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There are 5 ways to get from Seattle to Shawnigan Lake by ferry, bus, car, car ferry, plane or shuttle

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

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Ferry, bus  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the ferry from Seattle Clipper Terminal to Victoria Clipper Terminal Seattle to Victoria
  2. Take the bus from Douglas at Humboldt to Shawnigan Lake-Mill Bay at Dundas 99

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Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to Port Angeles
  2. Take the car ferry from Port Angeles to Victoria Coho

$35 - $96

3 alternative options

Fly Seattle to Victoria, drive, car ferry  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Victoria (YYJ) SEA - YYJ
  2. Drive from Victoria to Brentwood Bay, BC
  3. Take the car ferry from Brentwood Bay, BC to Mill Bay, BC
  4. Drive from Mill Bay, BC to Shawnigan Lake

$131 - $359

Fly Seattle Boeing Field to Friday Harbor, drive, car ferry  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Seattle Boeing Field (BFI) to Friday Harbor (FRD) BFI - FRD
  2. Drive from Sidney B.C. to Brentwood Bay, BC
  3. Take the car ferry from Brentwood Bay, BC to Mill Bay, BC
  4. Drive from Mill Bay, BC to Shawnigan Lake

$42 - $246

Shuttle to Abbotsford, fly to Victoria, car ferry  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Seattle, WA - Convention Center to Lynden, WA
  2. Fly from Abbotsford (YXX) to Victoria (YYJ) YXX - YYJ
  3. Take the car ferry from Brentwood Bay, BC to Mill Bay, BC

$74 - $363

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seattle to Shawnigan Lake is to drive and car ferry which costs $30 - $100 and takes 5 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle to Shawnigan Lake is to fly and drive and car ferry which costs $130 - $360 and takes 4 h 19 min.

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The distance between Seattle and Shawnigan Lake is 94 miles.

The best way to get from Seattle to Shawnigan Lake without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 5 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from Seattle to Shawnigan Lake, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Victoria Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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WestJet, Alaska Airlines, Inc., Delta and Air Canada offer flights from Seattle Airport to Victoria Airport.

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There are 93+ hotels available in Shawnigan Lake. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Seattle Airport is to tram which takes 34 min and costs $2 - $4.

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Map of how to get from Seattle to Shawnigan Lake.
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  • Distance: 94.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 7 min

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Shawnigan Lake, BC, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Seattle to Shawnigan Lake. However, you can take the ferry to Victoria Clipper Terminal, take the walk to Douglas at Humboldt, then take the bus to Shawnigan Lake-Mill Bay at Dundas. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Port Angeles, take the car ferry to Victoria, then take the drive to Shawnigan Lake.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Victoria
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Victoria
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Victoria via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Seattle to Victoria
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Victoria via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Seattle to Victoria via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Kenmore Air
Website
kenmoreair.com
Flights from Seattle Boeing Field to Friday Harbor
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $200
Island Express
Website
islandexpressair.com
Flights from Abbotsford to Victoria
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $270
Bus operators
BC Transit - Cowichan Valley Regional Transit System
Website
bctransit.com
Bus from Douglas at Humboldt to Shawnigan Lake-Mill Bay at Dundas
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
bctransit.com
BellAir Airporter Shuttle
Phone
+1 866-235-5247
Email
shuttle@airporter.com
Website
airporter.com
Shuttle from Seattle, WA - Convention Center to Lynden, WA
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
airporter.com
Ferry operators
Victoria Clipper
Phone
+1 800-888-2535
Website
clippervacations.com
Ferry from Seattle Clipper Terminal to Victoria Clipper Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
clippervacations.com
Black Ball Ferry Line
Website
cohoferry.com
Car ferry from Port Angeles to Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $70
Schedules at
cohoferry.com
Book at
cohoferry.com
Adult
$19
Vehicle & Passenger
$66
Motorcycle & Passenger
$37
BC Ferries
Phone
+1 250-386-343
Website
bcferries.com
Car ferry from Brentwood Bay, BC to Mill Bay, BC
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $21
Schedules at
bcferries.com
Passenger
$7
Standard Vehicle
$21
Motorcycle
$14

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