Shuttle Service

Shuttle service from Victoria daily. Come up for the day!

Sunfest is happy to offer shuttle service to and from Laketown Ranch from the following locations:

• Cowichan Exhibition Grounds
• Island Savings Center
• Lake Cowichan
• Youbou – please note that shuttle service to and from Youbou has been canceled for Sunday, July 31. Please contact the local taxi for service.



Victoria to Sunfest Shuttle Schedule Pickup:

10:45 – Pick up at Capital City Station Downtown Victoria
11:00 – Depart Downtown
11:20 – Pick up Mid-Town (location TBA)
11:35 – Depart for Casino
12:00 – Pick up at Royal Canadian Casino Park & Ride
12:15 – Depart for Sunfest
14:00 – Drop off at Sunfest

Sunfest to Victoria Drop off:

Bus will depart Sunfest grounds at 23:30 after main act.

*Will drop off in reverse order of pick ups.

$50 round trip (per day). Includes a special gift from Wilson’s & Sunfest.

Lake Cowichan Schedule:

Shuttles will be running non-stop between Lake Town Ranch and Lake Cowichan between the hours of:

THURSDAY: 12pm-1230am

FRIDAY: 1030am-1230am

SATURDAY: 1030am-1230am

SUNDAY: 1030am-1230am

Board the shuttles in Lake Cowichan near the Country Grocer.

$10 round trip or $5 per way.

*Shuttles to Youbou will run hourly between 10am and 7pm – Friday, Saturday and Sunday

$5 per way.

Cowichan Ex & Island Savings Schedule:


Shuttles run from 14:00-01:00

Cow Ex – Laketown Ranch

Departing every hour on the hour from each location.

Island Savings Center – Laketown Ranch

Departing every 45 mins starting at 14:00


Shuttles run from 14:00-01:00

Cow Ex – Laketown Ranch

Departing every 45 mins starting at 14:00

Island Savings Center – Laketown Ranch

Departing every 30 mins starting at 14:00

$15 round trip or $10 each way.

Shuttle Service FAQs

Shuttles will run between 2pm and 1am, Thursday – Sunday. Stay tuned for specific departure times from each pick up/drop off location.

Shuttle travel times from Cowichan Exhibition Grounds and Island Savings Centre can be up to 30 minutes.

Travel time from Lake Cowichan and Youbou are approximately 15 minutes.

You will have to walk about 350 metres.

Yes, you can bring your foldable lawn chair.

The final shuttles will depart Laketown Ranch at 1:00 am

We cannot accurately predict how long it will be, but please be assured that we will work very hard to get the buses out as quickly as possible.

From Island Savings Centre and Cow Exhibition Grounds – $15 round trip or $10 each way.
From Lake Cowichan and Youbou – $10 round trip or $5 per way.

* Shuttles are cash only and purchased the day of our ride.

No, the shuttles will not be making any extra stops. To find out if the hotel or campground you are staying at offers a shuttle service please contact them directly.

Stay tuned for Ride Share and additional shuttle information coming soon!
Arrange a safe ride home from the shuttle drop off locations.

Local Taxi numbers are:

  • Duncan Taxi: 250-746-4444
  • Cobble Hill Taxi: 250-743-5555
  • Country Cabs: 250-746-0009
  • Go Taxi! : 250-324-2236