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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Mondays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
7:00 am
7:50 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

8:35 am
9:05 am 30m

Non-stop

10:10 am
11:00 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

12:30 pm
1:20 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

2:05 pm
2:35 pm 30m

Non-stop

3:50 pm
4:40 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

5:25 pm
5:55 pm 30m

Non-stop

7:00 pm
7:30 pm 30m

Non-stop

8:55 pm
9:45 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

10:30 pm
11:20 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

Tuesdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
7:00 am
7:50 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

8:35 am
9:05 am 30m

Non-stop

10:10 am
11:00 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

12:30 pm
1:20 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

2:05 pm
2:35 pm 30m

Non-stop

3:50 pm
4:40 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

5:25 pm
5:55 pm 30m

Non-stop

7:00 pm
7:30 pm 30m

Non-stop

8:55 pm
9:45 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

10:30 pm
11:20 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

Wednesdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
7:00 am
7:50 am 50m

Except on Dec 25 & Jan 1

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

8:35 am
9:05 am 30m

Non-stop

10:10 am
11:00 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

12:30 pm
1:20 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

2:05 pm
2:35 pm 30m

Non-stop

3:50 pm
4:40 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

5:25 pm
5:55 pm 30m

Non-stop

7:00 pm
7:30 pm 30m

Non-stop

8:55 pm
9:45 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

10:30 pm
11:20 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

Thursdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
7:00 am
7:50 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

8:35 am
9:05 am 30m

No passengers permitted - only sails on Apr 4, 18, May 2, 16, 30, Jun 13, 27, Jul 11, 25, Aug 8, 22, Sep 5, 19, Oct 3, 17, 31, Nov 14, 28, Dec 12, 26, Jan 9, 23, Feb 6, 20, Mar 6 & 20.

Dangerous goods only

Non-stop

8:35 am
9:05 am 30m

Except on Apr 4, 18, May 2, 16, 30, Jun 13, 27, Jul 11, 25, Aug 8, 22, Sep 5, 19, Oct 3, 17, 31, Nov 14, 28, Dec 12, 26, Jan 9, 23, Feb 6, 20, Mar 6 & 20.

Non-stop

10:10 am
11:00 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

12:30 pm
1:20 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

2:05 pm
2:35 pm 30m

Non-stop

3:50 pm
4:40 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

5:25 pm
5:55 pm 30m

Non-stop

7:00 pm
7:30 pm 30m

Non-stop

8:55 pm
9:45 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

10:30 pm
11:20 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

Fridays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
6:45 am
7:35 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

8:20 am
8:50 am 30m

Non-stop

9:45 am
10:35 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

12:45 pm
1:15 pm 30m

Non-stop

2:20 pm
2:50 pm 30m

Non-stop

4:05 pm
4:55 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

5:40 pm
6:10 pm 30m

Non-stop

7:15 pm
7:45 pm 30m

Non-stop

9:05 pm
10:05 pm 1h

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

10:50 pm
11:40 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

Saturdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
7:00 am
7:50 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

8:35 am
9:05 am 30m

Non-stop

10:10 am
11:00 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

12:30 pm
1:20 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

2:05 pm
2:35 pm 30m

Non-stop

3:50 pm
4:40 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

5:25 pm
5:55 pm 30m

Non-stop

7:00 pm
7:30 pm 30m

Non-stop

8:55 pm
9:45 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

10:30 pm
11:20 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

Sundays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
7:00 am
7:50 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

8:35 am
9:05 am 30m

Non-stop

10:10 am
11:00 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

12:30 pm
1:20 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

2:05 pm
2:35 pm 30m

Non-stop

3:50 pm
4:40 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

5:25 pm
5:55 pm 30m

Non-stop

7:00 pm
7:30 pm 30m

Non-stop

8:55 pm
9:45 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

10:30 pm
11:20 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)



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.


Note: Schedules subject to change without notice.

Last updated:  Apr 23, 2024.

