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Journey Information

Victoria to Seattle ferry - cost & duration

Cheapest price$137.00
Shortest Duration3h 0m
Trips per day1
Ferry lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by ferry from Victoria to Seattle right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most ferry companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, ferry companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much does a ferry ticket from Victoria to Seattle cost?

Looking at daily average prices in last 30 days, $137.00 was the low point for ferry fares from Victoria to Seattle. Any tickets cheaper than $137.00 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on ferry tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most ferry companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the ferry ride?

The ferry usually takes around 3 hours to cover the 74 miles (119 kilometers) from Victoria, BC to Seattle, WA. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

What is the busiest day to travel by ferry from Victoria to Seattle?

The busiest day of the week to travel by ferry from Victoria to Seattle is on Thursday. If you are planning to travel on a Thursday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out. On the other hand, Friday is typically when ferries are least crowded. If you’re looking for a little extra space, taking a ferry on Friday is the way to go.

When do the earliest ferry and latest ferry leave Victoria?

There is usually only one ferry per day from Victoria to Seattle. Therefore, the 5:00pm ferry is both the earliest and latest ferry.

How many ferries are there each day?

There is usually only one ferry per day from Victoria to Seattle. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct ferry, meaning that you do not have to get on a different ferry at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from Victoria to Seattle start at $92.00. Bus tickets are also available, with prices as low as $103.00.

What ferry companies travel from Victoria to Seattle?

There is one ferry company that operates from Victoria to Seattle. Clipper Vacations is the only company to provide ferry transportation at the moment. It only operates one ferry trip per day, which really narrows down the options.

FerryDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Clipper Vacations12h 45m$137.00

Where does the ferry leave from in Victoria?

Most ferries depart from the main station in Victoria, British Columbia:

  • Victoria Clipper Ferry, Inner Harbour

Where does the ferry arrive in Seattle?

All ferries from Victoria arrive at one main station in Seattle, Washington:

  • Victoria Clipper Ferry - 2701 Alaskan Way

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