Sailing Schedule Adjustments Sointula Berth Work Port McNeill – Alert Bay – Sointula June 10 and June 11, 2015

As planned with the ongoing Sointula terminal upgrade project, there are some mid-day sailing adjustments for Wednesday June 10 and Thursday June 11, 2015 on the Port McNeill-Alert Bay-Sointula route.   

To accommodate commissioning and crew training at the new Sointula berth, the following sailings have been cancelled:

Leave Port McNeill                                 Leave Alert Bay                               Cancelled

11:35 am                                                        12:20 pm                                June 10 and June 11

1:10 pm                                                                                                           June 10 and June 11

Water taxi service will replace the above sailings to accommodate foot passengers. The water taxi will operate out of the following locations:

  • Port McNeil Harbour (beside BC Ferries terminal)
  • Alert Bay Village Wharf (across from the Village office)
  • Sointula Harbour (Rough Bay Marina)

BC Ferries staff will be available at each location to provide direction and assistance.

For more details regarding the Sointula Upgrade, please visit:

BC Ferries apologizes for any inconvenience the schedule changes may have and looks forward to completion of the third terminal upgrade for the Port McNeill-Sointula-Alert Bay route in Summer 2015.

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