BC Ferries sailings are filling up after the Easter long weekend (File photo)

BC Ferries sees one-sailing wait at Swartz Bay terminal

The noon ferry is sold-out, while afternoon sailings are over 70 per cent full

There’s a one-sailing wait at BC Ferries this afternoon as visitors try to head home from their Easter long weekend holidays.

As of 11:45 a.m., the noon sailing from Swartz Bay to Tsawwassen is completely full, while the 1 p.m. sailing is 73 per cent full and the 2 p.m. sailing is 70 per cent full.

Similarly, sailings from Tsawwassen to Swartz Bay are filling up, with the 1 and 2 p.m. sailings already more than 60 per cent full.

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Reservations are recommended for anyone intending to sail back to the mainland today and can be made online at bcferries.com.

For current conditions, head to bcferries.com/current_conditions.

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