Getting to The Gardens

COVID-19 Update: As of 9 AM, March 26th, The Butchart Gardens is temporarily closed to the public. See details by clicking here.

Wherever you’re coming from, we’ve mapped your direct route: ferry from Seattle, bus from downtown Victoria, or fly in from the international destination of your choice. Whatever your mode of transportation, The Gardens are less than 30 minutes away.


Transportation Companies

Let the experts take care of your transportation details. Click below to see a list of companies that provide transportation packages to The Butchart Gardens from downtown Victoria, the cruise terminal, Vancouver, Seattle and more.

By Boat

If you plan to arrive on your boat, please refer to the mooring diagram detailing wharf and cove conditions. For local marina info and UTM coordinates, please refer to the wharf information below.

Our dock is intended for dinghy docking. All dinghies must depart the dock by closing time. Please follow instruction from Gardens’ staff at all times.