The Black Ball Ferry Line travels from Port Angeles, Washington, to Victoria, British Columbia, and the Victoria Clipper offers a passenger-only service from Seattle to Victoria. Washington State Ferries runs a fall, spring and summer route from Anacortes, 90 miles north of Seattle, to Sidney, 20 minutes drive from Victoria.
All ferry lines accept reservations and offer online booking services. Black Ball accepts online bookings up to 12 hours before departure and recommends contacting the departing terminal to check availability for same-day travel. The Washington State Department of Transportation offers advice and information on traveling by ferry from the United States to British Columbia and on tourist requirements for visiting Canada.