It’s a busy morning for passengers before the start of the Easter long weekend. The Tsawwassen to Swartz Bay ferry scheduled for 9 a.m. is already 100 per cent full and the Swartz Bay to Tsawwassen ferry scheduled for 9 a.m. is sitting at 93 per cent full. (Keri Coles/News Staff)

Busy day for travellers on BC Ferries

Tsawwassen to Swartz Bay route sees first two sailings sell out

It’s a busy morning for ferry travellers looking to get to or from the Island before Easter weekend.

The first sailing of the morning from Tsawwassen to Swartz Bay was full, and as of 7:30 a.m., the 9 a.m. was already full with the 11 a.m. sailing sitting at 52 per cent full. The next ferry scheduled is at 1 p.m. and it’s almost 50 per cent full as well.

READ ALSO: First cruise ship of the season docks in Victoria

The 9 a.m. sailing from Swartz Bay to Tsawwassen is sitting at 93 per cent full, the 11 a.m. is at 51 per cent full and the noon sailing is at 20 per cent capacity.

For current conditions visit bcferries.com.



kendra.crighton@blackpress.ca

Follow us on Instagram
Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

bc ferry

Just Posted

Grieving together, but apart: How funeral homes are handling the pandemic

‘Hugs are so important and right now hugs can’t happen’

Vancouver Island artist brightens pandemic with whimsical signs

Anna Trelford decorates her fence with signs that riff on COVID-19 pandemic

Island MLA calls for cash injection for struggling tourism sector

Michelle Stilwell also pushing for moratorium on commercial evictions

Cobble Hill man dies in ATV accident south of Nanaimo

Incident happened on backroad Friday night in Nanaimo Lakes area

PQBeat: Qualicum Beach musician, lawyer Phil Dwyer

Juno Award winner talks music legends, ‘The Ballad of Bonnie Henry’ and more

VIDEO: Injured bald eagle rescued in B.C. First Nations community

Bird suspected injured in fight, whisked off to Coquitlam rehab

Love flourishes at Peace Arch Park, but COVID-19 concerns loom

South Surrey park becomes only place for international couples to meet

UPDATE: B.C.’s Central Kootenay issues evacuation orders for hundreds of residents due to flooding

An evacuation alert covers all areas except the Cities of Castelgar and Nelson

PHOTOS: Thousands gather at Vancouver Art Gallery to protest racism

Rally is in response to the deaths of black Americans and a Toronto woman

Number of students returning is a wild card as B.C. schools reopen Monday

A common model will see other teachers work four days a week in class then the fifth remotely,

Three weekly direct flights from Port Hardy to Vancouver starting June 1

Direct between Bella Bella and Vancouver not resuming at this time

Comox Valley river guardians keeping busy during COVID-19 times

Tsolum River Restoration Society memberss say young fish get stranded in the most unlikely places

Youth riding high after Sidney re-opens skate park

Skate park, tennis courts, volleyball court and multi-use court proved popular on the weekend

Most Read