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Route

Cormorant Island (Alert Bay) to Malcolm Island (Sointula)

  • This is a non-bookable route. Fares are paid at the terminal at the time of travel.
DAY DEPARTURE TIMES DURATION
mon

8:25 pm

0h 30m
  • Non-stop
tue

8:25 pm

0h 30m
  • Non-stop
wed

8:25 pm

0h 30m
  • Non-stop
thu

8:25 pm

0h 30m
  • Non-stop
fri

8:25 pm

0h 30m
  • Non-stop
sat

8:25 pm

0h 30m
  • Non-stop
sun

6:40 am, 8:25 pm

0h 35m
  • Non-stop


Alert Bay terminal is located on Cormorant Island, a short ferry ride from Port McNeil on the north coast of Vancouver Island. Sailings from Alert Bay provide service to Port McNeil and Malcolm Island (Sointula).

Boarding is based on order of arrival at the terminal. Check-in closes:

  • 5 minutes prior to the scheduled sailing for foot passengers and vehicles




Route

Malcolm Island (Sointula) to Cormorant Island (Alert Bay)

  • This is a non-bookable route. Fares are paid at the terminal at the time of travel.
DAY DEPARTURE TIMES DURATION
mon

10:00 pm

0h 35m
  • Non-stop
tue

10:00 pm

0h 35m
  • Non-stop
wed

10:00 pm

0h 35m
  • Non-stop
thu

10:00 pm

0h 35m
  • Non-stop
fri

10:00 pm

0h 35m
  • Non-stop
sat

10:00 pm

0h 35m
  • Non-stop
sun

10:00 pm

0h 35m
  • Non-stop


Sointula terminal is located on the south coast of Malcolm Island. Sailings departing from Sointula provide direct service to Port McNeil on the north coast of Vancouver Island.

Boarding is based on order of arrival at the terminal. Check-in closes five minutes prior to the scheduled sailing for foot passengers and vehicles.





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