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

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Bus and ferry  •  4h 39m

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

$45 - $71

5 alternative options

Ferry  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the ferry from Vancouver, BC to Victoria, BC

$233

Drive, car ferry  •  7h 24m

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

$81 - $176

Fly Vancouver Harbour to Victoria Harbour, line 75 bus  •  2h 15m

  1. Take the plane from Vancouver Harbour to Victoria Harbour
  2. Take the line 75 bus from Douglas at Humboldt to Wallace 6770 block

$182

Fly Coal Harbour Spb to Victoria Inner Harbour Apt  •  2h 20m

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

$150 - $338

Fly Vancouver to Victoria, line 72 bus, line 75 bus  •  3h 56m

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Victoria (YYJ) YVR - YYJ
  2. Take the line 72 bus from James White Blvd at Fifth to Saanichton Exchange Bay B
  3. Take the line 75 bus from Saanichton Exchange Bay B to Butchart Gardens

$99 - $412

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The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Butchart Gardens is to bus and ferry which costs $40 - $75 and takes 4h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Butchart Gardens is to fly and line 75 bus which costs $182 and takes 2h 15m.

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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 Ferry Terminal and Saanichton Exchange Bay B. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 39m.

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The distance between Vancouver and Butchart Gardens is 84 km.

The best way to get from Vancouver to Butchart Gardens without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 4h 39m and costs $40 - $75.

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It takes approximately 4h 39m to get from Vancouver to Butchart Gardens, including transfers.

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Vancouver to Butchart Gardens bus services, operated by BC Ferries Connector - Wilson's Group, depart from Vancouver, BC station.

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The quickest flight from Coal Harbour Spb Airport to Victoria Inner Harbour Apt Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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Vancouver to Butchart Gardens bus services, operated by BC Ferries Connector - Wilson's Group, arrive at Swartz Bay, BC station.

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

BC Ferries Connector - Wilson's Group operates a vehicle from Vancouver, BC to Swartz Bay, BC 4 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $70 and the journey takes 3h 5m. Alternatively, Helijet International flies from Vancouver to Butchart Gardens hourly.

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
$230 - $850
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Victoria
Ave. Duration
29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Pacific Coastal Airlines
Website
pacificcoastal.com
Flights from Vancouver to Victoria
Ave. Duration
25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Victoria
Ave. Duration
34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Air North
Website
flyairnorth.com
Flights from Vancouver to Victoria
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
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, BC
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Schedules at
bcfconnector.com
Book at
bcfconnector.zaui.net
BC Transit - Victoria Regional Transit System
Phone
250-538-4282
Website
bctransit.com
Bus from Douglas at Humboldt to Wallace 6770 block
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
BC Transit - Victoria Regional Transit System
Bus from James White Blvd at Fifth to Saanichton Exchange Bay B
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
BC Transit - Victoria Regional Transit System
Bus from Saanichton Exchange Bay B to Butchart Gardens
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Website
BC Transit - Victoria Regional Transit System
Ferry operators
Prince of Whales
Phone
1-888-383-4884
Email
info@princeofwhales.com
Website
princeofwhales.com
Ferry from Vancouver, BC to Victoria, BC
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$230
Schedules at
princeofwhales.com
Black Ball Ferry Line
Website
cohoferry.com
Car ferry from Port Angeles to Victoria
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $95
Schedules at
cohoferry.com
Book at
cohoferry.com
Adult
$27
Vehicle & Passenger
$94
Motorcycle & Passenger
$53
Other operators
Harbour Air
Phone
1.800.665.0212
Website
harbourair.com
Plane from Vancouver Harbour to Victoria Harbour
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$179
Schedules at
harbourair.com
Book at
harbourair.com

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Helijet International offers flights from Coal Harbour Spb Airport to Victoria Inner Harbour Apt Airport.

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There are 315+ hotels available in Butchart Gardens. Prices start at $150 CAD per night.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Vancouver Airport is to subway which takes 25 min and costs $3 - $6.

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