"De-parochializing Political Theory"
Victoria Travel Information
Map of Victoria
Map of UVic
Arriving by Air
The conference organizers will be providing some transportation to and from the airport by bus, shuttle or volunteer drivers. If you would like to be picked up at the airport, please let us know your flight number and arrival time as soon as possible.
The Airporter provides daily ½ hour service to and from the airport to all hotels in Greater Victoria. When you arrive in Victoria, you will find the AKAL Airport Shuttle booth in the arrivals area, where they will take your name and payment. They will wait for you to collect your bags before departing for downtown. You can also pre-book reservations with the Airport Shuttle service for pick-up when heading back to the airport at: 1-877-386-2525.
Taxis are available at the airport and a one-way trip costs approximately $60. Empress Taxi/Yellow Cabs of Victoria can be reached at: (250) 381-2222.
Surface transportation between Vancouver and Victoria takes about four or five hours (because you need to take a ferry). It is usually much more expensive to buy a separate air ticket between Vancouver and Victoria than to book all the way through.
Arriving by Ferry
For ferry schedules and details see the BC Ferries website.