Liard Air Ltd. offers fly-in fishing, wildlife viewing Safari
Tours, hiking and outpost cabin vacations in the stunning beauty
of the Northern Rocky Mts. With our float-and wheel equipped
airplanes we service the Muskwa/Kechika as well as Nahanni National
Park and Virginia Falls in the N.W.T. Our bases are at Fort
Nelson and Muncho Lake. Complete packages incl. airfare available
from Edmonton and Vancouver.
462 Alaska Highway
Muncho Lake, BC
incorporating The Islands, Vancouver Coast & Mountains, Thompson Okanagan,
BC Rockies, Cariboo Country and Northern B.C. includes terrain that
is remote and isolated, with no access by road. Many of these great
outdoor locations can only be reached by landing a floatplane on a
nearby lake or ocean inlet. The above services can get you to these
fantasy destinations - what you do when you get there is limited only
by your time and imagination!
destinations in British Columbia can be accessed domestically by
Westjet and Air Canada. In addition to major airline connections,
a number of regional airlines provide scheduled and charter flights
by float plane, helijet and helicopter between the BC mainland,
Vancouver Island, the Gulf Islands, and Washington State.
arrive daily at Victoria International Airport from Vancouver and
Seattle. Victoria International Airport is Vancouver Island's largest
airport and is located near Sidney, a 30-minute drive from downtown
Victoria. Other island communities with airports served by major
airlines are Courtenay/Comox, Campbell River and Port Hardy. Air
service between mainland BC, Washington State, and Vancouver Island
is frequent and extensive.
airlines offer frequent, scheduled flights to Nanaimo Airport from
Vancouver and Seattle. Nanaimo Airport is located 15 minutes south
of the downtown area and serves flights daily between Nanaimo and
Vancouver, Abbotsford, and Langley. Airport shuttle services, taxis
and car rental agencies are available from the airports.
can travel in true island style by harbour seaplane or helicopter
- downtown Vancouver to downtown Victoria, but the real adventure
begins by soaring high in a chartered floatplane and splashing down
on an isolated inlet or far-flung wilderness lake in remote British
in British Columbia
Canada / Jazz
Services run from Abbotsford, Campbell River, Castlegar, Comox,
Cranbrook, Fort Nelson, Fort St. John, Kamloops, Kelowna, Nanaimo,
Penticton, Prince George, Prince Rupert, Quesnel, Sandspit, Smithers,
Terrace, Vancouver, Victoria, and Williams Lake, with connections
to other regular domestic flights throughout Canada, flights to
the USA, and international flights.
Tel: 1-888-247-2262; 250-360-9074
Floatplane operation based out of Gold River serves the west
coast of Vancouver Island in the Nootka and Kyuquot Sound areas,
offering scheduled and charter services, and scenic flights. Services
run from Gold River, Vancouver, Victoria, Nanaimo, Comox, Campbell
River, Tahsis, Zeballos, Kyuquot, and other remote destinations
on West Coast Vancouver Island.
Tel: 1-877-795-2255; 250-283-2255 (Gold River)
Scheduled and charter flights throughout Yukon, Northwest Territories
and Alaska. Whitehorse Yukon flights to/from Vancouver, Calga, Edmonton,
Fairbanks, Dawson City, and Old Crow Inuvik.
Tel: 1-800-661-0407; 1-867-668-2228.
Services run from Victoria and Abbotsford. Serving Victoria and
the Fraser Valley for over 24 years.
Tel: Abbotsford 604-852-9245; Victoria 250-655-4300
Services run from Victoria, Vancouver, Kelowna, Calgary and
Tel: 1-800-ALASKAAIR (1-800-252-7522)
Serving the Yukon and Western Canada for over 30 years. Charter
service from Whitehorse to Northern and Interior B.C.
Alpha Executive Air
Scheduled airline service from Delta Boundary Bay Airport to Victoria,
and charter service to communities of Whistler, Vancouver Island,
the Vancouver Lower Mainland, and the Thompson Okanagan.
Av West Charters
A Victoria-based air charter company specializing in executive-style
passenger transport on itineraries anywhere in Western Canada and
the Northwestern States.
