Getting Here

Vancouver Island Charter Fishing

Campbell River fishing is some of the best in the world. Your Vancouver Island charter fishing destination is easy to get to.  

Campbell River is mid-Vancouver Island on Highway 19, and is accessible by car, air (airport code YBL), boat, or a combination.  

Outsider Charters Inc. is conveniently located at the Coast Marina, 1003 Island Highway, Campbell River, BC, across from Tyee Plaza shopping mall and adjacent to the BC Ferries terminal for Quadra Island. 


If you’re driving from the mainland, you’ll need to take a ferry to Vancouver Island.  Once on the island, Campbell River fishing is about an hour and a half from Nanaimo and around three hours from Victoria.

BC Ferries (1-888-223-3779) has routes from:

  • Tsawwassen (Vancouver) to Swartz Bay (Victoria)
  • Tsawwassen (Vancouver) to Duke Point (Nanaimo)
  • Horseshoe Bay (Vancouver) to Departure Bay (Nanaimo)

There are several ferry options from Washington State to south Vancouver Island:


Some airlines fly directly into Campbell River, while others will get you to nearby locations on Vancouver Island. Charter fishing is readily accessible.

To Campbell River

Air Canada (1-888-247-2262)
Central Mountain Air (1-888-865-8585)
Pacific Coastal Airlines (1-800-663-2872)
Kenmore Air (1-866-435-9524)

To Comox, Victoria, and Nanaimo

Westjet (1-888-937-8538) 
Harbour Air (1-800-665-0212)

Book your Vancouver Island charter fishing adventure today