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Black Ball Ferry Line

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Address: 101 E Railroad Ave, Port Angeles, WA 98362-2912
Phone Number: +1 360-457-4491
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Very enjoyable trip from Victoria to Port Angeles

This is the very best way to get from Vancouver I sland to Port Angeles. a 90 minute trip across the Strait of Juan de Fuca, takng in the beautiful scenery is a wonderful way to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Abbotsford, Canada
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Abbotsford, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is the very best way to get from Vancouver I sland to Port Angeles. a 90 minute trip across the Strait of Juan de Fuca, takng in the beautiful scenery is a wonderful way to start a trip to the Olympic peninsula.

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Sequim, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We LOVE traveling to Victoria on the Coho. Whether you walk on or take your vehicle, this trip from Port Angeles to Victoria, BC is a value! AND if you travel on your birthday, you get a free ticket! Go!

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Albany, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the ferry from Victoria, British Columbia to Port Angeles, Washington on a misty cool Monday in October. We parked the car in the lower level of the ferry and then moved upstairs. We cars are parked very close together and it is very difficult to maneuver between them. It was a worry about bumping the car next door... More 

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Providence, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We took this ferry from Port Angeles to Victoria BC. You are asked to arrive for boarding 1 hour before sailing which seemed really early but that is their requirement. Boarding and disembarkment was efficient and easy.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Took the ferry after the storm and the seas were a bit rough...not enough to make you seasick, but just enough to make you feel tipsy trying to walk to the bathroom. The staff puts the safety of the passengers first. The waves were hitting the right side of the ferry and, not only did they announce you passengers not... More 

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Shawnee, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

This was a perfect ride. It was quick and smooth. And cheap. We have riden the Clipper in the past but it is 5x the price. We would do this again. The boat was clean and staff courteous

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Getting on and off is well organized and flows well. Quick reliable transportation between Port Angeles and Victoria. Ship is fairly stable with mile rocking, not enough to get seasick or need Dramamine. You can plug in your devices so they are fully charged by the time you get to the other side. Ship was clean.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

I love travelling via the Coho. No frills, dependable. Resonable pricing. You can reserve ahead of sailing time.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This is a timely stop for drivers if coming from the Washington side after the possible drives from Seattle or around the Olympic Peninsula's Pacific coast. The 1.5 hour ferry ride has good scenery of the Victoria harbour and the Olympic mountains.

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Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Took the ferry across to Victoria BC for the day. Easy and efficient checkin. Definitely go online and get your tickets. Ferry was very clean and the view of Olympic National Park leaving Port Angeles is beautiful. The ship departs on time so make sure you arrive on time.

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