Vessel Information

The Clipper Vacations Fleet

Clipper Navigation, Inc. – the company that brings you Victoria Clipper passenger-only ferry service and Clipper Vacations tours, excursions and packages – is proud to introduce you to the Clipper fleet. The fleet consists of two high-speed catamarans used for passenger ferry service between Seattle and Victoria, BC and one catamaran used for Seattle/San Juan service and whale-watching excursions. Passengers aboard our vessels will find comfortable, roomy seats, tables for playing cards or catching up on work and open deck space for getting a breath of fresh air or taking in the sights. The Victoria Clipper IV reaches speeds of up to 30 knots, making it the fastest ship in our fleet and among the fastest passenger vessels in the Western Hemisphere! With scheduled departures year-round, the Clipper Fleet carries thousands of passengers every year for business and vacation fun. Get to know our fleet by booking a Seattle, Victoria or San Juan package today!

Victoria Clipper IV with speeds up to 30 knots

Clipper 4
  • 132 feet long, 33.3 feet wide
  • Holds 330 passengers and 5-10 attendants for service
  • Waterjet propulsion system
  • Speed up to 30 knots
  • Upper stern outside deck
  • Duty-free and gift shops on upper and lower decks
  • Some tables on upper and lower decks
  • All other seats with pull-down tray tables
  • 8 emergency exits and 8 life rafts
  • Built in Bergen, Norway

Victoria Clipper high-speed catamaran Seattle-Victoria

Clipper 1
  • 127 feet long, 30 feet wide
  • Holds 293 passengers and 5-10 attendants for service
  • Waterjet propulsion system
  • Speed up to 30 knots
  • Outside upper stern deck open to passengers
  • Duty-free and gift shop on upper and lower decks
  • Some seats at tables on upper and lower decks
  • Other seats have fold-down tray tables
  • 10 emergency exits and 14 life rafts
  • Built in Bergen, Norway

Victoria Clipper III Seattle-San Juan Islands

Clipper 3
  • 114 feet long, 28.5 feet wide
  • Holds 231 passengers and 4-6 attendants for service
  • Waterjet propulsion system
  • Speed up to 25 knots
  • Food, beverage and gift shop on lower level aft
  • 3 decks, inside seating, outdoor viewing
  • Comfortable seating on upper and lower decks
  • 5 emergency exits and 7 life rafts
  • Built in the USA