Travel to and from S/V Tango

General information on travel in British Columbia

Transportation details and maps of B.C.


Scheduled air service is available at Victoria (YYJ), Nanaimo (YCD), Comox (YQQ), Campell River (YBL), and Port Hardy (YZT). Float planes are available for the adventurous.

Bus service

Greyhound Bus Lines

Laidlaw Coach Lines offers "daily passenger service to most of the communities on the Vancouver Island Regionů" 1-800-318-0818 (Canada/US)

Island Coach Lines "Services Victoria, Duncan, Nanaimo, Campbell River, Port Hardy, Port Alberni, Ucluelet and Tofino." 1-800-318-0818 and 1-800-663-8390

Islandlink Express Bus serves Vancouver Island

Airports and highways on southern Vancouver Island


BC Ferries

The ferry Coho sails between Port Angeles, WA, and Victoria, BC

The Victoria Clipper ferry goes from Seattle to Victoria

The Washington State Ferry System has a route between Anacortes, WA, and Sidney, BC:

The Alaska Marine Highway system begins at Bellingham, WA, but does not serve waters where Tango will cruise in 2014.


Sidney is 16 miles from Victoria, 81 miles from Nanaimo, 152 miles from Comox, 177 miles from Campbell River, and 300 miles from Port McNeill.

Other resources

Useful pages of links to transportation on Vancouver Island:


Please let Dennis know of useful additions to this list. Adventurous public transporation routes encouraged.

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