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There are 4 ways to get from SeaTac to Vancouver Island by plane, ferry, bus, car or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Campbell River  •  2h 52m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Campbell River (YBL) SEA - YBL

$281 - $407

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  6h 37m

  1. Drive from SeaTac to Tsawwassen
  2. Take the car ferry from Tsawwassen to Nanaimo
  3. Drive from Nanaimo to Campbell River

$42 - $87

2 alternative options

Fly to Comox  •  4h 18m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Comox (YQQ) SEA - YQQ

$159 - $593

Ferry, bus  •  11h 8m

  1. Take the ferry from Seattle Clipper Terminal to Victoria Clipper Terminal Seattle to Victoria
  2. Take the bus from Victoria, BC - Conference Center to Campbell River, BC - Tylee Plaza N Island Express Northbound

$146 - $246

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from SeaTac to Vancouver Island is to drive and car ferry which costs $40 - $90 and takes 6h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from SeaTac to Vancouver Island is to fly which costs $280 - $410 and takes 2h 52m.

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The distance between SeaTac and Vancouver Island is 211 miles.

The best way to get from SeaTac to Vancouver Island without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 11h 8m and costs $140 - $250.

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It takes approximately 2h 52m to get from SeaTac to Vancouver Island, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Seattle Airport to Campbell River Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 40m and has one stopover.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., Pacific Coastal Airlines, Air Canada and two other airlines offer flights from Seattle Airport to Campbell River Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Vancouver Island. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from SeaTac to Vancouver Island.
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  • Distance: 211 miles
  • Duration: 2h 52m

What companies run services between SeaTac, WA, USA and Vancouver Island, BC, Canada?

Air Canada, Central Mountain Air and three other airlines fly from SeaTac to Campbell River hourly.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Seattle to Campbell River via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Seattle to Comox via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Central Mountain Air
Website
flycma.com
Flights from Seattle to Campbell River via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Pacific Coastal Airlines
Website
pacificcoastal.com
Flights from Seattle to Campbell River via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Comox via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Seattle to Comox via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Seattle to Comox via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
Bus operators
Tofino Bus
Phone
Toll Free: 1.866.986.3466 Local: 250.725.2871
Email
info@tofinobus.com
Website
tofinobus.com
Bus from Victoria, BC - Conference Center to Campbell River, BC - Tylee Plaza
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Schedules at
tofinobus.com
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tofinobus.com
Ferry operators
Victoria Clipper
Phone
+1 800-888-2535
Website
clippervacations.com
Ferry from Seattle Clipper Terminal to Victoria Clipper Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
clippervacations.com
BC Ferries
Phone
+1 250-386-343
Website
bcferries.com
Car ferry from Tsawwassen to Nanaimo
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $45
Schedules at
bcferries.com
Passenger
$14
Standard Vehicle
$44
Morotcycle
$22

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