Downtown Victoria is the local destination that’s as unique as you.
Meaning, You’ll find yourself here. And here are the many options to help find your way downtown, any day, any time.
So, what’s your best bet for getting to or around downtown?
We want everyone to enjoy their downtown experience, and encourage the use of active and sustainable modes of transportation when possible. Why? Keeps us all healthier, reduces traffic, congestion and demand for parking, making it more enjoyable for us all to enjoy being downtown.
There are so many options to find your way here and to get around once you arrive. We’ve rounded them up here to help you plan…
Did you know Downtown Victoria has amazing walk, transit, and bike scores! Check us out Downtown Victoria:
For many individuals and families, biking’s an affordable, efficient and responsible way to get around. It can be daunting at first, but here’s a manual to brush up or learn some new cycling safety skills.
Please enjoy information on current bike lanes and other city cycling information.
Don’t have a bike? There are many options to buy a bike, rent a bike or rent an electric bike. You can also power up a u-bike you spot on the sidewalk, and you’re set!
Victoria’s bus service is popular for commuters and visitors alike. BC Transit offers many schedules, and the App is great. They have even created NextRide, an SMS feature to get your bus’ real time arrival time.
Adults using a bus pass can take up to four kids 12 and under on the bus for free. Use your monthly pass, U-PASS, BC Bus Pass, and/or Eco Pass. You can also buy a day pass on-board for $5.
If you’re wanting a fun way to explore the city, there is also the Hop-On Hop-Off double decker bus. Perfect for visitors and fantastic for people with kids as well.