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Harbour Air Seaplanes

Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 2C6, Canada
+1 800-665-0212
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Come aboard for a scenic seaplane flight and experience an authentic west coast way of life! Out here, this is how we travel for work, for fun & sometimes just for the view! Join us for a tour or scheduled flight today and see BC the way we do. You've come all the way west, the only direction left to go is up!
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“minute flight” (36 reviews)
Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 2C6, Canada
+1 800-665-0212
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I have twice in the last few years found myself in need to transfer between Victoria and Vancouver. I can honesty say the experience in both cases was a delight and far more pleasant than the same route offered on the big two airlines. I...More

Thank efly
Reviewed 2 days ago

This review is the Harbour Air Fly N Dine tour to Bowen Island offered by Harbour Air. It costs about $291 including taxes. Harbour Air offers a variety of tours in addition to regularly scheduled services to a number of destinations on Vancouver Island and...More

Thank SeanOden
Reviewed 4 days ago

We booked a plane to take us to Victoria and then a coach and ferry home at a cost of $279 per adult. The flight was excellent and it was such a clear day you got an excellent view of all the islands as you...More

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Thank Lyndsay F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We think this was our number 1 fun thing to do in Vancouver. The 30 minute harbour flight was perfect. Try to pick a sunny day..views are spectacular. The pilot will take pictures of you and your group ..if u have one after the flight....More

Thank EuroVacationer
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you have never been up (or down) in a float plane time to try. A bit squashed but it was worth it. The views were great but no commentary from the pilot.

Thank Simon F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband is an airplane fanatic, so even though this was a pricey venture, no doubt we were splurging. We did the 20 minute ride around the harbour - perfect for me, a nervous flyer, and enough time for my airplane crazy husband to get...More

Thank carly_stum
Reviewed 6 days ago

Has to be the best thing we did in Vancouver! Amazing views and just a great time. Booked on line and arrived to be greeted by a Mancunian pilot! Check in was dead easy and off we went in our De Havilland Beaver float plane....More

Thank Ian G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved this 30 minute flight in Victoria. Our 7 year old was very excited about being on a sea plane, it was fun for adults too and we really enjoyed the views of the city. Pilot was very friendly and took time to chat...More

Thank Sinead F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful time, took a seaplane to Snug Cove and had dinner at Doc Morgans, caught the ferry back and then a stretch limo took us back to our hotel. Amazing!!!!!More

Thank Scott W
HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Air Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Scott W, Thank you so much for your 5 star review and recommendation! We are thrilled you loved your experience on the Vancouver Fly and Dine Tour to Bowen Island with us! What a wonderful way to spend an evening! On behalf of all...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want to get to the island without the hassle of ferries this is the way to go. Great checkin process. Half an hour of a beautiful scenic ride and you're there. Beautiful ride.More

Thank Goldwingman
HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Air Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Goldwingman, Thank you so much for your 5-star review and recommendation! We are so pleased you enjoyed your quick and convenient flight with us. We agree, it is a beautiful flight! On behalf of all of us, we hope to welcome you back on...More

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Sarah G
If I booked a 20 min flight as a surprise for my husband, is there someplace for me to sit and wait?
22 June 2017|
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Response from HarbourAirSeaplanes | Property representative |
Dear Sarah G, Thank you for your question. Absolutely! We have a beautiful lounge and outdoor patio where you may wait. Depending on which location you are flying from, we have different amenities available and you will be... More
We're coming in July and want to fly to Victoria, is there any major difference if we fly from Vancouver harbour or Southern Vancouver? Thanks
8 June 2017|
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Response from HarbourAirSeaplanes | Property representative |
Hi 05kats, Thanks for your question. As mentioned by others, the location of the terminals are about 35-40 minutes apart so it would depend on which was closer to where you were staying. Although there are a few... More
What are the seat sizes like? we have two larger adults with us. we want to make sure it will be comfortable for them
25 April 2017|
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Response from HarbourAirSeaplanes | Property representative |
Dear RubyR1111, Thank you for your question. As mentioned by Brad S, we have 3 different aircraft and the seating configuration is slightly different in each. The seating in our Single and Twin Otters, offer 1 single... More