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Nanaimo to Port Alberni coach

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Nanaimo - Port Alberni Coach Timetable

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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity coaches per day from Nanaimo to Port Alberni. Traveling by coach from Nanaimo to Port Alberni usually takes around one hour and 22 minutes, but the fastest Tofino Bus coach can make the trip in just one hour and 15 minutes.

Distance39 mi (63 km)
Shortest duration1h 15m
Cheapest price£15.34
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceTofino Bus
Coach lines1

What coach companies travel from Nanaimo to Port Alberni?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Nanaimo to Port Alberni. Tofino Bus is the one bus line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Tofino Bus21h 23m£15.55
  • Tofino Bus is an intercity bus company operating in Canada, with seasonal summer services to popular destinations on Vancouver Island. It offers excellent facilities such as air conditioning, onboard restrooms, power outlets, and WiFi, and is known for friendly and helpful drivers, providing a pleasant travel experience.

Frequently Asked Questions

The coach takes an average of one hour and 22 minutes to cover the 39 miles from Nanaimo to Port Alberni. However, the fastest coach only takes an hour and 15 minutes. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short coach trip. Keep in mind that your actual coach may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

"Travel trends tend to vary greatly for coach trips from Nanaimo to Port Alberni."

The first coach leaves at 11:00 and the last coach leaves at 11:00. To see the times for all coaches from Nanaimo to Port Alberni, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are usually only 2 coaches per day from Nanaimo to Port Alberni. Both of these are direct coaches, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring coaches at any point during your trip.

City Information

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Nanaimo?

Main departure station: Departure Bay - Ferries Terminal Bus Stop

Nanaimo has two coach stations with service to Port Alberni.

All coach stations in Nanaimo:

  • Departure Bay - Ferries Terminal Bus Stop

  • Woodgrove Centre Transit Exchange

Where does the coach arrive in Port Alberni?

Main arrival station: 7 Eleven Store

All coaches from Nanaimo arrive at one main station in Port Alberni.

Coach stations in Port Alberni:

  • 7 Eleven Store

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