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Route

Chemainus to Thetis Island (Preedy Harbour)

This is a non-bookable route. Fares are paid at the terminal at the time of travel.


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May 10, 2022 - Dec 18, 2022

DAY DEPARTURE TIMES DURATION
mon 7:00 AM, 10:10 AM, 12:30 PM, 3:50 PM, 8:55 PM, 10:30 PM
0h 50m

Stop at Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

8:35 AM, 2:05 PM, 5:25 PM, 7:00 PM
0h 30m  
  • Non-stop
tue 7:00 AM, 10:10 AM, 12:30 PM, 3:50 PM, 8:55 PM, 10:30 PM
0h 50m

Stop at Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

8:35 AM, 2:05 PM, 5:25 PM, 7:00 PM
0h 30m  
  • Non-stop
wed 7:00 AM, 10:10 AM, 12:30 PM, 3:50 PM, 8:55 PM, 10:30 PM
0h 50m

Stop at Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

8:35 AM, 2:05 PM, 5:25 PM, 7:00 PM
0h 30m  
  • Non-stop
thu 7:00 AM, 10:10 AM, 12:30 PM, 3:50 PM, 8:55 PM, 10:30 PM
0h 50m

Stop at Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

8:35 AM*, 2:05 PM, 5:25 PM, 7:00 PM

*8:35 AM Not Available on: 19 MAY, 02 JUN, 16 JUN, 30 JUN, 14 JUL, 28 JUL, 11 AUG, 25 AUG, 08 SEP, 22 SEP, 06 OCT, 20 OCT, 03 NOV, 17 NOV, 01 DEC, 15 DEC*, 
0h 30m  
  • Non-stop
fri 6:45 AM, 9:45 AM, 4:05 PM, 9:05 PM, 10:50 PM
0h 50m

Stop at Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

8:20 AM, 12:45 PM, 2:20 PM, 5:40 PM, 7:15 PM
0h 30m  
  • Non-stop
sat 7:00 AM, 10:10 AM, 12:30 PM, 3:50 PM, 8:55 PM, 10:30 PM
0h 50m

Stop at Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

8:35 AM, 2:05 PM, 5:25 PM, 7:00 PM
0h 30m  
  • Non-stop
sun 7:00 AM, 10:10 AM, 12:30 PM*, 3:50 PM, 8:55 PM, 10:30 PM

*12:30 PM Not Available on: 12 JUN*, 
0h 50m

Stop at Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

8:35 AM, 2:05 PM, 5:25 PM, 7:00 PM
0h 30m  
  • Non-stop



  • Non-stop
  • Transfer
  • Stop

Chemainus is a community in the Chemainus Valley on the east coast of southern Vancouver Island—a 30 minute drive south of Nanaimo. Sailings from Chemainus provide service to Thetis Island and Penelakut Island.

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



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Route

Thetis Island (Preedy Harbour) to Chemainus

  • This is a non-bookable route. Fares are paid at the terminal at the time of travel.
May 10, 2022 - Dec 18, 2022

DAY DEPARTURE TIMES DURATION
mon 6:00 AM, 9:10 AM, 2:50 PM, 6:00 PM, 7:45 PM
0h 50m

Stop at Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

7:55 AM, 11:05 AM, 1:25 PM, 4:45 PM, 9:50 PM
0h 30m  
  • Non-stop
tue 6:00 AM, 9:10 AM, 2:50 PM, 6:00 PM, 7:45 PM
0h 50m

Stop at Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

7:55 AM, 11:05 AM, 1:25 PM, 4:45 PM, 9:50 PM
0h 30m  
  • Non-stop
wed 6:00 AM, 9:10 AM, 2:50 PM, 6:00 PM, 7:45 PM
0h 50m

Stop at Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

7:55 AM, 11:05 AM, 1:25 PM, 4:45 PM, 9:50 PM
0h 30m  
  • Non-stop
thu 6:00 AM, 9:10 AM, 2:50 PM, 6:00 PM, 7:45 PM
0h 50m

Stop at Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

7:55 AM, 11:05 AM, 1:25 PM*, 4:45 PM, 9:50 PM

*1:25 PM Not Available on: 19 MAY, 02 JUN, 16 JUN, 30 JUN, 14 JUL, 28 JUL, 11 AUG, 25 AUG, 08 SEP, 22 SEP, 06 OCT, 20 OCT, 03 NOV, 17 NOV, 01 DEC, 15 DEC*, 
0h 30m  
  • Non-stop
fri 5:45 AM, 1:20 PM, 3:05 PM, 6:15 PM, 7:50 PM
0h 50m

Stop at Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

7:40 AM, 8:55 AM, 10:50 AM, 5:00 PM, 10:10 PM
0h 30m  
  • Non-stop
sat 6:00 AM, 9:10 AM, 2:50 PM, 6:00 PM, 7:45 PM
0h 50m

Stop at Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

7:55 AM, 11:05 AM, 1:25 PM, 4:45 PM, 9:50 PM
0h 30m  
  • Non-stop
sun 6:00 AM, 9:10 AM, 2:50 PM, 6:00 PM, 7:45 PM
0h 50m

Stop at Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

7:55 AM, 11:05 AM, 1:25 PM*, 4:45 PM, 9:50 PM

*1:25 PM Not Available on: 12 JUN*, 
0h 30m  
  • Non-stop



  • Non-stop
  • Transfer
  • Stop

Preedy Harbour terminal is located on the southwest side of Thetis Island, just off Foster Point Road. Sailings departing from Preedy Harbour provide service to Penelakut Island and Chemainus.

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



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