Getting Here

St. Margaret’s School is located in the city of Victoria, on the scenic west coast of British Columbia, Canada. Victoria is situated at the southern tip of Vancouver Island and is accessible by ferry or by plane.  Learn more about Victoria…

Our campus is located in a quiet residential neighbourhood 15 minutes from downtown Victoria and less than 30 minutes from every transportation hub.

Getting to Victoria By Air

The Victoria International Airport (YYJ) has daily flights from Vancouver International Airport (25 minutes) and Seattle-Tacoma Airport (45 minutes), as well as direct and non-stop flights from the rest of Canada and the United States.

Regular float plane and helicopter service to Victoria's downtown Inner Harbour is available from Vancouver by Harbour Air or Helijet International Inc, and from Seattle by Kenmore Air.

Getting to Victoria By Sea

BC Ferries from Vancouver to Victoria (actually Tsawwassen to Swartz Bay)
travel time: just under 2 hours
website: www.bcferries.bc.ca

Washington State Ferry from Seattle to Victoria (actually Anacortes to Sidney)
travel time: about 2 hours
website: www.wsdot.wa.gov/ferries

Victoria Clipper (passenger only) from downtown Seattle, USA to downtown Victoria
travel time: just under 3 hours
website: www.clippervacations.com

Coho Ferry from Port Angeles, USA to downtown Victoria
travel time: about 45 minutes
website: www.cohoferry.com

Getting to St. Margaret’s School

27 mins from the Victoria International Airport (YYJ)
29 mins from the Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal
14 mins from the Sea Plane Terminal (downtown Victoria)
14 mins from the Coho Ferry Terminal (downtown Victoria)
14 mins from the Clipper Ferry Terminal (downtown Victoria)
24 mins from the Washington State Ferry Terminal (Sidney)
17 mins from the Victoria Harbour Heliport

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