From YYJ Airport to UVic
There is a shuttle check-in desk on the arrivals floor of YYJ. YYJ Airport Shuttles has offered a deal of 20% off for our conference attendees: $23.30 one way and $41.60 return inclusive of taxes The trip is about 45 minutes, it stops downtown and they will transfer you to a UVic shuttle from there. E-mail reservations can be made at the link below, please mention CUMC and the 20% discount.
From Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal to UVic
Public transit picks up passengers right in front of the ferry terminal. There are two main busses that leave there, the 70x and the 72. You can take either, but the 70x is fifteen minutes faster. Ride the 70x/72 to the stop “Eastbound Blanshard at Saanich Road”, which takes 37 or 52 minutes respectively. Cross Saanich Road and take a left to the next bus stop, where either the 16x or 26 bus picks up. Both busses take about 20 minutes and have the UVic bus exchange as their last stop.
From UVic to Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal
For the return trip, take the 26 from the UVic Bus Exchange to the stop “Southbound Saanich at Calumet”. From here, follow Saanich road forward to Highway 17. Take a right and the pick-up is 100m ahead at stop “Westbound Vernon and Nigel”. Either the 70x or 72 will pick you up here, and drop you off right at the ferry.
For specific times and alternate routes, please use the transit planner at