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Sidney - Vancouver Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 24 intercity buses per day from Sidney to Vancouver. Traveling by bus from Sidney to Vancouver usually takes around 3 hours and 34 minutes, but the fastest BC Ferries Connector bus can make the trip in 3 hours and 11 minutes.

Distance45 mi (73 km)
Shortest duration3h 11m
Cheapest price$62.70
Trips per day24
Most frequent serviceBC Ferries Connector
Bus lines1

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What bus companies travel from Sidney to Vancouver?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Sidney to Vancouver. BC Ferries Connector connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
BC Ferries Connector243h 35m$72.17
  • BC Ferries Connector

    BC Ferries Connector

    Book BC Ferries Connector from Sidney to Vancouver from $63. There are 24 BC Ferries Connector schedules from Sidney to Vancouver and you can expect on average to pay for a BC Ferries Connector ticket to Vancouver. In Sidney, BC Ferries Connector departs to Vancouver from Pat Bay Highway & Beacon Ave and no other station. In Vancouver, BC Ferries Connector arrives at Cambie and 59th Bus Stop and 16 other stations.

    An average trip on BC Ferries Connector from Sidney to Vancouver takes 3 hours and 35 minutes , while the fastest available BC Ferries Connector trip will get you to Vancouver in 3 hours and 11 minutes .

    On weekends, BC Ferries Connector offers 24 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to Vancouver.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Sidney to Vancouver during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride from Sidney to Vancouver?

The bus takes an average of 3 hours and 34 minutes to cover the 73 kilometers from Sidney to Vancouver. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 11 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

"Because many passengers travel from Sidney to Vancouver at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet."

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Sidney?

The first bus leaves at 10:00am and the last bus leaves at 4:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Sidney to Vancouver, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus trips to Vancouver are there per day?

There are 24 scheduled buses that travel from Sidney to Vancouver every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Sidney to Vancouver without transferring.

City Information


Vancouver is a trendy diverse city in British Columbia, known for its eclectic shopping, fresh seafood, and unique scenic setting between snow-capped mountains and urban beaches. Vancouver is sometimes called "Hollywood North" due to the amount of movies and TV shows filmed in the area. If you're lucky, you may even stumble upon a movie set as you're walking around town!

If you're looking for the best restaurants, shops and nightlife, cobblestoned Gastown is the perfect neighborhood to explore. Biking around the gorgeous Stanley Park in downtown Vancouver is rivaled only by hiking and skiing on nearby Grouse Mountain, which offers stunning views of the city on clear days.

Vancouver International Airport is conveniently close to downtown, and also one of the biggest gateways for international travel on the West Coast of North America. From Vancouver, it's easy to travel into the U.S. to Seattle by bus or train, or to other B.C. destinations like Kamloops and Kelowna to experience more of the province's natural beauty.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Sidney?

Main departure station: Pat Bay Highway & Beacon Ave

Most buses depart from the main station in Sidney.

All bus stations in Sidney:

  • Pat Bay Highway & Beacon Ave

Where does the bus arrive in Vancouver?

Main arrival station: Cambie St & 41st St- Bus Stop Bay 1

Buses arrive in Vancouver at 15 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with.

Bus stations in Vancouver:

  • Cambie St & 41st St- Bus Stop Bay 1

  • Cambie and 49th - Bus Stop Bay 4

  • Pacific Central Station

  • Cambie and 59th Bus Stop

  • Fairmont Hotel

  • Vancouver - Cambie and Broadway

  • Cambie St & King Edward St - Bus Stop Bay 4

  • Westin Bayshore Hotel

  • Sutton Place Hotel

  • Holiday Inn on Howe

  • Georgian Court Hotel

  • Fairmont Waterfront

  • Blue Horizon Hotel

  • Sandman Suites

  • Pinnacle Vancouver Harbourfront Hotel

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