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There are 2 ways to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Cortes Island by plane, ferry or bus

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Recommended option

Fly to Campbell River, ferry  •  3h 18m

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Campbell River (YBL) YVR - YBL
  2. Take the ferry from Campbell River, BC to Mansons Landing

$209 - $385

1 alternative option

Fly to Comox, bus, ferry  •  5h 20m

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Comox (YQQ) YVR - YQQ
  2. Take the bus from Courtenay, BC - Driftwood Mall Transit Exchange to Campbell River, BC - Bus Depot
  3. Take the ferry from Campbell River, BC to Mansons Landing

$259 - $455

Vancouver Airport (YVR) → Cortes Island
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  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cortes Island is 1-833-784-4397.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Cortes Island is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Cortes Island is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1-833-784-4397.

Last updated: 7 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Cortes Island is to fly and ferry which costs $200 - $390 and takes 3h 18m.

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The fastest way to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Cortes Island is to fly and ferry. Taking this option will cost $200 - $390 and takes 3h 18m.

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The distance between Vancouver Airport (YVR) and Cortes Island is 164 km.

It takes approximately 3h 18m to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Cortes Island, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Vancouver Airport to Campbell River Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Pacific Coastal Airlines offers flights from Vancouver Airport to Campbell River Airport.

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There are 20+ hotels available in Cortes Island. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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Map of how to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Cortes Island.
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  • Distance: 164.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 18m

What companies run services between Vancouver Airport (YVR), Canada and Cortes Island, BC, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Cortes Island. However, you can fly to Campbell River, take the drive to Campbell River, BC, take the ferry to Mansons Landing, then take the travel to Cortes Island. Alternatively, you can fly to Comox, take the taxi to Courtenay, BC - Driftwood Mall Transit Exchange, take the bus to Campbell River, BC - Bus Depot, take the walk to Campbell River, BC, take the ferry to Mansons Landing, then take the travel to Cortes Island.

Airlines
Pacific Coastal Airlines
Website
pacificcoastal.com
Flights from Vancouver to Campbell River
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $310
Flights from Vancouver to Comox
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Comox
Ave. Duration
38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Comox
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Bus operators
Vancouver Island Connector
Phone
1.866.986.3466
Email
info@tofinobus.com
Website
viconnector.com
Bus from Courtenay, BC - Driftwood Mall Transit Exchange to Campbell River, BC - Bus Depot
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Schedules at
viconnector.com
Book at
viconnector.com
Ferry operators
Discovery Launch Water Taxi
Phone
+1 250-287-7577
Website
discoverylaunch.com
Ferry from Campbell River, BC to Mansons Landing
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
discoverylaunch.com

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