Sointula on Malcolm Island is located off the shores of Port McNeill on Vancouver Island. Our island community is about 463 km north of Victoria on Highway 1. Highway 1 ends in Campbell River and continues on as Hwy 19 
(North Island Hwy) for 200 km to the BC Ferries Port McNeill terminal.

Please refer to the BC Ferries Port McNeill - Alert Bay - Sointula (Vancouver Island-Cormorant Island-Malcolm Island) route for schedules and rates.

Crossing Time: /Distance:
- Sointula to Port McNeill: 25 min/5.5 nautical miles

For information on the bus from Vancouver to Port McNeill, see the Greyhound info here.


For flight schedules between Vancouver and Port Hardy (1/2 hour north of Port McNeill), see here.