Schedules

Vancouver Island - Denman Island (Buckley Bay - Denman West)

Crossing Time: 10 Minutes
Distance: 1.2 nautical miles

CHECK FOR SERVICE NOTICES
Note: Ships running to Denman and Hornby Island shuttle back and forth when heavy traffic conditions exist and therefore sailing times may be altered.

Schedule in Effect:

The first two sailings from both terminals will not be available Dec 25 and Jan 1.
The first two sailings from both terminals will not be available Dec 25 and Jan 1.
The first two sailings from both terminals will not be available Dec 25 and Jan 1.

Leave Buckley Bay (Vancouver Island) Leave Denman Island (West)
7:00 am Daily except Dec 25 & Jan 1
7:40 am Daily except Dec 25 & Jan 1
8:20 am Daily except Sun & DC Thu (see below)
9:00 am Daily
10:00 am Daily
11:00 am Daily
12:30 pm Daily
1:15 pm Daily
2:35 pm Daily
3:15 pm Daily
4:05 pm Daily
5:05 pm Daily
6:10 pm Daily *
8:05 pm Daily
9:30 pm Daily **
6:40 am Daily except Dec 25 & Jan 1
7:20 am Daily except Dec 25 & Jan 1
8:00 am Daily
8:40 am Daily except Sun
9:40 am Daily !!
10:40 am Daily
12:00 pm Daily
12:50 pm Daily
2:15 pm Daily
2:55 pm Daily
3:45 pm Daily except DC Thu (see below)
4:45 pm Daily
5:45 pm Daily
7:10 pm Daily
9:10 pm Daily
DC Thursday sailings will be replaced by a Dangerous Cargo Sailing. No other passengers permitted.
!! Note: The 9:40 sailing from Denman is usually a busy sailing and has the potential to overload.
* Last connecting ferry to Hornby Island daily except Fridays.
** Last connecting ferry to Hornby Island on Fridays.

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Schedules are subject to change without notice.

Ticket sales and loading end three minutes before the scheduled sailing time for walk-on passengers and vehicles.

Accommodation on Denman and Hornby Islands
Visitor accommodation on Denman and Hornby Islands can be fully occupied at the height of the summer. If you are planning to stay overnight it is strongly advised that you book accommodation before travelling to the islands. Please note that there are no pump-outs for recreational vehicles.

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Helpful Information
Fares
Denman-Hornby schedule
Priority Loading Pilot for Hornby Island
Boarding Passes Required 
About Hornby Overloads on Fridays