Visitors can arrive via the Nanaimo Airport (YCD) or Victoria International Airport (YYJ). From either airport, is it a short drive into the Cowichan region.


Fly out of downtown Vancouver with a quick 20 minute flight into Nanaimo, or 35 minutes into Victoria – get a birds eye view of some spectacular coastal scenery!

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Harbour Air

Take off in a scenic seaplane from downtown Vancouver right into Cowichan’s Maple Bay. Or fly into Nanaimo or Victoria with a short drive into Cowichan. 

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Kenmore Air

If you’re coming from the U.S., fly over the spectacular Salish Sea on a seaplane into Victoria or Nanaimo.

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Seair Seaplanes

Fly in on a seaplane for spectacular views from harbour to harbour – Vancouver to Nanaimo. Or, from YVR to Nanaimo harbour and take a short drive into Cowichan. 

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 BC Ferries 

Sail into Sidney or Nanaimo from Tsawwassen with about an hour drive to Cowichan. If your departure is closer to North Vancouver, consider sailing Horseshoe Bay to Nanaimo.

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Clipper Vacations

A passenger-only, high-speed ferry from Seattle to Victoria with scenic views. Roughly an hour’s drive from Victoria into the Cowichan region. 

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Coho Ferry 

Take Black Ball Ferry Lines M.V. Coho passenger and vehicle ferry through the stunning Strait of Juan de Fuca from Port Angeles to Victoria. 

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BC Transit 

After arriving in Cowichan, you can travel throughout the region with BC Transit. 

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