Travelling to Tofino

Driving

** Please note, construction ongoing for Highway 4 **

The Highway 4 Kennedy Hill Safety Improvements will be continuing throughout the Fall and Winter with daily road closures.  Keep checking the link below to look for updates in order to not impact your trip to Tofino.

Find out more about the Kennedy Hill project and traffic advisories here

From Comox (Approximate time: 3.5 hours)

  • Follow signs to Highway 19 South (the Island Highway)
  • Drive South from Comox and take the Highway 4 West.

From Victoria (Approximate time: 5 hours)

  • Drive North from Victoria on Highway 1 (the Island Highway)
  • To bypass Nanaimo take Highway 19 (exit right towards Campbell River)
  • To go through Nanaimo stay on the Highway.
  • Drive North from Nanaimo until you see the Port Alberni exit - Highway 4 West.

From Nanaimo - Departure Bay (Approximate time: 3 hours)

  • Follow the signs to get to Highway 19 North (the Island Highway)
  • Drive North from Nanaimo until you see the Port Alberni exit - Highway 4 West.

From Highway 4 West

  • Follow Highway 4 West thru Port Alberni and continue along Highway 4 until you reach the Ucluelet-Tofino junction.
  • Turn right towards Tofino on the Pacific Rim Highway.
  • Crystal Cove is about 30 km up the highway on the left.
  • We are 3 km south of the town of Tofino