West Van - Nanaimo
(Horseshoe Bay-Departure Bay)

Crossing time: 1 hour 40 minutes
Distance: 30 nautical miles

Leave Horseshoe Bay (Vancouver)
6:15 am Daily
8:25 am Daily
10:40 am Daily
11:15 am Mar 29 only
11:40 am Mar 30 only
1:00 pm Daily
3:45 pm Daily
6:00 pm Mar 29 only
6:35 pm Daily
8:05 pm Daily
10:10 pm Daily
Leave Departure Bay (Nanaimo)
6:15 am Daily
7:00 am Mar 30 only
8:25 am Daily
9:00 am Mar 29 only
10:40 am Daily
1:00 pm Daily
1:30 pm Mar 29 only
3:20 pm Daily
5:55 pm Daily
8:45 pm Daily
10:10 pm Daily

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Ticket sales at Departure Bay end ten minutes before the scheduled sailing time for walk-on passengers and five minutes before the scheduled sailing time for vehicles. At Horseshoe Bay only, ticket sales for vehicles and walk-on passengers end ten minutes before the scheduled sailing time.

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