Tel: 1-800-463-5946; 250-655-3620
Baxter Aviation - See West Coast Air
Service between Vancouver Island, the lower mainland and the province
of BC, including scheduled routing between Nanaimo, Victoria, Boundary
Bay, and Abbotsford. Private Charters for executive or group trips
to various points around the province. Also air cargo service. Free
shuttle service from Boundary Bay Airport to Vancouver International
Tel: 1-866-645-1123; 250-245-1123
Central Mountain Air
Bases in Smithers, Vancouver, and Calgary. with scheduled and
charter flights to over 17 communities in British Columbia (Campbell
River, Comox, Fort Nelson, Fort St. John, Dawson Creek, Kamloops,
Kelowna, Prince George, Quesnel, Smithers, Terrace, Vancouver, Williams
Lake) and Alberta (Calgary, Edmonton, High Level, Lloydminster, Rainbow
Lake). Charter services throughout BC and Alberta.
Eagle Air Service
Charter passenger and freight services on both scheduled and chartered
flights in and out of Port Hardy, Campbell River, Bella Bella and
Tel: 1-866-949-515; 604-233-8880
Services run from Whitehorse to Anchorage, including Fairbanks, Bethel,
Cordova, Homer, Valdez, Kenai, and Kodiak . Spectacular flightseeing
tours throughout Alaska.
Specializing in flights from Sechelt to Victoria and more!
Air Taxi - Flight Instruction - Scenic Tours.
Frequent service between the Lower Mainland and the islands,
with 8 destinations in British Columbia: Vancouver, Vancouver Intl
Airport, Victoria, Nanaimo, Langley, and the BC Gulf Islands (including
Ganges on Saltspring Island).
Tel: 1-800-665-0212; 604-274-1277
Provides convenient daily schedules from Prince Rupert, Terrace-Kitimat
and Smithers-Houston to the South Terminal in Vancouver.
Tel: 1-800-487-1216: 250-635-4295
Scheduled service between Victoria Harbour, Vancouver Harbour and
Vancouver International Airport. Charters available from Vancouver
Tel: 1-800-665-4354 (Passengers); 1-800-987-4354 (Charter)
Services run from Vancouver, Victoria, and Seattle with connections
to other regular domestic and International flights. Operated by
Seattle-based air transportation to destinations throughout Western
Washington and British Columbia, operating on both a scheduled and
a charter basis. Services run from Victoria and Seattle, with seasonal
flights to Nanaimo, Campbell River, Desolation Sound, and the Gulf
Islands. Scheduled service between Seattle and the Tofino-Ucluelet
Airport. Kenmore Air, the largest seaplane operator in the US, also
operates land-based aircraft.
Tel: 1-866-435-9524; 1-866-359-2842
Locations in the South Terminal of Vancouver International Airport,
and Qualicum Beach Airport on Vancouver Island. Operating daily
scheduled flights to and from Vancouver Island and Texada Island.
Links between Vancouver, Port Alberni, Gillies Bay (Texada), Parksville,
Qualicum and other coastal communities throughout BC..
Tel: 1-800-665-4244; 604-688-9957
District Air Services
Lakes District Air provides aircraft charter services in Northwestern
BC. Bases are located in Burns Lake and Nimpo Lake. Our aircraft
include 2 DHC2 Beaver floatplanes, a Cessna 185 floatplane, and
a Cessna 182 wheel plane. Charters, sightseeing, fly-out fishing
and hiking are all available.
Tel: 1-866-235-2155; 250-692-3229
Long Beach Helicopter
Charter services from Nanaimo, Tofino and Campbell River.
Northern Hawk Aviation
Privately-owned Vancouver based airline with scheduled and charter
services throughout BC, inlcuding; Abbotsford, Bella Bella, Nanaimo,
Port Hardy, Powell River, Tofino/Ucluelet, Trail, Vancouver, and
Vernon, and Calgary in Alberta.
