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Route

Vancouver (Tsawwassen) to Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay)

For an alternative route to this destination use thru fares between Vancouver (Tsawwassen) – Southern Gulf Islands.

Jun 29, 2022 - Sep 05, 2022

DAY DEPARTURE TIMES DURATION
mon 10:25 AM, 1:40 PM*, 4:35 PM*, 7:50 PM*

*1:40 PM Not Available on: 01 AUG, 05 SEP*, 

*4:35 PM Not Available on: 04 JUL, 11 JUL, 18 JUL, 25 JUL, 08 AUG, 15 AUG, 22 AUG, 29 AUG*, 

*7:50 PM Not Available on: 01 AUG, 05 SEP* 
0h 55m  
  • Non-stop
5:45 PM*

*5:45 PM Not Available on: 04 JUL, 11 JUL, 18 JUL, 25 JUL, 08 AUG, 15 AUG, 22 AUG, 29 AUG* 
2h 30m

Stop at Salt Spring Island (Long Harbour)

tue 10:25 AM, 1:40 PM, 7:50 PM
0h 55m  
  • Non-stop
wed 10:25 AM, 1:40 PM, 7:50 PM
0h 55m  
  • Non-stop
thu 10:25 AM, 4:35 PM, 7:05 PM
0h 55m  
  • Non-stop
fri 6:15 AM
1h 45m

Stop at Mayne Island (Village Bay)

8:50 AM, 4:35 PM, 7:05 PM
0h 55m  
  • Non-stop
9:35 AM
2h 45m

Stop at Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)

sat 8:20 AM, 10:50 AM, 3:35 PM, 11:10 PM
0h 55m  
  • Non-stop
sun 7:00 AM
1h 50m

Stop at Mayne Island (Village Bay)

9:15 AM, 4:35 PM, 5:45 PM*

*5:45 PM Only on: 21 AUG* 
0h 55m  
  • Non-stop
10:25 AM, 5:45 PM*

*5:45 PM Not Available on: 21 AUG* 
2h 30m

Stop at Salt Spring Island (Long Harbour)




  • Non-stop
  • Transfer
  • 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.



Route

Galiano Island (Sturdies Bay) to Vancouver (Tsawwassen)

For an alternative route to this destination use thru fares between Vancouver (Tsawwassen) – Southern Gulf Islands.

Jun 29, 2022 - Sep 05, 2022

DAY DEPARTURE TIMES DURATION
mon 8:30 AM, 4:45 PM*, 5:45 PM*, 8:25 PM*

*4:45 PM Not Available on: 01 AUG, 05 SEP*, 

*5:45 PM Not Available on: 04 JUL, 11 JUL, 18 JUL, 25 JUL, 08 AUG, 15 AUG, 22 AUG, 29 AUG*, 

*8:25 PM Not Available on: 04 JUL, 11 JUL, 18 JUL, 25 JUL, 08 AUG, 15 AUG, 22 AUG, 29 AUG* 
0h 55m  
  • Non-stop
tue 8:30 AM, 4:45 PM
0h 55m  
  • Non-stop
wed 8:30 AM, 4:45 PM
0h 55m  
  • Non-stop
thu 8:30 AM, 9:30 PM
0h 55m  
  • Non-stop
5:40 PM
1h 43m

Stop at Mayne Island (Village Bay)

fri 8:10 AM, 12:30 PM, 9:30 PM
0h 50m  
  • Non-stop
9:55 AM
2h 25m

Stop at Salt Spring Island (Long Harbour)

5:40 PM
1h 43m

Stop at Mayne Island (Village Bay)

sat 9:25 AM
2h 25m

Stop at Salt Spring Island (Long Harbour)

11:50 AM
2h 35m

Stop at Mayne Island (Village Bay)

Stop at Pender Island (Otter Bay)

5:15 PM, 9:30 PM
0h 55m  
  • Non-stop
sun 9:00 AM, 1:05 PM, 5:45 PM, 8:25 PM*, 8:50 PM*

*8:25 PM Not Available on: 21 AUG*, 

*8:50 PM Only on: 21 AUG* 
0h 55m  
  • Non-stop



  • Non-stop
  • Transfer
  • Stop

Sturdies Bay terminal is located on the southeast side of Galiano Island at the end of Sturdies Bay Road. Sailings departing from Sturdies Bay provide service to Pender, Mayne, Salt Spring, Saturna, Vancouver (Tsawwassen) and Victoria (Swartz Bay). Some destinations require transfers. Reservations are strongly recommended for travel between Sturdies Bay 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 five minutes prior to the scheduled sailing departure for foot passengers and vehicles.


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