Granville Island ferry and water taxi dock

The water taxis and our ferry to Bowen Island  are located at the west end of Granville Island.  As you enter Granville Island, make a left at the first road, this will take you to a three-way stop, there turn left and continue towards the market. Go towards the big yellow building directly in front of you is “Bridge’s Restaurant”. This is where the three-hour surface parking is available.

To go to the dock, proceed down ramp marked "ferry dock" on the right Side of Bridges Restaurant.  Once at the bottom of the ramp, turn right and we are just past the False Creek Ferries.

Coal Harbour

We depart from the Harbour Green Dock at the foot of Bute Street, directly to the West of the Harbour Air float planes. 


Snug Cove, Bowen Island

We pick up and drop off from the Government Dock directly to the right of the BC Ferries loading dock.  Walk through the covered area to the ramp and down to the dock.



Parking information:

Outside parking is free but limited to 3 hours maximum. If you are planning to stay on Bowen Island for more than 2 hours, you must use pay parking. You can use one of the five pay parking lots on Granville Island and purchase tickets there. The cost is $3.50 per hour or $15.00 for the day. The machine accepts credit cards and coins. There are five pay parking lots available around Granville Island.

Public Transit information:

Coal Harbour dock: The Coal Harbour dock is located at walking distance from the Waterfront Skytrain and Seabus stations.

Granville Island: Granville Island is accessible from downtown with the 050 Translink bus to False Creek that goes down Granville Street from downtown.

You can also take the Aquabus from Yaletown (accessible from downtown with the Canada Line) or the False Creek Ferry from Science World (accessible via the Millenium Line)