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False Creek Ferries

1804 Boat Lift Lane | Granville Island, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3Y2, Canada
+1 604-684-7781
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The original little blue ferries of Vancouver. Based on Granville Island, we have been serving locals and tourists alike since 1982. We provide year-round service to 9 stops along False Creek, from Kitsilano Beach to Science World.
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  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1804 Boat Lift Lane | Granville Island, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3Y2, Canada
Granville Island & Fairview
+1 604-684-7781
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

For about $15 US you can hop on and off all day for two. Captains were all very nice and knowledgeable of the area. Better than walking

Thank Scott J
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

We bought a senior day pass so we could get on and off the boat at will, it was great! Our skipper was a bit of a tour guide as well, so as we motored up the creek, he kept us informed. It was delightful,...More

Thank ellecram1950
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Super convenient to take from the West End (Aquatic Centre) to Granville Island - takes less than 5 minutes and the ferries are very frequent. I bought a return ticket for $5.50 - which I think is great value for $$. You arrive back to...More

Thank CDNJennifer2012
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Great to travel to Granville Island; saves time as you don't need to look for parking. Amazing service on the boats as well.

Thank kmh124
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Used the ferry to get to Granville Island market and back. Not that cheap but convenient and only takes a couple of minutes.

Thank M1616JRlindaj
Reviewed 26 October 2017

I love the service and the employees. Waiting time is short and the trip is always enjoyable. I highly recommend the day pass to fully experience the beauty of False Creek.

Thank Marilyn M
Reviewed 23 October 2017

A great way to get about in the Granville Island area - you get from A to B with a smile on your face!

Thank penny025
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Caught the ferry from Stanley Park over to Granville island. Was cheap, ferries came every few minutes.

Thank alis0np40
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Got the day pass so we could visit Granville Island and other locations Boat drivers were friendly and informative.

Thank Marlene I
Reviewed 18 October 2017

This is a great way to travel to and from Granville Island and other destinations in the False Creek area.

Thank Oscar H
Granville Island & Fairview
One of the favoured neighbourhoods for a day out,
Granville Island's packed theatres and art studios,
hobby shops and book stores, restaurants and bars, all
offer a plethora of activities and entertainment
options, leaving no one bored. The highlight of the
area is the Fisherman's Wharf, where the seagulls
overhead and the smell of the sea invigorate its many
visitors, some of who are there to shop the fresh
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27 August 2017|
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Response from granaof6 | Reviewed this property |
They do have a 40 minute tour that only costs $11 CAD. It goes to all the stops the Ferry makes on False Creek and returns you to their main dock.
16 May 2017|
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Response from gaddingabout2016 |
Yes however it would be awkward getting your suitcase on and off, especially if it's busy, and it would be challenging getting your suitcase down to the dock. I would not advise it. It doesn't make sense to be dragging a... More