Sailings to Tsawwassen are filling up fast on BC Ferries on the last Sunday before the new year. (Black Press Media file photo)

Sailings to Tsawwassen are filling up fast on BC Ferries on the last Sunday before the new year. (Black Press Media file photo)

UPDATED: BC Ferries’ sailings to Tsawwassen filling up on last Sunday of the year

12 p.m. and 1 p.m. completely full, 2 p.m. at 70 per cent

Ferries headed from Swartz Bay to Tsawwassen are filling up quick on the final Sunday of the year.

UPDATE as of 11:30 a.m.:

The 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. are both completely full, with the 2 p.m. sitting at 70 per cent.

Taking a quick peek into the afternoon, 2 p.m. sailing is at 70 per cent, 3 p.m. at 65 per cent, 4 p.m. at 60 per cent, 5 p.m. at 60 per cent and 6 p.m. at 55 per cent.

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UPDATE as of 10:30 a.m.:

The 11 a.m. and 12 p.m. are both completely full, with the 1 p.m. sitting at 65 per cent full.

Taking a quick peek into the afternoon, 2 p.m. sailing is at 70 per cent, 3 p.m. at 65 per cent, 4 p.m. at 60 per cent and 5 p.m. at 60 per cent.

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UPDATE as of 9:30 a.m.:

The 11 a.m. is already 100 per cent full, with the 12 p.m. sitting at 80 per cent full, as of 10 a.m.

Taking a quick peek into the afternoon, the 1 p.m. is already 65 per cent full, the 2 p.m. is 70 per cent, 3 p.m. at 65 per cent, 4 p.m. at 55 per cent and 5 p.m. at 60 per cent.

BC Ferries added 171 sailings to its regular schedule over the holidays.

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