Getting to Saturna Island

Getting to Saturna Island

Being an island, there are a limited number of ways to get on and off. It might seem hard to get here… but it’s worth the effort.


Via BC Ferries  1-888-223-3779

From Swartz Bay (near Victoria, Vancouver Island)

From Tsawwassen (near Vancouver, mainland BC)

Via Victoria Clipper  1-800-888-2535

From Seattle to Victoria (Vancouver Island)

Via Washington State Ferries  1-888-808-7977

Service between Anacortes and Sidney, BC (near Victoria, Vancouver Island)

Via Black Ball Transport  1-250-386-2202

Service between Port Angeles, WA and Victoria, Vancouver Island, BC

     Float Plane

Via Seair – 1-800-447-3247

Service from Vancouver Airport (Richmond Terminal) & Inter Island Travel

Via Salt Spring Air  1-877-537-9880

Service from Vancouver Airport (Richmond Terminal), Downtown Vancouver & Inter Island Travel

Via Harbour Air  1-800-665-0212

Charter Service available from Vancouver

Via Kenmore Air  1-866-435-9524

Service from Seattle to Victoria

     Water Taxi

Via Island Water Taxi  1-250-656-4826

Service from Sidney, BC (near Victoria, Vancouver Island)

Via Mayne Island Tours  1-250-222-8747

Service from Mayne Island, BC

Via Mayne Inter-island Seatours  1-250-539-5393

Service from Mayne Island, BC

     Private Boat

Tide Tables

     Once you’re here

Saturna Lions Shuttle

2016 Lions Saturna Shuttle Bus runs from June 29th to Sept 5th and meets each Friday afternoon and evening sailing from BC Ferries at the dock providing a free ride to most major population areas on the island such as Boot Cove, Winter Cove and East Point.  Sunday and Holiday Monday return trips must be scheduled 48 hours in advance by texting (604)760-9975 or emailing The bus can be scheduled for Saturday service, special events such as weddings, hiking groups or reunions, if given ample advanced notice.  The trip is free, please donate to the Saturna Lions Club to assist with all of the services and programs the Club provides to the community.