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Cruise Ship Shuttle Services (The environmentally friendly way to travel - 100% Bio-Fuel Powered!)

Effective April 1st, 2013 the Greater Victoria Harbour Authority has selected a new operator for the Victoria Cruise Terminal to Downtown Victoria shuttle service and CVS Cruise Victoria will no longer be providing this service (note Princess Cruise Line exception below). Information for this shuttle that has previously been provided on this website is no longer the most current available. For guests wishing to connect with Sightseeing Tours from downtown Victoria please visit our Cruise Terminal pickup page.


Please note that Princess Cruise Lines has contracted specifically with CVS Cruise Victoria to provide the highest quality shuttle services available to downtown Victoria for their guests. This exclusive service is available through Princess Cruise Lines as an online sale or onboard the ship. It must be pre-purchased through Princess and is not available pierside.

The Princess Cruises shuttles operate using the most modern motor coaches equipped with onboard restroom facilities, they are also able to accommodate wheelchairs, scooters and other mobility devices. These shuttle buses also operate on 100% bio-fuel and are the most environmentally friendly, lowest impact on the community option available.

Our Princess Only VIP service operates from ship arrival to 30 minutes prior to ship "all aboard" time - and departures are a minimum of every 20 minutes to and from the front of the Fairmont Empress Hotel at 721 Government Street.

For shuttle service to The Butchart Gardens please click here.


We tailor our service to ensure guests are provided efficient service and wait times are minimal - during peak times 10 minutes or less. Cruise Victoria also welcomes passengers with mobility issues, we operate Wheelchair Accessible coaches for every Princess vessel and the frequency is normally 20 minutes or less once we have been advised of the requirement. Applies to CVS Shuttle Service Only.

Shuttles start on Ship arrival and the last departure is one (1) hour prior to ship departure. All our motor coaches operate on 100% Bio-fuel and we are a founding member of the Cruise Tourism Partnership.

Cruise Victoria has been proud to offer our Cruise Ship Shuttle Bus service to Downtown Victoria since 2007 providing efficient and cost effective service for inexcess of 780,000 passengers and crew during that time. Should you have a group or wish private arrangements please contact us at 1-877-578-5552.

Download Victoria's 2013 Cruise Ship Arrival Schedule here.



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