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Journey Information

There are 85 intercity buses per day from Vancouver to Saanich. Traveling by bus from Vancouver to Saanich usually takes around 3 hours and 56 minutes, but the fastest BC Ferries Connector bus can make the trip in 2 hours and 56 minutes.

Distance59 mi (94 km)
Shortest duration2h 56m
Cheapest price$61.07
Trips per day45
Most frequent serviceBC Ferries Connector
Bus lines1

Price trends for buses from Vancouver to Saanich

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What bus companies travel from Vancouver to Saanich?

On Wanderu there is one intercity bus company that operates from Vancouver to Saanich. BC Ferries Connector is the only company that connects the two cities by bus available on Wanderu. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
BC Ferries Connector853h 57m$72.61
  • BC Ferries Connector

    BC Ferries Connector

    Book BC Ferries Connector from Vancouver to Saanich from $61. There are 85 BC Ferries Connector schedules from Vancouver to Saanich and you can expect on average to pay for a BC Ferries Connector ticket to Saanich. In Vancouver, BC Ferries Connector departs to Saanich from Cambie St & King Edward St - Bus Stop Bay 4 and 18 other stations. In Saanich, BC Ferries Connector arrives at Berwick Royal Oak and 1 other station.

    An average trip on BC Ferries Connector from Vancouver to Saanich takes 3 hours and 57 minutes , while the fastest available BC Ferries Connector trip will get you to Saanich in 2 hours and 56 minutes .

    On weekends, BC Ferries Connector offers 70 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to Saanich.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Vancouver to Saanich 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.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

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 Vancouver to Saanich?

The bus takes an average of 3 hours and 56 minutes to cover the 94 kilometers from Vancouver to Saanich. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 56 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 Vancouver to Saanich 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, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Saanich, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Vancouver?

The first bus leaves at 8:00am and the last bus leaves at 3:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Vancouver to Saanich, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus schedules are there most days?

There are 85 scheduled buses that travel from Vancouver to Saanich every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 45 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

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 Vancouver?

Main departure station: Vancouver - Cambie and Broadway

Buses to Saanich leave from 15 stations in Vancouver.

All bus stations in Vancouver:

  • Vancouver - Cambie and Broadway

  • Cambie and 49th - Bus Stop Bay 4

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

  • Cambie and 59th Bus Stop

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

  • Pacific Central Station

  • Fairmont Waterfront

  • Blue Horizon Hotel

  • Sutton Place Hotel

  • Georgian Court Hotel

  • Best Western Sands Hotel

  • Pinnacle Vancouver Harbourfront Hotel

  • Sandman Suites

  • Fairmont Hotel

  • Days Inn

Where does the bus arrive in Saanich?

Main arrival station: Berwick Royal Oak

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Saanich.

Bus stations in Saanich:

  • Berwick Royal Oak

  • Saanich at Blanshard Bus Stop

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