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Getting to Campbell River

We are located in Discovery Harbour Marina in downtown Campbell River, located behind Target in the Discovery Harbour Shopping Centre. The following Google map shows you the location of our moorage in the marina in Campbell River, the location we do business from.


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Driving to Campbell River

Once on Vancouver Island, getting to Campbell River is easy. You have two choices:

  • the Inland Island Highway (#19), which is a four-lane, more direct route
  • or the fully serviced and scenic Oceanside Route (#19A), meandering through all the coastal towns and villages, clearly marked by the official "Starfish" signs.

 

Vancouver Island Highway webcams

Vancouver Island Road Conditions

 

Drive times to Campbell River:

  • from Seattle - approx. 7 hours (including ferry travel time)
  • from Victoria - 264 km / 165 miles - 3.5 hours (North on #19, or #19A)
  • from Nanaimo - 153 km / 95 miles - 2 hours (North on #19, or #19A)
  • from Comox / Courtenay Airport - 45 km - 35 minutes (North on #19, or #19A)
  • from Port Hardy - 235 km - 2.5 - 3 hours (South on #19)

 

Ferry Service to Vancouver Island

BC Ferries
Vehicle and passenger service from all routes to and from Vancouver Island from mainland BC. You can view the ferry terminal webcams here. If you are planning a round trip to and from the Mainland, click here to find out about fare discounts.
Schedules:
Toll Free: 1-888-223-3779
Tel: 250-386-3431
Web: http://www.bcferries.com
Reservations (credit card required):
Toll Free: 1-888-724-5223
Tel: 604-444-2890

  • Vancouver (Tsawwassen) - Nanaimo (Duke Point) - 2 hours
  • Vancouver (Tsawwassen) - Victoria (Swartz Bay) - 1 hour 35 minutes
  • West Vancouver (Horseshoe Bay) - Nanaimo (Departure Bay) - 1 hour 35 minutes
  • Powell River/Westview (Sunshine Coast) - Comox (Little River) - 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Prince Rupert - Port Hardy (Inside Passage route) - approx. 15 hours
  • Bella Coola - Port Hardy (Discovery Coast Passage route) - approx. 12 hours

Victoria Clipper
High-speed catamaran passenger service between Seattle WA, USA and Victoria, BC
Toll Free: 1-800-888-2535
Tel: 206-448-5000
Web: http://www.clippervacations.com/victoria_clipper_ferry_service

MV Coho
Vehicle and passenger service between Port Angeles, WA and Victoria, BC
Tel: 360-457-4491
Web: http://www.cohoferry.com

Washington State Ferries
Vehicle and passenger service between Anacortes, WA and Sidney (Victoria), BC
Toll Free: 1-888-808-7977
Tel: 206-464-6400
Web: http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/ferries/

 

Airlines Servicing Vancouver Island

Pacific Coastal Airlines
Daily service from Vancouver - 40 minutes
Reservations:
Toll Free: 1-800-663-2872
Tel: 604-273-8666
Web: http://www.pacificcoastal.com

Westjet
Service from Calgary or Edmonton, AB to the Comox Airport (pick up can be arranged for our package guests, so please give us a call) - 1 hour 15 minutes
Toll Free: 1-888-937-8538
Web: http://www.westjet.com

Central Mountain Air
Service from Vancouver - 40 minutes
Toll Free: 1-888-865-8585
Tel: 250-847-2517
Web: http://www.flycma.com

Kenmore Air
Floatplane service from Lake Union (Seattle area) to Campbell River
Toll Free: 1-800-543-9595
Web: http://www.kenmoreair.com

Corilair
Daily floatplane service from Vancouver to Campbell River
Tel: 250-287-8371
Web: http://www.corilair.com

Air Canada
Canada and International flight service
Toll Free: 1-888-247-2262
Web: http://www.aircanada.com

 

Campbell River Airport

Campbell River Airport - YBL
Campbell River Terminal Apron Webcam
Address: 1-2000 Jubilee Parkway, Campbell River, BC, V9H 1T5 Canada
Web: http://www.crairport.ca

 

Buses to Campbell River

Island Coach Lines (Laidlaw)
Service to all points on Vancouver Island, including Campbell River. Connections from Vancouver by Greyhound or Pacific Coach Lines (see below).
Toll Free: 1-800-318-0818
Tel: 250-385-4411

Greyhound
Service from Vancouver to Nanaimo (via BC Ferries)
Toll Free: 1-800-661-8747
Tel: 604-482-8747
Web: http://www.greyhound.ca

Pacific Coach Lines
Service from Vancouver to Victoria (via BC Ferries).
Toll Free: 1-800-661-1725
Tel: 250-385-4411
Web: http://www.pacificcoach.com

Campbell River Transit
Service within Campbell River
Tel: 250-287-7433
Web: http://www.bctransit.com/regions/cam/?p=ft.dd.lst

 

Car Rentals

Budget Car and Truck Rentals
Tel: 250-923-4283
Toll Free: 1-800-268-8900
Web: http://www.budget.ca

National Car and Truck Rentals
Tel: 250-923-7278
Toll Free: 1-800-227-7368
Web: http://www.nationalcar.ca

 

 

 

 



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