Directions from Vancouver to Campbell River

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

Car ferry, bus  •  8 h 56 min

  1. 1306-1314 / ...

$40 - $112

Cheapest option

Car ferry, drive  •  3 h 36 min

$27 - $82

2 alternative options

Fly to Campbell River  •  2 h 10 min

  1. YVR - YBL

$104 - $211

Fly to Comox, bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. YVR - YQQ

$106 - $217

What companies run services between Vancouver, BC, Canada and Campbell River, BC, Canada?

Central Mountain Air and Pacific Coastal Airlines fly from Vancouver to Campbell River every 4 hours.

Airlines
Pacific Coastal Airlines
Website
pacificcoastal.com
Flights from Vancouver to Campbell River
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Vancouver to Comox
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Campbell River
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Vancouver to Comox
Ave. Duration
37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Central Mountain Air
Website
flycma.com
Flights from Vancouver to Campbell River
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Comox
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Bus operators
Island Link Bus
Phone
lbrisco@islandlinkbus.com
Website
islandlinkbus.com
Bus from Nanaimo, Departure Bay Ferry Terminal, Canada to Campbell River, BC - Tylee Plaza
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
islandlinkbus.com
Bus from Comox, BC - Husky to Campbell River, BC - Tylee Plaza
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
islandlinkbus.com
Tofino Bus
Phone
Toll Free: 1.866.986.3466 Local: 250.725.2871
Email
info@tofinobus.com
Website
tofinobus.com
Bus from Nanaimo, BC - Departure Bay to Campbell River, BC
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
tofinobus.com
Book at
tofinobus.com
Ferry operators
BC Ferries
Website
bcferries.com
Car ferry from Horseshoe Bay, BC to Nanaimo Departure Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $60
Schedules at
bcferries.com
Book at
bcferries.com
Passenger
$14
Standard Vehicle
$59
Motorcycle
$36

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Vancouver and Campbell River is 175 km.

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Campbell River is to car ferry and drive which costs $35 - $110 and takes 3 h 36 min.

The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Campbell River is to fly which takes 2 h 10 min and costs $130 - $280.

It takes approximately 8 h 56 min to get from Vancouver to Campbell River, including transfers.