Island TravelThe Inn is the only resort in the Gulf Islands that is within walking distance of the ferry, as well as all of the little shops and galleries in the Village. It is also the only one that has vehicle rental available!
Transportation within Galiano Island is easy and fun, if you rent a vehicle from the Inn. As a boutique resort, our rental vehicles are limited in number, so you must reserve in advance. You must provide insurance (we are not a full car rental agency) and license and payment assurance will be required. Taxes and fuel are not included. Please contact us for full rental policies.
- Rent a Smart Car for 2: $80 per 8 hour day or $45 per 4 hour day minimum
- Rent a Van: (Coming soon!)
Getting HereThe most convenient of all the Gulf Islands, Galiano Island is just minutes away...and the fastest and easiest to find. Here are maps and directions to Galiano Island...
FIRST FERRY STOP: Just 50 minutes by BC Ferries car / passenger service, or 15 minutes by float plane service from Vancouver or Victoria, or easy float plane connections from Seattle, Galiano Is so easy to get to. Guests arriving on Galiano by float plane or private boat can choose to use our own dock (seasonal) or be picked up at Montague Harbour.
Driving Directions to Galiano IslandView a downloadable pdf file of driving directions from Vancouver, Seattle. Whistler or Victoria.
Ferry Travel as a Foot Passenger or by CarFerry travel is so easy to Galiano, so convenient. We are just 1 hour by car and passenger ferry from the Lower Mainland & Vancouver Island. The Galiano Oceanfront Inn & Spa is walking distance from the ferry, so you may choose to leave your car and cares behind. Plus you can rent a fun Smart Car from the Inn to explore the Island!
Schedules and fare information:
|British Columbia Ferry Corporation
Coho Ferry - Port Angeles to Victoria
|Victoria Clipper - Seattle to Victoria
Washington State Ferries
|We encourage you to always make ferry or float plane reservations in advance, not only in our busy season or on weekends. There is no additional booking charge for reservations to Galiano, above the cost of your ticket. Both vehicle and passenger tickets are reservable from Vancouver.|
Air TravelFloat plane service to Galiano is an easy and exciting way to see the Gulf Islands. We are just minutes from the city and Vancouver International Airport to Galiano Island's Montague Harbour, or to our dock (seasonal).
Use these easy links to schedules and fares: Note that Harbour Air and Kenmore Air have pilots who fly directly to our dock.
Harbour Air charter service From Vancouver: does charter service only, no scheduled service, but
fly directly to our dock.
Seair scheduled flights From Vancouver Airport: to Montague Harbour Marina
Pacific Seaplanes scheduled flights From Vancouver Airport: to Montague Harbour Marina
Kenmore Air charter service From Seattle and U.S. to our dock and to Montague Marina