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Black Ball Ferry Line

101 E Railroad Ave, Port Angeles, WA 98362-2912
+1 360-457-4491
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Awesome day trip to Victoria BC

We rode the MV Coho from Port Angeles to/from Victoria BC for a quick Canadian day trip. The... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Marietta, Georgia
via mobile
Only Way to Travel!

We came to Port Angeles as a walk-on foot passenger and it's the only way to travel. No issues or... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Vancouver, Canada
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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!
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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101 E Railroad Ave, Port Angeles, WA 98362-2912
+1 360-457-4491
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We rode the MV Coho from Port Angeles to/from Victoria BC for a quick Canadian day trip. The walk-on ferry terminal was quick and easy & it was a nice day to be out on the water. The crossing takes about 90 mins, so take...More

Thank Paintedlacy
Reviewed 2 days ago

We came to Port Angeles as a walk-on foot passenger and it's the only way to travel. No issues or problems boarding the vessel, as the terminal looks almost brand new.

Thank sashakeena
Reviewed 4 days ago

If passing Port Angeles en route to Seattle you may wish to consider booking onto the Black Ball Ferry Line and heading over to Victoria for the day. *Remember your passport!!* Without reviewing Victoria itself, the ferry journey was pleasant with whales spotted on both...More

Thank Frewba
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

When we were planning our trip to the Puget Sound area, we found it was possible to purchase combined ferry passes with lodging in Victoria. We saved some money and it was very easy to cover both reservations with a single purchase. The crew at...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was very friendly, professional, and helpful is setting up a package for the ferry trip, bus transportation, and tickets to Butchart Gardens.

Thank Ort007
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of seats and large ferry. Staff nice too. Didn't realize though that the parking lots do not take credit cards In Port Angeles. Luckily had plenty of time to find an ATM to get cash for parking since we didn't bring our car on...More

Thank June475
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the ferry to Victoria from Port Angeles. I stopped by the terminal to ask a few questions and was told that our preferred ferry (12:45 pm Thursday) could not be reserved online, and to show up first come/first served following the departure of...More

1  Thank Marc L
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the only ferry serving Victoria from Port Angeles but it is a first rate ferry. Exactly on time and kept clean as a whistle by the staff. Very smooth ride (no seasickness worries on this). Food available for purchase and it also has...More

1  Thank jwkrengel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got delayed in traffic and missed the last ferry of the day by about ten minutes. We had made a reservation and the employee at the landing was able to move it to the first sailing the next day. Crew appears to be knowledgeable...More

Thank CWH75247
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a car ferry. Must go through customs station.strongly recomm no reservations if traveling with a vehicle Spectacular views of snow covered Cascades/Olypic Peninsula Food available

1  Thank kathy147248
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
If I make a reservation can I cancel it without a penalty?
18 May 2017|
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Response from ranger002us | Reviewed this property |
Here is the BBF cancellation policy 4. Our refund policy is as follows: a) The reservation fee is NON-REFUNDABLE, unless we cancel your sailing and are unable to place you on a subsequent sailing. b) The cost of unused... More
sandra y
where can i park car in portangeles fpr a few days while i walkon ferryand stay in Victoria for 2 nights?
6 April 2017|
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Response from MVCohoFerry | Property representative |
Hi Sandra, There are multiple lots within a block and a half of the terminal, ranging in price from $8-15 per day. The least expensive are near the corner of Oak and Front Streets. There are also other places in town... More
Nancy H
Why do they have to park the cars so close together? If you are a larger person it makes,it very difficult to get out of the car. Any way this can be remedied?
9 March 2017|
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Response from MVCohoFerry | Property representative |
Hi Nancy, Anyone with mobility issues may identify themselves to our staff at the terminal and we will happily assist. We even provide wheelchair or walking ramp service for those who prefer it. Alternatively, you may tell... More