Route

Thetis Island (Preedy Harbour) to Chemainus

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

Mondays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
6:00 am
6:50 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

7:55 am
8:25 am 30m

Non-stop

9:10 am
10:00 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

11:05 am
11:35 am 30m

Non-stop

1:25 pm
1:55 pm 30m

Non-stop

2:50 pm
3:40 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

4:45 pm
5:15 pm 30m

Non-stop

6:00 pm
6:50 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

7:45 pm
8:35 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

9:50 pm
10:20 pm 30m

Non-stop

Tuesdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
6:00 am
6:50 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

7:55 am
8:25 am 30m

Non-stop

9:10 am
10:00 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

11:05 am
11:35 am 30m

Non-stop

1:25 pm
1:55 pm 30m

Non-stop

2:50 pm
3:40 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

4:45 pm
5:15 pm 30m

Non-stop

6:00 pm
6:50 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

7:45 pm
8:35 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

9:50 pm
10:20 pm 30m

Non-stop

Wednesdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
6:00 am
6:50 am 50m

Except on Dec 25 & Jan 1

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

7:55 am
8:25 am 30m

Non-stop

9:10 am
10:00 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

11:05 am
11:35 am 30m

Non-stop

1:25 pm
1:55 pm 30m

Non-stop

2:50 pm
3:40 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

4:45 pm
5:15 pm 30m

Non-stop

6:00 pm
6:50 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

7:45 pm
8:35 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

9:50 pm
10:20 pm 30m

Non-stop

Thursdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
6:00 am
6:50 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

7:55 am
8:25 am 30m

Non-stop

9:10 am
10:00 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

11:05 am
11:35 am 30m

Non-stop

1:25 pm
1:55 pm 30m

Except on Apr 4, 18, May 2, 16, 30, Jun 13, 27, Jul 11, 25, Aug 8, 22, Sep 5, 19, Oct 3, 17, 31, Nov 14, 28, Dec 12, 26, Jan 9, 23, Feb 6, 20, Mar 6 & 20.

Non-stop

1:25 pm
1:55 pm 30m

No passengers permitted - only sails on Apr 4, 18, May 2, 16, 30, Jun 13, 27, Jul 11, 25, Aug 8, 22, Sep 5, 19, Oct 3, 17, 31, Nov 14, 28, Dec 12, 26, Jan 9, 23, Feb 6, 20, Mar 6 & 20.

Dangerous goods only

Non-stop

2:50 pm
3:40 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

4:45 pm
5:15 pm 30m

Non-stop

6:00 pm
6:50 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

7:45 pm
8:35 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

9:50 pm
10:20 pm 30m

Non-stop

Fridays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
5:45 am
6:35 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

7:40 am
8:10 am 30m

Non-stop

8:55 am
9:25 am 30m

Non-stop

10:50 am
11:20 am 30m

Non-stop

1:20 pm
2:10 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

3:05 pm
3:55 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

5:00 pm
5:30 pm 30m

Non-stop

6:15 pm
7:05 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

7:50 pm
8:40 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

10:10 pm
10:40 pm 30m

Non-stop

Saturdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
6:00 am
6:50 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

7:55 am
8:25 am 30m

Non-stop

9:10 am
10:00 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

11:05 am
11:35 am 30m

Non-stop

1:25 pm
1:55 pm 30m

Non-stop

2:50 pm
3:40 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

4:45 pm
5:15 pm 30m

Non-stop

6:00 pm
6:50 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

7:45 pm
8:35 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

9:50 pm
10:20 pm 30m

Non-stop

Sundays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
6:00 am
6:50 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

7:55 am
8:25 am 30m

Non-stop

9:10 am
10:00 am 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

11:05 am
11:35 am 30m

Non-stop

1:25 pm
1:55 pm 30m

Non-stop

2:50 pm
3:40 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

4:45 pm
5:15 pm 30m

Non-stop

6:00 pm
6:50 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

7:45 pm
8:35 pm 50m

Stop Penelakut Island (Telegraph Harbour)

9:50 pm
10:20 pm 30m

Non-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.


Note: Schedules subject to change without notice.

Last updated:  Apr 23, 2024.

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