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There are 49 intercity buses per day from Vancouver to Swartz Bay. Traveling by bus from Vancouver to Swartz Bay usually takes around one hour and 58 minutes, but the fastest BC Ferries Connector bus can make the trip in just one hour,
|Distance||43 mi (70 km)|
|Shortest duration||1h 0m|
|Trips per day||24|
|Most frequent service||BC Ferries Connector|
What bus companies travel from Vancouver to Swartz Bay?
On Wanderu there is one intercity bus company that operates from Vancouver to Swartz Bay. 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.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|BC Ferries Connector||49||1h 58m||$50.83|
BC Ferries Connector
Book BC Ferries Connector from Vancouver to Swartz Bay from $43. There are 49 BC Ferries Connector schedules from Vancouver to Swartz Bay and you can expect on average to pay for a BC Ferries Connector ticket to Swartz Bay. In Vancouver, BC Ferries Connector departs to Swartz Bay from Vancouver - Cambie and Broadway and 18 other stations. In Swartz Bay, BC Ferries Connector arrives at Swartz Bay Terminal and no other station.
An average trip on BC Ferries Connector from Vancouver to Swartz Bay takes 1 hours and 58 minutes , while the fastest available BC Ferries Connector trip will get you to Swartz Bay in 1 hours and 0 minutes .
On weekends, BC Ferries Connector offers 49 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to Swartz Bay.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Vancouver to Swartz Bay 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 Swartz Bay?
The bus takes an average of one hour and 58 minutes to cover the 70 kilometers from Vancouver to Swartz Bay. However, the fastest bus only takes an hour. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short bus trip. 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?
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 Swartz Bay, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
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Where does the bus leave from in Vancouver?
Main departure station: Cambie and 59th Bus Stop
Buses to Swartz Bay leave from 15 stations in Vancouver.
All bus stations in Vancouver:
Cambie and 59th Bus Stop
Cambie St & King Edward St - Bus Stop Bay 4
Pacific Central Station
Cambie St & 41st St- Bus Stop Bay 1
Cambie and 49th - Bus Stop Bay 4
Vancouver - Cambie and Broadway
Century Plaza Hotel
Westin Bayshore Hotel
Holiday Inn on Howe
Best Western Sands Hotel
Pinnacle Vancouver Harbourfront Hotel
Georgian Court Hotel
Blue Horizon Hotel
Where does the bus arrive in Swartz Bay?
Main arrival station: Swartz Bay Terminal
All buses from Vancouver arrive at one main station in Swartz Bay.
Bus stations in Swartz Bay:
Swartz Bay Terminal
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