There are 6 ways to get from Vancouver to Butchart Gardens by car, car ferry, bus and ferry, subway, bus or plane

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

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Tsawwassen
  2. Take the car ferry from Tsawwassen to Swartz Bay

$17 - $67

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Bus and ferry  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Vancouver, BC to Swartz Bay Passenger Loop Vancouver

$47

Subway, line 620 bus, car ferry, line 72 bus, line 75 bus  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the subway from Vancouver City Centre Station to Bridgeport Station
  2. Take the line 620 bus from Bridgeport Stn Bay 11 to Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal 620
  3. Take the car ferry from Tsawwassen to Swartz Bay
  4. Take the line 72 bus from Swartz Bay Passenger Loop to Saanichton Exchange Bay B 72
  5. Take the line 75 bus from Saanichton Exchange Bay B to Butchart Gardens 75 / ...

$19 - $66

Fly Vancouver Harbour to Victoria Harbour, line 75 bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the Sea Plane from Vancouver Harbour to Victoria Harbour
  2. Take the line 75 bus from Douglas at Pandora to Butchart Gardens

$165

Fly Coal Harbour Spb to Victoria Inner Harbour Apt  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Coal Harbour Spb (CXH) to Victoria Inner Harbour Apt (YWH) CXH - YWH

$138 - $318

Fly Vancouver to Victoria  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Victoria (YYJ) YVR - YYJ

$60 - $164

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Butchart Gardens is to drive and car ferry which costs $22 - $90 and takes 2 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Butchart Gardens is to fly which costs $180 - $420 and takes 2 h 3 min.

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The distance between Vancouver and Butchart Gardens is 84 km.

It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Vancouver to Butchart Gardens, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vancouver to Butchart Gardens. However, there are services departing from Vancouver, BC and arriving at Butchart Gardens via Swartz Bay Passenger Loop and Saanichton Exchange Bay B. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 37 min.

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What companies run services between Vancouver, Canada and Butchart Gardens, BC, Canada?

Helijet International flies from Vancouver to Butchart Gardens every 3 hours.

Airlines
Helijet International
Website
helijet.com
Flights from Coal Harbour Spb to Victoria Inner Harbour Apt
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Victoria
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Pacific Coastal Airlines
Website
pacificcoastal.com
Flights from Vancouver to Victoria
Ave. Duration
25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Victoria
Ave. Duration
34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Train operators
TransLink CA
Phone
+1 604-953-3333
Website
translink.ca
Subway from Vancouver City Centre Station to Bridgeport Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
translink.ca
Bus operators
BC Ferries Connector - Wilson's Group
Phone
+1 888 788 8840
Email
reservations@bcfconnector.com
Website
bcfconnector.com
Bus and ferry from Vancouver, BC to Swartz Bay Passenger Loop
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$44
Schedules at
bcfconnector.com
Book at
bcfconnector.zaui.net
TransLink CA
Phone
+1 604-953-3333
Website
translink.ca
Bus from Bridgeport Stn Bay 11 to Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
translink.ca
BC Transit - Victoria Regional Transit System
Website
bctransit.com
Bus from Swartz Bay Passenger Loop to Saanichton Exchange Bay B
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
bctransit.com
Bus from Saanichton Exchange Bay B to Butchart Gardens
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
bctransit.com
Bus from Douglas at Pandora to Butchart Gardens
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
bctransit.com
Ferry operators
BC Ferries
Phone
+1 250-386-343
Website
bcferries.com
Car ferry from Tsawwassen to Swartz Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $60
Schedules at
bcferries.com
Passenger
$14
Standard Vehicle
$57
Motorcycle
$35
Other operators
Harbour Air
Phone
1.800.665.0212
Website
harbourair.com
Plane from Vancouver Harbour to Victoria Harbour
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$163
Schedules at
harbourair.com

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