Tel: 1-866-225-8181; 604-222-8132
Scheduled and charter seaplane service from South Lake Washington,
in the heart of Seattle, to the San Juan Islands, Vancouver Island,
and BC's Inside Passage. Regularly serving April Point, Big Bay,
Blind Channel, Campbell River, Dawsons Landing, Dent Island, Desolation
Sound, Echo Bay, Greenway Sound, Hakai Pass, Pierres Bay, Port McNeill,
Port Hardy, Rivers Inlet, Sullivan Bay, and Vancouver. Call for
Orca Airways offers regular scheduled flights between the Tofino/Ucluelet
Airport, Vancouver South Terminal Airport, Qualicum Beach Airport,
and the Victoria International Airport. Flying to Tofino with Orca
Airways is an experience in our luxury executive plane with first-class
comfort and leather seats.
Pacific Coastal Airlines
Scheduled service to/from Vancouver International Airport's South
Terminal: Anahim Lake, Bella Bella, Bella Coola, Campbell River,
Comox, Cranbrook, Kamloops, Masset, Penticton, Port Hardy, Powell
River, Trail, Victoria, and Williams Lake. There is also a service
between Calgary and Penticton, and Port Hardy's float plane division
serves some nearby smaller communities.
Regional 1 Airlines
Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Regional 1 Airlines provides
charters anywhere in Canada, the USA, and worldwide.
SaltSpring Air is a locally owned airline based out of Ganges on
Saltspring Island, British Columbia offering a scheduled seaplane
service between Saltspring Island, Vancouver International Airport
(YVR), Downtown Vancouver/ Vancouver Harbour, and Maple Bay on Vancouver
Island. Saltspring Air also provides seaplane flights to the many
Gulf Islands. Charter flights and scenic sightseeing flights are
available to any destination throughout the west coast of British
Tel: 1-877-537-9880 or 250-537-9880.
Service to Tofino direct from the Seattle area. Based at the south
end of Lake Washington in Renton, WA. Regular service to April Point,
Bamfield, Barkley Sound/Ucluelet, Campbell River, Esperanza Inlet,
Nuchatlitz Inlet, Tahsis, Kyuquot Sound, Nanaimo, Gulf Islands,
Nootka Sound, Port Hardy, Port McNeil/Alert Bay, Tofino, Victoria,
Desolation Sound, Powell River, BC Sunshine Coast, and the US San
Juan Islands (Lopez Island, Orcas Island, San Juan Island).
Private and corporate charter service based out of Vancouver to
destinations throughout the Pacific Northwest and the USA. Headquartered
in Salmon Arm, BC.
Tel: 1-800-663-4074: 250-832-8830
Scheduled flights serving the BC Sunshine Coast (Sechelt), Vancouver
Island (Victoria, Nanaimo), BC Gulf Islands, and the BC Lower Mainland
through the South Terminal at YVR Vancouver International Airport.
Also offering charter flights and scenic flights, including Hot
Springs Cove and Clayoquot Sound.
Vancouver Island Air
Service from Campbell River serving many of the more remote communities
of coastal British Columbia on a daily basis. Scheduled seaplane
service destinations from Campbell River: Blind Channel, Burial
Cove, Caviar Cove, Echo Bay, Farewell Harbour, Glendale Cove, Greenway
Sound, Kingcome Inlet, Lagoon Cove, Pierre's Bay, Port Neville,
and Sullivan Bay. Also offering float plane flightseeing. Twice
daily service during peak months (April to October).
West Coast Air
Scheduled floatplane services from Vancouver Downtown to Victoria
Harbour (Downtown)and Nanaimo Downtown. Charter flights out of Vancouver,
Nanaimo, Victoria or Sechelt for group scenic tours, fishing and
adventure trips, business site inspections, and cargo.
Tel: 1-800-347-2222; 604-606-6888
WestJet Airlines Ltd
Westjet serves Vancouver, Victoria, Kelowna, Prince George, Comox
and Abbotsford, with scheduled service in Canada (Calgary, Charlottetown,
Edmonton, Fort McMurray, Grande Prairie, Halifax, Hamilton, London,
Moncton, Montreal, Ottawa, Regina, Saskatoon, St. John's, Thunder
Bay, Toronto, Windsor, and Winnipeg) and to the USA (Fort Lauderdale,
Fort Myers, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Orlando, Palm Springs, Phoenix,
San Diego, San Francisco, and Tampa).
Tel: 1-800-538-5696; 403-444-2301