Charter seaplane flights to and from Tahsis on Vancouver Island, British Columbia.
We offer direct charter service to Tahsis, BC from Seattle. Why drive when you can fly there in a little less than 3 hours? Our Dehavilland Beaver DHC-2 seaplanes can accommodate up to six passengers (depending on passenger size and weight) and our Dehavilland DHC-3 Turbine Otter seats up to ten passengers. Chartering the aircraft allows you to leave on your schedule.
We recommend departure times from Seattle to be at the earliest of 9:30 am due to the coastal fog that is common during the summer months. Enroute time from Seattle, including your Canadian customs stop in Nanaimo BC, is approximately 3 hours on your scenic trip across Vancouver Island to Tahsis, BC. Your return from Tahsis, BC will be direct to Seattle, depending on weather conditions. Generally, the two hour return trip will be down the scenic West Coast of Vancouver Island. We generally clear US Customs at our facility in Renton.
For Seattle Tahsis Flights, please call or inquire about a flight via our online form.
Available per seat flight days are Thursdays and Sundays from June to September for $549 per person one way or $1098 round trip.
Seattle departures and arrivals are into the Renton Municipal Airports Seaplane Base located on the south end of Lake Washington. We offer the best connection to and from Seattle Tacoma International Airport. We do provide a free shuttle to the Seattle Airport on your arrival!