Vancouver: Floatplane Transfer between Vancouver and Tofino

Activity provider: Harbour Air Seaplanes

Vancouver: Floatplane Transfer between Vancouver and Tofino

Activity provider: Harbour Air Seaplanes

From US$ 195.20 per person

Hop on a quick 1-hour seaplane flight. Marvel at the breathtaking views of the city during takeoff and admire the outstanding natural beauty of Clayoquot Sound and Pacific Rim National Park during the journey and descent.

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Duration 1 hour
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  • Take a convenient, scenic 1-hour flight
  • Enjoy stunning city views and incredible panoramas of the landscape
  • Fly over Stanley Park, Lion's Gate Bridge and the Brockton Peninsula
  • Descend along the coast of Clayoquot Sound and the Pacific Rim National Park
Full description
Make your way to Coal Harbour (a part of Burrard Inlet near Canada Place) in Vancouver and board the floatplane. From there, ascend for a bird’s-eye view of the green towers of the Lion’s Gate Bridge and the Brockton Peninsula of Stanley Park. Marvel at these incredible panoramas of the city skyline before heading West over some of British Colombia's most stunning natural scenery. Fly across the Straight of Georgia, over Port Alberni Inlet and Pacific Rim National Park. Enjoy stunning city, ocean, and mountain views during this quick 1-hour journey - a convenient and memorable way to get to Vancouver Island. As you fly closer towards your destination, descend along the coast of Clayoquot Sound into the picturesque Tofino Harbour. Land adjacent to the Tofino Resort and Marina in the heart of the village where your flight will end. This transfer is also available in the opposite direction, from Tofino to Vancouver.
  • Amenities at each terminal (WiFi, newspapers, mobile device charging stations, coffee, tea, fruit, and baked goods)
  • Seaplane transfer from Vancouver to Tofino
  • 1 piece of luggage (up to 25 lbs per passenger)
  • Parking at the terminal
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • Masks are required while indoors
  • In addition to proof of vaccination, all participants who are over 18 years old must present a government-issued photo ID (e.g. driver’s license, passport, etc)
  • All participants must also bring a valid form of ID (e.g. passport, driver's license, identity card, student card, etc)

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Meeting point

Please check in 25 minutes prior to the flight departure.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport
  • Driver's license

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • Not suitable for unaccompanied minors
  • Passenger(s) must be able to walk up into the seaplane without assistance
  •  A Government Issued Photo Identification for anyone 18 years old and over is required
  •  Unclaimed seats can be sold 15 minutes prior to flight time
  •  A no show fee of 100% will be charged 15 minutes prior to flight departure on unclaimed seats; any return portion will be automatically canceled
  •  On all scheduled service flights: for group bookings of 4 or more, partial or whole cancellations made within 24 hours prior to departure will be subject to a 50% cancellation fee
  • On all scenic and packaged tours: partial or whole cancellations made within 24 hours prior to departure will be subject to a 100% cancellation fee
  • Luggage cannot weigh more than 25 lbs; excess luggage is not allowed
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

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very easy, checked in 30 mins before departure and as everyone was already there, we left early. comfortable flight with great views, would do again!

September 4, 2022

Great experience with scenic views

August 8, 2022

Great experience and value for money!

August 8, 2022

Product ID: 330946