Vacation Without the Car

Looking for a different vacation experience? Leave the car behind and start your Sunshine Coast adventure.

Directions from downtown Vancouver:

  • $3.05  #250 or #257 Express bus to Horseshoe Bay   Translink Schedule   Use your Compass Card for discounts
  • $14 return fare passenger ticket Langdale-Sunshine Coast  BC Ferries Schedule (BC Seniors travel FREE Monday-Thursday)
  • We will greet you at the Langdale Ferry Terminal to assist with luggage and in 2 minutes you will be relaxing at Arcturus Retreat B&B

Sunshine Coast Transit stops down the street. Regular service to Gibsons, Roberts Creek, and Sechelt. Day passes are available on board for $4.00. Single trips are $2.00.

Bring your bike! Learn from experts and download the Sunshine Coast Bike Route app. There is an overview map as you exit the Langdale Ferry Terminal (as you turn right to come stay with us).

Local transit is equipped with bike racks and we are within 2km of Sprockids Mountain Bike Park and connected to the trail system at the end of our street.

Ride sharing has arrived on the Sunshine Coast. Download the app. Fares are calculated based on a base fare plus time and distance rates. All fares are subject to 5% GST. A fare quote is provided in the app prior to booking. Minimum Fare: $10

Partner - Coast Car Co-op

Are you a member of a car-share program? Check out Coast Car Co-op options for roaming on the Coast. MODO has a car available at the Langdale Ferry Terminal.

Flying into Vancouver? The Canada Line light rail connects you to downtown Vancouver in 25 minutes. The Vancouver City Centre stop is across the street from #250 & #257 bus stop at Granville on Georgia. Your Canada Line receipt is your bus transfer ticket.

Travelling from Washington or Oregon? Amtrak provides regular service to Vancouver with amazing views of the Pacific Coast at a very affordable price. The Vancouver station next door to Skytrain which will connect you quickly to your bus connection. Simply board at Main Street/Science World (next door to the train station) and ride 2 stops to Granville. Find the #250 & #257 bus stop at Granville on Georgia. Your Skytrain receipt is your bus transfer ticket.

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BC Ferries at your door

View from the deck – sail through a glacial fjord – getting here is part of the adventure