There are 5 ways to get from Vancouver to Port Renfrew by ferry, bus, bus and ferry, car ferry, car, plane or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Ferry, bus  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the ferry from Vancouver Harbour to Victoria, BC Vancouver
  2. Take the bus from Victoria, BC - Bus Depot to Port Renfrew Juan de Fuca Trail / ...

$124 - $192

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Carferry, drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the carferry from Horseshoe Bay, BC to Nanaimo Departure Bay
  2. Drive from Nanaimo Departure Bay to Port Renfrew

$26 - $80

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Bus and ferry, bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Vancouver, BC to Victoria, BC Vancouver
  2. Take the bus from Victoria, BC - Bus Depot to Port Renfrew Juan de Fuca Trail / ...

$93 - $118

Fly to Victoria Inner Harbour Apt, bus  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Coal Harbour Spb (CXH) to Victoria Inner Harbour Apt (YWH) CXH - YWH
  2. Take the bus from Victoria, BC - Bus Depot to Port Renfrew

$176 - $381

Fly to Nanaimo, shuttle  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Coal Harbour Spb (CXH) to Nanaimo (ZNA) CXH - ZNA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Nanaimo, BC to Port Renfrew, British Columbia

$158 - $299

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Vancouver to Port Renfrew. However, there are services departing from Vancouver, BC and arriving at Port Renfrew via Victoria, BC - Bus Depot. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 50 min.

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The distance between Vancouver and Port Renfrew is 125 km.

The best way to get from Vancouver to Port Renfrew without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 6 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from Vancouver to Port Renfrew, including transfers.

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Vancouver to Port Renfrew 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 Port Renfrew bus services, operated by West Coast Trail Express, arrive at Port Renfrew station.

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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 17+ hotels available in Port Renfrew. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Vancouver to Port Renfrew.
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  • Distance: 78.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 34 min

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

There is no direct connection from Vancouver to Port Renfrew. However, you can take the ferry to Victoria, BC, take the walk to Victoria, BC - Bus Depot, then take the bus to Port Renfrew. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Vancouver to Port Renfrew via Victoria, BC and Victoria, BC - Bus Depot in around 6 h 50 min.

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
Flights from Coal Harbour Spb to Nanaimo
Ave. Duration
20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $200
Bus operators
West Coast Trail Express
Phone
1-250-477-8700
Email
bus@trailbus.com
Website
trailbus.com
Bus from Victoria, BC - Bus Depot to Port Renfrew
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
trailbus.com
Shuttle from Nanaimo, BC to Port Renfrew, British Columbia
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Schedules at
trailbus.com
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 Victoria, BC
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$53
Schedules at
bcfconnector.com
Book at
bcfconnector.zaui.net
Ferry operators
V2V Vacations
Phone
+1-855-554-4679
Email
hello@v2vvacations.com
Website
v2vvacations.com
Ferry from Vancouver Harbour to Victoria, BC
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Schedules at
v2vvacations.com
Premium
$85
Royal Class
$127
BC Ferries
Phone
+1 250-386-343
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
$58
Motorcycle
$36

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