False Creek Ferries

Enjoy some spectacular views of Vancouver from the water with a ride on one of the cute little False Creek Ferries

False Creek Ferries
False Creek Ferries cc licensed photo by Fairview Condo

A ride on one of the cute little passenger ferries operated by False Creek Ferries or Aquabus offers a lot of 'fun-factor' for your money.

While these little ferries operated by private companies are not part of Vancouver's public transit system, they do provide convenient transportation to numerous points around the city for a reasonable price making them popular with visitors and local commuters alike. Besides being a great option for getting to some of Vancouver's attractions, they are also a great way to enjoy some sightseeing. Get a unique perspective of the city only available from on the water. You might even spot some of the resident seals living in the area.

The operators are helpful and courteous and are always happy to tell you a bit about your surroundings during the ride.

In addition to regular 1-way and return fares you can also purchase a day pass. A choice of sightseeing excursions is available for a modest fee.

False Creek Ferries or Aquabus serve the following attractions featured on our website, making them a great option for getting to them while enjoying some great sightseeing at the same time.

The Aquabus serves 8 points around False Creek. False Creek Ferries, linked to below, serves 5 locations.

Facts For Your Visit

Official Website: False Creek Ferries

Fee: From: $16.00 CAD...May vary slightly due to currency fluctuations

Vancouver AquaBus Ferry Ticket

Hop aboard the AquaBus Ferry in Vancouver to take advantage of all that False Creek has to offer! Hop off at eight top destinations along False Creek such as Granville Island, Yaletown, The Village and Hornby Street. Shop, dine and sightsee at your own pace, and enjoy beautiful waterfront views along the way.

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Regular Hours:

  • Monday: 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Tuesday: 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Wednesday: 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Thursday: 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Friday: 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Saturday: 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Sunday: 7:00 am - 9:00 pm

Category: Ferries

Address: 1804 Boatlift Lane
Vancouver, BC V6H 3Y2

Phone: +1 604-684-7781


Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 49 Reviews.

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5 Star Rating I love the service and culture on these water taxis . They come often and they have good service and fun staff to boot . Generally $5 for return trip or $8... Read More

Edward T. Jun-29-2019

5 Star Rating These little passenger ferry boats are a must-do when visiting or living in the West End of Vancouver. Cute way to cross the "creek" and get from point A to... Read More

Georgie H. Jan-03-2019

4 Star Rating Good value at $16 for an adult for the day with unlimited transfers. Had fun hopping on and off to explore different parts of Vancouver. Never had to wait... Read More

Lee-Anne R. Jul-23-2019

Accommodations near False Creek Ferries:


Line Nearest Station Walking Time
Canada LineYaletown / Roundhouse3 Minutes
Expo LineMain Street / Science World2 Minutes

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