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False Creek Ferries

1804 Boat Lift Lane | Granville Island, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3Y2, Canada
+1 604-684-7781
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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 yesterday

These were so much fun..especially the hop on hop off ones. Very reasonable and you get to see so many things on the creek

Thank Taz820
Reviewed yesterday

These little ferries are part of the fun of being in a city that is near the water. They are quick and easy to access and make travelling across the "sea" a breeze! (They are also inexpensive ways to get around!)

Thank DiscerningTravelGal
Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoyed this quick ferry over to the market. The captain was friendly and gave tourist tips. Quaint little boats! Kids would enjoy.

Thank mhuff2
Reviewed 2 days ago

Very easy and pleasant way of getting to Granville Island from multiple ports of the Seawall. Just $3 one way and they seem to come around every 5 mins or so. Nice experience.

Thank Marcus M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Used this to get to granville place takes 5 minutes it was OK walked back using the bridge they run about every 15 minutes so you do not have to wait too long

Thank CKIM
Reviewed 2 days ago

These quite little ferries, travel around Granville Islands, so special, for the tourists and the locals, to get around this intereting area.

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of the must to do in Vancouver. Little ferries and small trips with an amazing view. Staff are really friendly and always with a smile on their faces

Thank Rodrigo B
Reviewed 3 days ago

We used False Creek Ferries to get to Granville Island. Not very long but a fun ride. Our ticket for bus included one ride across to Granville Island in the price

Thank Wildfire57
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We walked from our downtown hotel to Granville in the morning, but after lunch and wandering around the market the ferry was a great option for heading back. You just head down to the dock and hop on the ferry. If you are paying cash,...More

Thank DasBattman
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were staying downtown and had dinner plans at the Afghan Horseman on Granville Island. The ferry was a great way for our group to get across the river. Since we were only going one stop, it was only $3.50 per person and that definitely...More

Thank ryoheio331
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One of the favoured neighbourhoods for a day out,
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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
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awtwins
16 May 2017|
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Response from gaddingabout2016 |
Yes however it would be awkward getting your suitcase on and off, especially if it's busy, and it would be challenging getting your suitcase down to the dock. I would not advise it. It doesn't make sense to be dragging a... More
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