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There are 2 ways to get from Victoria to Lake Cowichan by bus or car

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Bus, line 7 bus  •  2h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Victoria, BC - Mayfair Transit Stop to Duncan, BC - Bus Depot Victoria to Nanaimo Northbound / ...
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Central at Cowichan to South Shore 10 block 7

$9 - $29

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Drive  •  1h 16m

  1. Drive from Victoria to Lake Cowichan 56.9 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Victoria to Lake Cowichan is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Victoria to Lake Cowichan is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1h 16m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Victoria to Lake Cowichan. However, there are services departing from Victoria, BC - Mayfair Transit Stop and arriving at South Shore 10 block via Central at Cowichan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 42m.

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The distance between Victoria and Lake Cowichan is 66 km. The road distance is 91 km.

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The best way to get from Victoria to Lake Cowichan without a car is to bus and line 7 bus which takes 2h 42m and costs $12 - $40.

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It takes approximately 2h 42m to get from Victoria to Lake Cowichan, including transfers.

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Victoria to Lake Cowichan bus services, operated by Tofino Bus, depart from Victoria, BC - Mayfair Transit Stop station.

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Victoria to Lake Cowichan bus services, operated by BC Transit - Cowichan Valley Regional Transit System, arrive at South Shore 10 block station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Victoria to Lake Cowichan is 91 km. It takes approximately 1h 16m to drive from Victoria to Lake Cowichan.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Lake Cowichan. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Victoria to Lake Cowichan.
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  • Distance: 41.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 42m

What companies run services between Victoria, BC, Canada and Lake Cowichan, BC, Canada?

You can take a bus from Victoria to Lake Cowichan via Central at Cowichan in around 2h 42m.

Bus operators
Tofino Bus
Phone
Toll Free: 1.866.986.3466 Local: 250.725.2871
Email
info@tofinobus.com
Website
tofinobus.com
Bus from Victoria, BC - Mayfair Transit Stop to Duncan, BC - Bus Depot
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
tofinobus.com
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tofinobus.com
BC Transit - Cowichan Valley Regional Transit System
Phone
250-746-9899
Website
bctransit.com
Bus from Douglas at Summit to Central at Cowichan
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
bctransit.com
Bus from Central at Cowichan to South Shore 10 block
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
bctransit.com

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