Cheap flights from Nanaimo Harbour Airport

Nanaimo enjoys a central location on beautiful Vancouver Island, which is famed for its spectacular natural scenery, lush forests, and abundant wildlife. With a relaxed and laid back lifestyle, Nanaimo makes for a popular getaway destination for people from the nearby larger cities of Vancouver and Victoria. Furthermore, it is a very quick flight or ferry ride to Vancouver, especially from the Nanaimo Harbour Water Airport. With the opportunity to take a seaplane to Vancouver and other destinations in British Columbia, the Nanaimo Harbour Water Airport is a great way for travelling from Nanaimo quickly and easily. You are invited to check out the whole month search tool from Skyscanner to find out when the cheapest times to fly from Nanaimo Harbour Airport are.

Airlines That Fly Out of Nanaimo Harbour Airport

As a water airport, Nanaimo Harbour Airport can only handle small seaplanes with a capacity of up to 15 people. As a result, you will only find a handful of carriers operating out of the airport, almost all of which fly to Vancouver Harbour or Vancouver Airport. Airlines that currently fly out of Nanaimo Harbour Airport are :

  • Harbour Air
  • Helijet
  • Kenmore Air
  • Seair Seaplanes
  • Tofino Air
  • West Coast Air

Where Is Popular to Fly to?

Almost all of the flights from Nanaimo Harbour Airport fly to either Vancouver Harbour or Vancouver Airport. Vancouver Harbour is ideal if you want to visit the city of Vancouver itself, since it enjoys a central location right in Downtown Vancouver. While in Canada's West Coast metropolis you can check out the many sights, including beautiful Stanley Park with its green space and the world famous Vancouver Aquarium. You can also take a stroll along English Bay and enjoy some great food and shopping in the city's neighbourhoods, such as Gastown, Chinatown, and more.

If, on the other hand, you are looking to fly further abroad then consider a flight to Vancouver Airport, which has connections to cities throughout Canada, the United States, and the broader Pacific Rim. There is also seasonal service to Tofino on Vancouver Island's west coast, which offers phenomenal whale watching, surfing, and access to the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve. Finally,  there is service to Kenmore in Washington State, which provides easy access to Seattle and the region's natural wonders. Check out Skyscanner's route map to get an idea of some of the inspiring destination you can reach from Nanaimo Harbour Airport.

Getting to Nanaimo Harbour Airport

Nanaimo Harbour Airport is located on the waterfront right in Downtown Nanaimo. Chances are that if you are staying in a hotel in central Nanaimo then you can reach the airport by walking or by taking a quick taxi ride. As with most of Vancouver Island, the car is the preferred method of transportation in Nanaimo. You can even rent a car at Nanaimo Harbour Airport at a special rate, which is ideal if you are planning on flying back to Nanaimo. The Harbour Airport is also within walking distance of the ferry terminal if you are arriving in Nanaimo by boat.

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.