About Reservations

BC Ferries offers the following reservation options.  On reservable routes,
standby space may be available. On routes that are not mentioned below,
travel is first come, first served only.

  • STANDARD VEHICLE RESERVATIONS >>
  • COMMERCIAL VEHICLE RESERVATIONS >>
  • LIVESTOCK VEHICLE RESERVATIONS >>
  • GROUP RESERVATIONS >>  
  • NORTHERN ROUTE RESERVATIONS >>
  • BC FERRIES VACATIONS >>
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  • For travel between Metro Vancouver, Vancouver Island and the Sunshine Coast including:

    Vancouver (Tsawwassen) - Victoria (Swartz Bay)
    Vancouver (Tsawwassen) - Nanaimo (Duke Point)
    West Vancouver (Horseshoe Bay )- Nanaimo (Departure Bay)
    West Vancouver (Horseshoe Bay) - Langdale (Sunshine Coast)
    Powell River (Westview) - Comox (Little River)

    NEW APRIL 1, 2014
    In order to encourage customers to book in advance, fees for reservations made the day of departure will increase from $18.50 to $22.00 effective April 1st. Plan ahead and save by booking more than 7 days ahead for only $15.00.


    For travel between Vancouver and the Southern Gulf Islands 

    Reservations Recommended For

    Commercial Vehicles (registered 5500 kg/gvw+) >> Commercial Vehicle operators can use the Reservations and Schedules application to book travel on our Tsawwassen-Swartz Bay, Tsawwassen-Duke Point, Horseshoe Bay-Departure Bay, Horseshoe Bay-Langdale and Powell River-Comox routes. 

    Livestock Vehicles >> If you're driving a non-commercial vehicle with horses or other livestock onboard, no-fee reservations are available through the Reservations and Schedules application on our Tsawwassen-Swartz Bay, Tsawwassen-Duke Point, Horseshoe Bay-Departure Bay, Horseshoe Bay-Langdale and Powell River-Comox routes.  

    Group Travel >> Reservations may be made for groups of 10 or more passengers, travelling together on foot or by bus. Discount rates are available on some routes for groups of 16 or more (must book at least seven days in advance of travel).

    Reservations for Norther Routes

    Inside Passage and Haida Gwaii >> Prepaid vehicle reservations for our Port Hardy-Mid Coast-Prince Rupert and Prince Rupert-Skidegate routes.  (Reservations strongly advised.)

    Discovery Coast Connector >> Prepaid vehicle reservations for our summer Mid Coast service between Port Hardy and Bella Coola. (Reservations strongly advised.)

    BC Ferries Vacations >> We can connect you with the best services, accommodations and adventures offering individual activities and unique vacation packages. 

      

      For reservations by phone, call toll-free in Canada and the USA: 1-888-223-3779.
    Or punch in *BCF (*223) on Rogers or Telus Mobility networks.
    From outside Canada and the USA, call (250) 386-3431 - applicable toll charges apply. 
    For general inquiries, contact us at customerservice@bcferries.com