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There are 3 ways to get from Courtenay to Port Renfrew by bus or car

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Bus  •  5h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Courtenay, BC - Cliffe Ave, between 18th & 19th St. to Nanaimo, Departure Bay Ferry Terminal, Canada Campbell River
  2. Take the bus from Nanaimo, BC to Port Renfrew, BC Nanaimo

$105 - $165

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Bus via Courtenay, BC - Driftwood Mall Transit Exchange  •  6h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Courtenay, BC - Driftwood Mall Transit Exchange to Nanaimo, BC - Bus Depot Northbound / ...
  2. Take the bus from Nanaimo, BC to Port Renfrew, BC Nanaimo

$105 - $168

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Drive  •  3h 17m

  1. Drive from Courtenay to Port Renfrew 244.2 km

$25 - $40

Courtenay → Port Renfrew
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The cheapest way to get from Courtenay to Port Renfrew is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 3h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Courtenay to Port Renfrew is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 3h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Courtenay to Port Renfrew. However, there are services departing from Courtenay, BC - Cliffe Ave, between 18th & 19th St. and arriving at Port Renfrew, BC via Nanaimo, BC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 56m.

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The distance between Courtenay and Port Renfrew is 133 km. The road distance is 244.2 km.

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The best way to get from Courtenay to Port Renfrew without a car is to bus which takes 5h 56m and costs $100 - $170.

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It takes approximately 5h 56m to get from Courtenay to Port Renfrew, including transfers.

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Courtenay to Port Renfrew bus services, operated by Island Link Bus, depart from Courtenay, BC - Cliffe Ave, between 18th & 19th St. station.

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Courtenay to Port Renfrew bus services, operated by West Coast Trail Express, arrive at Port Renfrew, BC station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Courtenay to Port Renfrew is 244 km. It takes approximately 3h 17m to drive from Courtenay to Port Renfrew.

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There are five+ hotels available in Port Renfrew. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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Map of how to get from Courtenay to Port Renfrew.
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  • Distance: 133.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 56m

What companies run services between Courtenay, BC, Canada and Port Renfrew, BC, Canada?

You can take a bus from Courtenay to Port Renfrew via Nanaimo, Departure Bay Ferry Terminal, Canada and Nanaimo, BC in around 5h 56m.

Bus operators
Island Link Bus
Email
info@islandlinkbus.com
Website
islandlinkbus.com
Bus from Courtenay, BC - Cliffe Ave, between 18th & 19th St. to Nanaimo, Departure Bay Ferry Terminal, Canada
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $36
Book at
islandlinkbus.com
West Coast Trail Express
Phone
1-250-477-8700
Email
bus@trailbus.com
Website
trailbus.com
Bus from Nanaimo, BC to Port Renfrew, BC
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Schedules at
trailbus.com
Vancouver Island Connector
Phone
1.866.986.3466
Email
info@tofinobus.com
Website
viconnector.com
Bus from Courtenay, BC - Driftwood Mall Transit Exchange to Nanaimo, BC - Bus Depot
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
viconnector.com
Book at
viconnector.com

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