2014 – New Shuttle by Water Bus to and from Ogden Point / Downtown Victoria


In an effort to reduce traffic , pollution and noise  as requested by the local James Bay community , a new option of travelling via ‘Water Shuttle’ to downtown Victoria will be piloted for the 2014 Alaska Cruise season.

Passengers will enjoy a short ‘Water Shuttle’ ride of 30 minutes which includes loading and unloading with a narration into the downtown harbour from the Ogden Point cruise terminal.

Quote: ” Apr 04, 2014

(News Release) VICTORIA — Greater Victoria Harbour Authority (GVHA) is expanding on the Victoria cruise shuttle service to include a pilot water shuttle service from Ogden Point to the Inner Harbour. The 40-passenger Victoria Harbour Ferries vessel the “Linda Mae” will shuttle cruise ship passengers and crew from the newly built multi-purpose float at Ogden Point to the Steamship Terminal float on the lower causeway ”

http://www.douglasmagazine.com/regional-news/item/18681-cruise-ship-water-bus-shuttles-ready-for-launch.html

http://www.hellobc.com/victoria/things-to-do/water-activities/cruises-boat-tours.aspx

http://www.victoriaharbourferry.com/

 

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