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Route

Salt Spring Island (Long Harbour) to Vancouver (Tsawwassen)


Mondays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
6:20 am
9:15 am 2h 55m

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

2:55 pm
5:10 pm 2h 15m

Only on Dec 26, Jan 2, Feb 20

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

3:35 pm
6:30 pm 2h 55m

Except on Dec 26, Jan 2, Feb 20

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

6:45 pm
9:05 pm 2h 20m

Only on Dec 26 & Jan 2

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Tuesdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
6:20 am
9:15 am 2h 55m

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

3:35 pm
6:30 pm 2h 55m

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

4:45 pm
6:10 pm 1h 25m

Only on Dec 27

Non-stop

Wednesdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
6:20 am
9:15 am 2h 55m

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

3:35 pm
6:30 pm 2h 55m

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Thursdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
6:20 am
9:15 am 2h 55m

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

3:35 pm
6:30 pm 2h 55m

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

4:45 pm
6:10 pm 1h 25m

Only on Dec 22

Non-stop

Fridays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
6:20 am
9:15 am 2h 55m

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

11:55 am
1:25 pm 1h 30m

Only on Dec 23, Dec 30

Non-stop

1:20 pm
2:50 pm 1h 30m

Non-stop

Saturdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
6:50 am
8:13 am 1h 23m

Non-stop

3:30 pm
5:45 pm 2h 15m

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Sundays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
7:15 am
10:10 am 2h 55m

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

2:55 pm
5:10 pm 2h 15m

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)



Long Harbour terminal is located on an inlet on the east side of Salt Spring Island, a 10 minute drive east of the community of Ganges. Sailings departing from Long Harbour provide service to Pender Island, Mayne Island, Galiano Island, Saturna Island and Vancouver (Tsawwassen). Reservations are strongly recommended for travel between Long Harbour and Vancouver (Tsawwassen).

Check-in times

For travel to Vancouver (Tsawwassen) with a reservation – Arrive at the terminal 30 to 60 minutes prior to the scheduled departure. Your booking will not be honoured and travel will be based on your order of arrival at the terminal if you arrive before booking check-in has opened, or after booking check-in has closed.

  • Booking check-in opens 60 minutes prior to the scheduled departure for foot passengers and vehicles.
  • Booking check-in closes 30 minutes prior to the scheduled departure for foot passengers and vehicles.

For travel without a reservation or on a non-bookable route – Travel is based on your order of arrival at the terminal. 

  • Ticket sales and check-in close 5 minutes prior to the scheduled sailing departure for foot passengers and vehicles.

Note: Schedules subject to change without notice.

Last updated:  Feb 01, 2023.

Route

Vancouver (Tsawwassen) to Salt Spring Island (Long Harbour)


Mondays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
9:55 am
12:50 pm 2h 55m

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

4:50 pm
6:15 pm 1h 25m

Only on Dec 26, Jan 2

Non-stop

7:10 pm
10:05 pm 2h 55m

Except on Dec 26, Jan 2, Feb 20

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

9:05 pm
10:30 pm 1h 25m

Only on Dec 26, Jan 2, Feb 20

Non-stop

Tuesdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
9:55 am
12:50 pm 2h 55m

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

2:30 pm
4:25 pm 1h 55m

Only on Dec 27

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

6:45 pm
9:40 pm 2h 55m

Only on Dec 27

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

7:10 pm
10:05 pm 2h 55m

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Wednesdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
9:55 am
12:50 pm 2h 55m

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

7:10 pm
10:05 pm 2h 55m

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Thursdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
9:55 am
12:50 pm 2h 55m

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

2:30 pm
4:25 pm 1h 55m

Only on Dec 22

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

6:45 pm
9:40 pm 2h 55m

Only on Dec 22

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

7:10 pm
10:05 pm 2h 55m

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Fridays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
9:25 am
11:35 am 2h 10m

Only on Dec 23, Dec 30

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

9:55 am
12:50 pm 2h 55m

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

3:20 pm
5:50 pm 2h 30m

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Transfer Mayne Island (Village Bay)

7:30 pm
10:00 pm 2h 30m

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Transfer Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Saturdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
12:40 pm
2:03 pm 1h 23m

Non-stop

10:25 pm
12:40 am 2h 15m

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Sundays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
11:10 am
2:10 pm 3h

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Stop Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

9:05 pm
10:30 pm 1h 25m

Non-stop



Tsawwassen terminal is a 36 km drive from downtown Vancouver and is located at the southwest end of Highway 17 in Delta. Sailings departing from Tsawwassen provide service to Swartz Bay (Victoria), Duke Point (Nanaimo) and the Southern Gulf Islands. Visit the Tsawwassen Quay for shopping and a range of food and beverage options.

Check-in times

With a reservation – Arrive at the terminal 30 to 60 minutes prior to the scheduled departure. Your booking will not be honoured and travel will be based on your order of arrival at the terminal if you arrive before booking check-in has opened, or after booking check-in has closed.

Booking check-in opens 60 minutes prior to the scheduled departure for foot passengers and vehicles bound for all destinations.

  • To Victoria (Swartz Bay) and Nanaimo (Duke Point): Booking check-in closes 30 minutes prior to the scheduled departure for foot passengers* and vehicles.
  • To the Southern Gulf Islands: Booking check-in closes 30 minutes prior to the scheduled departure for foot passengers, and 40 minutes for vehicles.

Without a reservation – Travel is based on your order of arrival at the terminal. 

  • Ticket sales and check-in for foot passengers close 10 minutes prior to the scheduled sailing departure.
  • Ticket sales and check-in for vehicles close 5 minutes prior to the scheduled sailing departure.

Assured Loading for travel to Victoria (Swartz Bay) and Nanaimo (Duke Point) – If you have an Assured Loading Card and plan to use it, arrive at the terminal 20 to 60 minutes prior to the scheduled departure and provide your card to the ticket agent.

*Booking check-in for foot passenger group bookings closes 30 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.


Note: Schedules subject to change without notice.

Last updated:  Feb 01, 2023.

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