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

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Bus  •  8h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Tofino, BC - Co-op to Nanaimo, BC - Bus Depot West Coast & Tofino
  2. Take the bus from Nanaimo, BC to Port Renfrew, BC Nanaimo

$126 - $245

Cheapest option

Bus, drive  •  5h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Tofino, BC - Co-op to Ucluelet, BC - Fraser Lane Transit Stop West Coast & Tofino
  2. Drive from Ucluelet, BC - Fraser Lane Transit Stop to Port Renfrew

$48 - $73

1 alternative option

Drive  •  5h

  1. Drive from Tofino to Port Renfrew 340.4 km

$35 - $55

Tofino → Port Renfrew
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The cheapest way to get from Tofino to Port Renfrew is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 5h.

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The quickest way to get from Tofino to Port Renfrew is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 5h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tofino to Port Renfrew. However, there are services departing from Tofino, BC - Co-op and arriving at Port Renfrew, BC via Nanaimo, BC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 1m.

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The distance between Tofino and Port Renfrew is 128 km. The road distance is 340.4 km.

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The best way to get from Tofino to Port Renfrew without a car is to bus which takes 8h 1m and costs $120 - $250.

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It takes approximately 8h 1m to get from Tofino to Port Renfrew, including transfers.

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Tofino to Port Renfrew bus services, operated by Vancouver Island Connector, depart from Tofino, BC - Co-op station.

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Tofino 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 Tofino to Port Renfrew is 340 km. It takes approximately 5h to drive from Tofino to Port Renfrew.

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There are 10+ hotels available in Port Renfrew. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tofino to Port Renfrew.
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  • Distance: 127.8 km
  • Duration: 8h 1m

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

You can take a bus from Tofino to Port Renfrew via Nanaimo, BC - Bus Depot and Nanaimo, BC in around 8h 1m.

Bus operators
Vancouver Island Connector
Phone
1.866.986.3466
Email
info@tofinobus.com
Website
viconnector.com
Bus from Tofino, BC - Co-op to Nanaimo, BC - Bus Depot
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Schedules at
viconnector.com
Book at
viconnector.com
Bus from Tofino, BC - Co-op to Ucluelet, BC - Fraser Lane Transit Stop
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
viconnector.com
Book at
viconnector.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

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