available from Schwartz Bay BC Ferry terminal to Victoria

Bookings may be made while on the ferry at the service counter.

BC Ferries Connector, operated by The Wilson's Group

Or choose a slower but less expensive bus ride with BC Transit

Route 70: Swartz Bay / Downtown

Ferries from the USA

Sidney/Anacortes ferry resumes operation on April 2, with one round trip sailing per day.

To speak with an information agent please call 1-888-808-7977.

Black Ball Ferry Line  The MV Coho sails between Port Angeles, WA and downtown Victoria, BC.
Fares $18.50 USD one way (for passenger)

Online reservations can be made up to 12 hours prior to departure. For same day travel, please contact the departing terminal for availability.

Hotel and Package bookings are available up to 72 hours prior to departure, or by contacting the packaging office.

Clipper Vacations - Passengers ONLY - travel on a high-speed ferry from downtown Seattle to downtown Victoria.  Travel time is 2 ½ to 3 hours

Fares One way fare $109 USD