BC Ferries operates
scheduled ferry services from both Tsawwassen
(Vancouver) and Swartz Bay
(Victoria) to Saturna Island.
Inter island ferry services also operate between the Gulf Islands.
at Saturna Island
Vancouver (Tsawwassen), via a transfer at Galiano Island (Sturdies
Victoria (Swartz Bay)
Gulf Islands - see below
from Saturna Island
To Galiano Island (Sturdies
To Mayne Island (Village
To Pender Island (Otter
To Victoria (Swartz Bay)
2 hour 20 minutes between Saturna Island and Tsawwassen (transfer
1 hour 15 minutes between Saturna Island and Swartz Bay
1 daily round trip sailing between Saturna Island and Tsawwassen
4 daily round trip sailings between Saturna Island and Swartz Bay
Check BC Ferries for Gulf Island sailings
Reservations are recommended for travel between the Southern Gulf
Islands and Tsawwassen.
on the map to view a large scale map of the Gulf Islands Ferry
current schedules, fares, vehicle reservations and additional
information directly with BC
Travelling between the Southern
Gulf Islands and Northern
Gulf Islands can be accomplished in small hops. Each of these
islands is a world unto itself, each with its own history, culture
and colourful characters - each island deserves at least a day or
two for exploring.