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Nanaimo (Nanaimo Harbour)

Nanaimo Harbour terminal is located in downtown Nanaimo on the east coast of Vancouver Island. Sailings departing from Nanaimo Harbour terminal provide service to Gabriola Island.

Boarding is based on order of arrival at the terminal. Check-in and ticket sales close:

  • 3 minutes prior to the scheduled sailing for foot passengers and vehicles


160 Front Street,
Nanaimo, V9S 5R1

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Transit options

Terminal accessibility
  • Accessible washroom
  • Wheelchairs available for boarding
  • Boarding assistance available

Learn more about accessibility at our terminals.

Lost and found

If you lost an item while travelling with us, you can:

  • Direct message your lost item details to @BCFerries on Twitter
  • Call 1-888 BC FERRY (1-888-223-2779)

View lost and found policy

Terminal amenities

Parking at Nanaimo Harbour terminal is independently operated and managed by Robbins Parking.

Capacity: 12 spaces

Parking rates:
$1.25 per 24 hours

Contact Robbins Parking for more information at (250) 753-6789.

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