Question: Can I Buy BC Ferry Tickets Online?

Where can I buy BC Ferries Experience card?

Pick up your card: At any BC Ferries ticket booth.

At any major BC Ferries terminal.

By calling 1-888-BC FERRY (1-888-223-3779) – we will mail your card to you..

How many save on more points for BC Ferries?

Redeem on BC Ferries: 0.23 CPP If you travel on BC Ferries, More Rewards offers 3 different voucher options. They can be used for any route, with the exception of Inside Passage, Discovery Coast Passage, and Haida Gwaii (route numbers 10, 40 & 11).

Are BC Ferries Cancelled?

“The safety of our passengers and crew is of primary importance to us,” said BC Ferries. “We don’t take the decision to cancel sailings lightly, as we know customers rely on us to get to their destinations. We will resume service as soon as it is safe to do so.”

How far in advance can you book a BC Ferry?

approximately 2 monthsYou can reserve approximately 2 months in advance. Note however, that although most BC ferries take reservations some of the smaller routes with smaller vessels don’t.

How many reservations does BC Ferries take?

Helpful? The original agreement between bc ferries and the govt was 40% reservations. Having it increase to 80% is there way of increasing ferry fares 25%. Sure a reservation costs a little 17-21 $ which is minimal when you got to the island once in awhile.

Can you pay cash at BC Ferries?

continue accepting cash. story as best we can. Update: BC Ferries did respond with clarification on their policies regarding cash payment and symptomatic passengers: … “With regards to cash payments, we are strongly encouraging customers to pay with cards (debit/credit/Experience Cards) unless they have no other options.

How early should I be at the ferry?

The first sailing of the day filled up at 6 a.m., a full hour before departure. BC Ferries spokesperson Astrid Braunschmidt told CTV News that foot passengers are advised to arrive 45 to 60 minutes early for their sailing. Drivers with vehicle reservations should arrive between 30 and 60 minutes early.

What is a BC Ferries Experience card?

The BC Ferries Experience™ Card is an electronic swipe card that can be loaded with money and used to pay for ferry travel on participating routes.

Can BC ferry reservations be Cancelled?

Cancel bus or commercial booking – Bookings can be cancelled up to 30 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time, at no cost. For bookings not cancelled in advance, and not redeemed at the terminal, customers will be charged a $25 fee for the unclaimed booking.

Should I book BC Ferries in advance?

Keeping you safe and moving Passengers are required to wear masks at all times at terminals and on board ferries. Be prepared to answer Transport Canada COVID-19 screening questions. Booking in advance is strongly recommended to guarantee the sailing of your choice.

How much do you save with a BC Ferries Experience card?

You save 30% as well other perks. There is no savings using the card to cross at Horseshoe Bay etc but if you plan to visit the Gulf Islands it really does pay.

Is it cheaper to book ferry in advance?

Tips For Cheaper Ferry Tickets Book in advance – Generally, the lowest fares are available when you book in advance. So book as early as possible before your travel date.

Is BC Ferries free for seniors?

The seniors’ discount on passenger fares on B.C. Ferries has been restored to 100 per cent, from 50 per cent. B.C. residents over 65 can ride for free Monday to Thursday, although the vehicle fare still applies. Holiday Mondays are excluded.

What happens if you miss your ferry reservation?

Depending on how busy it is, you might make the next ferry, but if it’s super busy, you might have a longer wait. if you arrive 29 minutes before departure you lose your reservation and you get in the line for the ferry. Depending on how busy it may be, you could still get on that ferry you made a reservation for.

How much does the ferry cost from Vancouver to Nanaimo?

For adult foot passengers, the price for the sailing between Nanaimo and Vancouver is $17.20 plus taxes and surcharge. Cars (not including driver & passengers) : $57.50. Payment: You can buy tickets either online thru BC ferries website or you can buy them at the ferry terminals.

Do I need to make a reservation for BC Ferries?

I am travelling to Vancouver Island by car on Tues 4 Aug from Horseshoe Bay and returning Sunday 9th. Do I need to reserve the ferries and if not what time should I turn up? You don’t have to reserve.

How do I save on BC Ferries?

Other ways to save include buying a Sailpass, which allow you to travel on most routes for a defined number of days without paying for additional fares. At $189 for four days or $229 for seven days, this is a great deal for families who want to explore all the great locations accessible by BC Ferries.

How much is a BC ferry ticket?

BC Ferries Connector Rates & FaresAdultChild (age 5- 11)Vancouver Downtown – Victoria Downtown One – Way$50.50$26.00Vancouver Downtown – Swartz Bay or Duke Point or Gulf Island via Tsawwassen One – Way$32.50$17.00Vancouver Hotels – Victoria Downtown One – Way$60.50$36.003 more rows