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Route

Victoria (Swartz Bay) to Mayne Island (Village Bay)

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

Mondays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
5:00 am
6:50 am 1h 50m

Stop Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

5:05 am
6:55 am 1h 50m

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

9:10 am
11:00 am 1h 50m

Stop Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

10:10 am
11:05 am 55m

Non-stop

2:40 pm
3:35 pm 55m

Only on Dec 26, Jan 2, Feb 20

Non-stop

3:10 pm
5:00 pm 1h 50m

Except on Dec 26, Jan 2, Feb 20

Stop Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

4:10 pm
6:05 pm 1h 55m

Only on Dec 26, Jan 2, Feb 20

Stop Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

4:20 pm
5:15 pm 55m

Except on Dec 26, Jan 2, Feb 20

Non-stop

6:35 pm
7:30 pm 55m

Only on Dec 26, Jan 2, Feb 20

Non-stop

7:55 pm
9:10 pm 1h 15m

Except on Dec 26, Jan 2, Feb 20

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Tuesdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
5:00 am
6:50 am 1h 50m

Stop Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

5:05 am
6:55 am 1h 50m

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

9:10 am
11:00 am 1h 50m

Stop Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

10:10 am
11:05 am 55m

Non-stop

3:10 pm
5:00 pm 1h 50m

Stop Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

4:20 pm
5:15 pm 55m

Non-stop

7:55 pm
9:10 pm 1h 15m

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Wednesdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
5:00 am
6:50 am 1h 50m

Stop Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

5:05 am
6:55 am 1h 50m

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

9:10 am
11:00 am 1h 50m

Stop Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

10:10 am
11:05 am 55m

Non-stop

3:10 pm
5:00 pm 1h 50m

Stop Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

4:20 pm
5:15 pm 55m

Non-stop

7:55 pm
9:10 pm 1h 15m

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Thursdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
5:00 am
6:50 am 1h 50m

Stop Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

5:05 am
6:55 am 1h 50m

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

9:10 am
11:00 am 1h 50m

Stop Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

10:10 am
11:05 am 55m

Non-stop

3:10 pm
5:00 pm 1h 50m

Stop Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

4:20 pm
5:15 pm 55m

Non-stop

7:55 pm
9:10 pm 1h 15m

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Fridays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
5:00 am
6:50 am 1h 50m

Stop Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

5:05 am
6:55 am 1h 50m

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

9:10 am
11:00 am 1h 50m

Stop Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

10:10 am
11:05 am 55m

Non-stop

3:10 pm
5:00 pm 1h 50m

Stop Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

4:00 pm
5:20 pm 1h 20m

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

7:25 pm
8:50 pm 1h 25m

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Saturdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
5:40 am
6:55 am 1h 15m

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

5:50 am
7:35 am 1h 45m

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

8:15 am
10:30 am 2h 15m

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Stop Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

9:35 am
10:50 am 1h 15m

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

2:40 pm
3:55 pm 1h 15m

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

3:40 pm
4:55 pm 1h 15m

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

6:45 pm
8:05 pm 1h 20m

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Sundays

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

DG Sailing only on Oct 23, Nov 6, 20, Dec 4, 18, 2022, Jan 1, 15, 29, Feb 12, 26, Mar 12, 26, 2023.

Dangerous Cargo

Non-stop

6:25 am
8:05 am 1h 40m

Except on Dec 25 & Jan 1

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

9:35 am
11:45 am 2h 10m

Stop Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Stop Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

2:40 pm
3:35 pm 55m

Non-stop

4:10 pm
6:05 pm 1h 55m

Stop Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

6:35 pm
7:30 pm 55m

Non-stop



Swartz Bay terminal is located at the end of Highway 17, to the north of Victoria on Vancouver Island. Sailings departing from Swartz Bay provide service to Tsawwassen (Vancouver), Fulford Harbour (Salt Spring Island) and the Southern Gulf Islands. Visit Lands End Café for a range of food and beverage options.

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

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 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 – 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.

Saturna Island travel: Arrive at the terminal 15 minutes prior to the scheduled sailing time to receive priority boarding. Sailings offering priority boarding include:

  • Peak Season sailings at 3:20 pm Monday – Wednesday, and 3:30 pm Thursday and Friday
  • Shoulder and Off Peak Season sailings at 3:10 pm Monday – Friday

Travellers are offered priority due to the length of time between sailings to Saturna Island.


