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Black Ball Ferry Line

430 Belleville St, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 1W9, Canada
+1 250-386-2202
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quickest sail to states

cars are packed so close below deck that it's hard to get out of your vehicle! No dogs allowed in... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Dee B
RIde the Coho Ferry

The ferry ride from Port Angeles to Victoria was smooth and fun. They offered food and duty free... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kathi H
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Black Ball Ferry Line operates the M.V. Coho passenger and vehicle ferry linking Victoria, B.C. on Vancouver Island with Port Angeles, WA on the scenic Olympic Peninsula. During the 90 minute crossing, enjoy the ship's many amenities including the cafeteria, gift shop, duty free store, comfortable interior lounges, solarium and pet-friendly areas. Year round daily service is provided. Save big by booking a ferry and hotel stay with our exclusive package deals! In addition to our great prices at the region's favorite hotels, we'll pay your reservation fee for a guaranteed space on your desired sailing time when you book a package. Our Captain and Crew look forward to welcoming you on board the ship!
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  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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430 Belleville St, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 1W9, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

cars are packed so close below deck that it's hard to get out of your vehicle! No dogs allowed in vehicle deck !More

Thank Dee B
MVCohoFerry, Manager at Black Ball Ferry Line, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Dee B, Thank you for taking the time to review our ferry service. We are disappointed to hear you didn’t have an outstanding experience during your ferry crossing. For future reference, dogs may stay inside your vehicle on the car deck during the crossing....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The ferry ride from Port Angeles to Victoria was smooth and fun. They offered food and duty free items.

Thank Kathi H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Day trip to Port Angeles from Victoria BC Such a nice trip on a vintage boat Friendly comfortable/affordable 90min trip

Thank John G
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a great trip from Port Angeles to Victoria. The snack bar had quite a variety of food and treats and they also have a good gift shop. The ship is very well maintained and clean, even the rest rooms. The hotel selection on...More

Thank blball520
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the ferry from Victoria to Port Angeles in August and luckily made reservations since it only runs four times a day. If you park your car in time, you still have some time to explore the beautiful city of Victoria. The ship was...More

Thank Anja H
Reviewed 6 November 2017

A 90 minute ride across from port Angeles. Beautiful views from the ferry. There is a duty free shop on board if you need it.

Thank bikerbabe77
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Ferry line-ups are inevitable – so you just have to factor in those wait times. This is true for the popular MV COHO ferry service, sailing between Port Angeles, WA in the U.S. & Victoria, BC in Canada. If you’ve parked your car in line...More

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Reviewed 3 November 2017

Great way to get to Victoria, walked on with one carryon for a great 3days. Right on schedule, smooth and efficient.

Thank islanders2015
Reviewed 29 October 2017

They have been sailing for many years and know their business. Cafeteria is only acceptable. Right on time.

Thank ydi67
Reviewed 17 October 2017

While the trip from Victoria to Port Angeles was pretty, waiting in the parking lot for 2.5 hours before the boat leaves for the US is ridiculous. We were additionally frustrated that the ferry was over 20 minutes late leaving the dock. On the bright...More

Thank Mary B
MVCohoFerry, Manager at Black Ball Ferry Line, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Dear Mary B, Thank you for taking the time to review our ferry service. We value customer feedback. We were concerned to hear that you were waiting 2.5 hours at the terminal in Victoria. That is not typical. US Customs and Border Protection (USCBP) requests...More

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jaminkler
6 June 2017|
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Response from Wayne M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry mate but we did it all the B&B way in the states. Airport Road Self Storage at 4114 S Airport Rd, Port Angeles has outdoor storage pretty cheap bout 30 bucks for a month aure they could accomodate a week ph: 1 (360... More
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thefamilybaker
26 May 2017|
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Response from Ian P | Reviewed this property |
Oh, I misread. Thought you said where it left from! To drive from Spokane I'd drive straight across the state on I-90 to downtown Seattle and take the Bainbridge Island ferry. It's the most direct. Time the Seattle traffic... More
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thefamilybaker
26 May 2017|
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Response from MVCohoFerry | Property representative |
Hi Deb, If you would like to leave your car in Port Angeles, parking is available in numerous privately operated lots within 1 or 2 blocks from our Port Angeles ferry terminal. Prices range from $8 - $15 per day. Downtown... More
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