Currently there’s a two sailing wait for passengers at Swartz Bay heading to Tsawwassen, the 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. sailings are 100 per cent full and the 3 p.m. sailing is already more than half full at 55 per cent. (Charlotte Prong/Parkhill File)

Two sailing wait for ferry passengers leaving the Island

Busy day for long weekend travellers

It’s a busy day for BC Ferries passengers leaving the island and heading home to conclude the end of the long weekend.

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Currently there’s a two sailing wait for passengers at Swartz Bay heading to Tsawwassen, the 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. sailings are 100 per cent full and the 3 p.m. sailing is already more than half full at 55 per cent.

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The Tsawwassen to Swartz Bay 1 p.m. sailing is 87 per cent full and the 2 p.m. sailing is 49 per cent full.

For current conditions visit bcferries.com/current_conditions/terminals.html.



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