Flights To Salt Spring Island From Vancouver

You can fly to Salt Spring Island from Vancouver. Salt Spring Island is one of the furthest Southern Gulf Islands from the Tsawwassen Ferry terminal in Vancouver. The wait time for ferries to Saltspring can be long, particularily in the Spring/Summer months and the ferry cost is expensive.

Flights from the Vancouver International Airport Seaplane Terminal YVR arrive in Ganges Harbour.

To fly to Salt Spring Island from YVR you can fly with Saltspring Air, Harbour Air or Seair Seaplanes. Saltspring Air and Seair Seaplanes have three direct flights a day from Vancouver. Kenmore Air is another airline with flights to the island, but they do not have flights from YVR. Kenmore Air link Seattle, Washington to the island.


Arriving on Salt Spring Island

Ganges Harbour is the main town on Saltspring. This is where you'll find the market during the summer months and other Island events are usually centered around Ganges Harbour. The majority of businesses are located in Ganges. In addition to the Government dock, there are several private marinas in the harbour.

Airfare from Vancouver to Salt Spring Island is reasonable and is under $100. Some of the airlines charge less for children.

Flying to the island from YVR is practical for those who are travelling and are tight on time. The flight is only 20 minutes and it saves you the line ups at the ferry terminal.