The Admiral is located next door to the Victoria Clipper from Seattle and the Coho Ferry from Port Angeles, Washington
Ferries to the Mainland of British Columbia are located about 30 km or 18 miles north of Victoria near the picturesque town of Sidney. As well BC Ferries provides services at various locations up-island for those who wish to explore Vancouver Island further.
If you click here you will see an expanded view of all the ferry routes that link Vancouver Island and Victoria with the mainland of British Columbia and Washington State.
We are indebted to the FERRY TRAVELLER for the use of one of their maps. Their site www.ferrytravel.com is an excellent source of details (routes, schedules and prices) for each of the ferry systems (US and Canadian) operating in the Northwest.
The major ferry systems serving the Greater Victoria are:
The BC Ferries provide transportation from the mainland of British Columbia to Victoria and serve the Canadian islands around Vancouver Island.
The ferry takes passengers and cars. (Reservations are possible but not needed; they run every hour or two)
For more information click here: BC Ferry Homepage
Washington State Ferries
The Washington State Ferries provide transportation from Anacortes (North of Seattle) to Victoria (Sidney) and serve the American islands around Vancouver Island.
The ferry takes passengers and cars.
For more information click here: Washington State Ferries
The Victoria Clipper provides high-speed transportation from Seattle to Victoria (2 hours).
The ferry takes passengers only.
For more information click here: Clipper Vacations
Port Angeles: (360)-457-4491
The M.V. Coho provides transportation from Port Angeles to Victoria. Crossing time is 1 hour 35 minutes. The ferry takes passengers and cars. (Reservations are not possible)
For more information click here: Black Ball Ferry Line
Port Angeles: (360) 452 8088
The Victoria Express is a high-speed passenger only ferry that provides transportation between Port Angeles, Victoria and Friday Harbor. Crossing time between Port Angeles and Victoria is 1 hour and crossing time between Victoria and Friday Harbor is approximately 2 1/2 hours.
The ferry takes only passengers. www.victoriaexpress.com
Victoria-San Juan Cruises
Victoria-San Juan Cruises provide transportation from Bellingham to Victoria. Crossing time 3 hours .
The ferry takes only passengers.
For more information Click here: Victoria-San Juan