Note: Schedules subject to change without notice.

Last updated:  Feb 05, 2023.

Route

Mayne Island (Village Bay) to Victoria (Swartz Bay)

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

Mondays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
7:05 am
8:00 am 55m

Non-stop

11:15 am
12:30 pm 1h 15m

Stop stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)

11:15 am
12:30 pm 1h 15m

*On Dec 26, Jan 2 and Feb 20, 2023, the Monday schedule is in effect until 2:00pm, the Holiday Monday Schedule is in effect after 2:00 pm.

Stop stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)

12:30 pm
1:20 pm 50m

Non-stop

4:05 pm
4:56 pm 51m

Only on Dec 26, Jan 2, Feb 20

Non-stop

4:55 pm
5:17 pm 1h 22m

Only on Dec 26, Jan2, and Feb 20

Stop Stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)

5:25 pm
6:20 pm 55m

Except on Dec 26, Jan 2, Feb 20

Non-stop

5:30 pm
7:40 pm 1h 22m

Except on Dec 26, Jan 2, and Feb 20

Stop Stop at Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Stop Stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)

6:20 pm
7:10 pm 50m

Only on Dec 26, Jan 2, Feb 20

Non-stop

7:40 pm
9:52 pm 2h 13m

Only on Dec 26, Jan 2, Feb 20

Stop stop at Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Stop stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)

9:20 pm
11:10 pm 1h 50m

Except Dec 26, Jan 2, Feb 20

Stop stop at Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

Tuesdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
7:05 am
8:00 am 55m

Non-stop

11:15 am
12:30 pm 1h 15m

Stop stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)

12:30 pm
1:20 pm 50m

Non-stop

5:25 pm
6:20 pm 55m

Non-stop

5:30 pm
7:40 pm 2h 10m

Stop Stop at Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Stop Stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)

9:20 pm
11:10 pm 1h 50m

Stop stop at Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

Wednesdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
7:05 am
8:00 am 55m

Non-stop

11:15 am
12:30 pm 1h 15m

Stop stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)

12:30 pm
1:20 pm 50m

Non-stop

5:25 pm
6:20 pm 55m

Non-stop

5:30 pm
7:40 pm 2h 10m

Stop Stop at Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Stop Stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)

9:20 pm
11:10 pm 1h 50m

Stop stop at Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

Thursdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
7:05 am
8:00 am 55m

Non-stop

11:15 am
12:30 pm 1h 15m

Stop stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)

12:30 pm
1:20 pm 50m

Non-stop

5:25 pm
6:20 pm 55m

Non-stop

5:30 pm
7:40 pm 2h 10m

Stop Stop at Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Stop Stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)

9:20 pm
11:10 pm 1h 50m

Stop stop at Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

Fridays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
7:05 am
8:00 am 55m

Non-stop

11:15 am
12:30 pm 1h 15m

Stop stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)

12:30 pm
1:20 pm 50m

Non-stop

5:20 pm
7:05 pm 1h 45m

Stop stop at Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

5:25 pm
6:20 pm 55m

Non-stop

5:40 pm
6:55 pm 1h 15m

Stop Stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)

9:15 pm
10:30 pm 1h 15m

Stop Stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Saturdays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
7:45 am
9:12 am 1h 27m

Stop stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)

10:40 am
1:00 pm 2h 20m

Stop stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)

Stop stop at Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

11:00 am
1:10 pm 2h 10m

Stop stop at Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Stop stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)

4:05 pm
6:27 pm 2h 22m

Stop Stop at Saturna Island (Lyall Harbour)

Stop Stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)

6:15 pm
7:05 pm 50m

Non-stop

8:15 pm
10:00pm 1h 45m

Stop stop at Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Sundays

Depart
Arrive DURATION STOP DETAILS
8:15 am
9:25 am 1h 10m

Except on Dec 25 & Jan 1

Stop stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)

11:55 am
1:17 pm 1h 22m

Stop stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)

4:55 pm
5:17 pm 1h 22m

Stop Stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)

6:20 pm
7:10 pm 50m

Non-stop

7:40 pm
9:52 pm 2h 13m

Stop stop at Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

Stop stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)



Village Bay terminal is located on the west side of Mayne Island, at the end of Village Bay Road. Sailings departing from Village Bay connect to the Southern Gulf Islands, Tsawwassen (Vancouver) and Swartz Bay (Victoria). Some destinations require stops or transfers.

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 05, 2023.

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